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Sig 556 problem child...Feeler before I send it in...

Discussion in 'Rifle Classifieds' started by Unka-Boo, Feb 24, 2013.

  1. Unka-Boo

    Unka-Boo Milwaukie Active Member

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    Full disclosure: This rifle has not been 100% for me, it's overly picky with mags and only runs well with full power 5.56 ammo. It completely choked on my hand loads ( that ran 100% in the old AR ).

    I know I could send it in to Sig and see if they'll warranty it, but I'm tired of dumping money into it, honestly.

    For this reason, I'm asking the $900 I paid for it...no gouging, no profiteering, no surprises.

    Just realize, that it is NOT a reliable gun in my mind, and priced accordingly in this market.

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    I will include one used GI 30 round mag with it. Do not low ball, please, reality says if you're patient, you can send it in and have a new rifle in a few months ( if you find it doesn't work for you ).

    For trades: I will be going off " pre-stupid " pricing...your $350 police trade in G22 is not gonna get this straight across...;)

    Looking for :

    Basic Del-Ton or similar AR-15 ( the one you built for $500 last summer )

    Glock 22, 23 or 17 plus cash.

    .223 Saiga, converted or not, with mags

    SAR or WASR 3 with mags

    Remington 11-48 plus cash

    Savage 93 in .17HMR ( preferably lefty! ) , plus cash

    Garand

    M1 Carbine

    throw me some ideas

    NO SKSs!!!!!!!

    Really......I have had enough already....please....no SKS...please....:laugh:

    ETA: Want to keep this FTF in the Portland Metro area for now.

    Eta 2: Been a crazy amount of PMs, as you can guess, I will try and answer everyone tonight after work, thanks!
     
  2. Trailboss

    Trailboss Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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  3. FireArm

    FireArm Beavercreek 97004 Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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  4. Cooler

    Cooler Vancouver New Member

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    Still avabilble?
     
  5. KTM530XCW

    KTM530XCW Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Trade for sks?
     
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  6. KTM530XCW

    KTM530XCW Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Seriously though, it is a super nice SKS. Perhaps the nicest around.
     
  7. doobee8

    doobee8 Salem, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    pm'd offer
     
  8. samuelm16

    samuelm16 se pdx Well-Known Member

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    Trade for sks? haha spit my beer out in a large spray across my living room now that was a knee slapper
     
  9. captqc

    captqc Tigard Silver Supporter Silver Supporter

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  10. Eddywangchang

    Eddywangchang pnw Active Member

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  11. KTM530XCW

    KTM530XCW Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Its got the full tapco set of accessories. Its bacically an AK...
     
  12. rockstardrnkr

    rockstardrnkr Vancouver Active Member

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    I have several trade offers for you if interested
     
  13. snew

    snew Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    I'd send it to Sig and then get what market value. You're leaving a lot on the table with your tiredess and pangs of conscience. I suspect you know that already the way your inbox blew up though.
     
  14. Murdoc

    Murdoc Salem,OR Member

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    Have you adjusted the piston
     
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