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J.R.2009 07-09-2011 05:07 PM

$2000 carbine.
 
I came across this on a carbine forum just now. The seller wants $2000 for a "collector" carbine. Now I might be missing something here. There is not much info on the little carbine. 6 digit serial #, flip sight, sling and oiler.
Check it out and tell us what you think.

http://m1carbineforum.forumco.com/to...?TOPIC_ID=4485

dontknowdiddly 07-09-2011 05:13 PM

Can't view the listing if not 'registered'.

Isn't EVERY .30 Carbine a 'collector'?

campperrykid 07-09-2011 05:30 PM

Amazing , I clicked the link , did the name & password thing .
And got locked out.

jimmyzwei 07-09-2011 05:34 PM

Read that site a few time. Don't think it is very active - have tried to raise an admin because of login problems both through email and posting an "please contact me thread"
As for the carbine in the top down view of the rear site I looks to me as a cast part in the side view I might be picking up some mill marks but can't be sure. On the stocks cc looks awful new but am not able to compare to known good one right now (do cannons look a little bottle shaped?). Also not a lot of pictures for 2k

MGentry 07-09-2011 06:16 PM

It is a good site but it has slowed down. The carbine is nice but maybe I'm missing something - it doesn't seem like a nice Inland is worth $2000.

thebearpack 07-09-2011 07:36 PM

Don't want to register on another site, but is it this one?

http://forum.pafoa.org/firearms-6/14...tor-grade.html

If so, the seller is a bit optimistic IMO.

dontknowdiddly 07-09-2011 08:03 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by thebearpack (Post 380223)
Don't want to register on another site, but is it this one?

http://forum.pafoa.org/firearms-6/14...tor-grade.html

If so, the seller is a bit optimistic IMO.

Looks good (personally, I've never seen an ugly one); maybe knock off $75 per cat hair? (x 3 = $225).

What's the bumpy gig sitting at the bottom of the ramp?

Something about the set doesn't warrant $2k... maybe close, and then again, maybe not close.

22mike 07-09-2011 08:37 PM

Based on the few photos it looks original to me. Not a $2000 Carbine IMHO. I would want to see more photos before making an offer on that one.......:D

6 Ring 07-09-2011 09:05 PM

Someone, Please buy it. wtmr, you out there?

wtmr 07-09-2011 09:09 PM

its bit steep for today


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