Your thoughts on trade

Your thoughts on trade

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    Your thoughts on trade

    I have a xdm 45 4.5"

    I have someone wanting to trade it for both his glock 31 and xd 40 compact.

    Assuming these are in good condition sound like a good trade?

    Sounded ok to me and the ability to move from .357 sig to .40 to 9mm sounds promising

    Your thoughts?.



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    G31

    The G31 although fun to shoot in my area (MI) 357 sig ammo is $30 + a box of 50 if you can find it so keep that in mind. I have sold both my Glock 31 and Glock 22 and now have only 9mm and 45 acp

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    Your thoughts on trade

    Quote Originally Posted by hollowpointt View Post
    The G31 although fun to shoot in my area (MI) 357 sig ammo is $30 + a box of 50 if you can find it so keep that in mind. I have sold both my Glock 31 and Glock 22 and now have only 9mm and 45 acp
    Was really thinking 9mm conversion for range and .40 or .357 for a car gun

    I was actually looking to trade mine for a 45 or 9 that I could carry more and use at range cheaper

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    If the Glock and SD .40 are in good condition, looks like a winner of a deal. Hard to pass a 2 for 1 deal.
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    Your thoughts on trade

    Quote Originally Posted by archer51 View Post
    If the Glock and SD .40 are in good condition, looks like a winner of a deal. Hard to pass a 2 for 1 deal.
    My thought exactly




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    Why are they so motivated? That is not a good deal for them, and I would be suspect unless they were excellent friends. The old "Too good to be true?" at work here?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rock and Glock View Post
    Why are they so motivated? That is not a good deal for them, and I would be suspect unless they were excellent friends. The old "Too good to be true?" at work here?
    I agree with Rock and Glock. It's such a lopsided deal in your favor, I feel like there is something that he is not telling you.
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    Are these pistols owned by someone you know very well?
    make sure they are LEGALLY owned by them, then make the deal.
    I would do it.
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    Sounds like its too good to be true.

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    If they're in equal condition; DO IT! However, if equal condition, it DOES sound too good to be true!

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    Is he the original owner? If so I would check them out and if everything was ok I would trade.
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    Sounds awfully iffy to me. I love my Glock 31, and don't mind paying for the ammo. In fact, it is now easier to find 357 SIG ammo than 9mm.

    But 2 for 1? That's a bit spooky.

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    Your thoughts on trade

    Xdm is pulling a premium now but......

    Anyways, haven't been able to reach the guy today so maybe you guys scared him off.... thanks. :(


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