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Price to sell 642-2

Discussion in 'The Snubbie Club' started by Bugler, Apr 29, 2012.

  1. Bugler

    Bugler

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    I have a S&W 642-2 bought new by my son a few years ago. Only has a few hundred rounds of FMJ range ammo through it and is in mint condition. If I sell it what would be a fair price to ask for it?
    Thx
     
  2. Chup

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    In my area all Concealed type handguns are getting harder to get. We are charging $449.00 for a new J-Frame. They used to be $399 at our Shop and we weren't the cheapest. . I would not take less than $350 if I were selling it. That would have to be a privet sale. A Gun Shop won't give you that.
     

  3. steve581581

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    Used 642's in good shape go for $300-$350 private sale in southeast Michigan. Shops seem to offer about 35% of what they're worth.
     
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    in N.E. Ohio they go new for 389.00 and they are often on sale at 349.00.
     
  5. Kentucky Shooter

    Kentucky Shooter NRA Life Member

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    Good advice--- worth every penny in my opinion.
     
  6. JuneyBooney

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    Sell it outright and charge 300 or so. They are hard to come by and that price is what they went for retail prior to Obama getting into the WH.
     
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    Mine is a Pro series and I picked it up slightly used for $339. I love it, it shoots great and it easy to hide in my waistband. Hard to beat a good J frame.
     
  8. Sigobsessed

    Sigobsessed Ruggedly handsome

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    I just bought one last week for $379 here in the people's republic of new york. Brand new in box.
     
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    Around here I would go in the 300 range. Not much more.
     
  10. Chup

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    Did you ever sell the 642? I'm thinking of selling one of my 442s. I'm going to ask $350. and see what happens. Low mileage, smooth action, and clean.