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Posted: 12/25/2005 8:06:53 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/27/2005 4:34:04 PM EDT by SGB]
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 8:14:47 AM EDT
Awww you shouldn't have. I didn't get you anything. You do still have my address right?

Congrats and Merry Christmas.
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 8:23:46 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/25/2005 8:24:16 AM EDT by M4arc]


That is one outfreakingstanding deal! IIRC you scored a great deal on a Warrior as well? You need to buy some lotto tickets because you are on a atreak!

Oh and where are the PICTURES???
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 8:26:52 AM EDT
wow! go buy a lottery ticket too, its clearly your lucky day!!!

Link Posted: 12/25/2005 8:47:08 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 9:29:41 AM EDT

Originally Posted By SGB:
I can't believe my good fortune and I can't stop ginning about it.



I was at a local indoor range to shoot with some of the younguns as we are all together for Christmas . We shot up about 1200 rounds between the four of us and I was enjoying all the looks that they Boys were getting from the other shooters as they proceeded to cut the centers out of their B34 reduced silhouettes

We finish up and the boys headed out ahead of me as I stayed a while and talked with some of the guys in the store (all ARFCOM members ) and as I was getting ready to leave I stopped at the end counter just to peruse the 1911 selection and what to my tired old peepers see..........?

A like new Springfield TRP-PRO, yes the same custom shop built 1911 that the FBI HRT uses.
There it lay in all it's Black T finished glory with a price tag of......... $1059.00

My Visa came out of my wallet so fast it scorched the leather

HO..ho..ho



Link Posted: 12/25/2005 9:48:10 AM EDT






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j/k FANTASTIC DEAL!
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 12:29:40 PM EDT
Congrats on a great deal on a great pistol.
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 12:34:09 PM EDT
cool deal
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 12:37:21 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/25/2005 12:39:06 PM EDT by AROKIE]
Is this the same gun? this one is only 950.00 eta , no i dont think this is the custom shop one for the fbi, but still looks like a good ..no? i would like to see some pics of your if you ever get around to it!!

gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewItem.asp?Item=41807665
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 2:49:47 PM EDT
lets see how much it bids for at closing time!
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 2:57:07 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 3:15:23 PM EDT
Swing by the house and bring me my new Christmas present when you get back in town.
Link Posted: 12/25/2005 4:48:04 PM EDT
Must have pics!
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 12:34:47 AM EDT
Congrats!

dang great deal!
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 12:59:52 AM EDT
That looks like a nice gun!

Congrats!
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 6:44:19 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/26/2005 6:45:15 AM EDT by new-arguy]
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 5:22:57 PM EDT
1059 for a pro? Bah humbug
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 10:58:01 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/27/2005 12:15:06 AM EDT by SGB]
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 11:03:22 PM EDT
Holy crap. Methinks some gun shop employee doesn't know the difference between a TRP and TRP Pro. That said, great find. Wanna make a quick $100?
Link Posted: 12/26/2005 11:05:33 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 3:34:48 AM EDT
congrats on the new pistol
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 3:41:20 AM EDT
Lucky MAN that was a GREAT DEAL
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 4:12:21 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 6:18:05 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/27/2005 6:20:28 AM EDT by SP10]

Originally Posted By SGB:
I just love being doubted by the great unlearned........ but looking at the receipt I was wrong about the price. It was not $1059, it was $1049




Not doubting you, just envious! How about a range report?

"great unlearned??" heyyyyyyy
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 8:15:38 AM EDT

Originally Posted By new-arguy:
The person who REALLY didnt know what they had was the person who sold it to us. We got our standard markup on a used gun, and Im just glad someone who really knew and appreciates what it was got it!






What, you don't know how to IM somebody who REALLY needs something like that? Steve doesn't need any more of those things!
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 1:19:28 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 6:38:46 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/28/2005 2:43:39 PM EDT by new-arguy]
Link Posted: 12/27/2005 6:43:34 PM EDT
SGB, I would head straight for Vegas after finding a deal like that.
Link Posted: 12/30/2005 12:36:15 PM EDT
Not enough to have all the arfcommers drooling eh? 1911 Forums.

I don't blame you man. I'd be walking on cloud 9 for weeks if I scored that deal.
Link Posted: 12/30/2005 2:32:46 PM EDT
Enough talk, more range report
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