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First gun of '09

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by jakk586, Jan 21, 2009.

  1. jakk586

    jakk586 Astoria, Or Active Member

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    Picked her up today. 1957 manufactured Winchester model 88. 308 win. The stock is cracked but serviceable. Good bore, strong rifling. Missing front sight hood and sling swivles. Action is slick as butter. $329 otd at Nopp's. Rifles don't usually get my motor runnin', but i really like this rifle. It's a bit rough and needs some tlc, but a shootable pre-'64 at that price is comin' home with me. everyone feel free to add your first '09 to this thread.

    http://www.thehighroad.org/attachment.php?attachmentid=91442&d=1232602843
     
  2. shooter

    shooter Ridgefield Member

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    Nice buy.
    My first gun of the new year...Springfield EMP .9mm
     
  3. Sun195

    Sun195 Pugetropolis, WA Well-Known Member

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    My first gun of this year was a Dan Wesson Commander Bobtail in .45
     
  4. Rix

    Rix Tacoma Active Member

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    yugo sks
    rem model 11
    ruger pc4
    :D
     
  5. madcratebuilder

    madcratebuilder Ardenwald, OR Well-Known Member

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    New year is off to a good start, two revolvers and three rifles.
     
  6. Bend

    Bend Central OR Member

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    Older gun to me but with a new configuration. 12g Browning A5 shotgun with syn stocks and a 20 inch ribbed barrel with Highviz sights.
     
  7. Ryan

    Ryan Beaverton Or Member

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    First of the year was a Stainless Ruger 10/22.
     
  8. squareguy

    squareguy beaverton,oregon Member

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    remington 870 express hd
     
  9. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    1951 vintage Colt Government model 45.
     
  10. probasco

    probasco abeaversboro Member

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    winchester 98 large loop lever in 30-30
     
  11. Bohican

    Bohican Salem New Member

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    G-21, there's a gratuitous pic of it in the other hobbies pic thread. I'm thinking either g30 or a colt woodsman tapered barrel for the next.
     
  12. daddio

    daddio portland Member

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    Didn't buy a gun but, got a lot of cool furniture for my AR-15 carbine.
     
  13. jdiazmtx

    jdiazmtx beaverton...surrounded by suburbans Member

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    bought a rock river entry tactical....bulgarian ak47...and a kimber stainless custom....
     
  14. sparky

    sparky far north New Member

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    ruger number 1A 7X57
     
  15. aquariumjunky

    aquariumjunky Albany, Oregon Active Member

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    First gun of 2009 was a Ruger PC9 that was LNIB with 6 magazines 4 of them factory 15 rounders that had never been used. (i think I scored big time)

    Second gun I am hoping for a .357 revolver keep going back and forth between waiting longer for a smith or getting a taurus that I can basically afford new now ????


    Steven