Packwood swap meet comng up!

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by rdb241, May 18, 2009.

  1. rdb241

    rdb241
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    Memorial day weekend. The entire city of Packwood turns into a swap meet. I have seen LOTS of guns up there and No paperwork. I have seen everything from revolvers to a Stag Arms AR-15. Even a Cetme. I bought a Yugo SKS last year. Reloading stuff, taxidermy stuff, hunting stuff. Loads of tools, antiques,and your usual collector BS. Prices may vary. I start at one end of town and go down one side of the street and then come back in the other side. Last year it took about 8 hours to see it all. Get there early on Saturday!
     
  2. slythorne

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    I haven't seen many up there :huh:.... but I will be up there anyways for the weekend. If you can, Friday is a better day to get there as that is when most sellers are first setting up, and then if you can, come back the next day too! :thumbup:
     
  3. rdb241

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    Thanx for the info...I have had good luck getting up there early on Saturday! Last year on the same weekend there was guite a few firearms of all sorts. Plus related stuff. I don't get off of work until 1:30pm and leaving from Puyallup there would not be enough time to see everything. If you are up there on Friday...save me some good stuff :thumbup:
     
  4. slythorne

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    I'm still a poor newb when it comes to firearms. I will be arriving Thursday to set up with pretty empty pockets :laugh: "Loads of tools, antiques,and your usual collector BS" is mine and my parents specialty, mostly the BS :D
     
  5. emanon

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    Sounds great! I'll see if I can make it up there for a look-see. :)
     
  6. needs2hunt

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    I'll be shopping all day Saturday... looking for any ammo that i might come upon for a good price...:thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: plus looking for a 8 to 10 hp outboard... and whatever the wife might want...:bluelaugh::bluelaugh::bluelaugh:
     
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    Just FYI, while the numbers of vendors he mentions is correct, the pics are just of his lot only. There are vendors stretched out along at least a mile of highway thru Packwood, and at least 5 good sized lots full of vendors. His lot is one of the larger ones and on the east end of the event.
     
  9. rdb241

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    It's here again this weekend! Yahoo.......I can't wait to see what I may find up there.....
     

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