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Posted: 6/23/2001 12:58:12 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/23/2001 12:56:02 PM EDT by Derek45]
[beer][beer][beer][beer] YEEEHAAA ! ! I went to the gunshow and found an excellent Colt SP-1. SN # SP20545X It looks like everything is factory Colt except somebody put a free float tube handguard on it. I've already got some original trianglular handguards. I can't wait to pick it up tommorow. Cost ? $1000 tax included. I'll post a pic later. Seems reasonable for a Colt Pre-ban. I saw some for $1400 today.
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 1:23:32 PM EDT
Congrats.
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 1:32:37 PM EDT
You got a good deal on that one! enjoy it!
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 1:41:11 PM EDT
Was that at the Hickory, NC show today?
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 1:53:27 PM EDT
I remember a post on the old board from someone who picked up a preban SP1 for something like $700. Thievery.
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 2:02:56 PM EDT
You got a good price for a pre-ban. Nice job!
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 3:13:10 PM EDT
Here is my SP1...[img]www.tapco.com/store/images/AIR0601.JPG[/img] [>(]
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 6:15:23 PM EDT
Originally Posted By w00dy: I remember a post on the old board from someone who picked up a preban SP1 for something like $700. Thievery.
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Not to brag or anything, but that was [red][b]ME!!!![/b][/red] After selling most of the accessories that came with it, I only have $450 invested in that sweet shooter. [spank][spank][spank] Oh & congrats Derek45, that's still a good deal. ColtShorty GOA KABA COA JPFO SAF NRA "I won't be wronged, I won't be insulted and I won't be laid a hand on. I don't do these things to other people and I require the same from them."
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 6:22:40 PM EDT
You are one really lucky dude.
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 7:29:59 PM EDT
I had an old SP-1 back in the 1980's..the serial number actually had an "x" as the last digit...What was that all about? If I remember it was SP29844x...
Link Posted: 6/23/2001 10:09:24 PM EDT
You will enjoy that SP1. Of all the ARs I have and have had, the SP1 still remains my favorite. Light weight, accurate, reliable.
Link Posted: 6/24/2001 3:55:21 AM EDT
Originally Posted By Reloader: You will enjoy that SP1. Of all the ARs I have and have had, the SP1 still remains my favorite. Light weight, accurate, reliable.
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Yep, I sold one back in 1987. I should have kept it. [thinking]
Link Posted: 6/24/2001 2:22:18 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/24/2001 2:33:12 PM EDT by Derek45]
[beer][beer][beer][beer][beer][beer] Here it is. It came with a cheesy free float hanguard. I tore it off today and put on the old style handguards. [size=4][b]NICE ![/b][/size=4] [img]http://wsphotofews.excite.com/023/pw/1C/8V/cO70500.jpg[/img]
Link Posted: 6/24/2001 2:27:55 PM EDT
Cool! Much better with the triangular handguards. You have yourself a piece of history. Those SP-1's sure are nice and light.
Link Posted: 6/24/2001 2:34:49 PM EDT
History IS cool. Nice job. You have my jealousy and envy.
Link Posted: 6/24/2001 2:44:01 PM EDT
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