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Old December 30, 2011, 12:54 PM   #1
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Should I do or should I don't

Hello fellow lead slingers. I'm new to the forum and new to shooting. I just picked up a Colt Forty Four Wilie Clapp SA. Do I shoot it and enjoy it or do I park it in the safe unfired, unhandled etc. It would be interesting to hear the varying opinions out there. Happy New Year to all.
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Old December 30, 2011, 01:09 PM   #2
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Old December 30, 2011, 01:10 PM   #3
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More than likely has limited to nonexistant collector value. Shoot it.
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Old December 30, 2011, 01:21 PM   #4
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Looks like I'm shooting her in the springtime when the outdoor range opens up.
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Old December 30, 2011, 02:14 PM   #5
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Old December 30, 2011, 02:46 PM   #6
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O you BETTER shoot that thing!!!
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Old December 30, 2011, 03:10 PM   #7
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Old December 30, 2011, 08:53 PM   #8
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