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Old January 22, 2008, 07:53 AM   #1
Spade Cooley
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I need help pricing OM Ruger 45s

I took a look at Cowboy Action Shooting and didn't enjoy the dress up part. I shot one short match with a new pair of Old Model Ruger Vaqueros in 45 with 5 1/2 inch barrels. They have the Wolf Springs added and have a sweet trigger pull. The serials are not consecutive but both are brand new and shoot to point of aim, have about 60 rounds through them. How should I price them? They have two cheap Oklahoma leather holsters that go with them, no belt.
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Old January 22, 2008, 08:51 AM   #2
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Take a look at them on Gunbroker.com that will give you an idea what they are selling for .
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Old January 27, 2008, 11:20 PM   #3
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Why are you giving up after just one match? I would say your guns would be worth $325-$400 apiece, depending on regional influences.

"Old Model" is a factory designation for those single actions produced before 1973. Distinguished by their three frame screws (except the Bearcat) and traditional half-cock action. All Vaqueros are New Models, utilizing the "New Model" action.

Vaquero.
New Vaquero.
Both New Models.
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Old January 29, 2008, 10:13 PM   #4
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The newer (hence OM NM) vaquero’s have smaller grip frames than the older. The poster is not talking about the transfer bar safeties as the Vaquero’s all have that.
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