Very interesting about prices in CH - Handguns and Ammunition Forums
Forum Home    ::    Active Topics    ::    Hi-Powers and Handguns    ::    Stephen Camp's Blog    ::    Contact Us
Go Back   Handguns and Ammunition Forums > Handguns > General Firearm Questions & Discussions
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-08-2010, 05:33 PM   #1
Chris Stephens's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2004
Posts: 4,399
Very interesting about prices in CH


I have often commented about how prices and availability are overseas for both U.S. manufactured, foreign and surplus arms. On the website, I was able to download a catalogue of arms and accessories that would rival any distributor in the United States.

So, I wanted to take the opportunity to share this information with the forum. Remember, the prices are in Swiss Francs and some of the language is in French. However, if you can calculate today's rate of exchange, then you might be impressed....of one U.S dollar equaling .9625 Swiss Francs.....

The distributor/range is in the Western part of Swizerland and is close to lake Nuechatel where I traveled several years ago.

It is a rather large file to download to view, but it about the same size as most distributors in the U.S.



Proud member of the Horry County Tokarev Society.
Chris Stephens is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-12-2010, 10:18 AM   #2
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Switzerland
Posts: 1,004
Very interesting about prices in CH

Hello Chris,

as we discussed together, this dealer has very good prices by swiss standards. He does a lot of import/export of surplus with the US and East Europa. At gun shows, his table (or better 10 m. wide lobby) is always crowded. For sure, he does a lot of business!

With long searches, it is sometime possible to find even better deals by some gunsmiths but these are lonely pieces. For exemple, I saw once a NIB S&W M14 in Bern for 400 francs. I didn't catch it because I'm not in long barrels. It didn't stay for long by the dealer...

We have a gun show in the area on the beginning of december. Like for past editions, I will probably post a report about it.

larry is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
fair S&W prices genstab Revolvers 16 04-19-2011 10:39 PM
BHP prices, another increase!? briand The Hi Power Forum 33 07-21-2009 05:00 AM
R61 Prices? strider72 General Semiautos 0 06-01-2008 07:28 AM
Ammo Prices bowwave Ammo Discussion 2 01-08-2008 04:21 PM
91/30 prices msanford Curio and Relic Collecting and Discussion 2 11-17-2007 07:02 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:07 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.