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Soybomb
July 27, 2007, 10:00 PM
Hey guys I might be able to pick up a few guns cheap and wondered if you had any advice for me on what might be a good deal.

Glock 30 - I don't know the gen yet, whats the rough used value of them? Are these convertable to 10mm?

Iver Johnson 55-SA cadet .38

titan .25 (looks like junk)

erma-werner .22 semi auto

amt .45

colt m1991a1

Mak 90 sporter

Winchester mod 94 AE 44 rem magnum

winchester 1200

Any of these I should be on the look out for as a sweet deal? I'm thinking of the mak 90 at 200 or less and the g30 at 300 or less.

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kingpin008
July 27, 2007, 10:30 PM
Condition, accessories, do they come with original papers/boxes/etc? We're gonna need more info here.

Soybomb
July 27, 2007, 10:33 PM
No clue, estate thing, I won't get to see them until tomorrow. Assume average used condition. Really more than anything I'm looking for "ohhh thats kind of a rare neat piece, grab it." I'm not familiar with the erma warner and don't really know much about the mod 94 either. As far as I know the mak 90 is just another ak clone and not worth much more than the current century stuff...

SG Merc
July 27, 2007, 10:42 PM
If you're looking to see if something has a particular demand you might want to look at gunbroker to look for trends.

kingpin008
July 27, 2007, 10:50 PM
My advice would be as follows -

Glock 30 - Skip it, they're plentiful and easily found.

Iver Johnson 55-SA cadet .38 - Not sure, might be worth having a look at.

Titan .25 -Skip it. Junk, and also fairly common.

Erma-Werner - Not sure, might be worth a look

AMT .45 - Have a look at it. I would.

Colt m1991a1 - Def. have a look at.

Mak 90 sporter - Skip it. AK variant, fairly common.

Winchester mod 94 AE 44 rem magnum - Not sure. I'd skip it but others might say differently.

Winchester 1200 - I'd skip it, but have a look.

The Deer Hunter
July 27, 2007, 10:54 PM
You cant go wrong with a used 870 Wingmaster. They are already broken in(usually) and they last forever.:)

kingpin008
July 27, 2007, 11:18 PM
Deerhunter - It seems that Soybomb is asking about the specific guns on the list he posted. I agree with ya, an 870 is a fine choice but it's not on the list. ;)

welldoya
July 27, 2007, 11:20 PM
I don't see a Remington 870 listed. Did I miss an edit or something ?
The guns I would pay special attention to would be :
Colt 1991-A1 - less than $500 would be a good deal
Winchester 94 - prices have gone way up since they quit making them.
less than $350 would be a good price. If it's a special variation could be
worth twice that. I ran into a guy with the 1894-1994 version at a
gunshow last weekend and he wanted $650. This was just a guy walking around , not a dealer.
Glock 30 - if you can get it for $300, you stole it.
Just my humble opinion.

Harry Paget Flashman
July 27, 2007, 11:29 PM
The "Iver Johnson 55-SA cadet .38" sounds like the 5 shot IJ I just gave away. It's .38 S&W, not .38 SPCL. It's slow to load and unload and worth $40-50 for stocking a fishing tackle box to dispatch crabs.

rangerruck
July 28, 2007, 12:28 AM
Illl double up on the erma and the amt. those could be huge, especially the amt, just read an article on the amt 45, could be worth a bundle.

elrod
July 28, 2007, 05:55 PM
Glock-Enough said on previous posts
Iver Johnson 55A Cadet-Could be a .22, .22WMR, .32 S&W, .38 S&W, or .38Spl. Whatever, not worth over $100 (at best)
Titan- Junk (gun buy back program stuff)
Erma Werke-They made 5 different models ranging in value from a low of approx. $200 to a high of approx $1500. Need to know what you're doing here.:cool:
AMT .45- they make 3 or 4 models, sort of lower-end .45s.
Colt 1911A1-You are wide open there!:confused:
MAK 90- again already covered, very common.
Winchester 94 AE .44 Rem. Mag.-Like the other guys said, that market is crazy! I saw one locally 2 wks. ago for $300, but most fetch $4-700.
Winchester 1200- Just another pump. Should be valued right along with the 870s.
You could come out with several nice guns, but beware of those junkers.:D

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