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Dino1 06-21-2011 02:47 AM

Radom VIS P-35
 
I just received my Radom VIS P-35 today and thought I'd share a couple pics.
The first thing I noticed when I held the gun were the great ergonomics.
Condition is really good for a WWII pistol. Original finish, all matching numbers, nazi markings, and the barrel has strong rifling.

I can't wait to take it to the range. :)

http://i13.photobucket.com/albums/a2...o/DSC04472.jpg

http://i13.photobucket.com/albums/a2...o/DSC04470.jpg

Glasshartt 06-21-2011 02:51 AM

Nice, what are the first 3 on your serial number?

Dino1 06-21-2011 04:09 AM

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Originally Posted by Glasshartt (Post 526634)
Nice, what are the first 3 on your serial number?

Thanks! :)
The first 3 on my serial are G712.
I haven't really looked into dating it by serial#, but based on it being a "grade II", I'm going to guess it was manufactured sometime between 1939 and 1941.

Glasshartt 06-21-2011 04:15 AM

Kewl, it's a little newer than the one I just picked up (G359*). If you don't mind me asking, what did you have to give for it?

Dino1 06-21-2011 04:50 AM

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Originally Posted by Glasshartt (Post 526691)
Kewl, it's a little newer (G359*) than the one I just picked up. If you don't mind me asking, what did you have to give for it?

I had been looking at Randoms for awhile and had a good idea of what I wanted. I wanted a 3 lever "grade II", nazi marked, with matching #'s and a decent finish that was all original. This one was advertised on GunBroker with the holster for around $900.

I know the holsters are supposed to make them more desirable to collectors, but I'm not a hard core collector and honestly had no desire for the holster. It was in pretty bad shape anyway, so I negotiated with the seller and he agreed to sell me the gun (less the holster) and an extra mag for $750 (shipped). From all the other ones I had been looking at, I thought that was a pretty fair price and it had everything I was looking for. :)

Glasshartt 06-21-2011 04:59 AM

Not bad, so I didn't do too badly on mine.

ndnoutlaw 10-31-2011 07:02 AM

I just Purchased A P-35 myself do you have any advice on where to find info on it Serial number f432. Gun is very clean markings on the left side of the gun mostly warn off. Grips are Black with Fb on the left and vis on the right.

Dino1 11-01-2011 01:17 AM

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Originally Posted by ndnoutlaw (Post 615667)
I just Purchased A P-35 myself do you have any advice on where to find info on it Serial number f432. Gun is very clean markings on the left side of the gun mostly warn off. Grips are Black with Fb on the left and vis on the right.

Congrats on your new purchase!
The best serial number info I've been able to find on this gun is here.
Polish Firearms Page - Vis wz. 1935

How bout some pics!? :)

ndnoutlaw 12-23-2011 11:40 PM

Pics of My Radom
 
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Sorry it took so long been vary busy. May have to sell the gun any input on what i should ask.

Dino1 12-24-2011 05:32 PM

Looks in great shape, unfortunately it looks like it's been refinished which may have an effect on it's value.

I suggest maybe looking what others are selling for on GunBroker.
This should give you a good feel for market value.

Good luck.


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