QUICK HELP! S&W66

Discussion in 'Appraisals - What's this worth?' started by Tim, Nov 26, 2018.

  1. Tim

    Tim I am....an Enchanter. Staff Member Benefactor Charter Life Member

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    I’m being offered this in trade, my end is worth ~$550.
    4” S&W 66 no dash in otherwise great condition.
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  2. Dale Flinchum

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    If the rest of the gun is not pitted I'd say $400 tops.
     
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  3. lowspeed

    lowspeed Happy to be here

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    I'm no S&W guru, but I don't think I'd want more than $400.00 in it with that damage.
     
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  5. Ikarus1

    Ikarus1 Avtomat Krishna-kov

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    offer them $450, disassemble everything and soak it in vinegar

    It will remove both lead from the bore and most of that rust and give it a nice dull patina ;)

    BTW how bad do you need to neglect a stainless gun for it to rust that darn bad.
     
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    I can't tell from the pic - what sort of damage are we looking at?
     
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    Jeppo Very LARGE Member Supporting Member

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    So, he’s giving away something worth $550 with the intention of receiving something of at least equal value...no?
     
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    Climberman Unstealthiest Ninja

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    What’s all that black stuff in the picture?