Y'all convinced me -

Y'all convinced me -

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    Member Array Velocette's Avatar
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    Smile Y'all convinced me -

    to not buy the Walther or Sig .22. So I went to my local range to feel sorry for myself. And to try to scare some targets. I did scare the targets a bit, but more importantly, I found in their display case a nice pistol. A used Browning Hi-Power in S&W .40 at a reasonable price. ,(400.00). Consigned by a widow liquidating her "in the great range in the sky", husbands firearm collection.
    Like new in box. No scratches, dings dents or any evidence that it had ever been fired. It's a Browning pistol, assembled in Portugal, semi gloss black finish, 3 dot fixed sights. Magazine disconnect is gone and a very good trigger job had been done.
    2 Browning mags, instruction booklet, and the parts removed from the magazine disconnect.
    Jeez guys, THANK YOU for making me wait! This site Rocks!
    I got a sweet BHP .40 instead of a .22 plinker. Yee Hahhh!


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    Fate's funny ya know!!

    By deciding to change thoughts on .22's - destiny led you to this BHP - it was meant to be

    Sounds like a very OK deal.
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    You are gonna really like that thing.

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    Now you have a real gun!! JKing, but the .40 is a very capable round, now practice, practice and then practice some more, her late husband would be proud.
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    Carry On!

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    Very nice, glad ya found a good deal on an excellent pistol.
    "In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock." Thomas Jefferson

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    Nice find. Excellent firearm. You did real good for yourself. Congrats.
    Stay Safe & Enjoy!
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    Great find Velocette. You will really like the Hi-Power.
    "Do not fear those who disagree with you; fear those that do and are too cowardly to admit it" - Napoleon

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    Glad you found a good deal.

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