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Discussion in 'Events & Get Togethers' started by coloneltim, Aug 28, 2010.

  1. coloneltim

    coloneltim Korvallistan Member

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    Collectors West has rented the smaller building at the Albany Expo Center for the last weekend in September. It will be half the size pf the ARPC show but a gunshow none the less.

    Tim
     
  2. Dan-Dee Sales Inc

    Dan-Dee Sales Inc Sweet Home, Oregon, United States Active Member

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    Well that is interesting. They have not updated their website yet.
     
  3. ABG/CORVALLISGUNS

    ABG/CORVALLISGUNS CORVALLIS,OREGON Member

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    I called Marla, Let her now to add to schedule. It was a last minute deal for her.
     
  4. Dizle

    Dizle albany, oregon Member

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    is this gonna be worth goin to?
     
  5. MrNatural

    MrNatural Oregon Well-Known Member

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    If you're in Albany, maybe.

    Probably not worth driving for. Collectors West has a reputation to live down to.

    Beanie babies, beef jerky, eyeglass cleaner, western art, flea market junk. Smaller hall to boot.

    No thanks. I'll wait for the ARPC Spring show.
     
  6. coctailer

    coctailer Portland, OR/Hastings, MI/Vancouver,WA I run with scissors.

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    They are sold out.

    I can't get tables to sell guns because the Vibrating Pillow lady reserved before me.
     
  7. jdub75

    jdub75 PNW Well-Known Member

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    LOL.
    I have sworn off paying admission for any shows until the next ARPC show. From Lebanon to Bend, the rest are just lame with worse or the same deals & inventory my local shops offer.
     
  8. deadeye

    deadeye Albany,OR. Moderator Staff Member

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    Collectors West shows are a waste of time normally let alone in a smaller version.
     
  9. oregonswamper

    oregonswamper Salem Active Member

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    Ill be there with the same amount of ammo and the same prices as if it was the arpc show.
     
  10. 2gr8dgs

    2gr8dgs oregon Active Member

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    This was one show I looked forward to all year. I bet most people go to the show without knowing its being put on by a different host. that is... until they've paid & get inside.
     
  11. glockguy

    glockguy Albany Oregon Well-Known Member

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    i May go perhaps... maybe I'll find a gun i cant live with out lol
     
  12. coctailer

    coctailer Portland, OR/Hastings, MI/Vancouver,WA I run with scissors.

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    Oregonswamper is selling me a couple of his tables, so it looks like I am in luck!!!:thumbup:

    The only bad thing is that if I make any money, I'll probably just spend it on ammo from Oregonswamper.:laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh:
     
  13. STNOSU

    STNOSU Corvallis Member

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    Is it just Sat? I saw on the calender 9am tomorrow so does that mean its just move in or its open tomorrow?
     
  14. oregonswamper

    oregonswamper Salem Active Member

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    I also did a double take at the calender on the website. If you look at the days it shows Sunday as the last day in the row before it starts over again if that makes sense. 9am on sat is when it starts.
     
  15. cyclesarge

    cyclesarge Eugene OR, DUH! We're ALL in the NORTHWEST Well-Known Member

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    How much will your 147gr Winchester Super X 9mm ammo be?:D
     
  16. oregonswamper

    oregonswamper Salem Active Member

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    the 147gr 9mm subsonic should be around between 100 to 110 for 500rds for Northwest members except coctailer gets to pay double for everything :D. Hope to see some of you guys there. Even if you don't buy ammo please stop by and introduce yourself.
     
  17. CWI guy

    CWI guy Portland Member

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  18. CWI guy

    CWI guy Portland Member

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    Vendor list for the Albany Gun Show this weekend: Aloha Surplus, Jerry Waisanen Guns, Two Bears Glock, CNS Accessories, Keith's Sporting Goods, NW Ammo, ABG Guns, Albany Guns and Coins, NW Sporting Goods, RCW Arms, Oak Grove Ventures, Past Tenths Arms, Rogue River Trading Post, The Vest Guy, Air Gun Supply, Herb's Guns, BDI Ammo, Hawk Eye Optics, Scope Shield Covers, Troy Oz Knifes, Ron's Sporting Goods, Fort Knox Safes, Mountain View Safes, and many more vendors with tables of guns and knives! No Junk! Welcome to Collectors West Gun and Knife Shows
     
  19. coctailer

    coctailer Portland, OR/Hastings, MI/Vancouver,WA I run with scissors.

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    Welcome to the site!!!

    I was a bit surprised today to discover there were no flea-market tables. Is that by design?
    I know it's been one of the main complaints.

    The show is a lot better than I expected. All guns and ammo related.:thumbup:
     
  20. trainwreck

    trainwreck salem Member

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    just talked to my wife. she is there buying ammo from oregon swamper as i type this.