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Old 07-26-2014, 19:12   #1
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I need help on pricing a used AK.

The son of a former coworker of mine has a Zastava o-pap that he wants to sell. He says he has only put 100 rounds through it. I have only seen pics of the rifle and cosmetically it seems to be in good shape.
From what I have seen online they were originaly selling for $550 ish. He evidently paid alot more for it after they stoped importing them.

He was trying to get $600 for it and I told him good luck, and if he realy wanted to sell it I would give him $450.
One week later he say he'd sell it to me for the price I offered

My question is, Does $450 seem like a fair price, or should I have gone lower? I didn't want to low ball him, But I sure as heck wasn't going to pay $600 for a used $550 rifle.

I know nothing about the AK platform, Is this a decent rifle?
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Old 07-26-2014, 19:45   #2
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Does it take 30rd mags?

If so, $450 is a decent price.

If it only uses the 10rd mag, I would pass on it.

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Old 07-26-2014, 19:53   #3
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Well, being that you offered $450.00 for it, isn't it kinda late to ask the GT Brain Trust for advice? Honor your offer.
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Old 07-26-2014, 20:57   #4
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Wren, I plan on buying it. I guess I just wanted to know if it is worth the $450 I'm paying for it?

And Glockdude, yes on the 30 round mags.

Thanks for the replies guys.
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Old 07-26-2014, 21:43   #5
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New o-paps were $800 or so at Atlantic a few weeks ago. $450 is a steal.
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Old 07-27-2014, 05:47   #6
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$450 is a great price IMO- regardless, for what they will be bringing in 5-10 years you'll be glad you got it for that price.
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Old 07-27-2014, 20:17   #7
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They're going for $600-700 on Armslist.
$450 is wholesale.
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Old 07-27-2014, 22:25   #8
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You stole it. $500 would of been a decent price.
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