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Old January 14, 2017, 20:28   #1
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WTB BGS Model A Kit ** Still Looking for one**

I'm gonna try again on this project.
Looking for a Model A kit. Prefer one in the 2000 or less ser.# range.
Has to be one out there someone is willing to part with. I hope.
Trolls welcome flame me I do NOT care.

My bad Model A NOT Type A

Thanks for looking. LMK
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Old January 14, 2017, 20:50   #2
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I hope you find what you need, tubb. I'd really like to see the end result so good luck.
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Old January 14, 2017, 21:32   #3
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I hope you find what you need, tubb. I'd really like to see the end result so good luck.
I thought you bought all of them up a couple of years ago?

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Old January 14, 2017, 21:40   #4
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Old January 14, 2017, 21:41   #5
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Only one group of males comes to mind when I hear "flaming" and that ain't you.

I'm gonna have to crack open a cold one and go sit down to think of a good jibe. Till then...

Aww hell, I got nothin.
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Old January 14, 2017, 21:50   #6
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Old January 14, 2017, 22:57   #7
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Nope I ain't that lucky.
But I will keep trying.

No speak no German BUT do have BGS HQ flag. Thanks caddoan

It's out there some where!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I hope.
No James not all just a few.

Enjoy the beer Dan. How's LM doing?
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Old January 14, 2017, 23:08   #8
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LOL, best of luck on your quest Mr tubbgun. I will keep my eyes out.


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Old January 15, 2017, 13:27   #9
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I have one but it's a few #'s out of range ... 2235 or 2265 maybe ... it's totally worthless so in the can it goes I'm guessing ...

good luck in your quest my friend ...
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Old January 15, 2017, 13:29   #10
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I have one but it's a few #'s out of range ... 2235 or 2265 maybe ... it's totally worthless so in the can it goes I'm guessing ...

good luck in your quest my friend ...
Good to see ya juggsy!

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Old January 15, 2017, 13:49   #11
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I have one but it's a few #'s out of range ... 2235 or 2265 maybe ... it's totally worthless so in the can it goes I'm guessing ...

good luck in your quest my friend ...
Damn, look what the cat dragged in!!! Good to see you 'round again!
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Old January 15, 2017, 14:04   #12
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Hey Glenn, thought for awhile might have lost you to
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Old January 15, 2017, 14:21   #13
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Good to here from you you Dale.
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Old January 15, 2017, 17:59   #14
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Hey Dale!
Is that the kit you overpaid me for way back when?
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Old January 16, 2017, 03:19   #15
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I have one but...
and here I thought it would be the show me some wood thread that would draw you back outta the woodwork

shoulda figured it mighta been a BGS thread to do it

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Old January 17, 2017, 09:00   #16
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Im going to Germany in the fall for two weeks. Find a place there for me to pick up what you need Glen and ill smuggle it back with me 😆
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Old January 19, 2017, 15:37   #17
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Old January 20, 2017, 14:19   #18
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Old January 21, 2017, 09:19   #19
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Thanks SD

Still looking. Has to be one out there somebody wants to sell.
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Old January 23, 2017, 20:57   #20
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Man on a mission I tell ya. Good luck Glenn
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Old January 27, 2017, 20:26   #22
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Somebody has one of these kits.

Just have to find the one that wants to sell it.

Yes still looking.
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Old January 29, 2017, 13:48   #23
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Old February 03, 2017, 20:02   #24
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I am still on the hunt.
Any clues?
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Old February 03, 2017, 20:38   #25
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If you ask Davesrb enough times.... he might break down.


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Old February 04, 2017, 07:03   #26
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Got in touch with Dave. Said he wanted to keep his.
I understand so I'll keep looking.
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Old February 08, 2017, 20:28   #27
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Yes STILL looking.
Got to be ONE out there somebody wants to part with. LMK
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Old February 17, 2017, 08:30   #28
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Not giving up.

Has to be one out there for sell.
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Bump with a teaser...

Don't give up! They are out there....





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Old February 17, 2017, 14:26   #31
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Very nice Dave.
Guess I'll have to keep looking.
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Old February 18, 2017, 08:30   #32
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Don't give up! They are out there....

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That right there is cruel.........

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That right there is cruel.........

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Well, just a little...I did bump his post though!

Hey, my Jeep is down, so I'm having withdrawals. It brings out my meaner side
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Well, just a little...I did bump his post though!

Hey, my Jeep is down, so I'm having withdrawals. It brings out my meaner side
All will be forgiven, all you have to do is sell tubs your kit.
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If I ever decide to sell, he will get the first option to buy.
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Old February 18, 2017, 10:04   #37
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Amazing kit! That has to be one of the rarest kits in the United States. Probably count on 1 hand all that made it in. I could see that setting a record on GB....
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Amazing kit! That has to be one of the rarest kits in the United States. Probably count on 1 hand all that made it in. I could see that setting a record on GB....
Agreed. I didn't know any at all made it and this particular kit is the only one I've ever seen.
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Old February 25, 2017, 16:09   #41
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Yep Still on the hunt.

Has to be one out there someone is willing to part with.

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Might look something like this...



That was a Sarco BGS A with Ironwood wood.

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What's the no's on the lower B/BC?

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What's the no's on the lower B/BC?

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Can't tell you. It's at the gunsmith right now getting right front sight post changed in. Shoots too high.

SN 68xx.

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