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Old 01-06-2013, 07:13 PM   #11
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I absolutely love my gp100 and wouldn't trade it for the world. I have had several friends go out and buy one after shooting mine. They are in my opinion one of the best and well made revolvers on the market, a pure work horse! If u get one u will not be disappointed. Good luck and keep us posted should u buy one.

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Old 01-08-2013, 12:41 AM   #12
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Thanks for all of the input. I've been looking around and I found a used 6" stainless model for five hundred out the door. Good deal or should I just go out and buy a new one?

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I have been very happy with the 6" blued model i picked up, a bit shopworn, for $400.




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I have a 6" ss model, I love it. That one you have found for 500 used wouldn't be too bad of a deal as long as it is in like new condition. Also the new ones come with the Houge Monogrip which I prefer to the older GP100 grip with the wood in the center. I got mine for less than 600 new I don't remember the exact price but that was a year ago.

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I own 3 Gp100's. 3 inch in SS, 4 inch in SS (my fave) and 6 inch blued (classic look w/ walnut grips)

Best handguns i have ever owned.
Outshoot at 12 yds what my glocks can do at 8.

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At the the gun show last week they were running $575 new with some wiggle room. Used were about $500.

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Good quality multi purpose tools, built like tanks.

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well i had looked at a GP100 with a 4" barrel that had been sitting on the shelf at my LGS for over six months. just about every time i went in i had to look at it an hold it. well i just kept being drawn to it, os i ended up putting it on layaway. just a really comfortable pistol to hold. i have ownd many Rugers in the past and still do, so i know i won't be disappointed in it's quality or function.

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So I went and tried to buy it. The gun is in amazing condition. Almost looks brand new. The only concern I had was that upon looking up the serial number, I found that it was manufactured in 1996. Is this something to worry about? Anyway, I talked him down to 470 out the door and went ahead with the purchase. Only to have a hold placed when he ran my nics!!! This has never happened to me and it has me concerned. MAD!

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And just to add to the discussion, the GP100 is easy to mod.

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