Remington Gamemaster 760..

Discussion in 'General Rifle Discussion' started by glockman55, Jan 14, 2020.

  1. glockman55

    glockman55 Well-Known Member

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    Picked up an Old 760 in .270 win yesterday..code stamped ZZ made in 1953.. safe Queen.. Wow is this thing smooth and tight.. Has an old school Baush & Lomb scope and adjustable base.. Very cool Rifle..
     
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  2. Hairtrigger

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    Those old pumps are cool
    Amish assault rifles
    The two I own are in varmint calibers, one in 222 the other in 223
    I would love to find a deal on one in a deer caliber
     
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  3. SRK97

    SRK97 Well-Known Member Supporter

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    I found one in 30-06 about three years ago for $250ish. Grabbed it quick. I dont think I've shot more than a box through it, nice gun.
     
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  4. PaBushMan

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    I have one in 30.06 too. My dad has one he bought when i was little. His is the deluxe model. Its a real nice gun. The furniture is much more detailed. He said he paid 125.00 new back then.
     
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  5. SGWGunsmith

    SGWGunsmith Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Very popular rifle for whitetail deer up here in Northern Wisconsin, and the .270 Win. is an excellent caliber with 130 grain bullets.
     
  6. BVAL

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    Yes sir, the 760 Gamemasters shoot like house of fire.
    Got 3,,,,,,223, 308 carbine, 30/06
     
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  7. glockman55

    glockman55 Well-Known Member

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    DSCN0158.JPG DSCN0159.JPG DSCN0165.JPG 67 years Old,, Looks pretty good..
     
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  8. Txhillbilly

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    They shoot minute of large game animal,the trigger's are pretty poor in those guns,pretty much the trigger assembly from an 1100 or 870 shotgun.
    I'll stick to my bolt action rifles for my big game rifles.
     
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  9. glockman55

    glockman55 Well-Known Member

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    Yes I noticed the Trigger was heavy.. I have a Tikka T3 and a Win Mod.70 for Hunting,, There's just something about Old Guns that I love..
     
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  10. SRK97

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    Now that I think about it I should take mine out and swap the safety on it and hunt with it next year. I'm not 100% but I think a Remington 870 safety will fit. Maybe I'll throw a little 2x7 scope on it or something.
     
  11. PaBushMan

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    My neighbor prefers his 770 over his 760. Im the other way around. I use my 770 for range play. He thinks the 770 can take more heavy loads.
     
  12. Highhawk8

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    Always wanted one. Congratulations on acquiring one.
     
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  13. glockman55

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    I just put the trigger gauge on it,, just over 3 lbs..I was surprised..
     
  14. PaBushMan

    PaBushMan Well-Known Member

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    Yeah mine doesn't pull hard either.
     
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  15. bill460

    bill460 New Member

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    I picked up the 7600 200th Anniversary Edition in .30-06 last year. I got a good price on it. The wood is some of the best I've ever seen on any gun.

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  16. Hookeye

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    Change sear spring to improve trigger. Or buy Timney adj sear.
    .35 rem 1963
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  17. primer1

    primer1 Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Holy crap, hookeye comes out of the shadows.
     
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  18. Rifling82

    Rifling82 Well-Known Member Supporter

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    Wow, is Hookeye!
     
  19. BVAL

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    Also a might fine buck ya got there,yes indeed
     
  20. glockman55

    glockman55 Well-Known Member

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    Would Love to find a .35 Rem in this Rifle.. Nice