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Posted: 12/13/2005 4:23:52 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/13/2005 4:23:52 PM EDT by Boom]
I m looking to sell a new in the box Colt MT6731 rifle....I ve had it many years and held onto it for my son, who I thought might move up from smallbore, but quit competing...what is it worth?
Link Posted: 12/13/2005 4:28:28 PM EDT


Given its post ban set up, the 6731 would bring around $800-$900 unless you sell to someone "behind the lines" (in a state that still recognizes the AWB)

Maybe $100 or so more.
Link Posted: 12/13/2005 4:45:24 PM EDT
I'm with redfisher, $800 or so. There really isn't much value on AWB compliant weapons right now.
Link Posted: 12/16/2005 1:35:20 PM EDT
Thanks for the reply...mine is an earlier model, they call it a pre-ban, with flash hider, non removeable handle, no bayonet lug....does the same still apply?
Link Posted: 12/16/2005 1:37:10 PM EDT
I don't think its the same model as the one we are talking about. Post a picture, I could be wrong.
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 9:57:41 AM EDT
ok, thanks for the patience, it's probably my fault....the box is a blue label, and says Colt Match Target, Competition H-Bar II, Model MT 6731...the s/n starts out CJC and is 4 digits with three zeroes ahead of it...I ll try to attach a photo, let me know if it doesn't come thru. Thank you, T.J.
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 10:08:04 AM EDT
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Link Posted: 12/17/2005 10:30:49 AM EDT
No bayonette lug is NOT I repeat NOT pre ban! T hey call it pre ban a huh like you didnt know that!
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 11:56:11 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/17/2005 12:00:36 PM EDT by FNBrowning]

Originally Posted By scooper:
No bayonette lug is NOT I repeat NOT pre ban! T hey call it pre ban a huh like you didnt know that!


Well, it depends on what ban you are talkin' about. After the whole Patrick Purdy incident, and the subsequent Roberti-Roos 1989 California AWB, Colt AR15s began to reappear sans bayonet lugs in the commercial market. I have a 1993 model Colt Sporter HBAR and it has the milled-off bayonet lug.

For instance, you can have a pre-Federal 1994 AWB Colt with all the threaded flash-hider, but it's still missing the bayonet lug. But to have the bayonet lug, it would have to be a 1990 or earlier Colt.
Link Posted: 12/17/2005 12:00:38 PM EDT

Originally Posted By scooper:
No bayonette lug is NOT I repeat NOT pre ban! T hey call it pre ban a huh like you didnt know that!



Blue label Colt Sporters that are preban didnt have bayo lugs. I think they stopped putting them on in the late 80's early 90's over political pressure.

Check gunbroker, they have flash hiders and threaded barrels but no lug.

Link Posted: 12/18/2005 5:52:12 PM EDT
My apologies to all....rather than make up a story, I'd grabbed the box from my duty weapon....the rifle I want to sell is a NIB blue label R6601 Colt ....any opinions on what I should look to get for it?....Thanks, T.J.
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