Would you buy a Beretta 92 FS if it was under 500? Like new in box?

Would you buy a Beretta 92 FS if it was under 500? Like new in box?

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    Would you buy a Beretta 92 FS if it was under 500? Like new in box?

    Any ideas,Ive got one that has just crossed my path and really dont need another. Also a Ruger SR1911 for 700 is avaiilable
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    I'd take the Beretta in a heartbeat! (If the wife allowed it.)
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    I'd take it in a heartbeat and the wife can get over it! Yeah, I am interested. Black or Stainless Steel? Let me know, we'll talk.
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    Sounds like a great deal for the Beretta, around here they are almost $700 new. If you have the spare cash, go for it.
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    Yes, why not?
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    I mean I am selling one with a threaded barrel for like 500 bucks used a bit yes but ..

    We talking normal 92fs? Mat or stainless ... If stanliess and made in Italy maybe 600-650 or so .. Made in the USA 500 or so max imop..
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    Has nothing to do with price. Good gun, just not on radar at present.
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    I would take a Beretta 92 in a heart beat over ANY poly-striker specials...
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    Hmmm... Did Mel Gibson shoot down a helicopter with it? If so, probably. If not, probably not. I don't think there's anything fatally wrong with the 92, and I've used them pretty extensively, but there are just better options out there for me at the same price point. That said, I wouldn't turn one down if it was offered to me free. :)
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    Yes! Great IWB weapon, with hot loads!
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    I'd pass! Good luck!
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    I appreciate the feedback
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