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Old March 15, 2014, 12:23 AM   #1
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Walker question

Was looking on GunBroker for a Walker. There is an auction for 'Colt Fluck Dragoon Walker Replacement 1848' the buy it now is 13K. Now this is certainly not an item I can afford to buy, but what's the deal? Is this a real antique or a forgery? The listing says that defective Walkers were returned and the barrels shortened. Serial #2233. GB listing #398697737. I guess I'm just interested in the history of the gun. If anyone is willing to explain the return of Walker/Dragoon pistols, I would like to hear the history of how guns were returned and modified.
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Old March 15, 2014, 07:46 AM   #2
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Old March 15, 2014, 11:49 AM   #3
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Link to auction.

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/Vie...Item=398697737

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Old March 15, 2014, 11:49 PM   #4
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Thanks for the link. Always good to learn.
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