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sachst 12-03-2019 02:59 PM

Any guesses on how high the 3-digit will go?
 
If there is a pool, I'm in with a guess of 3K. Would love to have it, but am betting it will be way too rich for me.
Steve

Nodak71 12-03-2019 07:38 PM

Hard to guess, is a little over a grand now. These very seldom come up for sale. I have 394 that I got from the old CMP auction in 2005, didn't give 3 grand but now who knows.

sachst 12-03-2019 07:53 PM

Lot of deep pockets out there these days... :-) Would love to have it!

BSAGuy 12-03-2019 08:06 PM

$5,000?

Pyro 12-14-2019 09:58 AM

http://cmpauction.thecmp.org/detail....er-3-Digit-971

I wanted it but not for 4,000

Johnny Conroe 12-14-2019 09:59 AM

Wow.

That exceeded my expectations.

Gunsling3r1988 12-14-2019 10:14 AM

That's a nice receiver with a cool serial number, but there's no way I could pay that much for it.

retafchief 12-14-2019 06:25 PM

3 digit
 
It was an auction. It only takes two, in this case three, people who want something badly for some reason. I see it all the time at farm auctions, mostly when I'm one of the two!

Quarterbore 12-18-2019 10:06 PM

The real issue is you spend $4k plus on this and another $4k and years searching for the correct parts to make her whole and original again. My budget is not up to anything like that anymore.

retafchief 12-18-2019 10:17 PM

True on the big price and long search. But we don't know why anyone buys anything. Maybe the person has set a goal to restore a gas trap over the next ten years, or maybe he already has most of the parts and has been looking for the right receiver, or there may be a reason that no one else has even considered.


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