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best inexpensive gun, Your last best deal

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by obamayesiam, May 22, 2010.

  1. obamayesiam

    obamayesiam oregon coast New Member

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    I am a sucker for inexpensive guns. Not cheap, I hate those, some of my former ones are now resting at the bottom of the ocean. I love surplus rifles, mosins, sks, yugo ect. My last best purcase was a marlin795 22 cal. $120 with a 25 dollar rebate. I am amazed how good it shoots. What is your last best deal?
     
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  2. toobigtofail

    toobigtofail PDX Member

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    Not my last best deal, but one of my favorites... In the early nineties I bought a Browning Buckmark .22 pistol for $150 from a gun shop in California. I've spent more trigger time on this gun than any other. Rarely a problem, nothing I couldn't bang out myself. Now, I probably have about 15k rounds through it. Accurate as heck, fun to shoot, cheap... what's not to like?
     
  3. Gunner3456

    Gunner3456 Salem Well-Known Member

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    Any gun I bought in the 70's is looking pretty good right now, lol. :)
     
  4. Seafarinman

    Seafarinman Washington State Member

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    I bought a Mosin Nagant M1891/30 for $79, and an M44 carbine with Mojo microclick sights for $160 at the gun show. Also picked up a Mossberg 817 .17HMR for $149 at Dick's Sporting goods.
     
  5. toobigtofail

    toobigtofail PDX Member

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    How do you like the mojo sights for the Mosin?
     
  6. jasparseed1@yahoo.com

    jasparseed1@yahoo.com Lebanon Member

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    12 gauge Benilli Cameo 200.00 with chokes and case
     
  7. Seafarinman

    Seafarinman Washington State Member

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    I haven't fired the M44 yet, but I can tell that it will be a lot easier to see the target. I ordered the AK rear sight for my AK and installed it yesterday. I am hoping to take them out this weekend if the weather holds up.
     
  8. d1esel

    d1esel Ridgefield WA. Member

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    Remington 870 on sale at Bi Mart for $225.
     
  9. Gunner3456

    Gunner3456 Salem Well-Known Member

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    Defensive or bird? I didn't see that in an ad - must unadvertised?
     
  10. toobigtofail

    toobigtofail PDX Member

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    Good stuff. I am also hoping for good weather so I can try out my new M44. Cheers.
     
  11. bugeye

    bugeye Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I got a Savage Mark 2, wood stock 22 rifle for $140 on Black Friday last year. It has become my favorite 100 yard rifle and seems to shoot better than 2moa groups all day as long as the wind is under 10mph, given some decent brick ammo. I can shoot it all day, it never overheats, it never complains, and is happy with $20 brick ammo.
     
  12. d1esel

    d1esel Ridgefield WA. Member

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    28” barrel with synthetic stock. This was about 8 or 9 years ago.
     
  13. parsons_12b

    parsons_12b LaPine Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I got a 1911 one time for $250
     
  14. RobertJ.

    RobertJ. Seaside, OR Member

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    Two weeks ago I bought a High Standard Sentinel .22lr, Came with the original box w/ papers, and a George Lawrence holster, for $150. It's my new "tackle box" gun.
     
  15. shoggoth80

    shoggoth80 Greater Seattle Area Member

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    Dual dated MO marked Mosin Nagant M91/30 for $90. Worth a fair clip more than that, and really interesting. Shoots nice as well.
     
  16. MountainBear

    MountainBear Sweet Home, OR Well-Known Member

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    I bought a CZ Model 1945 in great condition a few gun shows again for $100. Now resides in my pocket full-time.
     
  17. jordanvraptor

    jordanvraptor Oregon City, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Winchester 1892 made in 1894. It is a .44-40 saddle ring carbine. I like it just because it is 116 years old and I can still take it out and shoot it if I want. It is actually the oldest gun in my collection. I sell, trade and buy new ones but this one has been with me for over 15 years so that says something. Its not really collectible because it had been refinished and the blueing is pretty much gone but I like its character and what it might have been through... :)
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  18. NUCLEARMJ

    NUCLEARMJ Lafayette/Hillsboro Member

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    i got a FEG SMC-380, nice little semi auto pocket gun for $120 a couple years back, nice gun shoots straight, easy to clean, but rounds are getting harder to come by right now.
     
  19. Kimber Custom

    Kimber Custom Vancouver, WA Bronze Vendor Bronze Vendor

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    I bought an SKS about 10/12 years ago for $79.
     
  20. ruger45blackhawk

    ruger45blackhawk milwaukie Active Member

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    Smith and Wesson 12-3 38 special 4" barrel 95% for $100.00