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    Hi Collectors! Yes, I am still around...

    Hi Collectors!
    Yes, I am still around
    Questions- what questions? ( big laugh)

    Vern
  2. Thread: cc sn 22441

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    Look at the fonts on the barrel and frame and...

    Look at the fonts on the barrel and frame and compare.
    Look at the crest and ask yourself if it looks correct.
    Then ask yourself if it's worth the money being asked.

    Vern
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    Wow, are we still talking about the Carlos I...

    Wow, are we still talking about the Carlos I guns!

    Comparing SN 203 to 280 is fun:

    1) Take a close look at the right toggle on 203 and 280, 203 should make you think
    2) Circle P and GL marked...
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    Albert Please reread your post on proving me...

    Albert

    Please reread your post on proving me wrong, it doesn't flow properly.
    You say the Russian guns in question do not have a crest and of course they do. Be careful with time lines between...
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    As has been noted, this is old news, interesting...

    As has been noted, this is old news, interesting but old . The problem here is that Georg Luger exaggerated contracts with others in order to get contracts.
    He was a salesman there is no doubt about...
  6. Andy 1) Are you sure it's 30cal and not 9mm?...

    Andy

    1) Are you sure it's 30cal and not 9mm? Please take a pencil with rubber eraser and see if it fits down the barrel, on a 30 cal it will not easily fit.
    2) Can you remove the toggle and show...
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    Flat top "3's" in the serial numbers? At a...

    Flat top "3's" in the serial numbers?
    At a distance you can see beveling on the frame SN, meaning re-stamp.
    I am pretty sure the barrel is a replacement.

    Oh Well :)

    Vern
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    Well This is the luger I would want :) By...

    Well

    This is the luger I would want :)

    By The Associated Press
    June 10, 1946
    Bangkok, June 10 -- King Ananda Mahidol, 20-year-old ruler of Siam was found dead of a bullet wound yesterday in...
  9. Some Talk about Shooters and a couple of questions

    Was thinking about getting me a shooter and was wondering how an artillery with adjustable sights might compare to one of the interarms lugers?

    As a shooter I would expect to hit a soda can at...
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    I was wondering why the 3 rd and 5th letter of...

    I was wondering why the 3 rd and 5th letter of the safety marking is a different font? Oh, it's just "me" I guess, things like that drive me crazy ( big laugh) :)

    PS: That is a beautiful gun!!!!
    ...
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    I am sure it will be back up for sale soon. When...

    I am sure it will be back up for sale soon. When it does please look hard at the SN on barrel and under frame, the fonts are not the same. Also the "B" is an over stamp.
    I am not saying this gun is...
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    Happy Birthday, Ed. Vern

    Happy Birthday, Ed.

    Vern
  13. Thread: Dear Albert

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    A long time ago in my C96 days I read something...

    A long time ago in my C96 days I read something explaining why so many of the China C96 were so washed out, it's been awhile, but seems to me that they used a citric based cleaner and over time this...
  14. Thread: Dear Albert

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    I would love to see one or two of the guns from...

    I would love to see one or two of the guns from Bulgaria , I am not new at this and would like the change of pace :)
    If you could talk them into posting it would be refreshing.

    I liked the...
  15. Good eye Pete, saw the proof mark after I posted....

    Good eye Pete, saw the proof mark after I posted. I have sold a few guns at this auction but can confirm that the owner considers himself an expert on all guns and everyone else something less.
    ...
  16. I never said I didn't like it :) RP lugers are...

    I never said I didn't like it :)

    RP lugers are in the 350 to 650 range, pretty well documented from original documents. Yes there may be a few stragglers but not that high up in the SN range....
  17. Luger, 1906 Royal Portugal Navy, 9mm cal. auto military pistol. Serial #3883

    Not many interested in Royal Portuguese Lugers but RP Luger SN 3883 is up for auction.
    Tread carefully my dear friends :)
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  18. Thread: Dear Albert

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    So Ron, did you ever get what you want on his...

    So Ron, did you ever get what you want on his Facebook page?

    We make this way too hard, the Russian Lugers are mostly from this country, I don't mean that in a bad way, just that most were...
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    Bump to Top Well, I had promised myself I...

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    Well, I had promised myself I wouldn't sell this at a loss but--------
    Lowered Price to $3600
    thanks for looking!!!
    PS: Not interested in trades

    Vern
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    My wife, also from Russia said the same thing....

    My wife, also from Russia said the same thing.
    However she did not have any problem reading it, so we are right back to square one as this will be used to justify the marking.

    Pete

    I like the...
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    Just a little more information: Over the years...

    Just a little more information:
    Over the years we have seen many variations of the Russian luger crest, it in it's self is a great study for those of you who would like to get your feet wet on this...
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    Thanks Pete Always an interest to me :) Julia...

    Thanks Pete
    Always an interest to me :)
    Julia posts really nice clear pictures and they should be complemented for that! They are not hiding anything, I like that very much!
    Again we are looking...
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    My wife designs web pages, this is very...

    My wife designs web pages, this is very frustrating for her at times, just about anything can be copyrighted, pictures, icons, initials, sayings, you name it and it has likely been protected at one...
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    Ron Wow!!!! Pretty envious of you right...

    Ron

    Wow!!!!
    Pretty envious of you right now!!! :) :)
    That is a great find and why mess with it? As already said you will not learn anything more and that would be the only logical reason to do...
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    RP Luger Exam Questions

    Some fun with the "New" Guys & Gals:

    Attached is a picture of a Republic of Portuguese Navy.
    Some test questions:
    1) What is missing from the crest? 20 Points ( There are at least two items)
    2)...
  26. It is sometimes possible through research to pin...

    It is sometimes possible through research to pin down a guns production date to within a few months by using all available data.
    Some examples:
    1) use of chamber date
    2) use of number produced...
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    Some very pretty & special women! I think some...

    Some very pretty & special women!
    I think some of the younger collectors would be extremely surprised at how fortunate some of the old collectors are and BTW they don't need to be drop dead...
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    What type of wood should be used? The rod in...

    What type of wood should be used? The rod in question seems to be made from Oak, just asking- I have no idea
    Vern
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    Lowered Price to $4600 Good price for an all...

    Lowered Price to $4600

    Good price for an all matching gun :)
    Bump to Top
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    OK Ed-- Thanks PM me when you have them sorted ...

    OK Ed-- Thanks
    PM me when you have them sorted

    Vern
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    WTB Set of 06 period grips

    I am looking for a set "period" of 06 ( grip safety) grips for one of my Portuguese Royal Navy's.
    It's OK if there a little rough but no missing parts or repairs. Checkering should be such that they...
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    A little dismayed ( understatement)

    OK, I feel like rambling tonight :) :)

    Do any of you ever get the feeling we are just a little isolated?

    On talking to other gun collectors have you ever found yourself defending very well know...
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    Original linked gun sold for $2975- Ouch!!!!! ...

    Original linked gun sold for $2975- Ouch!!!!!

    I dont know what else to say?

    Vern
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    I made this offer once before and do so again:...

    I made this offer once before and do so again: ultra clear pictures of all fonts ( lettering & numbers) and the DWM toggle can be used to date most lugers.
    Long before any official information...
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    ATF/ Acetone Mix

    I know we have talked about this before but I dont seem to be able to find it, so will ask again.

    I have a rusty Winchester I am playing with and was considering using ATF/ Acetone 50/50 mix to...
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