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09-12-2009, 06:10 AM #1
CZ 27 value/date? Updated with better pictures
I'm brand new to this forum so here is my first post.
I picked up this CZ27 about 4 years ago for $300. It is Nazi marked with WaA78 and has what looks like an eagle with a swastika underneath on top of the chamber. I've actually been using this gun as my carry piece for the past few days. I kind of like carrying it
I would like approximate age and value of the piece. Thanks!
Last edited by twaits; 09-12-2009 at 06:14 AM.
09-16-2009, 06:21 PM #2
There's really nobody here on a CZ board that can tell me anything about this gun?? I have to say I'm a little dissappointed with this forum so far.
09-16-2009, 06:43 PM #3Member
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That's a really nice looking pistol you have. What you have is a somewhat rare low serial number example in excellent condition. You got it for a good price too. I don't think I would use it for CCW, but that's just me.
I would guess current value is about $500 to 550.
For more info look here. http://www.czforumsite.info/index.php
Also, you could join the Curio and Relic firearm list here.
Anyway, enjoy your pistol. You'll find that CZ's tend to multiply on you.
09-16-2009, 07:01 PM #4
According to "Know Your Czechoslovakian Pistols" by R. J. Berger, during German occupation in early '41 all production was diverted to the war effort starting around serial #20500. Contracts for the police began in late 1941, by the end of that year less than 42,000 were produced.
You have a Waffenamt mark, meaning not a police unit, as that was considered a commercial contract and the marking, well, see pic.
Not a bad price.
Mine is a fnh Pistole etc, placing it produced in mid 1943 at the earliest. Yet it also has the CZ logo on the grip, "which was soon removed."
09-16-2009, 07:02 PM #5
There'sd some info at this site near the bottom of the thread discussing production dates.
http://luger.gunboards.com/showthread.php?p=125040Laugh hard and often.
09-16-2009, 11:45 PM #6
Too nice a pistol to be using it as a CCW piece. Heck, get a PA63 in 9x18 for your CCW and save the P.27(t) for its collector value......you got a good deal on that one.
09-19-2009, 12:24 PM #7
Thanks for the replies all. I've only been carrying it lately because my friend is borrowing my Charter Bulldog that I usually carry. Perhaps I will put it back in the safe.
09-19-2009, 03:17 PM #8
Here are some better pictures of my CZ 27:
09-19-2009, 06:56 PM #9Senior Member
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If you use this pistol as a ccw the original bluing will quickly wear off.
09-19-2009, 07:00 PM #10