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abbeythedog
10-08-2011, 8:25 PM
wanted to by or trade for a model 39 s&w in the Riverside area

Blitzburgh
10-09-2011, 9:12 AM
Just out of curiosity, what do you think you'd pay for one?

I have one, not really up for sale - so please excuse the post if I'm being a pest or out of line, but I've had it forever and just curious what the market is on it.

It's nickel plated, all original, I don't know the round count - bought it maybe 25 years ago second hand, and is in probably 90% shape. I also have 5 or 6 extra mags for it that I bought from Cheaper than dirt years ago.

Just curious - and like I said, my apologies if I'm out of line or being a pest.

Thanks!

abbeythedog
10-09-2011, 9:40 PM
I've seen them advertised for between $300 and $600 depending on the suffix number and the condition. Glad you asked the question.

Blitzburgh
10-10-2011, 10:21 PM
Thanks for the info!

Funny... I bought it all those years ago because it was going to become a "collectors item". Smith's first alloy framed semi-auto. I think I paid about $300 for it then!

:)

(bump)

bluesmoke9
10-11-2011, 5:46 PM
I found this thread by accident. I have a 39-2 that a bought new a long time ago. I just had it cerakoted and put new grips on it as I was going to give it to my son as a present. I ended up giving him something else. This one "might" be for sale but I'm not sure what I'd ask for it. http://i571.photobucket.com/albums/ss157/bluesmoke9/SW%2039-2/IMG_0673.jpg

bluesmoke9
10-13-2011, 7:48 AM
I guess no one wants a 39 anymore.

abbeythedog
10-13-2011, 9:48 PM
What is your asking price?

bluesmoke9
10-15-2011, 2:46 PM
I'd have to ask $525 for it because of the Cerakote and new grips. The gun's not absolutely perfect but the Cerakote makes it look like one of a kind. Three mags all Cerakoted black.