Well, apart from the Nox-Rust paper, and with a lot of help and advice from the S&W Forum members, I completed the set today!
Pistol, box, Helpful Hints brochure, sight adjustment tool, and cleaning tools.
It's a shooter and not a museum piece, but it's all there finally.
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September 7, 2012, 08:23 PM
Nice. One of my grail guns right there.
September 7, 2012, 08:24 PM
she is a bonny lass
September 7, 2012, 08:42 PM
Hello friends and neighbors // Nice set, I'm grinning for you, that is a beauty.
September 8, 2012, 01:44 AM
Wow! Very nice. Now I have one more I need to see about, is there no end?
September 8, 2012, 01:46 AM
September 8, 2012, 07:17 AM
September 8, 2012, 09:59 AM
She is a beauty - looks as new! She'll be a head turner on the range.
I have a Mod 17 ('71) and a Mod 48 ('74) that are two of my favorite range guns. I'm looking for a model 18 in similar exc condition.
Hope you enjoy your new shooter!
September 8, 2012, 12:11 PM
September 8, 2012, 02:24 PM
Now to really complete the set what it says on the box lid about companion gun to...
The K38 won't be that difficult, the K32 now that is another story!
Close to $2000 for one of these !
September 8, 2012, 03:23 PM
Gordon, do you work for the government? :D
September 8, 2012, 08:17 PM
Pristine and in its original box. I hope you get or make a cedar wood box to store it in.
September 8, 2012, 08:24 PM
Thanks, Gary, but it's been shot and shows a little wear on the bluing.
Therefore, I'm gonna keep shooting it! :evil:
September 8, 2012, 08:25 PM
Protect box though. Don't let it get crushed. I wouldn't even store the gun in the original box. Future generations of Americans will thank you for it.
September 8, 2012, 08:47 PM
I still have the box and all the goodies that came with my Model 17 when I bought it brand, spanky new in 1975.