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At what point do you just buy new?

Thread in 'The Pasture' started by albatros43, May 9, 2018.

  1. albatros43

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    $50 less than new at a gun store, $100? Is an extra mag or holster enough to pay full retail for a used gun?

    I see "good deal" crap commented all the time for $50 less than what you could buy the gun for new. The new gun probably doesn't have your boogers on it either.

    Happy Wednesday mostly serious rant!
     
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    Why I have yet to make a purchase.
     
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    atljetmech The Hen that laid the Golden Legos Supporter

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    Yeah but the only paperwork involved is a BOS with used....
     
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    That's where i'm at on ODT. Seems almost everyone on here wants top dollar for their brass and powder. I go to Ga. Arms buy both for less ,no tax to vets and don't have to play games with people that won't travel a mile to help you out.Just saying
     
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    Mostly because these “used” guns are really upgraded, with stippelling. Maybe even the trigger spring removed to get a lighter trigger pull. In rare cases, they can’t get the gun to group, because the scope seems to be installed backwards..
     
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    I might be interested at $50 less than retail -- seems like many here want more than retail --
     
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    I buy used, that way I know it’s “custom”.
     
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    Most folks charge the 300rnds they put thru the gun... :confused2:
    I guess that way you know the gun works...
    :noidea:
     
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    Immediately after looking at the listings on ODT.
     
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    bought a gun for a hunnert
     
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