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Remington’s Manufacturing Date Codes Posted: Sat Dec 11, 6: Mon May 19, 8: Williamsburg, Virginia All of the above is true,and as noted with shotguns the serial number is a real key in determining if the barrel even could be original. A lot of people don’t realize just how prevalent barrel swapping is, but just as an example I have 5 Remington shotguns and 10 barrels, and I only have the one choke tubed barrel for the I know which barrel was original with what, but depending on how they are assembled when I die, I wouldn’t place a lot of bets on how some of them get sold And, Remington’s friendly “call them and they will tell you when it was made” service is highly unreliable in my opinion.

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Would it surprise you to know that one of them was built by a typewriter company which had no experience in building firearms? While it took them 13 years to figure it out, E. Remington realized that they were a firearms builder and not a typewriter company, and in Remington sold the typewriter business.

Apr 27,  · Huntsville, AL – Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) announced today America’s most trusted shotgun and best-selling shotgun of all time, the Model , is now available in a Non NFA inch barrel configuration – the Model Tac

What he doesn’t say is how common the 2 groove A3 barrels are vs. Does anyone have a source that might be a bit more specific as to the percentage of 2 groove vs 4 groove? I am sure Rick the Librarian can give you some hard facts. Regards, dwl , These barrels were approved by Ordnance as optional, and more than , were manufactured and placed in service.

It was found that the accuracy and useful life of the 2-groove barrels compared favorably with the conventional 4-groove type. Ilion production of the A3 started January 1, , and continued until the termination of the contract, with , of these rifles produced. It could be possible that original production was roughly 1 in 7 had a 2-groove but then after an Ordnance rebuild process, that could also have significantly changed to more like 7 in However, the spares contract was only for 2 groove barrels I believe.

I have seen two 2 groove barrels that were in arsenal pack that when opened up turned out to be 4 groove barrels.

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Photograph by Randy Wakeman These three are the most accurate projectiles in my Remington Ultimate muzzleloader. The Remington Ultimate Muzzleloader, based on my test rifle, works well with essentially the same bullet and sabot combinations as discovered with the prior testing with the now-discontinued Savage 10ML-II. There are differences between the barrels, but they are subtle.

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Even though Springfield Armory used a two-piece firing pin and other slight design alterations, the was in fact a Mauser design and this resulted in the U. By January, over , rifles produced. Due to inconsistent heat treatments, low numbered receivers Springfield Armory below , and Rock Island Arsenal below , should NEVER be fired under any circumstances because of the risk of serious injury or death. Toward the end of WWI. A cut in the left side of the receiver and stock were added to accommodate the Pederson Device semi-auto.

The M A2 is a stripped A1 or A3 used as a sub- caliber rifle in artillery pieces. The Springfield is “officially” replaced by the M1 Garand.

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Wujing Zongyao , Four Great Inventions , List of Chinese inventions , and Heilongjiang hand cannon Based on a 9th-century Taoist text, the invention of gunpowder by Chinese alchemists was likely an accidental byproduct from experiments seeking to create elixir of life. In the following centuries various gunpowder weapons such as bombs , fire lances , and the gun appeared in China. A slow match for flame throwing mechanisms using the siphon principle and for fireworks and rockets is mentioned.

However, by the Song court was producing hundreds of thousands of fire arrows for their garrisons. The first proto-guns, known as “fire lances”, were first recorded to have been used at the siege of De’an in by Song forces against the Jin. By some fire lances were firing wads of bullets.

The chambered for 6mm was produced from to with a total of 24, copys produced. The “date code” on the barrel left side just forward of the reciever will tell the month and year of .

I found a great deal on a. I do not have an action wrench or barrel vise but yet didn’t want to risk twisting the receiver trying to get it apart without the proper tools. After staring at it for an hour that didn’t get it loose either! I decided to walk away and shop for a barrel while I decided what to do about getting it apart. It has the proprietary coating on it which tells me it was from a XCR. Even though it’s a Magnum profile, I’m going to take it to the shop and cut it down to Given what I paid for the “new” barrel, I decided that my.

I used a hack saw with a new blade and cut just in front of the lug, a groove down past the threads all around the barrel. Once the lug was free of being “pinched” between the receiver and barrel, I applied some heat to the barrel until I saw the loctite start to boil. Maybe degrees or so. I then clamped the barrel in a vise, stuck a small piece of hardwood into the receiver and turned it off like butter.

Now, if I get real lucky, my new barrel will headspace correctly but I’m prepared if it doesn’t.


There are a number of methods by which a rifle can be dated, or at least bracketed between certain years of manufacture. For the latter, dates of introduction of military arms can be located within the Government “List of Changes” LoCs as can dates of obsolescence and of modification or upgrade to later marks. You may not necessarily find specific date information within the text of particular pages, but often the images of advertisements or catalogue entries contain some dating ‘give-away’, such as the year in which a particular rifle achieved a notable competition score by someone, but which data is in graphic format and therefore not “searchable” by a text search engine.

The Remington Model 51 was designed by John D. Pedersen prior to the First World War. The first patent application on the gun was filed in In , seven patents were issued for the weapon. Six went to John Pedersen, and one went to Crawford C. Loomis, both employees of the Remington Arms.

Not a gun I would want to work on. The Remington Model 10 A was manufactured between and , with a total production of about , units. The serial number on all guns made was preceded by the letter U. According to the Remington Society of America barrel date codes were used starting in This means that only later guns would have a date, specifically in the last 8 years of production.

According to the information you provided, the serial number correlates to before September of See here, page Records were recorded for Sept of showing that the serial numbers for that month were already above , I also found another source that shows the serial numbers ranging from through It is possible that the gun is from as early as The only item that I can not provide information on is the D It would be a nice collectors gun, but ealier models until around had issues with the hardness of metals being low causing eventual part failure, which chances are will be hard to find replacement parts for.

It would be worth having a gunsmith take a very good look at it before you take it out in the field and put some modern shells through it if you were going to shoot it. If you decide to take it apart do be careful. Quite a complicated design for a pump gun.

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The Second Italo-Ethiopian War was a military and political success for Mussolini that he soon repeated in Albania in Any details on the overall development of the Carcano can be found in the article linked above. With the adoption of the Carcano long rifle the cavalry was ready to replace their out dated Vetterli black powder carbines.

Table 1: Technical Specifications of Remington ; Code Caliber Rifling Actions Barrel Barrel Frame Grips Overall Weight; Twist Lenght Shape Lenght Kg; RGA

Exotic Target Shown in 6. Satin Finish Stainless barrel finish. Laminate hard wood Thumb Hole Stock with aluminum bedding block. Depending on the caliber. Drop out magazine door. One Piece tactical multi slotted scope base. Tan with Black Spider Webbing. Drop open magazine floor plate. HS Priscian Fiber glass stock with aluminum bedding Block.

Gray with Black Spider Webbing. Webmaster after break-in was completed. Outdoor yard range with gusting wind from bi-pod only with no sandbags. Strait Forward 2 Ultimate Shown in Win. HS Precisian Graphite stock with aluminum bedding block.

Dating and getting the side panel off a S&W Model 36

The Remington Model Matchmaster is a bolt-action rifle, manufactured from to Since the rifle was designed for target shooting, it came equipped with a sturdy half stock with sling swivels, a beavertail fore end, and a straight comb which rose at the heel. Matchmaster barrels were a 27″ heavy target semi-floating type. The patented Matchmaster trigger mechanism had an adjustable stop.

Where to find your Serial Number. The rifle’s serial number is located where the barrel meets the receiver (for a right handed rifle, the serial number is located on a user’s left, and for a left handed rifle, the serial number is located on a user’s right).

Sorry, something has gone wrong. First Remington made the very successful and sold allot of their Model 11 then a re-design version I believe it was a model 58, that was the predecessor to the Remington reverted somewhat in the design to the model 11 just before re-introducing it as a model I believe this is correct. The modern version the Remington was introduced in It featured a semi-automatic which in it’s gas operated action offered a recoil reduction.

This was the advantage to buying a My first was purchased in , it is a skeet gun with a fixed choke barrel that is a skeet choke. NOT full, modified or improved cylinder, but skeet. I remember I saved up a long time for this gun, because I had never shot clay targets before. First time was on a skeet range, and a friend of my Dad’s loaned me his

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