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tanksboard
July 18, 2012, 07:52 PM
Hey Guys,

I have a Vanguard by Weatherby 30 06. It has a wood stock with a blued barrel. It is in mint condition. The serial is vx40707. I am trying to sell the gun and I have no clue what the value is. Any help would be much appreciated.

Doyle
July 18, 2012, 08:40 PM
If it is the model I'm thinking of, local Walmart was selling them brand new for about $350.

tanksboard
July 18, 2012, 09:07 PM
Yeah I thought it might be a walmart gun, but I read a few different forums claiming that they might be worth a bit more.

Mobuck
July 18, 2012, 09:35 PM
I think you can still buy them NIB for $399 for the older version. The S2 version is somewhat higher.
They make a very good hunting rifle which I find preferable to the budget Savage, Mossburg, Marlin options.

pbrktrt
July 19, 2012, 06:52 AM
The VX prefix indicates it is a Vanguard Deluxe. It is worth quite a bit more than the standard synthetic model.

jmr40
July 19, 2012, 09:46 AM
The syntetics are selling new for $350-$400. Walnut stocked versions around $500. A used walnut version should be worth around $300-$350, if you can find a buyer. You might have to sell for less than it is actually worth to move it. Most buyers today would prefer the synthetic and it would be easier to sell.