Need opinions on possible trade

Need opinions on possible trade

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    Need opinions on possible trade

    So, I've decided to my parting with my Glock 23 to offset the cost of another gun I just won on Gun Broker. I like the Glock, but I don't much care for .40 S&W. In fact, I pretty much only shoot 9mm though my 23 using a Lone Wolf 40-9 conversion barrel.

    I was looking for cash, but someone has offered to trade an excellent condition Sig Sauer P220 .45 w/ 4 mags straight up for my Glock 23, LWD conversion barrel and 4 mags. I'm tempted. What do you think about this trade?

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    If it is an older Glock, say Gen2, then it might be a good trade it is in good shape (the P220) and you can get ammo. What does the Sig look like?
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    You already have it as your avatar, so now you have no choice but to make the trade.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wishyouwell View Post
    You already have it as your avatar, so now you have no choice but to make the trade.
    Nah, my avatar is a Stoeger Cougar 8045.

    I've never owned a Sig before. I really know little about them, but I like the idea of having one. My Glock is a Gen 3, purchased new 18 months ago, in excellent condition. I haven't seen the Sig yet. He tells me it's in great shape with a Hogue grip.

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    Deal. Nuff said.
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    Base price (MSRP) on a new P220 is $1000. If it has night sights that increases the value. The additional magazines also brings up the value. If it's in good condition, it sounds like a win-win for you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by krisspy View Post
    Nah, my avatar is a Stoeger Cougar 8045.

    I've never owned a Sig before. I really know little about them, but I like the idea of having one. My Glock is a Gen 3, purchased new 18 months ago, in excellent condition. I haven't seen the Sig yet. He tells me it's in great shape with a Hogue grip.
    Dang. That's what i get for trying to be a smart ass. they do look a lot alike, though. I would say make the deal... It's only a glock...

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    The Sig is a terrific gun but there aren't any guns on the market that will cause to to want to trade my G23.

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    I've got a G23 and a Sig 220. As long as the 220 is in good shape, I'd move on that trade quickly.
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    Nevermind. The guy decided couldn't part with the Sig after all.

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    Aw ... shame, as that would have been a fortuitous trade on your part.
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    I thought the deal sounded fishy from the start. The guy would have been able to sell the Sig to a dealer and be out maybe $50 for a brand new gun.......
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