Jump to content
DaveTN

CHEAP AMERICAN MADE GUNS!!

Recommended Posts

I know some of you could care less where your guns are made; but many of us do; this discussion is for those members.

:usa:Buy American, Hire American, America First. :usa:

More and more we see guns in the bottom feeder category that are American Made. Lets face it, until the last few years the only decent American Made gun that is low cost and wasn’t (arguably) junk was the Hi Point. We have come a long way.

The thread about the Stoger and the Canik (both made in Turkey) being under $300 made me think that we have better options for less money; even American Made options.

So if you like to buy cheap guns, and want to buy American; now is a good time. Even prices on some of the top quality, best sellers in the Industry have dropped.

The SCCY CPX we routinely see selling below $200. It’s currently made in Florida with the company in the process of moving to Tennessee. And it gets good reviews

Kel-Tec PF-9 right at $200 and the P-11 just over, and made here.

Diamondback at just over $200.

New models like the Remington R51 (brought back after a bad start) at just over $200 and the Mossberg MC1SC at around $300; we shall see.

Ruger EC9 at around $250 and Security 9 and SR9 at $300.

MOSSBERG MC1SC at $300; we shall see.

All the Highpoints at around $175. They have a big following… bless their heart.

And even Smith & Wesson Shields at $250 and Full Size models dropping below $300!! Proven performers.

  • Like 8

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I can’t wait to get a Yeet Cannon for myself. 

 

This is morning I delivered across the street from the S&W factory in Springfield, MA. Sadly, tours were not available. 

  • Haha 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
28 minutes ago, Chucktshoes said:

I can’t wait to get a Yeet Cannon for myself. 

I had to look that up. :)

 

NOT WORK SAFE

 

Edited by DaveTN
  • Like 1
  • Haha 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Yeet Cannon! I might have to get one. 🤔

Some other cheap, American made pistols are the Ruger LCP and LCPII, and the Charter Arms line of revolvers, many of which can be found for under $300.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

If you are not in a rush and not picky about looks or exact model you can pick up some good U. S. Made revolvers on the used market. Either locally or like @A.J. Holst mentioned. 

I think H&R and Iver Johnson revolvers usually come in priced under their worth. Just older style models. I have an Iver .38 S&W top break that is solid. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I can say I've got a Hi Point JHP .45 and its never gave me any problems at all. And I have put about 500 rounds through it with not one hiccup.   I can't say that for some of my other guns. I gave $175 for it out the door. I'm looking forward to the new Hi Point.

Edited by Quavodus
  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have much more expensive pistols, but a Shield is on my belt today.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Heritage Revolver 22LR Flag Grip 6.5" Barrel RR22B6USMS2

SKU: 17496011  | 

Availability: In stock

Be the first to review this product

 

Your Price: 

$169.98
 
FREE FFL Transfer when shipping to a Rural King store    i  
 

SCCY CPX-2 9mm 10rd 3.1" Pistol, Kryptek Typhon/Black CPX-2CBKT

SKU: 31300010  | 

Availability: In stock

 
MSRP: $285.99

Regular Price: $199.98 

Special Price $179.93

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

That RUGER WRANGLER at $199 has to give Heritage a sinking feeling. I suspect the saving grace will be that the Rugers will be hard to get.

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 7/8/2019 at 6:27 PM, Chucktshoes said:

I can’t wait to get a Yeet Cannon for myself. 

I will have one of those this fall. I will also spend way to much money setting it up with an optic too. 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 hours ago, DaveTN said:

That RUGER WRANGLER at $199 has to give Heritage a sinking feeling. I suspect the saving grace will be that the Rugers will be hard to get.

If Heritage spent an extra $20 per gun and passed along at hard cost, could they improve them enough to give Ruger a sinking feeling?

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, A.J. Holst said:

If Heritage spent an extra $20 per gun and passed along at hard cost, could they improve them enough to give Ruger a sinking feeling?

I doubt it. I’ve not seen and held a Ruger Wrangler yet, but I’ve seen and held a Heritage. I can’t imagine Ruger making anything that low end, but I guess it’s possible.

Maybe we’ll get sub $200 Smith & Wesson revolvers. :woohoo:

  • Like 1
  • Thanks 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
10 minutes ago, Quavodus said:

I wish SCCY would make something like a .40 cal. They are real big on 9mm.

So is the buying public. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
24 minutes ago, Quavodus said:

I wish SCCY would make something like a .40 cal. They are real big on 9mm.

 

14 minutes ago, Chucktshoes said:

So is the buying public. 

I’m sure they will. They just came out with the .380. So after all the wives & girlfriends have the .380’s and 9mm; the company will be wanting to sell to the guys also.

 

 

:leaving:

  • Like 1
  • Haha 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
28 minutes ago, DaveTN said:

 

I’m sure they will. They just came out with the .380. So after all the wives & girlfriends have the .380’s and 9mm; the company will be wanting to sell to the guys who refuse to let go of an obviously inferior caliber that started out as a bastardization of a good caliber and has shown itself to not be terribly good at anything really also.

 

 

:leaving:

FTFY. 

  • Haha 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Similar Content

    • By leroy
      As ya'll know, i get manias from time to time... Ya would think as old as i am, this would finally stop... This one is the 10MM long slide mania... 
      What are your collective thoughts and experiences on the new Remington 1911 R, Springfield XDM 5.25, Glock 40, or custom build 10MM pistolas..?  I've got 2 Glock 20' s (...4.6" barrels, im thinkin...), but wuz thinkin a bit about the advantages of a longer slide n barrel...  At first glance, It looks ta me like buyin a complete " long slide " pistola will be about as cheap as buildin a custom long slide for one of my 20's... Whattday'all think..?
      Thanks in advance...
      " J Thaddius " leroy...
    • By Chucktshoes
      PSA dropped a couple of big bombs at SHOT. First is that they are introducing a striker fired polymer pistol compatible with most 3rd gen Glock parts for $299 for the base, $350 for one with a threaded barrel, optic cut, and suppressor height sights. 

      In addition they, have announced that the PSA5, their MP5 clone, will be out this year. Projected price is not finalized, but still expected to be below $1200. This places it several hundred below it’s nearest MP5 clone competitors, and over $1500 lower than the just released HK SP5. 

       
      I swear, I’m not a paid spokesman or anything, but I am excited to see these product releases. PSA is really making some major moves right now that can have some serious market impacts with regards to pricing. 
    • By DaveTN
      I’m thinking about ordering this gun. But I’m curious about the blued finish and the Ruger site picture really doesn’t show it that well. Anyone have any good pictures of this gun that was purchased recently??
      https://www.ruger.com/products/newModelBlackhawkConvertible/specSheets/0463.html

The Fine Print

Tennessee Gun Owners (TNGunOwners.com) is the premier Community and Discussion Forum for gun owners, firearm enthusiasts, sportsmen and Second Amendment proponents in the state of Tennessee and surrounding region.

TNGunOwners.com (TGO) is a presentation of Enthusiast Productions. The TGO state flag logo and the TGO tri-hole "icon" logo are trademarks of Tennessee Gun Owners. The TGO logos and all content presented on this site may not be reproduced in any form without express written permission. The opinions expressed on TGO are those of their authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the site's owners or staff.

Before engaging in any transaction of goods or services on TGO, all parties involved must know and follow the local, state and Federal laws regarding those transactions. TGO makes no claims, guarantees or assurances regarding any such transactions.

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to the following.
Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Guidelines