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Old May 15, 2013, 04:41 PM   #101
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When you forget your gloves, place a bandaid, duct tape, etc, over the web of your hand before shooting. Amazing how well just that little bit helps to prevent bite.
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Old May 15, 2013, 10:27 PM   #102
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Yep. Unfired Python. But I have a 19-1 that is getting up there in price also.
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Old May 16, 2013, 12:07 AM   #103
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Okay... I'll play

Sig P210 50th Anniversary Edition (New in box)
Sig P210 (bought used so since I can't bring myself to shoot the other one)
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Heckler & Koch P7M8 (prices have gone up like crazy)
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Old May 19, 2013, 08:19 PM   #104
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Old May 19, 2013, 10:43 PM   #105
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The FIRST ONE!!!! The gateway drug: Sig P226R 9mm. --> Model 41 --> PCR -> 2x SP-01 Shadows -> XD(m) 45 -> Ruger MkII Target -> (couple long guns) -> Ruger Single Ten
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Old May 28, 2013, 11:50 AM   #106
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Most Expensive??

A Kimber Custom Shop Super Carry Pro .45 ACP 1911, which I bought in January 2012. I hit 62 took Social Security and a second retirement from Uncle Same and bought this one to celebrate getting it all right.

I also finalized a nasty divorce in which I managed to keep my money and property. She kept her money and I kept mine. But as usual the lawyers made out like bandits. Such is life
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Old May 28, 2013, 06:15 PM   #107
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Old May 28, 2013, 11:35 PM   #108
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Humbly, this is it.

Had an EMP for a bit, but figured I'd rather sweat all over a Glock. It became a safe queen, needed some cash, so it got sold.
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Old May 29, 2013, 12:09 AM   #109
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It's my prized possession!

Ruger P95

It's my first and so far only firearm!

I've had it for 7 days TODAy, so I'm thinking its time to start shopping again!
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Old May 29, 2013, 03:01 PM   #110
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I guess Mine is a SA that I sent to Clark for their heavy slide bullseye treatment. #2 is a Python.
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Old June 11, 2013, 05:43 PM   #111
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I feel like a cheap-o compared to some of the beautiful firearms I have seen in this thread (especially the Pythons) ...... but the most expensive out-the-door was a 2001 Para-Ordnance 14.45 (stainless) ..... if we were counting the amount of time I put in personally to fix/finish ... it would be a 1946 Argentine Sistema that I have been working on perfecting for years now .... by hand ...... its ALMOST there ..... I'll never be able to get the money and time I have put into it out of it .... but its my baby.
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Old June 11, 2013, 07:04 PM   #112
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most expensive for me

Smith and Wesson model 686 6" bought last year.
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Old June 11, 2013, 08:28 PM   #113
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Most expensive is a Dan Wesson CBOB .45 ACP. Great gun in all respects.
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Old June 11, 2013, 11:00 PM   #114
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Re: Your most expensive handgun.

The majority of my collection is polymer so my Springfield Loaded would be my most expensive.
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Old June 12, 2013, 07:06 PM   #115
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Like new engraved 1st generation Colt SAA in 38 Colt with a factory letter.

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Old June 17, 2013, 05:38 PM   #116
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Amercian citizen (Bersa .380, DP-51, CCWP) living in Guatemala City, Guatemala, Central Amercia:

All of my hand guns!

Since I am currently living in a Central American third world country and this country does not produce a gun of their own, I pay double the price for any handgun I purchase plus all the fees associated with the purchase and carry permit.

On July 2nd of this year I will be starting the process of buying a Bul M-5 Commander .45. The total cost, when it is all said and done, will be Q12000. with equals to $1583. Sucks, huh. However, guns are a must-have here. I've repelled roadragers, robbers, carjackers, and assassins all blocks from where I live.

Third world... all things considered... I'd rather be in Jersey.
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Old June 19, 2013, 09:03 PM   #117
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My Colt Gold Cup. Paid $660.98 including tax for it back in '94. Adjusting for inflation, it would be about $1038.95 today. Still more than my SW1911 sku#108284 which I paid 921.61 for in 2010 ($984.54 adjusted).

My GC was worth every penny and to this day, has been the only 1911 that has never given me any issues.

Proud to have served.
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Old June 20, 2013, 07:11 PM   #118
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My Sig 232 and Beretta M9A1, both were around $650. My most expensive handgun purchase will be a 1911 when I have the cash, and I don't think I could bring myself to pay any more than $900-$1000 for a handgun.
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Old June 22, 2013, 10:32 PM   #119
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Custom Ruger 44 Special by Alan Harton
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Old June 23, 2013, 05:52 PM   #120
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newrugersafan thats very tasty.
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Old June 25, 2013, 03:43 PM   #121
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Springfield TRP Tactical 1911
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Old June 26, 2013, 08:52 AM   #122
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1911 Kimber Pro CDP II So far Has Been My Biggest Purchase But Thinking Of Getting The Ultra Master Carry Which Will Cost More $$$$
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Old June 26, 2013, 09:51 AM   #123
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My two mint condition 1944 Colt 1911A1's were my most expensive guns. Don't remember how much I paid for them as it was ~15 years ago. I also bought an excellent condition 1943 Colt 1911A1 at the same time.

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Old June 26, 2013, 10:01 AM   #124
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2 1/2" Python.. It's been shot around 18 times (give or take 1 or 2 rounds)

" The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to
keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect
themselves against tyranny in Government.
..." - Thomas Jefferson
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Old June 29, 2013, 06:59 AM   #125
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Sold this Gemini Customs Ruger SP101:

To get this Dan Wesson CCO:

When two of equal skill meet at swords' point, there is no conclusion to the match--Takuan Soho (written in 1629)
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