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Would you pay $6000.00 for a custom m&p?

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by Oklahomie, Jun 28, 2013.

  1. Oklahomie

    Oklahomie Marysville Active Member

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  2. Riot

    Riot Benton County, Washington Well-Known Member

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    Like New In Box custom M&P for 6k? It sounds like I need to spruce up a Mosin Nagant and put a 5k reserve on it. What do you think- Maybe chrome plating the bolt, putting on some night sights, synthetic stock and a flash supressor on it?

    :laugh:

    I wonder if that would make it "Like New Again"
     
  3. oneharmonic

    oneharmonic Portland, OR Well-Known Member

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    I just don't think there is that much value in the Costa brand to justify the $6000 price (let alone the $1700 original price if you ordered from ATEi).

    Because that is what you're paying for here, the Costa brand. If you just want a polymer race gun, there are a dozen quality shops across the country that will happily make you a custom 9mm with all the serrations and stippling you could ask for.
     
  4. Oklahomie

    Oklahomie Marysville Active Member

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    But man the scalloped serrations.....everywhere! You can press check from every conceivable angle
    Ever.
     
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  5. Oklahomie

    Oklahomie Marysville Active Member

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    For your mosin I'm thinking a nickel boron finish on the barrel and trigger Assembly, A folding Kalash stock and a Noveske flaming piggy, a red dot with the floppy magnifier thing and of course an AFG on that bad boy....straight tac.
     
  6. kukusya

    kukusya King County Wa Active Member

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    Excuse me for 6K you can get custom 1911 and AR from Wilson Combat + extra
     
  7. Rix

    Rix Tacoma Active Member

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    Don't want one at all.
    Let alone with too many digits in the price.
     
  8. timac

    timac Loading Magazines! Well-Known Member

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    You're paying for the name. You could get that customizing done yourself, for a fraction of $6000. It is a nice gun though.
     
  9. coop44

    coop44 Tacoma ,WA Well-Known Member

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    I'm waiting for the Girl Scout Tactical Seal Team Talo Special Forces limited edition.


    (Has the firearm consumer really gotten this stupid?)
     
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    Focer Mt Hood Active Member

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    I see cool stickers though. Maybe it comes with a Costa beard?
     
  11. Oklahomie

    Oklahomie Marysville Active Member

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    If RoboCop got a reboot this is the pistol he would use.

    But seriously if you have 6k just burning a hole through their pocket I understand, its your money you go ahead and spend it how you like. But I'd much rather have a Wilson 1911....damn those are sexy.
     
  12. RBid

    RBid Wilsonville, OR Well-Known Member

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    If you have disposable income, 'worth' is different. Personally, I'm not wealthy. There's no way I'd buy that.
     
  13. Brutus57

    Brutus57 Skagit County Well-Known Member

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    Don't forget to nickel boron the bayonet after you shot peen the blood gutter. You don't want to get hung up on a rib cage. :partyman::partyman:

    Brutus Out
     
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  14. jordanvraptor

    jordanvraptor Oregon City, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I like Costa, but not that much.
    I would also question the open cuts in the slide. If debris got inside those it could affect barrel to slide lock up. The stipling of the grip shows a concern for wet slimy environmental conditions so the slide cuts puzzle me. I have a Beretta but its locking method is below the barrel not part of it.
     
  15. Tbucket

    Tbucket Olympia,Wash. Active Member

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    It's at 6025.00 now so someone wants it bad. Could think of a lot nicer pistols I would rather have for that kind of money.
     
  16. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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    If I had $6k to blow on a dumb firearm purchase it would be for a Nemesis Arms Vanquish 308 bolt rifle not a pimped handgun.
     
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    RVTECH LaPine Well-Known Member

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    Or more at regular prices.
     
  18. Otter

    Otter Oregon - mid Willamette Valley Active Member

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    Some fool and his money will soon be parted.
     
  19. Will

    Will Everett Active Member

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    I like the M&P and CC one but that one has an extra zero in the price and some zero didn't notice it.
     
  20. PDXoriginal

    PDXoriginal PNW Well-Known Member

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    That thing isn't even worth 2k.