Fav pre 89 or 82 guns or no longer made guns ?

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    Fav pre 89 or 82 guns or no longer made guns ?

    Seeing photos last night of a USA legal FAMAS rifle ( pre 89 ) I though I ask you folk who have been around the block what guns you miss from that time or guns you miss from way back..

    Mine are :
    1. KG-9
    2. Volunteer rifle
    3. sig 550/551
    4. Augs
    5. h&K esp the msp89 and mp5 clones

    What about you all what guns you miss ? Or wish you bought like 10 more of when they were cheep??

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    The Walther P88 & P5. Also the PP series including the PP Super.

    Steel framed P.38 would be included too, but that was discontinued in '46 when they ran out of frames left over from WWII.

    I also miss the importation of 100% German made SIG-Sauer P series pistols that are triple roll marked with proofs.
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    Pre-64 Winchesters and vintage Colt Pythons would be good for me LOL!
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    Most of the guns I admire and use were made or at least designed prior to World War II.
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    30 Carbine! the last one I bought was $100 at FW Woolworths. If I had known then what I know now..................
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    Quote Originally Posted by dangerranger View Post
    30 Carbine! the last one I bought was $100 at FW Woolworths. If I had known then what I know now..................

    Yeah same wish I could have been into guns with 30 carbine and 7.62x25 was cheep .

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    1981 Ruger Security Six, blued, 6" barrel. The GP 100's just don't have that level of fit & finish...
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    More sentimental than any other reason but a Colt Frontier Scout 22 revolver.
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    Colt Lawman, Colt Trooper, Colt Official Police, Colt Detective Special, and Harrington and Richardson revolvers of all models.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nechaev View Post
    Colt Lawman, Colt Trooper, Colt Official Police, Colt Detective Special, and Harrington and Richardson revolvers of all models.
    Had an H&R 922 a few years back, with 4" barrel. S/N suggested it was made in 1947. It was a kick in the pants to shoot! I miss the old gal!

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    I still have a Sig P230 in my carry rotation from that time I purchased new. It is stamped as made in West Germany with proof marks. It is the blued version with the aluminum frame in .380 cal. and 3.75 in. barrel. It feeds anything and Sig website says plus P is OK. I updated with Hogue rubber grips with finger grooves and carry IWB using a High Noon Public Secret and a Beltman belt. My most frequently used EDC is the SR9c.

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    Still have a thing for the Ruger Six Series guns. Have both a Speed and Security Six in 2 3/4" barrel. Want a 4" model Security Six at some point.
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