Smith & Wesson Forum

Go Back   Smith & Wesson Forum > >


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 05-13-2018, 04:51 PM
beagleye's Avatar
beagleye beagleye is offline
Member
Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips  
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 1,842
Likes: 1,716
Liked 1,480 Times in 427 Posts
Default Value of grips

I found a gun at a pawn shop for $499 (probably get it for $400+tax) The thing that caught my eye was the grips. The grips were not chipped or cracked, and looked just like these in the link The gun is identical model but in much worse condition, I would rate it fair/poor, rough nickel, loose lock up, not irredeemable, but not good either. But I am not above buying a gun for the grips, and I wouldn't mind either passing the grips on to some one here as long as I came out OK on the gun. Looking for opinions. Thanks!

Smith & Wesson - 38 Double Action-Revolver Firearms Auction Lot-50

Thanks! Pete

Last edited by beagleye; 05-13-2018 at 04:52 PM.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Likes This Post:
  #2  
Old 05-13-2018, 07:26 PM
murphydog's Avatar
murphydog murphydog is online now
Member
Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips  
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 17,706
Likes: 32
Liked 7,026 Times in 4,212 Posts
Default

Hey, look, someone else posted the same question!

Top Break 38
__________________
Alan
SWCA 2023, SWHF 220
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-13-2018, 07:33 PM
gmborkovic gmborkovic is online now
Member
Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips  
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: VA & SoFL
Posts: 4,038
Likes: 204
Liked 2,073 Times in 1,227 Posts
Default

$400 for those grips, not me.
__________________
Mike 2796
SoFo Bunch member
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-14-2018, 06:34 AM
beagleye's Avatar
beagleye beagleye is offline
Member
Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips  
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 1,842
Likes: 1,716
Liked 1,480 Times in 427 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by murphydog View Post
Hey, look, someone else posted the same question!

Top Break 38
Posers everywhere!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05-14-2018, 01:49 PM
opoefc opoefc is offline
US Veteran
Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips  
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Southern California, USA
Posts: 8,892
Likes: 1,757
Liked 3,488 Times in 1,658 Posts
Default

I've had the same type grips for sale at $200 and no takers, but maybe my timing didn't jib with someone looking for same. Ed.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05-14-2018, 02:05 PM
beagleye's Avatar
beagleye beagleye is offline
Member
Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips Value of grips  
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 1,842
Likes: 1,716
Liked 1,480 Times in 427 Posts
Default

Thanks all for the info, this is definitely a great forum!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sold: S&W K/L SB target grips, Fitz adjustable target grips, Python grips Jeroenw114 Accessories/Misc - For Sale or Trade 3 01-08-2017 11:15 AM
Talon Grips vs. Traction Grips vs. Custom Grips jhawk19 Smith & Wesson M&P Pistols 68 03-01-2016 10:52 AM
Colt Python grips, S&W grips, SIG grips, M1A mount. Frank237 Accessories/Misc - For Sale or Trade 1 03-01-2011 05:04 PM
FS: Pachmayr Grips, Hogue Grips, HKS Speedloaders, Wooden Factory Grips PO2313 Accessories/Misc - For Sale or Trade 16 08-01-2010 06:20 PM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
smith-wessonforum.com tested by Norton Internet Security smith-wessonforum.com tested by McAfee Internet Security

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:36 AM.


S-W Forum, LLC 2000-2018
Smith-WessonForum.com is not affiliated with Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC)