Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Chris Van Bramer, Windmill Ranch, Jpark68, DuckDogTrainer, David Clay
61112 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 79374
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43940
BOBO the Clown 41385
BMD 40578
Big Orn 37484
bill oxner 34532
txshntr 34079
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 30942
facebook
Forum Stats
61112 Members
46 Forums
416205 Topics
5752180 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5652002 - 03/15/15 10:27 AM Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2
Earl Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 09/18/07
Posts: 2866
Loc: Plano, TX
I made my own gun show yesterday as I didn't want to drive to the one in Fort Worth. Went to the local gun shops. One of them had this early Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 (model 6400) that has been in the shop a while. It was on consignment. The buyer originally had it marked $1800 and had been coming down each time I went in. Last week it was $1200 and this week I had a mind to offer $1000 for it. I didn't have to offer as he had come in before me and dropped the price to $999.

It was made in 1985, an early Sporter 2, a transition model between the SP 1 and SP 2. This one has A1 sights but a 20" government profile 1/7 barrel, slab sided top and bottom with no forward assist. No sear block. Evil bayonet lug. Looks to be in pretty nice shape for a 30 year old AR...haven't cleaned it yet - will fix that super dry carrier when I do.

Earl









_________________________

Top
#5652176 - 03/15/15 01:04 PM Re: Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 [Re: Earl]
tth_40 Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 04/05/10
Posts: 13823
Loc: North Texas.
Oh my!! eek2

I love a A2, that's a fine example. Well done! cheers
_________________________
Originally Posted By: theserxtremedays
Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large numbers

Top
#5652245 - 03/15/15 02:20 PM Re: Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 [Re: Earl]
Classic Rocks Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 09/18/12
Posts: 1885
Love it. I have an older bushmaster a1 14.5" pinned and welded.

Top
#5711041 - 04/22/15 01:40 AM Re: Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 [Re: Earl]
sig226fan (Rguns.com) Online   happy
duck & cover

Registered: 11/21/05
Posts: 30942
Loc: Hickory Creek, Fannin Co. Texa...
Those older guns are great, had mine new since86. They run drier than most today will
_________________________
Join our team to make money, ask me how.


You have a friend in the gun business!


www.Rguns.com
Vernon Richardson
Richardson's Gun Shop
Hickory Creek Hunting Company
3701 FM 816
Wolfe City, TX 75496
903-496-7747
Email vernon at rguns dot com

Top
#5711042 - 04/22/15 01:46 AM Re: Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 [Re: Earl]
68A Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 09/29/12
Posts: 2364
Loc: North Texas
Nice! Those will take some serious abuse and keep on going, just make sure you run good mags.

Top
#5711187 - 04/22/15 07:56 AM Re: Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 [Re: Earl]
Pitchfork Predator Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/25/13
Posts: 11354
Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
Nice find. up
_________________________
Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920

Top
#5712396 - 04/22/15 08:46 PM Re: Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 [Re: Earl]
boonee Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 01/09/11
Posts: 2108
Loc: Mesquite
NICE! I love my old one, had it since 1985.
_________________________
Avenger Firearms 214-577-5818
avengerfirearms@gmail.com

Lifetime NRA member

Top
#5712404 - 04/22/15 08:48 PM Re: Uhoh I was bad..."New" Colt AR-15 A2 Sporter 2 [Re: Earl]
Bullfrog Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/21/11
Posts: 10604
Loc: N-Bedford
Shows the guy that's what he gets for jacking up the price like that! Nice find!
_________________________

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide