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Tex4426
February 28, 2012, 06:31 PM
Picked up a colt anaconda recently for $650...what a deal..do u all agree?

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OARNGESI
February 28, 2012, 06:42 PM
Nice find even in rough shape

Flintknapper
February 28, 2012, 07:11 PM
PICS......!

Come on man. ;)

Tex4426
February 28, 2012, 09:34 PM
http://a2.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/307182_2355906544819_1464877022_32561081_1961057675_n.jpg

see if that works

the pink pigment is from the camera(takin on a phone)

the red dot comes off when hunting season is over

bikemutt
February 28, 2012, 09:44 PM
A lot depends on how much action it's seen. The one I have, a 4", is in excellent condition, I parted with $850 value for it.

I've seen many Anacondas' at pawn shops and gun stores I would'nt give them $300 for because they are beat to heck. They still look good though.

Tex4426
February 28, 2012, 09:52 PM
bike, i would say its above 80 percent...it hasn't been fired a whole lot according to the guy i bought it from who is a person i know and have no reason not to trust...the trigger pull is amazing..guessing 2.5 pounds..so light I've accidently fired before i acquired the target a few times before i got use to it

bikemutt
February 28, 2012, 10:28 PM
Tex, I'm gonna say that has a trigger job, or they disguised a Redhawk on ya, lol.

Mine, without a gauge is an easy an 8lb trigger DA. Are you saying SA pull or DA?

Tex4426
February 28, 2012, 10:48 PM
that would be SA..the DA feels pretty good to..bust guess 6-9 pounds..not sure i dont shoot it double action much

ColtPythonElite
February 29, 2012, 03:12 AM
Most .44 magnums see very little shooting due to cost I wouldn't worry about the action in it. As far as cosmetics go, a little polishing will make even the most beat up any SS gun look great. I think $650 was a great price.

Remllez
February 29, 2012, 04:32 PM
I agree with Coltpythonelite on this one, odds are usually in your favor with big bore handguns not being shot loose. That's not to say you shouldn't give em a good look over before you plunks down your dough.

You got a pretty good deal on that snake in today's crazy Colt pricing. Double action shooting doesn't get much better than a nice Colt! A little dry firing may be in order to get used to that SA, you don't want it going off on ya before your ready.

Guillermo
February 29, 2012, 05:29 PM
650 is an amazing price, even with the pink spots :eek:

qcsmitty
February 29, 2012, 09:24 PM
Oh yes.

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