Czechmate...how much you finding them for?

Discussion in 'CZ Pistol Forums' started by Ceapea, Apr 1, 2018.

  1. Ceapea

    Ceapea New Member

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    I found a dealer about an hour and a half away, that has a new Czechmate. They had a price of $3300 on it. Whoa!! Too much, I say. The guy does the old car dealer trick of, "I'll go ask my manager". He comes back with $3000! Nope!
    I thought that I have seen them for $2600-$2700, or thereabouts. Last year, maybe.
    It is a VERY nice handgun! Very nice! I had a chance to shoot a Les Baer 1911 Monolith Heaveyweight recently. Holy moly! I know, apples to oranges. That Baer runs $2170 plus transfer. Tempting! But, I really want a Czechmate. For $2600, I just might! Decisions, decisions...
     
  2. wildbill45

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    If you really want it, get it!

    Send photos and videos!
     

  3. wildbill45

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    I just looked it up. It looks like a serious Open Class pistol ready to go!

    Are you an Open Class shooter with the skill level that can push this gun to the limits???
     
  4. Ceapea

    Ceapea New Member

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    Not an open class shooter. But I can push my 75 TS (standard model TS) to the limits...mostly.
    No, I just enjoy a really accurate gun, and try to do the best I can with it.
    I also want a S&W 952-2 long slide. But, they are long gone and selling for twice that of the Czechmate, in some instances. I actually had a chance to buy a new one
    (952-2 LS) a few years back. Brand new in the aluminum Presentation case, for $1800. Didn't do it. Really wish I had.
    Hey, this is starting to sound familiar...
     
  5. wildbill45

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    Believe me I know that feeling, passing and regretting later! Sometime there are outside factors in the decision that we forget down the road. When I was still active duty at the cop shop I purchased a Mac 10, full auto .45 ACP for $600.00 from another cop. When I retired I sold it to another cop for $650.00, but NOW they go for $5500.00 or more, and that wasn't that long ago! Then there was the Vincent Black Shadow, the 1959 Bugeye Sprite, and the list goes on ad nauseam!