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Old 01-02-2018, 6:15 PM
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Default Been watching too many Western’s lately.

I have a Lyman Great Plains after watching “The Revenant”. An Uberti Walker after watching “The Outlaw Josey Wales”, an 1858 Pietta New Army after watching a Civil war movie, and now I want this for no reason at all, other than it doesn’t really fit in any historical category.

Maybe the little kid in me is taking over. I can get a new copy for $380, but I am not sure. I need some motivation from you fine folks that like to spend other people’s money. Haha.

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Don't watch Fury - Sherman tanks tend to leak oil, your wife will hate you.

And definitely avoid anything to die with collecting paratrooper guns.

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Old 01-02-2018, 6:22 PM
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Don't watch Fury - Sherman tanks tend to leak oil, your wife will hate you.
Just when I thought my obsession couldn’t get any bigger, you guide my path. Haha!
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they sell on line for $500 so if you can get it for $380 you might consider it. https://fcsutler.com/fccwrevolvers.asp is a site that handles them. they also sell extra cylinders for them since they are highly polished steel.
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Don't watch Fury - Sherman tanks tend to leak oil, your wife will hate you.

And definitely avoid anything to die with collecting paratrooper guns.

Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaah . . .

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My wife inherited a few Uberti replicas of
Colt SAA Army and Remington Army 1875

You think man, there is more work to do now but they are
surprisingly fun, my group really enjoyed seeing just how "man with no name" you can get with them. Not very of course. LOL
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Don't watch the 1966 movie, Hombre, with Paul Newman, unless you intend to hopelessly attend worthless Cal gunshows looking for a cool looking lever gun.

"Ay, Hombre...I complement your shooting...You put a hole in me...hea, hea,...I'm going to give you back this bullet."
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Old 01-03-2018, 7:13 AM
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Don't watch the 1966 movie, Hombre, with Paul Newman, unless you intend to hopelessly attend worthless Cal gunshows looking for a cool looking lever gun.

"Ay, Hombre...I complement your shooting...You put a hole in me...hea, hea,...I'm going to give you back this bullet."
Yes! A half magazine Winchester 73 with a round barrel. I remember it well. Also, do not watch Quigley Down Under. It will cost you.



But I sold two and kept the one i liked best. The plain one on the bottom.
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I grew up watching westerns, but oddly enough, I always gravitated towards WWII GI stuff.

This is some of my WWII collection.

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By the way, that little laser engraved .44 is pretty nice. I always liked them and they aren't expensive at all.
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Didn't mean to start a thread jack....

I suppose that happens when you watch too much television. Spending $380 bucks on a complete black powder pistol isn't too bad. No need to buy brass and dies.
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I am liking the posts on this thread. I realize that I am not alone. Haha.
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I watched way too many old B westerns when I was a kid and I still do.

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The nice part about collectors is we all have our favorites and like to show them off here. If it brings smile to your face to own it then buy it. Without this thread we would not see all of these nice well cared for weapons from our past. Thank you
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AMC did a John Wayne marathon Christmas day... it was inspiring. I already have a few JW replica lever actions, but I think I need a few period correct wheel guns.
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AMC did a John Wayne marathon Christmas day... it was inspiring. I already have a few JW replica lever actions, but I think I need a few period correct wheel guns.
I watched a late Steve McQueen film called Tom Horn - the '76 lever action is a doozy.
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I want Wardaddy's S&W M1917

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Yes! A half magazine Winchester 73 with a round barrel. I remember it well. Also, do not watch Quigley Down Under. It will cost you.



But I sold two and kept the one i liked best. The plain one on the bottom.
I did watch Quigley a few times and did want a Sharps Rifle. I may have to save a few more years. I couldn’t believe how expensive they could get.
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firearms used in the movie The SAND PEBBLES

M1903 Springfield



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I didn't care for lever-action rifles until I watched "The Rifleman" years ago. Then, I just had to get two Marlins.
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firearms used in the movie The SAND PEBBLES

M1903 Springfield



That's when the Navy was cool.
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I have a Lyman Great Plains after watching “The Revenant”. An Uberti Walker after watching “The Outlaw Josey Wales”, an 1858 Pietta New Army after watching a Civil war movie, and now I want this for no reason at all, other than it doesn’t really fit in any historical category.

Maybe the little kid in me is taking over. I can get a new copy for $380, but I am not sure. I need some motivation from you fine folks that like to spend other people’s money. Haha.

They used one in "Quigley down under"
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They used one in "Quigley down under"
I watched that movie 2 days ago and didn’t catch that!
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I didn’t even need to watch a movie and I had to pawn shop score a Taurus clone of a Colt Lightening in .45. I’ve at least been able to combat my desire for some crazy rifle every time I’ve seen quigley down under.
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