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What Is My Gun Worth?

What Factors Determine a Gun’s Value? Make: There is a big difference in quality when it comes to manufacturers. From a coveted Colt to a budget minded Hi-Point, manufacturers can make a big difference in a guns resale value. Gun Type: From handguns to wild game rifles, there are many types of firearms to choose from and ...

What Is My Field Shotgun Worth?

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Field shotguns are among the most popular type of firearm in the United States. Due to the fact that they are the primary firearm for bird hunting and sport (skeet, trap and clays) shooting it makes sense that field shotguns would be so desired. Both skeet shooting and trap shooting are Olympic events.

There are ...

What is My Winchester 70 Worth?

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Quite possibly the most popular hunting rifle ever made, the Winchester Model 70 has seen extensive use in both hunting roles as well as military and law enforcement use. In addition to its well known use as a hunting rifle, the Model 70 was also used by the U.S. Army and Marine Corps in ...

What is My FN SCAR Rifle Worth?

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Among the most popular military rifles since its development in 2004, the FN SCAR has made a strong impact in both military use and popular media. It was adopted by U.S. Special Forces during the war on terror as the Mk16 and Mk17 firing the 5.56x45mm NATO and 7.62x51mm NATO rounds respectively. The reliability ...

What Is My Desert Eagle Worth?

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Magnum Research Inc. designed and developed the Desert Eagle. The design was further refined by and manufactured by Israel Military Industries, until 1995, when the manufacturing contract was shifted to Saco Defense, in Saco, Maine. In 1998, MRI moved manufacturing back to IMI, which later commercialized its small arms branch under the name Israel ...

What Is My Springfield XD Pistol Worth?

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In 2002, Springfield Armory introduced their XD (eXtreme Duty) model pistol to the world and it was an instantaneous hit. There have been several variants with some having their own sub-variants that Springfield has offered to the public.  With several combinations of models, calibers and barrel sizes, it should come as no surprise that ...

What is My Mossberg Shotgun Worth?

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Founded in 1919, O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc., is the oldest family-owned firearms manufacturer in America, and is the largest pump-action shotgun manufacturer in the world. Celebrating 100 years of innovation, Mossberg leads the industry with over 100 design and utility patents to its credit. Mossberg set the standard for defensive shotguns.It’s reputation for ...

What is My Parker Bros. Shotgun Worth?

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In the world of fine double barrel shotguns, Parker Bros. carries the reputation as being one of the finest, American made, vintage shotguns ever produced. With a plethora of special grades, models and calibers, there was a shotgun for the different needs of an array of shooters from hunters to competition shooters.

Parker shotguns are ...

What is My Ruger Single Action Revolver Worth?

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Ruger has produced many different variants of its Single-Action revolvers and is one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable revolvers for the commercial sporting market. With products made in America, Ruger offers consumers almost 800 variations of more than 40 product lines. For more than 70 years, Ruger has cemented its reputation ...

How to Sell a Gun in Oklahoma?

During a transaction of a firearm sale in the state of Oklahoma buyers and sellers should be aware of state and federal firearm regulations. Knowing laws and restrictions surrounding the sale of firearms is vital to ensure buyers and sellers are in compliance with state and federal law and do not make any mistakes during ...

What is My Heckler and Koch G3 Worth?

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Among the most battle tested firearms of the 20th century is Heckler and Koch’s G3 rifle. It was developed in collaboration with the Spanish CETME rifle in the 1950s. The rifle was a great success having seen service in the armed forces of dozens of nations throughout the last half of the 20th century ...

What is My Ruger Mini-14 Rifle Worth?

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Among the most popular civilian firearms is the Ruger Mini-14. Based on the venerable M-14 design, the Ruger Mini-14 is known to be a reliable design popular in the hands of civilians, law enforcement and military.

It was used by the armies of Bermuda, Thailand and Rhodesia as well as the police forces of Australia, ...