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Old 03-18-2011, 03:03 PM
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well I'm visiting my daughter and son-in-law this week in Kissimmee, FL (Acutally more of a working vacation - Hanging lights and tiling the family room.) But tomorrow there is a gun show at the Central FL fairgrounds in Orlando and I am heading there. I wonder if I will come home with something.
I'm always looking for muzzys with nice wood. But I also have a hankering for an old Winchester 1866 or a Marlin 1895 Cowboy. Either in .45-70. Wish me luck.
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Old 03-18-2011, 04:40 PM
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Good luck bronko. Hope you find a real deal. The last gun show I went to was so disappointing (high prices, no frontstuffers, no reloading components, tons of military stuff & black rifles) that I vowed to quit going to them.
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Old 03-18-2011, 06:00 PM
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good luck bronco,i wouldn't mind having a 45-70 lever gun myself but i'll have to settle for my little 94 carbine in 44mag.i think its been 5-6yrs since i shot it........karl
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Old 03-18-2011, 06:06 PM
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I spent a few hours last weekend searching through our local gun show hoping to handle a few MLs. I didn't find a single inline in the building. Guess they just aren't that popular here or maybe just out of season.

My search continues.
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Old 03-18-2011, 06:34 PM
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Gun shows have turned into outlets for local and semi local gun shops. They are mostly for the bang bang bang bang guys stocking up before....... Ive seen a few inlines but mostly highend traditionals. Although i did get a complete NIB MK85 Predator for well under $200 a little while ago at a show.
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Old 03-19-2011, 05:37 PM
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well gun show was a flop for me. I didn't find anything I was interested in. there was a lot of semiauto pistols and AR style rifles. Not much in the way of hunting guns.
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