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semi-old Colt Revolver

Discussion in 'Guns & Hunting' started by JimBeam, Nov 17, 2009.

  1. Nov 17, 2009 at 7:37 PM
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    JimBeam

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    any info would be cool...the firearm itself is a .38

    the frame, grip, and trigger guard all have matching 6 digit serial #s

    stamp says mfg date Jan. 1975 so not TOO old...but still cool nonetheless

    also got a pretty cool quick draw style shoulder holster that holds the gun under your left armpit...has a spring action type holster that allows the gun to be yanked out instead of drawn if need be

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  2. Nov 17, 2009 at 7:39 PM
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    oldtacomaguy

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  3. Nov 17, 2009 at 7:40 PM
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    Man thats a beutiful Revolver!!!
     
  4. Nov 17, 2009 at 7:45 PM
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    its in great shape considering its been hanging out in the holster for at LEAST the past 27 years

    the cylinder still spins and can easily be removed

    this was obviously prior to the flip open cylinders of today...this one actually comes off the gun
     
  5. Nov 17, 2009 at 7:46 PM
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    ive noticed its VERY heavy...but i suppose that reduces recoil...

    i also dont like the plastic grips...but...theyre original supposedly...so...they'll stay
     
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    hmmm......that's weird.....sure looks like all of them should have an SA in the serial no.

    Call in the experts!
     
  9. Nov 17, 2009 at 8:02 PM
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    yeah it does LOOK like those tho
     
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    Where'd ya pick that little gem up?
     
  12. Nov 17, 2009 at 8:17 PM
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    my parents :D

    its actually still at their house as im not ALLOWED to have it yet

    i just found out they had it tonite...they dont know much about it other than theyve had it for 10-15 years after my mom got it from her parents...whove had it since it was new
     
  13. Nov 17, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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    Ahh. Heirloom.;)
     
  14. Nov 17, 2009 at 8:22 PM
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    Actually, Double action revolvers have the flip open cylinder, while the Single actions have an "Flap" that opens on the right hand side, allowing the pistol to be loaded/amptied from it.
     
  15. Nov 17, 2009 at 8:24 PM
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    ok so this is a single action pistol

    but apparently not the army one because the serial number doesnt end in SA

    its 6 digits and begins with 38 though
     
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    yep

    it hasnt been shot since ive been alive...so thats kind of neat

    im not sure ill get to shoot it any time soon either
     
  17. Nov 17, 2009 at 8:26 PM
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    Yeah..Its a single action... Best thing to do, is find an online source in which you can send the serial number to and have them give info...Better yet, send an E-mail to the manufacture....
     
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    ooh good idea
     
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    Sweet hardware. X2 Chris, The manufacture can supply you with all the info you want.
     
  20. Nov 18, 2009 at 4:27 AM
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    for like $200 :eek::eek:

    im gonna wait and ask my granddad when i see him to see what he says first
     
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