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    So, I know a guy....

    So I know a guy who has a revolver he is looking to sell. He ordered it new and has done nothing more with it than look at it and show it to me.

    My problem is that I have been really really good this year in not buying anything new in the way of firearms (long or short). And in all practicality this would not make any sense for me to purchase. It's not like I have a need for it. It's too darn big to carry as a concealed carry weapon of choice. Would be impressive to carry as a out side carry choice, but it would more than likely pull my britches down unless I grabbed a pair of suspenders or shoulder holster.

    And we don't see any large animals like bear or buffalo around here unless you go to the zoo or a local animal preserve.

    But, the price is good at just under $500 for a new Taurus Raging Bull 454 Casull 6 1/2" stainless (not the real stainless, but the Taurus stainless steel look coated finish).

    What to do, What to do?

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    Oh just buy it.. of course you'll need a fancy BBQ rig to carry it in.....
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    Definition of clip

    1: any of various devices that grip, clasp, or hook
    2: a device to hold cartridges for charging the magazines of some rifles; also : a magazine from which ammunition is fed into the chamber of a firearm.

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    Unless you reload, 454 Casull ammo is expensive. I have that same pistol. Remember, it also shoots 45 Long Colt. Offer him $470 (which is probably what he paid).
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    If I only bought the guns I needed, I’d only have one or two guns instead of over a dozen that I have.
    One measure of wealth and freedom is being able to buy something you want, even though you don’t need it.
    If you can get it at a good price, get it.
    You can always sell it later (yeah, right).

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    Oh come on, you need it for the coming Zombie squirrel invasion.
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    You live in TEXAS and ask what should I do about buying a .454?

    Hmmm...
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    Quote Originally Posted by glenwolde View Post
    Oh just buy it.. of course you'll need a fancy BBQ rig to carry it in.....
    I've got an under the arm rig. If you attach this puppy to your belt you better be wearing clean BVDs 'cuz folks are going to see 'em.
    Last edited by confused; 10-25-2019 at 01:44 AM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jonrjen View Post
    So I know a guy who has a revolver he is looking to sell. He ordered it new and has done nothing more with it than look at it and show it to me.

    My problem is that I have been really really good this year in not buying anything new in the way of firearms (long or short). And in all practicality this would not make any sense for me to purchase. It's not like I have a need for it. It's too darn big to carry as a concealed carry weapon of choice. Would be impressive to carry as a out side carry choice, but it would more than likely pull my britches down unless I grabbed a pair of suspenders or shoulder holster.

    And we don't see any large animals like bear or buffalo around here unless you go to the zoo or a local animal preserve.

    But, the price is good at just under $500 for a new Taurus Raging Bull 454 Casull 6 1/2" stainless (not the real stainless, but the Taurus stainless steel look coated finish).

    What to do, What to do?
    There's that word again!

    Buy the gun already!
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    Quote Originally Posted by 777Driver View Post
    If I only bought the guns I needed, I’d only have one or two guns instead of over a dozen that I have.
    One measure of wealth and freedom is being able to buy something you want, even though you don’t need it.
    If you can get it at a good price, get it.
    You can always sell it later (yeah, right).
    You have a dozen guns?
    Amateur.
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    What kind of malicious intent do You have towards Me that makes You fear the fact that I may have a firearm.

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    I'd pass on it because of the finish, I really dislike the fake stainless finish. Just my 2¢.
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