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Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 01-10-2016 at 07:03 AM
Back I think in the late 1970s we carried a Remington 788 7-08 caliber into the Rocky Mtns. We
were hunting trophy Mule Deer late season. It was extremely cold. My wife decided to use the
Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 01-10-2016 at 01:55 AM
It's raised.MarkThat is an earlier stock. The last ones made had the metal flush fit. I look
forward to a range report when you get a chance.
Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 01-10-2016 at 12:15 AM
I'm refinishing the stock on a 788 as I type this. Surfing the Web while waiting for a coat of
tung oil to dry I came across this thread.The rifle I'm working on was found on the used rack
in a sporti...
Posted in thread: One of my "Oldies" on 11-21-2015 at 06:48 PM
Yup! Ammo not that scarce, but the 455(whew!) 5.00 a pop but bought 35 so now have brass. Once
a year at annual collectors shoot!Awesome. It is crazy how expensive .455 has become.
Posted in thread: One of my "Oldies" on 11-21-2015 at 05:28 AM
Here's its' bros and cousins: c/w top left; 32, 9mm Browning Long, 38acp, 455 No1 MkI!Very
cool!! Do you shoot them?
Posted in thread: Nice knife bad pics on 02-11-2015 at 03:45 PM
still love that green. Steve is a lucky guy.
Posted in thread: Nice knife bad pics on 12-14-2014 at 06:02 AM
My brother, there are a few here that slipped through the cracks!!! Either that or I have been
too slow on the draw.
Posted in thread: Let's see some 1911's on 03-17-2014 at 03:20 AM
Springfield, US&S REM UMC 2X. 2X sistema from 1945-6. Made from the Graf Spee. LOL.Your US&S
hails from 1943 and the frame matches the slide, which is rare. They made 55,000 Union Switch &
Posted in thread: N. Canton OH Gun Show, Mar. 1-2 on 02-23-2014 at 11:07 PM
I used to go to this show as a kid. Glad it is still around.
Posted in thread: Mystery 1911A1 on 02-16-2014 at 06:46 PM
It looks like a 1911 that had the frame cut to an A1 profile, and other A1 features added, as