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  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 01-12-2016 at 03:50 PM
    Please post the brand of that" heavy lube thats fluid down to -75* , above zero a grease on the
    lugs of a bolt."

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 01-11-2016 at 04:09 PM
    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
    little Orpha...

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 01-06-2015 at 03:35 PM
    Mags for the .223 are available on e-Bay; for .243, .308, 7mm-8 and I believe 6mm they are
    interchangeable.

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 11-10-2014 at 03:20 PM
    In reference to an older post here, the Remington 788 rifle was discontinued in 1983.

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 11-10-2014 at 03:13 PM
    Never have I experienced such a problem with any of the three 788’s (later models, 18
    ”) I own now for over 30 years. Am using Redfield JR1 one piece steel bases and Redfield
    medium dovet...

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 06-17-2012 at 10:47 PM
    So many of us own 788's than have been trouble free it would be hard to really find one that
    someone broke anything on if they have a lick of common sence. Lube the locking lugs with a
    high pressure l...

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 06-05-2012 at 04:37 PM
    How about the 788 in my hand right now? Is that source enough for you? The stock IS WALNUT. Do
    you think I am making it up? Why would I do that? I know the difference between walnut and
    birch. If you ...

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 06-05-2012 at 04:57 AM
    In all my experience with the 788, reading pre and post 1980 promo material and personally
    handling the old and new models I have never known walnut to be stock material, it was always
    birch. Still, I...

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 06-05-2012 at 04:56 AM
    Hello:I am selling my Remington 788 in 6mm for $400 firm plus $20 shipping in US. Has scope
    bases, 2 mags, recoil pad and stock has been refinished and all metal surfaces parkarized and
    painted. Rifle...

  • Posted in thread: Remington 788 discussion. on 06-04-2012 at 05:42 PM
    After browsing some more on the 788 subject I noticed that there are a few misconceptions about
    the action nomenclature for this rifle. There are three action lengths, short for the 44
    magnum; long fo...

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