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Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Northern Berks County, PA
Re: Smith Corona 03-A3
Typical rebuilt 03A3. Since the stock has been bubba'ed, I'd say $300 max, assuming the bore is good and all else is in safe working order. I'd personally be trying to get it for $200-$250. Such a gun in a full military stock will fetch maybe $600. Maybe.
It's easy to restore it to military configuration, as you'll only need a military stock, handguard, and bands/stock metal. Depending on how nice a stock you want, you can do this for probably $200 up to as much as you want to spend.
If you want this to hunt, bear in mind there is work that has to happen if you want a scope on it. That work is not free in most cases, so budget a couple hundred to get that all sorted out (stuff like bending the bolt handle so it'll clear a scope, replacing the safety so it's scope-friendly, removing the rear sight, machining off the rear sight base, and drilling/tapping for mounts).