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 Old 20 rnd M16 magazines worth anything?
SKAL  [Member]
2/18/2007 3:36:59 PM EDT
I have a couple of 20 rounders that are brand new in plastic and am wondering what they are worth. I researched them on Troy"s magazine info site and this is what I found out about them: (thanks Troy)

[2-1-4] Simmonds Precision Products Incorporated
Army and late Air Force contract mags made by Simmonds. Dull alloy followers and gold/bronze colored anodizing. (Simmonds was a division of Okay/Universal Industries). Made from 1966-1971. Floorplates stamped:

(S Logo) M16/M16A1 CAL 5.56 mm

Thanks, SKAL
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gus  [Team Member]
2/18/2007 3:39:15 PM EDT
If they are brand new in wrap, I'd guess $20-25 each. That's about all I'd pay, but you might get more than that on Gunbroker.
SKAL  [Member]
2/18/2007 3:44:02 PM EDT
Thanks Gus...SKAL
TargetShooter2  [Member]
2/18/2007 5:13:49 PM EDT
i have some new mags that has never been used ..

Colt AR15 223 Cal with the Pony
my brother brought them home in 1967

wonder what they are worth today

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AKsRule  [Team Member]
2/18/2007 5:24:04 PM EDT

A lot of us "old timers" like em

I usually will pick a decent one up for $15

rlc  [Member]
2/18/2007 5:41:38 PM EDT
High Power shooters love em,,,
got a couple of ammo cans full myself,

FDC  [Team Member]
2/18/2007 5:44:14 PM EDT
I used to like them, because you could jump with them, and not get caught. Not supposed to jump with a mag in in training.

I still have a couple left over. No AR yet, but I do have an upper in the works.
SKAL  [Team Member]
2/18/2007 7:18:59 PM EDT
Target Shooter those sound really cool with the history on them and everything. I got mine when I bought a Bushmaster a couple years ago from my ffl, lord knows where he got em.
NonConformist  [Team Member]
2/19/2007 7:03:38 AM EDT
I have bought a few 20s for my retro build, they are just handy and fit so easily in your hand
dport  [Member]
2/19/2007 7:06:47 AM EDT
Not a damn thing. I'll take them off your hands for $5.
SKAL  [Team Member]
2/20/2007 9:18:04 AM EDT
Thanks to all for the help...Expect to see these on the EE when I get home next week...SKAL
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