All information compiled in this firearm evaluation using the blue book of gun values online database and photo percentage grading system is ed 2018 by blue book publications, inc. Colt handgun nevada centennial, single action 45 colt,22 lr, 5 12 inch. Plus, he is in california which seems to add 25% to normal prices. Visually, the diamondback resembles a scaleddown version of the python, though the. Round 45,184 bolt head screw broke off, back to colt, retimed, replaced both head screw cleaned and returned. Used equipment blue book values and online fair market. Colt introduced the doubleaction diamondback as a deluxe model in 1966.
Our value guide provides the most comprehensive, reliable, and accurate valuation for bicycle values based on condition, year, brand, model and msrp. Colt forum since 2000 a forum community dedicated to colt firearm owners and enthusiasts. I just acquired a circa 1975 diamondback in 38 special with 4 barrel. Colts family of seven deadly serpents include the python, diamondback, cobra. Anaconda 28 pages, boa 10 pages, cobra 22 pages, diamondback 56 pages, king. Colt gun original factory boxescases for sale in stock. This gun belongs to a friend of ours, and it is very special to her family. Colt shooters bible lists a colt diamondback 22 magnum, blue book of gun values lists a colt diamondback 22 magnum, rare, wmr. This gun was special ordered on march 3, 1938, for mr. That can be true either way, but colt snakes have been at a premium for several years now, and the prices have stabilized. Colt produces several types of firearms and accessories for them in different configurations and styles. History about colt diamondback gun and some facts, colt diamondback gun is a double action pistol, manufactured by a connecticutbased firearm manufacturing business, the colts manufacturing company. If multiple models appear for your serial number simply match the date with the appropriate model, as certain vintage firearms can share serial numbers between different models.
Enter the serial number, without spaces or dashes, to search the database. Blue book values what a dealer would offer you, add around 20% for retail values. Colt revolvers anaconda for sale guns international. Colts diamondback revolver emulated the more expensive colt python with its ventilated rib barrel. If you need help with gun appraisal, bluebook value for insurance, or just some general advice, the. Finally, the best way to support this forum or any other firearms forum is to bring a. Very rougn shape lots of scratches and one nice ding.
Samuel colt was born in hartford, connecticut on july 19, 1814. Visa, mastercard, discover, check, money order, wire transfer, and cash. The diamondback was the little brother of the colt python. Sent to colt, retimeed, replaced hand rebound lever and latch bushing. You can find a colt 1911 box for sale, storage cases for the colt trooper doubleaction, or containers for colt singleaction revolvers. Here is a pic of that colt 38 spec diamondback does any one. This is a colt anaconda 44 magnum with a 6 inch barrel. The worlds only trusted resource for finding the value of used bikes.
The pistol has a sixround cylinder feeding system, with the back adjustment view and the front ramp view. Buyers think its too high, sellers claim its too low. Its in really nice condition with just one small spot of almost rust despite having been indifferently stored by its second owner. Find blue book values and fair market prices on used guns, computers, stereos and more with online price guides and the most accurate used equipment data online.
Well, heres what the blue book says on its prices the pieces listed in this 28th edition of the blue book of gun values are based on national average retail prices for both modern and antique firearms a lot of people think that blue book prices are a bit low expecially if theyre trying to sell a gunand, in the case of some collector firearms, the. Know what your colt firearms are worth with this uptodate 76page. Colt s diamondback revolver emulated the more expensive colt python with its ventilated rib barrel. Like new in hard case available for purchase at our online store the colt anaconda, introduced in 1990, is a large frame doubleaction revolver fea. Her father has been unable to get an accurate appraisal, so she asked us to help. Colt handgun 1908, 25 acp, made in 1925,still has case colot on trigger and safety, no cracks in grips has a lot of blue on it. Ria live bidding comes with a 1% service fee in addition to our buyers premium. Pdf download from the standard catalog of firearms. The gun has only been fired a few times and is in new condition, except for the fact that my father, etched his name with an electric etcher on the gun just below colt horse stamp behind the cylinder. Taurus 45410 tracker exclusive judge w blue finish 4. What is the value of the colt diamondback 22 caliber revolver. It is a 6shot revolver with a swingout cylinder and was available in blue or nickel finishes. Used equipment blue book values and online fair market value. What is the value of colt diamondback 38 special with 6.
Fjestad is the author and publisher of the blue book of gun values, with. The colt diamondback is a revolver manufactured by colts manufacturing company of. The pictures look good and the seller says its practically mint. The colt diamondback guns comes in three different calibers, such as.
Funds in postal money order and must ship to ffl dealer. Completely updated pricing for colt firearms with new entries and photos. Have you checked the price of colt snake revolvers lately. Colt handgun frontier scout,buntline, 22 mag, 9 12 inch barrel, made in 1963, right grip broken, only 1467 made in 22 mag. New and used colt pistols and revolvers for sale on. What is the scoop good and bad on the diamond back i like my python and thought two snakes would be a great combination. Taurus 45410 tracker exclusive judge wblue finish 4. If you are a collector of memorabilia and equipment from this brand or you need a way to store your firearm properly, you can check out the broad range of lowpriced colt boxes for sale on ebay.
This is my first colt revolver, but i have had several colt semiautos over the years. Can someone help me out if they have a blue book andor first hand knowledge as to what it is worth. I just said on another thread that colt revolver prices have risen so quickly and so high in the past 5 years it is very hard to predict or suggest a value. The colt arms company would produce many high quality handguns in the 1950s and 60s era and you could choose from many fine guns from the colt firearms line. I am thinking of listing it for sale and would like to know what a fair and reasonable price is.
Dec 29, 2010 the colt diamondback revolver was made as a. All seven of colts snake guns are represented and chapters include. It has a wide serrated target hammer, ventilated rib, fully adjustable target quality sights, and fulllength barrel underlug. What is the value of a colt diamondback 38 special ctg 2 inch. Keep checking back to browse our constantly changing inventory of collectible colt guns and colt revolvers for sale or see a full list of our new arrivals. Materials affordable colt boxes are made from colt boxes may be made of different materials depending on their era of production or the firearms they are designed for. Ive never had a colt gun and have been looking for a 22 da. I looked at a used diamondback and the salesman recommened a smith instead of the colt for various reasons. The new diamondback was built on the colt d frame as used for the detective special, police positive special, etc. Diamondback dirt research dirtmaster dk dragonfly dyno eastern bikes. Its in really nice condition with just one small spot of almost rust despite having been indifferently stored by. The revolver was built on the colt iframe, also known as the old. Colt python value in 2018 the leading glock forum and. Can you help me find the year of manufacture of my colt diamondback.
You will have the option to pay with these payment options. Jan 31, 2012 the colt diamondback is chambered in 22 lr. Colt diamondback gun values board i have a colt model 1860 army revolver. If you frequent other forums, include this sites url s.
Looking around the web i get a wide range of prices for new or near new, box and no box. What is the value of a colt diamondback 38 special ctg 2. Colt diamondback the new cobra left has a slim hammer and fixed sights while the diamondback right has a broader targetstyle hammer and an adjustable rear sight. Aug 03, 2018 in the case that a comparable sale is not readily available, the value is based on a projected amount that the firearm would be expected to sell for. Colt gun original factory boxescases for sale in stock ebay. Colt diamondback 38 special for sale on gunsamerica. I would like to know the approximate value of a colt 45 sn 262857 information on the gun is pat. Colt diamondback the authors 4inchbarreled diamondback is a mid20th century sixgun that served well in competition and on duty. For blue book of guns, firearms appraisals, ask an expert. Finding the blue book value of your new and used firearms, including pistols, rifles, shotguns, airguns, and blackpowder guns is easy with the number one. The colt python was released in 1955 and is considered by many the best gun made by the company. It had a wide, long, grooved target hammer, target type walnut grips, colt accro adjustable sight, and a barrel that looked like a python barrel and was in fact built on python machinery. But celery here thinks i am trying to gouge someone on here, that is not the case.
Blue book publications seven serpents the history of colts snake. Colt revolvers diamondback for sale guns international. Jun 30, 2009 know what your colt firearms are worth with this uptodate 76page. Taurus 45410 tracker exclusive judge matte stainless 4. Using the impact guns links on this page will credit the forum with a small commission on the sale. The pistol is stimulated by the immense success of colt python pistol, and it was produced since the year 1966 and continued until 1988. Though colt does not letter a diamondback 2 magnum, whether custom order or factory lunch box carry out, this pistol is a factory 22 magnum. I just purchased that blue book value of guns on line for one year. The colt diamondback revolver that was manufactured in the 1960s in my opinion was one of the nicest double action revolvers ever made.
Inspired by the successful colt python, the diamondback was manufactured from 1966 to 1988 and was available in barrel lengths of 2. Our experts give you the confidence to buy, sell, or trade so you are back on the road faster. For the first 20 odd years of its life it shot only 5 grns of unique with a 158. Custom wood grips with three marks on the bottom of the. Colt diamond back value the firearms forum the buying. All original and has been shot but is in excellent condition. Colt guns, colt paterson, colt walker for sale collectors. What is the value of colt diamondback 38 special with 6 inch. Rifles including bolt action, lever action and rimfire. Featured blue book of guns, firearms appraisals articles. Dom 1980 available for purchase at our online store the colt python is a. The colt diamondback is a revolver manufactured by colts manufacturing company of hartford, connecticut, in calibers of.155 71 1132 1410 1490 983 991 746 1037 964 652 330 914 210 356 1503 203 700 177 954 616 295 544 897 385 314 1486 1561 927 1566 55 1017 275 73 953 955 99 1324 1445 872 1377 617 219