close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

S&W 686-6 Stainless, $400 good price?

Discussion in 'General Firearms Forum' started by vtducrider, Jun 26, 2012.

  1. vtducrider

    vtducrider

    Messages:
    1,042
    Likes Received:
    1
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2008
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    I have 2 revolvers: Colt Python 4", and Ruger SP101 2.5". Both in .357Mag. I shoot mostly semi-autos, but always thought I'd add a S&W wheel gun to the herd. Probably just one.

    Is this one worth getting? I had been leaning towards a 629, but I think it's a pretty good deal. No box or papers, just a cheap nylon holster. Overall condition is very good. ~92%. Thoughts?
     
    Last edited: Jun 26, 2012
  2. CarryTexas

    CarryTexas

    Messages:
    2,711
    Likes Received:
    755
    Joined:
    Aug 8, 2002
    Location:
    DFW
    Yes,

    You could easily get $500 or maybe $600 on a good day for that revolver.
     

  3. Berto

    Berto woo woo

    Messages:
    25,811
    Likes Received:
    5,202
    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2003
    Location:
    WA
    Very worth it.
     
  4. NeverMore1701

    NeverMore1701 Fear no Evil Platinum Member

    Messages:
    40,405
    Likes Received:
    7,026
    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2004
    Location:
    Amarillo, Tx
  5. fiasconva

    fiasconva

    Messages:
    763
    Likes Received:
    175
    Joined:
    May 4, 2008
    Location:
    York County, VA
    I'd jump all over a deal like that. They go for at least $100 more around here.
     
  6. 45caldan

    45caldan

    Messages:
    1,824
    Likes Received:
    472
    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2007
    Location:
    central Florida
    I gave $575 for my 686 no dash.
    I would not buy a newer one with the lock.
    IF I DID $400 is the most I'd pay....
     
  7. vtducrider

    vtducrider

    Messages:
    1,042
    Likes Received:
    1
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2008
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Last edited: Jun 26, 2012
  8. fnfalman

    fnfalman Chicks Dig It

    Messages:
    54,432
    Likes Received:
    8,024
    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2000
    Location:
    California & New Mexico, US
  9. Bruce M

    Bruce M

    Messages:
    49,828
    Likes Received:
    27,382
    Joined:
    Jan 3, 2010
    Location:
    S FL
    Around here even some four inch K frames with some wear to the bluing are being advertised or marked at above 400 or sometimes above 500. Here 400 for a 686 would be a good deal.
     
  10. vtducrider

    vtducrider

    Messages:
    1,042
    Likes Received:
    1
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2008
    Location:
    Austin, TX
  11. bac1023

    bac1023

    Messages:
    109,363
    Likes Received:
    8,187
    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2004
    Location:
    PA
  12. ratf51

    ratf51

    Messages:
    1,025
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2010
    Location:
    NW GA
    You did good, Pilgrim!
     
  13. Wyoming

    Wyoming

    Messages:
    3,271
    Likes Received:
    1,923
    Joined:
    Feb 3, 2007
    Location:
    Southwest Wyoming
    :needspics:

    I want to see what a $400 S&W 686 looks like!
     
  14. Glock40man

    Glock40man

    Messages:
    7,325
    Likes Received:
    323
    Joined:
    Feb 1, 2011
    Location:
    The Midwest
  15. failsafe

    failsafe

    Messages:
    3,045
    Likes Received:
    30
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2003
    Location:
    Missouri
    I have a 686-6, 4", had a littler trigger work..It is one of my favorites...Center in picture..
    [​IMG]
    The bottom one is a 686-6, 2 1/2"..This is a real flame thrower...
    FYI, the top one is a 629-6, 4"...

    400 is a very good price...
     
    Last edited: Jun 27, 2012