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9/19/2017 7:27:10 PM
Posted: 5/2/2004 11:13:30 AM EDT
does anyone own or have shot a star .45?? I have a friend selling his for 175....is it wirth the price
Link Posted: 5/2/2004 3:11:13 PM EDT
That's about what they're worth. One gets what one pays for.
Link Posted: 5/2/2004 4:23:45 PM EDT
From everything I have heard the Star PD is an excellant 45. It was the first light weight single action 45 to be mass produced. If it is in good shape I would pick it up without hesitation for $175.
Link Posted: 5/2/2004 7:11:05 PM EDT
Had a freind had a star .45. I'd pass.
Link Posted: 5/3/2004 9:12:33 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/3/2004 9:14:19 AM EDT by I-M-A-WMD]
I've had a STAR PD and own PS. The PD was a handful under recoil, I sent it down the road and regret that decision... The PS is the similar to a standard 1911, minus the grip safety. I vastly prefer it over... a Colt 1911 at much more $$.

Either way $175 is an OK price.

Sly
Link Posted: 5/3/2004 2:54:27 PM EDT
Being a light alloy frame, it takes the beating.
So if it's not too beat up AND you get to try it out first, why not nab it?
The couple of Star PD's I have had were fine, btw.
No longer made, I should have kept one.
Link Posted: 5/3/2004 6:44:10 PM EDT
thanks.....i'm gonna pick it up next week...since the old ball and chain doesn't know i have some extra $$$ stashed away
Link Posted: 5/4/2004 9:14:42 PM EDT
Is this a Firestar?
Link Posted: 5/5/2004 2:03:29 PM EDT
couldn't tell you, I wastold about it, i'm going to go check it out.....then i'll let you know what it is exactly
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