Colt Detective Special Nickel 1974
Bulldog Firearms NM A+(449)
Used Condition
FFL is required
Current Bid
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Starting Bid
No Reserve!
0 Bids Bid History
Time Left 15 min rule
Item has Ended
8/12/2017 3:18 PM
Item 680303783
Location Albuquerque, NM 87114
Priority Mail$30.00
See Item Description
No international shipments
Payment Visa / MasterCard, American Express, Discover, USPS Money Order, Money Order, Certified Check, See Item Description
Checkout Yes
Sales Tax
Seller must collect sales tax from the following states:
NM 7.4375%   
Inspection/ Return Policy

The seller of this item assumes all responsibility for this listing. You must contact the seller to resolve any questions or concerns before placing a bid. Payment must be made using U.S. dollars ($) unless otherwise stated in the listing. Firearms may only be shipped to a licensed dealer (FFL Holder). Some listed items may not be legal in every state. Complete your purchase within the law.

Please read the Item Characteristics for important listing details.

Colt Detective Special 1974 Nickel finish Excellent Condition Includes original Styrofoam clamshell (no sleeve) Action and lock-up are Excellent Bore is bright


Terms and Conditions of Auction

  • All sales are final
  • Approval required before in-store pickup and subject to Sandoval County Sales tax (7.4375%)

All Listed Items are also for sale in our showroom. Showroom sales take priority over online sales. We reserve the right to cancel any auction at any time if the item is sold from our showroom. This is NOT a common issue, but is a possibility. We make every effort to pull guns from our showroom as soon as a bid is received.


  • Due within 7 days of the auction end
  • NO Personal Checks accepted / Business Check (Held 10 Business days to clear)
  • Money Order
  • Certified Check
  • Our prices reflect a 3% discount for payments made with cash, check, cashiers check, or Money order. Credit card users will not be eligible for the cash discount. If you wish to pay by credit card, add 3% to the total cost of the order.
  • Visa / Mastercard / American Express / Discover 
  • We do not accept PayPal payments

Buyer Responsibility / Legal Ownership Limitations

  • It is the Buyer's responsibility to make sure that the weapon/item is LEGAL to own in your city/state.
  • If you live in CA, MD, and NY, be sure to check your local laws or call your local dealer before bidding to ensure that this model meets the requirements for your city/state.
  • Magazines that violate capacity laws will not be shipped or substituted.
  • No refunds will be given if the weapon is not transferrable.
  • CA residents add $10 to cover CA DOJ Paperwork cost.
  • Not for sale where prohibited.

Shipping and Handling

  • Shipping and Handling for this item is $30

Insuring Your Shipment

Insurance is purchased on your behalf to protect your item(s) from loss or damage in transit. If requested, this will appear as a separate line item on your invoice. The cost of this service is based on the total value of the shipment at the rate of $1.50 per $100.00 and is rounded up to the nearest $100.00 of valuation. You may decline this coverage in writing by emailing us that you decline the insurance prior to payment being applied to your account. Bulldog Firearms is not responsible for uninsured items that are lost or damaged in transit by UPS or USPS.

Shipping Firearms

  • Firearms are shipped to FFL dealers only.
  • We ship upon receipt of payment and signed, legible copy of dealer's FFL via fax, mail, or E-mail.

Sales Tax

  • New Mexico residents add 7.4375% sales tax.
  • We do not collect sales tax on out of state purchases but cannot guarantee that your receiving dealer will not charge tax.


  • Your feedback is extremely valuable to us. Once we have received feedback from you, we will leave feedback as well.

Contact / Questions

  • Contact us with any questions prior to bidding. We do not retract bids.
  • Use the Contact Seller link to contact us.
  • We respond to all inquires as fast as possible.
  • We try to respond to all inquiries within 24 hours.

After Auction Completion

  • After you have won an auction, you will be contacted by us via email with information to complete the transaction. If your auction ended outside of normal business hours, expect an email during the next business day.
  • If you do not receive an email from us, please check your spam folder. We contact every buyer after an auction is won.

Auction Cancellations

  • Any cancellations will be subject to a 20% cancellation fee in addition to the final value and re-listing fees.




Layaway / Trades

  • Layaway is available, IF THE ITEM IS PURCHASED AT THE BUY IT NOW PRICE, for 90 days with 20% of the final price as down payment. We will not ship the firearm until final payment is completed.
  • Trades will be considered on a case by case basis. If you are interested in trading for this item please use the Contact Seller feature on Gun Broker to contact us.
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.38 Spl.
Barrel Length
2 inch
Frame Finish
Mfg Part Number