i recently took this in on a trade as i had someone who said they wanted it, but they changed there mind. what we have is a new 23" blued thompson center contender 45/70 barrel. no frame rubs, and comes with a redfield heavy duty 3 ring scope mount and rings,3x9 tasco rangefinder scope (i put the scope on , but havent shot the barrel to line it up). setup also comes with around 100rds of 45/70 brass (some new, some once fired), a box of hornady 300gr XTP bullets for reloading, and a set of RCBS reloading dies . would trade/part trade . looking for bull high polished 16" BLUE contender barrels (with dies a plus!),blued 23" 6.8 remington SPC barrel,older style stainless contender frame,etc.ONLY PISTOL BARRELS I MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN ARE BLUED BULL 10" AND 12" IN 221 FIREBALL.17-222, 22 K hornet or 222 remington.open to alot of different calibers in the 16:,so feel free to email me and let me know what you have. NOT INTERESTED IN ANY STAINLESS STEEL BARRELS.might also consider trade on single action 22 pistol, stainless scope mount and stainless quick detach scope rings for S&W 500,decent blued variable power pistol scope ,randall made knife, ,aitor jungle king I or desert king knife (with sheath and kit), aitor jungle king II knife (with sheath and kit),buck 184 survival knife, or ???..open to alot of different suggestions...a new in box 45-70 contender barrel costs around $240+...then if you add the cost of brass,dies,bullets,mount and rings,scope,etc your getting one HELL of a deal. its like buying the barrel, and getting all the other stuf free!
pri. shipping and insurance included in purchase price. trades are responsible for there own shipping charges.