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Posted: 9/18/2004 10:55:10 AM EST
[Last Edit: 9/18/2004 11:13:35 AM EST by JasonC]
Colt AR15 with Coltguard Nickle and Wood furniture

www.gunbroker.com/auction/ViewItem.asp?Item=22961816

I like it, wish I had the money to spend on it...

Link Posted: 9/18/2004 10:56:59 AM EST
Although I am sure many here would disagree. I like the wood furniture.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:00:12 AM EST
I like it too. No its not a combat,SHTF, type AR, but it sure is classy and elegant. Nice rifle.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:00:46 AM EST
Reminds me of a...



for some reason.

Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:06:15 AM EST
Retro is in... Here is the new Dodge Wagon

Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:08:16 AM EST
I really want a set of wood furniture. I posted a WTB ad a few years back offering $500 for a set of wood furnitute and could not get anyone to turn loose of a set.

That set looks really nice.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:46:32 AM EST
Yuch.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:53:00 AM EST
wood furniture only belongs on the classic rifles--bolts, levers, garand
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:55:14 AM EST
Model 1 sells the wood furniture
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:55:17 AM EST

Originally Posted By ALPHAGHOST:
wood furniture only belongs on the classic rifles--bolts, levers, garand



... like this?

Link Posted: 9/18/2004 11:58:33 AM EST
LOL
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 12:30:45 PM EST
Wood furnature + an AR =
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 12:59:53 PM EST
Blech. I like my rifle like I like my women, black and evil.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 1:09:15 PM EST
I'd buy that ugly ass rifle and promptly give it a once over with Krylon flat black. Would'nt even tape anything off!
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 1:25:54 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 1:27:57 PM EST
I actually like it.

Link Posted: 9/18/2004 1:30:03 PM EST
I think it would classier if the metal was black. That shiny stuff makes it look ghetto.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 1:52:29 PM EST
[Cheeh & Chong] Hay man, ya see my new getto blaster? [/Cheech & Chong]
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 4:20:15 PM EST

That is fugly!
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 4:29:51 PM EST
Boy, it's a 'love it or hate it' sort of thing, isn't it?

I gravitate towards the former. I've seen one with a black finish with wood, which I liked slightly more. It was an old Colt, if memory serves.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 4:53:05 PM EST
thats uh.....different...
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 5:12:53 PM EST
If you want pretty wood, get a Browning or a Weatherby
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 5:17:42 PM EST
I like it except that it's a Colt.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 5:25:19 PM EST
I like it as a wall hanger...but since I'm a shooter and not a collector, doesn't do me much good.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 5:26:37 PM EST
Wonder if it comes with a free gold tooth.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 5:31:24 PM EST
its interesting
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 5:34:52 PM EST
You know, I'd look good sliding to a stop in the range parking lot and pulling that baby out of the purple Expedition while the spinners were still turning.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 6:16:07 PM EST
Too bling bling for me.
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 6:18:29 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/18/2004 6:18:40 PM EST by fight4yourrights]
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 6:20:33 PM EST
Me WANT!
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 6:40:57 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/18/2004 6:56:02 PM EST by gmtmaster]

Originally Posted By ipschoser1:
You know, I'd look good sliding to a stop in the range parking lot and pulling that baby out of the purple Expedition while the spinners were still turning.



Thats good!! Wonder if Colt ever made any gold plated ones.. Or for the gang banger who has everything.. a platinum one with built in Xbox controllers, so you could play by using your acog as the screen.. Damn, gaming and banging at the same time!!
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 6:45:01 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 7:10:21 PM EST
Well for those that don't like the wood...

Link Posted: 9/18/2004 7:13:15 PM EST
If i was loaded, i would get one.


Touch of class, and its unique.


- BG
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 7:15:25 PM EST
it actually looks pretty good for what it is, pretty convervative "satin" nickel. But that said, I prefer my AR "black"
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 7:16:47 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/18/2004 7:50:57 PM EST by Dave_A]
Ditch the wood...

Oh, and watch out, J & K will be around to collect that thing soon enough (it looks like a prop from MiB)....

Of course, the wood & obselete triangle handguards ruins that effect...

Wood is for C&R stuff...

Modern guns need synthetic furnature...
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 7:39:27 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/18/2004 7:50:03 PM EST
Link Posted: 9/19/2004 5:16:47 AM EST
I'd love to have one of the original Coltguard Nickel plated rifles. Too much $$$ and too hard to find though. I'm not too hot on the wooden furniture, but I'd like to NP3 plate inside/out an AR and have it all black/silver, just to be a little different. NOTHING as bling bling as the gold plated AR though!
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