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The meaning of custom has changed.

Thread in 'The Pasture' started by Bryan, Apr 30, 2018.

  1. Bryan

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    remember when custom meant and hand checkering ,engraving ,deep dark blue and hand-fitted accuracy work?
     
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    Custom today means you spent an extra $500 to make your gun actually worth LESS but still think you should be able to recoup 100% of the cost of the "custom" crap when you go to sell it
     
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    Wait. So the Kimber Custom II might not be REALLY custom?????
     
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    I think in today's world, "Custom" means TAPCO'd and UTG'd up.

    or stippled....there's always the stippling.
     
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    Modded to the point it is unreliable. :thumb:
     
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    If the Kimber has a 5" barrel, then yeah it is a custom.
     
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    So your telling me my homeade Krylon jobs do not add an additional 20% value to my 50% over retail ODT Glocks?
     
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    I laugh at these people on here that butcher a Glock and double the price .

    Paint don't really bother me, but defacing guns with a soldering iron ain't customizing !
     
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    Depends on if it is a partial or full stipple job under the Krylon.
     
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    Hey you should have to pay me for all those gizmos and doodads I now regret purchasing for my glock.
     
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