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Old 03-01-2012, 05:10 PM   #1
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Looking for a reliable .22LR pistol.. don't wanna spend more than maybe $200 if possible. I'd prefer semi auto but ill take revolver.. any suggestions?

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Old 03-01-2012, 05:16 PM   #2
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I'd see about hunting down a used Ruger MK2 or MK 3.
Of course they can be had new for $250 on up, depending on preference.

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You could get a nice Phoenix HP22 for under $150.00.

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Hey I have the hp22 it a good fun gun, I got mine wit the both barrels. Great to train on for the price. Got mine wit 2 barrels, and 2 mags for $200 new. Can't beat that

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I'd also say a used Ruger Mark II. Can't get any better than that but you may not find one for $200. The new Mark III is a good pistol but more annoying since it comes with a bunch of lawyer features.

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I can't find the hp22 for under 200 anywhere

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My wife found it on gun broker for like 220 and when she went to a local store to do the transfer the owner said he would sell it direct for about the same. N. Since she has her ccw she picked it up then and there

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I found it on a sporting goods store online for 120. Now need to find someone to do the ffl transfer. Guy I was gunna use told me last minute that he charges and extra $40 for pistols. WTF?!?

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The transfer fee is variable but small business's will charge what the market can bear. The paperwork is PIA and they can/will charge accordingly.

Thread: don't buy someone else's problem; increase budget to $269 and you can get a new Ruger MK II or III. I prefer the 5.5" bull barrel but for more $$$ you can get it fluted, more $$$ stainless etc.

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That high my guy down here in south fl does it for 30 bucks flat

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