New Year purchases

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by lead, Jan 7, 2006.

  1. lead

    lead Well-Known Member

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    Okay, we are officially through the first week of the new year. Knowing the compulsive nature of most of us, let's admit it, how many of us have already purchased, or made plans to purchase, a new gun?
    I wasn't planning to, but I put away a nice, used, Ruger P95 the other day. The real scary thing is, there is a gun show in Joplin,Mo the 14th and 15th and a friend wants me to go with him.
    Your turn, 'fess up.
  2. 358 winchester

    358 winchester *TFF Admin Staff*

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    The Smith & Wesson 945 is still being paid for that is all I am doing until it is paid off. I did find a great deal on a Marlin Goose gun 12 Ga. 36 inch barrel but I can't do it until the 945 is paid off. Maybe I will get lucky later in the year. :( :rolleyes: ;) :D ;)
    Ron
  3. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

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    Haven't the money for a new purchase now. That's why I'm sitting out a gunshow in Nampa, Id. today, only 14 miles away.

    Dang IT!
  4. KyBlaster

    KyBlaster New Member

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    Got a Springfield 1911 GI in layaway and plan on buying a Taurus snub nose 22 Mag. revolver for my wife.
  5. Kimber Man

    Kimber Man New Member

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    I'm still looking...........................
  6. polishshooter

    polishshooter Active Member

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    The C note my wife put in my new wallet she got me for Xmas (along with my new NRA card when she reupped me without me knowing!) "because SOG didn't sell gift certificates" lasted until Dec 29th...a "correct" M38 was just WAITING for me at a local Gunshop...













    ...Now I'm wondering how I can somehow con ANOTHER C note out of her for next weekend's Indy 1500 show....













    GOSH it's hell to be out of collection money AND have nothing but "keepers" left in the collection...



















    I feel SO dirty.... :p
  7. wolfgang2000

    wolfgang2000 New Member

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    Just before the end of the year I got a FN-FAL. It is a Enterprise rifle from Stg58 parts with a 18" barrel. Very sweet shooting, and easy to carry.
  8. BlkHawk73

    BlkHawk73 New Member

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    Put money down on a HK P7 today. Will pick it up in 2 weeks. Got two Ruger Acusport .357 Bisleys with my name on them when they fnally are available and a HK P2000sk likely in March. After that... :confused:
  9. Well . . . don't tell the wife, but I do have my eye on a nice Glock 26 that's just begging me to take him home and feed him. :D
  10. rmrdaddy

    rmrdaddy New Member

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    I'll confess...
    SIG P226 in 9mm with 2 15 round mags followed me home from the gunshop. :)
    Already fed and shot it too.. :D
    The Daddy
  11. rnshooter

    rnshooter New Member

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    just got a 5" kimber custom 2 and am looking for a 38 spl snubby in smith or taurus.

    be safe
  12. blackhawkkid308

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    i just picked up a new marvel match grade 22 conversion with an extra mag for a 1911, expensive but shoots great.
    blackhawkkid 223 :)
    Last edited: Jan 10, 2006
  13. Kimber Man

    Kimber Man New Member

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    blackhawkkid223

    Your right............... It shoots well. I will give you my top bid of
    .............$ 30.00 and don't tell anyone I went that high.

    :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
  14. 22WRF

    22WRF Well-Known Member

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    KM

    When did you become the BIG spender. You never offer me nore that $20 for anything I have :mad: :mad: :mad: :mad: :mad: :mad:
  15. Kimber Man

    Kimber Man New Member

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    I Didn't become a big spender...........If I get him interested and he bite my fish hook ...........then I tell him I forgot I offered him that much...........I can do that................I'm a Senior and I forget all the time.............I have CRS disease. ( Can not remember S--t)

    :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
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