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Discussion in 'Gear & Accessories' started by Gilbertc13, Dec 16, 2018.

  1. easy rider

    easy rider Allotropic Transformer TGT Supporter

    Jun 10, 2015
    Odessa, Tx
    I thought so, although I've been there I hadn't fished it. There are many good trout fishing lakes in Washington and Oregon, but I preferred the steelhead and cutthroats out of the rivers.

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  2. Maverick44

    Maverick44 Well-Known

    May 5, 2016
    NE Texas
    I found a cheap (presumably Yugo) SKS that somebody had painted (the wood stock) black, and used a cheap paint to do it with. It looked horrible. They wanted over $400 for it.

    Did I mention this was in 2012-2013 when SKS's were still dirt cheap?
  3. Hoji

    Hoji Bowling-Pin Commando

    May 28, 2008
    Mustang Ridge
    Many years ago I found a Bersa .380 marked as a Beretta for about $450.

    When I pointed out that the pistol was not a Beretta but a Bersa( stamped clearly on the slide) Pawntard looked at me and said” it is a rare mis-stamped Beretta, very few made it into circulation and this worth much more”

    I told him to save that bullshit for his regular halfwit customers and walked away.
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  4. Moonpie

    Moonpie TGT Addict Lifetime Member

    One of the local pawn shops has a S&W M66 that looks like its been put thru a meat grinder. Non factory grips. Rear sight damaged beyond repair. Bent crane.
    ONLY $899.
  5. easy rider

    easy rider Allotropic Transformer TGT Supporter

    Jun 10, 2015
    Odessa, Tx
    So what did you do with it?
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  6. General Zod

    General Zod Well-Known

    Sep 29, 2012
    Kaufman County
    I walked through a pawn shop in Gun Barrel City a few months ago. In the tool section they had used Harbor Freight bench grinders with serious wear on them...priced about $70 more than the same model popped up on Harbor Freight's website for.

    Sorry, not buying used crap tools for the same price I could go down the street to Home Depot and buy something decent for. I didn't even get as far as the firearms counter.
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