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  1. Colt-Smithing
    Can anyone tell me the tap & die sizes for an early Colt Detective or where they may be purchased? Thank you, Merry Christmas.
  2. Colt Revolvers
    Just thought you all would like to see the only 1st gen Original Buntline special ever seen that’s not a flat top Documented by Colt and fine condition for being over 132 years old The buntline special that’s one serial number away from mine brought 550,000.00 at rock island auction Enjoy the...
  3. Colt Revolvers
    I saw this one pop up and was excited. Seller states the finish is original, but I checked with Tyler at Colt Archives to verify this, and he informed me that it shipped out with blue finish originally. I know to some of you pros it's obvious, but I just wanted to let you guys know in case...
  4. Colt Revolvers
    I'm in the market for a .22 Bankers Special. I've done quite a bit of research through old auctions from over the years from different sites. Gunbroker, icollector, invaluable.com, liveauctioneers, rockisland, etc. I think I've got a decent idea, but it's sort of hard to figure out what a fair...
  5. Colt-Smithing
    I have a 1968 Colt Detective Special suffering from light primer strikes. After some research, I determined it might be the mainspring having been weakened, so I bought a new old stock spring and had a gunsmith swap it out for the old mainspring in the gun. After I went to pick it up, they told...
  6. Colt Revolvers
    A few months ago I posted a few pictures of a gun I inherited from my grandfather...a Fitzgerald Special. I got some amazing replies, including one from the owner of coltautos.com showing a picture of JH Fitzgerald holding what looks like the actual gun! I sent out to Colt for some authenticity...
  7. Colt Revolvers
    I am looking for some clarification about my Colt Official Police .38 Special ctg . Proofhouse.com indicates that my Colt was made in 1961. No Problem. But the Gun Codes and Markings section gave me this for the ctg: ctg WW-II German ordnance code assigned to Karlshutte Waldenburg, Altwasser...
  8. Colt Revolvers
    hi all im new to the forum (although a lurker) and had a question for all the colt gurus, i have come across a colt special lady to help a buddy who bought it for his ex wife in 1998 and never shot it. so it is a safe queen that has been shot a handful of rounds. ive searched and searched for a...
  9. Colt Revolvers
    I dont know alot about the gun. I bought it for 350 because someone couldnt get grips on. I payed grandfather 100 to engrave it. (Robert Valade)Fixed grips and cleaned it up. I want to know if my 500$ was worth it?????
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