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Old 03-18-2013, 13:27   #1
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Ok.... you guys win.... it's officially overpriced..

http://www.kygunco.com/colt-marine-g...tan-usmc-64939



Colt collectors won't mind I'm sure...
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Old 03-18-2013, 13:46   #2
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I don't know about you guys but I am going to run down to my FFL and not order one as fast as I can.
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Old 03-18-2013, 17:17   #3
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I don't know about you guys but I am going to run down to my FFL and not order one as fast as I can.
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Old 03-22-2013, 08:55   #4
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Old 03-22-2013, 09:45   #5
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I would put my Springfield Operator up against the Colt anytime, and win.

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Old 03-22-2013, 14:07   #6
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I would put my Springfield Operator up against the Colt anytime, and win.


"Win" at what? Kinda hard to take anyone that posts a pic of their 1911 with that duuchey Hornady Zombie ammo, seriously.

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Old 03-22-2013, 15:35   #7
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"Win" at what? Kinda hard to take anyone that posts a pic of their 1911 with that duuchey Hornady Zombie ammo, seriously.
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Old 03-22-2013, 16:41   #8
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"Win" at what? Kinda hard to take anyone that posts a pic of their 1911 with that duuchey Hornady Zombie ammo, seriously.
I couldn't help but laugh at that comment.
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Old 03-18-2013, 14:10   #9
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Holy smokes! I knew we had all thought they might be a 2K gun, but $2700!?!
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Old 03-18-2013, 14:18   #10
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Might not look too bad in a holster made of rattlesnake skin.
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Old 03-20-2013, 00:51   #11
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Holy smokes! I knew we had all thought they might be a 2K gun, but $2700!?!
Last thing I'd read from colt is they'd be about 2k. Just wait for the hysteria on the first ones to pass
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Old 03-21-2013, 12:22   #12
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I always thought the Colt Gunsite's were over-priced.

Not surprising the new Colt Marine pistol is going to be pricey for the commercial market, though.

I'd also rather have a SCG ... for less money.
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Old 03-18-2013, 16:08   #13
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Hey, it's a USMC Recon gun. What do you guys expect?
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Old 03-18-2013, 16:33   #14
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Hey, it's a USMC Recon gun. What do you guys expect?
For that price? Diamond encrusted grips and gold grip screws.
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Old 03-20-2013, 06:23   #15
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Hey, it's a USMC Recon gun. What do you guys expect?
Coming from a Jarhead, I'd expect a $1,500 gun plus a $500 tacticool tax. I still wouldn't pay that. For nearly $2,900 OTD, I'd be looking at Baer, Brown, or Wilson instead.
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Old 03-20-2013, 11:25   #16
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Coming from a Jarhead, I'd expect a $1,500 gun plus a $500 tacticool tax. I still wouldn't pay that. For nearly $2,900 OTD, I'd be looking at Baer, Brown, or Wilson instead.
You wouldn't, but there are plenty of military wannabes out there who will buy just because it's a Recon Marine gun. Rather like the Mk23 because it was a Navy SEAL gun.
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Old 03-18-2013, 16:52   #17
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Sad part is,.....that is not even the gun the Marines will get.
They will see a loosely goosey production line Colt.
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Old 03-18-2013, 17:16   #18
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Old 03-18-2013, 17:32   #19
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Hey what do you know? It's in stock!
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