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by buford1769
Fri Jul 10, 2009 9:10 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 15rds Magazines for model 8
Replies: 5
Views: 2794

Re: 15rds Magazines for model 8

81 police Hey Iam going up to Iowa this weekend so I will have photos soon and that upper assembly in .450 for my Bushmaster $850.00 for the upper ,one 5rd mag ,$28.00 a box for ammo!!! Thanks for the sugestion but I think I'll keep on useing my $100.00 Model 8 ,reloading some .35Rem up at $40.00 a ...
by buford1769
Wed Jul 08, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 15rds Magazines for model 8
Replies: 5
Views: 2794

Re: 15rds Magazines for model 8

81 police I did'nt get any photos of it I was on a run for some crawdads,nite crawlers when I seen it and left my phone at our camp site . I tried calling him back ,but nobody anwsered I'll try in the morning ,see if he would fax a pic to me . I wish it was closer to me its like 489 miles away .I li...
by buford1769
Wed Jul 08, 2009 2:49 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 15rds Magazines for model 8
Replies: 5
Views: 2794

Re: 15rds Magazines for model 8

Thanks 81police I just got talked to the owner of that model 8 up in Iowa and he said that on the side of the barrel shroud is marked DOC and thats it could it be a prison guard gun? It is pretty sad looking , very rusty . Do you think it would be something to get anyway? thanks buford1769
by buford1769
Wed Jul 08, 2009 1:36 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 15rds Magazines for model 8
Replies: 5
Views: 2794

15rds Magazines for model 8

Hey Guys I got one question . How can I get or find a 15 round mag for my Model 8 ? I really want to get one so I can use .35 Rem in our shooting matches my Bushmaster just don't knock anything down . I found one on a model 8 last weekend up in Iowa that looked like a homemade mag, it had no marking...
by buford1769
Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:13 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: GUNS magazine July 1959
Replies: 2
Views: 1977

Re: GUNS magazine July 1959

They sure are cool . I try to collect some but wifey gets alittle grumpy with boxs of gun mags from the 60's,70's and some newer ones stack in our closet. I got an issue of Outdoorlife October 2007 its cover story is 25 Best Deer Rifles 0f all time,and the old model 8,81's made the list along with s...
by buford1769
Thu Jul 02, 2009 3:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Everyone Have an AWESOME 4th of July
Replies: 1
Views: 1349

Everyone Have an AWESOME 4th of July

Hello Everyone Just wanted to say HAPPY 4TH OF JULY to ya all hope ya all have fun. My rump has reservations for a boat seat going fishing up in Iowa. WEE HAW YA ALL BE SAFE AND HAVE FUN. buford1769
by buford1769
Sun Jun 14, 2009 1:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Remington Model 11 with Vent Rib
Replies: 3
Views: 2013

Re: Remington Model 11 with Vent Rib

Hey 35 REM Thats a sweet looking shotgun ! I need to get myself another one . Two weeks ago we all went out shooting and we needed some ammo stop at the gun shop and my gun dealer wanted to se how good it turned out . Well he ended up getting it back with the the offer he made . You got a great deal...
by buford1769
Fri May 08, 2009 4:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Finally Got Her Done Thanks For The Help 35Rem
Replies: 1
Views: 1798

Finally Got Her Done Thanks For The Help 35Rem

35Ren Thanks for the info on finding the forearm for my Model 11 I finally got her done after a ton of sanding and whittling ,finishing . The stock came for Numrich and looked like a beaver chewed it out,boy was it oversized. I striped all of the rust off of her and here she is . THANKS GUYS
by buford1769
Wed May 06, 2009 8:41 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Speculation:What if the US Military had adopted the Model 8?
Replies: 7
Views: 3432

Re: Speculation:What if the US Military had adopted the Model 8?

It might of had a good chance. My old Marine buddies and I go out to the range and try to out shoot each other with old military rifles and the old Model 8 does just fine and if it just had a 30 rd mag :D :D It for sure out proforms the SKS .Hakim which would jam up in rapid fire, the old 8 did not....
by buford1769
Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate
Replies: 5
Views: 2740

Re: HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate

35 Rem Thanks I got on yesterday had to use my friends computer . It was just my computer,It's time to upgrade. But I did get a very nice walnut stock from Numrich ,thanks to you a forearm keeping my fingers crossed.
by buford1769
Fri Apr 17, 2009 6:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate
Replies: 5
Views: 2740

Re: HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate

35 Rem Is there a trick to get registered on gunbrokers.com everytime I put in my e-mail and card # I get kicked off,starts all over again at the begining of the registration page. Its probally me doing sum thing wrong, :cry: :cry:
by buford1769
Fri Apr 17, 2009 3:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate
Replies: 5
Views: 2740

Re: HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate

35 Rem Thanks for the info . I hope I can get one. E-bay is just wacked.
by buford1769
Fri Apr 17, 2009 1:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate
Replies: 5
Views: 2740

HELP with Model 11 My Model 8's new room mate

HELP I have searching fo a forearm for a model 11 shotgun. I just had to have M-11 togo with my model 8 they look so good together but the forearm is junk .Been trying everywhere Numrich sold out as elsewhere,Several on ebay but keep getting outbid at the last minute, and are they really worth that ...
by buford1769
Mon Apr 13, 2009 11:35 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 3
Views: 1780

Re: Hello everyone

Welcome Iam new here to and these guy's know their stuff. That one nice rifle ,I've had my 1908 model 8 for a week now and I can't put it down yet .If ya haven't shot it yet hearing protection is a plus.Because it will wake them up at the range. :o
by buford1769
Wed Apr 08, 2009 10:25 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: My 1908 Model 8
Replies: 10
Views: 4522

Re: My 1908 Model 8

Looks very nice that stock turned out awsome .
by buford1769
Tue Apr 07, 2009 7:48 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: My model 8
Replies: 3
Views: 2162

Re: My model 8

Thanks 81Police I was wondering what type of mount it would use . I'am going to e-bay rite now . Thanks again.
by buford1769
Mon Apr 06, 2009 5:27 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: My model 8
Replies: 3
Views: 2162

My model 8

Hello everyone Here she is not no caddy But after it gets cleaned up she'll be my new hunting rifle . The blueing isn't to bad and the wood is good just to dark and hope it will lighten up some so ya can see the tiger stripes in the walnut better. I wonder where my head was at never to see or hear o...
by buford1769
Mon Apr 06, 2009 12:11 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Hello Everyone
Replies: 1
Views: 1228

Hello Everyone

Hello My name is Gary and I'am from Missouri and just love very old guns . I regularly go to the range on weekends with my kids ,I normally shoot a 1869 Swiss Vetterli in 10.4x38mm ,a old 1860's sxs shotgun they are so much fun. But last weekend we went to our local gunshop and there it was a old Re...
by buford1769
Mon Apr 06, 2009 7:23 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Questions On Model 8
Replies: 4
Views: 2336

Questions On Model 8

Hello everyone I was hopeing that y'all might be able to help out since this it the only forum that is very informative on the Model 8. I had just got my first Model 8 in 35rem and my questions are is modern ammo ok to use. Since I have shot some Hornaday 200gr yesterday and it seemed to do very wel...