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Finally found a Python in what I consider good shape and I could afford. I've been on the Python search for quite some time now. Most of them I'd want to take home must have gold screws! Sorry for the lousy pics.

 

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Very nice. They are very hard to find for a decent price. 

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MAG(nificent)!!! A true bit of joy ! Hope it doesn't spend too much time in the vault. What vintage is it ? 

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1 hour ago, KahrMan said:

Very nice. They are very hard to find for a decent price. 

I didn't say it was a decent price... OK, I thought it was a good price for this quality weapon. They had a nicer one with the matching box; I don't think it had ever been shot. I wanted a nice one but something I was willing to shoot!

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1 hour ago, bucnball said:

MAG(nificent)!!! A true bit of joy ! Hope it doesn't spend too much time in the vault. What vintage is it ? 

1970 according to Colt.

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Yes buddy...Congratulations on the fine Python.

Now sell me that 38Super at a deal! For me, that is. lol 

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21 hours ago, Rhodewarrior said:

Man... So jealous! I would love a 4" royal blued.  

I was looking for a 4" but couldn't pass up a nice 6". 

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20 hours ago, hipower said:

Yes buddy...Congratulations on the fine Python.

Now sell me that 38Super at a deal! For me, that is. lol 

Thanks! I think KahrMan is selling the 38 super. I expect it's a superb gun knowing KahrMan and his tastes.

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Beautiful gun !  

Curious as why prices have skyrocketed over past few years (other than they aren’t making them anymore).  I had one that I traded about 10 yrs ago for a Springfield XD and a Beretta 950 that I had about $800 in.  Lost my job 2 years ago and sold it for $2450.00 on gunbroker.  Didn’t want to sell, but thankful I could.   Paid 3 months of house payment. 

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