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2010 Dan Wesson Pricing

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by Quack, Jan 10, 2010.

  1. Quack

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    Dan Wesson VBOB,....$1475 :wow:
     

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    it's not that much, it's $1457 :rofl:
     
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    Like I said,......Dan Wesson VBOB,....$1457 :wow:
     
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    black VBOB model: 01983 Item Condition: Factory New Bud's Item Number: 62350
    *Please Note!! Many of our pictures are stock photo's provided to us by the manufacturer and do not necessarily represent the actual item being purchased. Please verify this picture accurately reflects the product described by the title and description on this page before you place your order.

    Last price was
    $1,787.00
    Price is subject to change

    OUT OF STOCK
     
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    MSRP for the Stainless V-Bob - $1658.00 (Bud's - $1457)
    MSRP for the Black Duty V-Bob - $2040.00 (Bud's - $1787)
     
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    Their in high demand so they get a price increase. I am sure they are very nice guns, but for a little more you can get a Les Baer.
     
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    the price increase is partly due to moving to forged frames and making their own parts.
     
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    That is fantastic! Improving quality!
     
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    Cobra64 Deals in Facts

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    That's almost exactly what I paid for my custom bobtailed Valor last summer.


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    Correct! DW is adding value to their 2010 line-up. Many think it's just a greedy price increase and nothing more. I'm sure there's a little more margin baked into the prices too.
     
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    I'd like to know more about their "Ion Bond type" finish!
     
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    It's really neat! :cool:

    I was considering having my customized Valor Ionbond finished, and mentioned it to Keith Lawton a year ago when I ordered my Valor.

    http://www.ionbond.com/dynasite.cfm?dsmid=84850




    Here are some links on various gun forum discussing Ionbond:

    http://www.thehighroad.org/showthread.php?t=429765

    http://forum.m1911.org/showthread.php?t=53670

    http://forums.1911forum.com/showthread.php?t=220793

    http://www.brianenos.com/forums/lofiversion/index.php/t80947.html
     
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    So is DW going to offer ACTUAL Ion Bond as a finish?
    Or, are they going to have a simular finish?

    I've read a lot on the Ion Bond finish lately,....seems outstanding,
    but looks like about $350
     
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    I wouldn't stake my life on DW going with Ion Bond, but based on what I've read, it "appears" so.

    I also read a post that the boys at Ion Bond are partnering with one of the guys over on Sig Forum.

    If I find out more, I'll let you know. :)
     
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    Holy crap Whiskey! That's tee-rific. I haven't been following that thread for a long time.

    Thanks for the update!