Please let me know if you have any idea what this is worth!!

Discussion in 'The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum' started by ernie7, Dec 15, 2010.

  1. ernie7

    ernie7 New Member

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    Dec 14, 2010
    I just made a trade for a 22 skeleton rifle and im not sure what its worth, the only thing engraved i can find is Firearms International Corp. Washington D.C., i am trying to add pics but it wont let me but if your reading this i can email you pics, please let me know what else you need to know to figure out a close estimate, thanks
     
    Last edited: Dec 15, 2010
  2. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    All depends upon condition, but in good - exc; you're looking at 140 -220 for what I'm assuming is a Bronco model. I just sent a PM with my email.
     

  3. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    Pics of the rifle :
     

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  4. ernie7

    ernie7 New Member

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    Dec 14, 2010
    thanks a lot for posting those for me i really appreciate it!
     
  5. 3/2 STA SS

    3/2 STA SS Active Member

  6. sorry wooleyworm,i disagree also,id say 80.00 to 100.00 if in good shape.i have seen a number of these over the years and i have never seen a used one over 100.00. old semperfi
     
  7. ernie7

    ernie7 New Member

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    Dec 14, 2010
  8. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth
    No need to disagree, I stated that IF in good - excellent condition, the value could be in the 140-220 range. However, in my PM to Ernie; after seeing the pics which he emailed to me, "I'd say that in existing condition, it's value is between $70-85. A little TLC could put it back into the $125 range."
     
  9. wonderwhippet

    wonderwhippet Active Member

    Jan 10, 2003
    I've seen a number of these at gun shows in the last few months in California, Arizona, and Nevada. Asking prices in nice shape with no box ranges from $150 to $200. Also included at the same price are the rifle/shotgun combinations.
     
    Last edited: Dec 17, 2010
  10. CHW2021

    CHW2021 Well-Known Member

    Feb 16, 2009
    Louisiana
    FIE was an imported of firearms from all over the world, they were importing Rossi and Taurus in the 70's as well as Sako from Finland and various French and Spanish made shotguns and pistols. Your rifle was cataloged as "Bronco" single shot made in America (no company noted) and was available in .22 and .410.
     
  11. Big Shrek

    Big Shrek Well-Known Member

    Nov 10, 2009
    NorthWest Florida
    000 steel wool & gun oil, followed by 0000 steel wool & gun oil will work wonders in bringing the look of that rifle up to spec :)
     
  12. ernie7

    ernie7 New Member

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    Dec 14, 2010
    well i got this gun cleaned up real good, not really any rust left on it, looks a lot better than it did when i got it, took it out today and it did fire so im pretty happy
     
  13. ernie7

    ernie7 New Member

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    Dec 14, 2010
    i emailed you some pics wooleyworm to see what u think maybe u can post them for me if u dont mind? i still cant get pics to post on here
     
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