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Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 01-25-2011, 11:51 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
How can you tell it has been reblued? A friend...

How can you tell it has been reblued? A friend of mine, who is an experienced gun collector himself, took a good look at it in person and one of the first things he noticed was that it appeared to...
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 01-24-2011, 09:45 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Ha well yea, it's definitely a great family...

Ha well yea, it's definitely a great family treasure which I was fortunate to inherit...but I'm no gun collector and anything that could potentially help pay for my college tuition takes top priority...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 01-23-2011, 11:57 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Photos of the firearm are located in this thread:...

Photos of the firearm are located in this thread:

http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f37/rare-colt-1903-wwi-us-navy-contract-pistol-37308/#post428071
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 01-23-2011, 11:56 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
More photos.

More photos.
Firearms Forum: Curio & Relic Discussion 01-23-2011, 11:54 PM
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Views: 3,064
Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Rare Colt 1903 WWI US Navy Contract Pistol

SN is #257406.

The history behind this particular firearm is it was issued to my great grandfather in 1917 during his time as a Navy officer in WWI. It was then passed down to my grandfather, and...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 01-22-2011, 06:14 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Yes, it's in working condition, the slide was...

Yes, it's in working condition, the slide was just stuck from not being used in so many years. I'll work on getting some pictures up asap.
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 01-22-2011, 05:16 AM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Okay, so I decided to google "Colt 1903 2XXXXX"...

Okay, so I decided to google "Colt 1903 2XXXXX" with the X's representing the gun's serial number, and came across this website (http://www.coltautos.com/mmnavy_ww1.htm) which indeed has my serial...
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 01-22-2011, 05:06 AM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Tried to pm you the SN, but your box is full.

Tried to pm you the SN, but your box is full.
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-15-2009, 09:20 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Thanks for the advice, I'll give it a shot. I...

Thanks for the advice, I'll give it a shot. I know what you mean about tearing the thing down for a good cleaning. I was about to do that, but the first step is to pull the slide back :rolleyes:
Firearms Forum: Semi-Auto Handguns 08-15-2009, 01:35 AM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
Colt 1903 .32 slide problem

First off I would like to state that I just inherited this gun, and is my first firearm. I do not know much about guns, so I thought I would try to get some advice from the helpful community here at...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-14-2009, 10:36 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
1903 Colt .32 hammerless slide problem

First off I would like to state that I just inherited this gun, and is my first firearm. I do not know much about guns, so I thought I would try to get some advice from the helpful community here at...
Firearms Forum: Gunsmithing Forum 08-14-2009, 10:14 PM
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Posted By BigBeerBellyMan
EDIT: I decided to just start a new thread for my...

EDIT: I decided to just start a new thread for my problem. Here: http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f33/1903-colt-32-hammerless-slide-problem-16933/
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