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Paid way too much...unfired though

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by rick49, May 14, 2016.

  1. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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  2. nwwoodsman

    nwwoodsman Vernonia Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    Paid too much? Money comes and goes but guns are forever.
     
  3. MountainBear

    MountainBear Sweet Home, OR Well-Known Member

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    It's beautiful, and I would hope you mean unfired since its restoration.
     
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  4. Medic!

    Medic! What just happened? Has eagle eyes. But cant remember what he saw. Bronze Supporter

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    You never pay to much.
    You just buy too soon.;)

    In ten years you'll be glad you did it. Beautiful gun!
     
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  5. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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    Yep new criterion barrel op rod rear sight and the walnut tiger furniture plus DGR sling all new springs legal for CMP comps
     
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  7. MountainBear

    MountainBear Sweet Home, OR Well-Known Member

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    Sexy bubblegum.
     
  8. NWGunner

    NWGunner Salem Active Member

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    I usually avoid full price or paying to much like the plague....but that's one sexy rifle! No cure for that!
     
  9. etrain16

    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Damn...drool worthy for sure! Consider it a very long term investment. I'm jealous!
     
  10. Mikej

    Mikej Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Beautiful fire arm! Buuuut, who DOESN'T have guns in their safes they paid too much for? Pffftt.
     
  11. IronMonster

    IronMonster Free Idaho! Opinionated Member Lifetime Supporter

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    Better to pay too much for the right gun than find out you paid to little and got something less than what you really wanted.

    In a year or two you will forget about paying a bit extra and all will be good.
     
  12. Stomper

    Stomper Ungovernable! Become Ungovernable! Gold Supporter

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    Buy once, cry once... one of the biggest (and longest to finally accept) of life's lessons.


    Absolutely gorgeous M1!!
     
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  13. Velzey

    Velzey Estacada, Oregon Gunsmith Gunsmith Bronze Vendor Bronze Supporter

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    Ok, we need more photos of that beauty! That stock is incredible..:eek:

    Is that a DGR stock? The Parkerizing looks a little light colored to be done by DGR.
     
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  14. orygun

    orygun West Linn Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Agreed. Beautiful rifle.
     
  15. Capn Jack

    Capn Jack Wet-Stern Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I remember reading once.....

    "Dear Lord, when I die, please don't let my wife sell my guns for what I told her
    I paid for them."
     
  16. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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    Good eye Velzey. DGW did all the work including a trigger job. What do you want to see in picks? I'll do my best with a cellphone
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  17. Velzey

    Velzey Estacada, Oregon Gunsmith Gunsmith Bronze Vendor Bronze Supporter

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    How about the opposite side, and from the rear/above looking down!
    DGR does about the best work around, well next to my restorations!:)
     
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    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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  19. Medic!

    Medic! What just happened? Has eagle eyes. But cant remember what he saw. Bronze Supporter

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    I got bad LUST for this beauty!


    Please come up with some crazy price. And sell me that gun!
    I want to pay too much for it to! :s0140:
     
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  20. rick49

    rick49 Lewis Well-Known Member

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    This rifle has a serial # 455xx, that is pre war. The receiver has never been touched. Worked perfect prior to it's makeover from 308 to 06.
     
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