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WHAT'S IT WORTH? MT6 Skeet

Discussion in 'Shooting Related Threads' started by gun fitter, Mar 17, 2011.

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  1. gun fitter

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    Have an interesting one it's an MT6 Perazzi skeet 27 5/8 " barrels factory choke tubes, split barrels, new type 4 forend, Blued receiver. This is a newer mt6 69,xxx sn range. Smooth blued receiver and non removable trigger like the 2000 sporting. Excellent shape about 95 % gun some blue wear on bottom of receiver.

    I'm looking to sell so will appreciate any info as to value as well as any offers.

    joe
     
  2. PerazziBigBore

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    The barrels and forend are worth almost as much as the gun... While I see a number around $1500 for the barrel and forend.. I doubt if you'd get more than $1000 for the receiver and butt.. Having said all that.. The gun will probably be in the low 2's.... But.. the reality of it is..It's a vented MX12..which is the same gun...especially with the cat4 forend..and non stripped receiver.. It's worth more than they usually bring.. It's a nice gun.. With an adjustable comb..it would be great for trap too.. with a simple choketube change..
     
  3. gun fitter

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    Thanks Mike. Remember it's a skeet barrel set. I was thinking more like the high two's. As far as i can see it's the same receiver as the MX2000 S fixed trigger sporting gun except for some sculpting and engraving or the old MS80.

    I realize this is mostly a trap site and I have little use for a skeet gun myself.

    I would probably entertain an offer to buy the barrels outright or swap for a longer set 30 or 32"
     
  4. Steve W

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    PBB made a valid assessment. It's a cruel reality check, the gun probably doesn't worth too much more than the type 4 barrel and forend. I say not "too" much because of the barrel length, if it's 29.5", then it really doesn't worth much more than the barrel & forend.

    It's difficult to value it without knowing the definition of your 95% condition.
     
  5. gun fitter

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    95 % 95% remaining original blue no pitting barrels are actually 98+ receiver worn on bottom only. Gun still tight on face wood 100% remaining original finish few minor wood dings 1 scratch original Perazzi glued on pad.

    Steve if it's just a plainer version of an MX12 what are they worth? I couldn't find a used one one for less than $5900

    I'm not looking for a bottom or fire sale price but expect that as a game gun or as a backup receiver and forend iron there should be considerable value since it is the current type 4 and not the older stripped gun.

    I know of several of the striped guns I have seen selling and sold for around $2500. I have never seen one of these newer ones offered for sale so i don't have a good idea about the value.

    My thoughts were that the barrels were about $1000 the receiver and forend iron about $1600 and the stock set about $450

    Any one really know?
     
  6. PerazziBigBore

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    You're pretty close in your parts assesmnent.. as a complete gun.. it usually brings less... The barrel is the real drag.. at 27 5/8" long.. but for bunker..or a young shooter..they would be great..

    anyone can pick apart anything they want.. Here.. the killer is the MT-6 on the side of it.. If it were polished off.. and MX12 was engraved.. the value would double...even though it's the same gun.. Go figure..?????

    I didn't write the prices.. I'm only reporting back.. to answer your question.. Either way.. I don't think we're more than a few hundered dollors one way or the other.. Hard part is a buyer.. There's a great MT-6 on the board.. custom stock,long barrels, excellent condition..that is not bringing $2600.. and I know that gun.. It's just a tough market right now..

    All Good.. Mike
     
  7. ClaySmoke

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    Mike and Steve are right on with their assessment. I have seen several of the newer blued MT6's sell in the low to mid 2's. I bought one myself just like the one you're describing that was in as good if not a bit better condition than you describe, in the low 2's. These later MT6's are a lot of gun for the money in my opinion, but they will not fetch the price of the newer model's, and especially the dropout trigger models. Garrett
     
  8. PerazziBigBore

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    BTW.. you might look and post the barrel weights...The right numbers might spark certain interest.. Also.. this would be an excellent gun..just as is for Olympic skeet or for a bunker shooter who wanted barrels just a littlt bit shorter than the standard 28.5".. really.. we're only talking less than 1" difference.. All Good.. Mike BTW.. the skeet model is the flat rib..does this gun have a flat rib.. or the 2.3mm ramp rib???
     
  9. Baber

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    The series 1 choke tubes are a down grade. $2250-$2500 is a good number.

    Tb
     
  10. Steve W

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    To compare a MT6 with MX-12 is not exactly correct, MT6 should compare to Granditalia at it's best.


    stevew_2008_0303104.jpg


    Here's the MX-12 receiver with sculpted receiver, hand engraved border, top tang, trigger guard, and forend iron. It's the most decorated standard grade Perazzi. MSRP is the same as MX-8. One of the most popular models in Europe.

    <a href="http://photobucket.com" target="_blank"> Picture7.png </a>

    MT6 was an innovative design at the time, build-in selectable trigger, choke tubes on both barrels, and an unique barrel under lug trying to get away from the type 2 type 3 forearm cracking problems.

    However, the grooved receiver, non interchangeable barrel with other Perazzis made them very unpopular among Perazzi fans. Situation didn't get much better after they switch to type 4 forend. It's a shame, it was a very good gun.
     
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