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by remington
Fri Apr 29, 2016 4:58 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: MY MODEL 8
Replies: 11
Views: 5059

Re: MY MODEL 8

Hey Eagle,

"Beautiful Model 8" Nice to see these babies upgraded every now and then, It looks Very Nice with a great job done by all and well worth the wait!
Congradulation "what a show piece"! Be proud
by remington
Sat Apr 02, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 6mm Remington
Replies: 2
Views: 1616

Re: 6mm Remington

If you want to sell the 6mm ammo I would be interested, Please email me at walues@roadrunner.com
by remington
Sat Dec 15, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Who needs a horse
Replies: 5
Views: 2093

Re: Who needs a horse

Pitchy' You are F#$king crazy! I wish you lived next to me here in Maine? We would probably never sleep?????????????????? and may I say you are one of a kind!!!!! Keep up the good life. Wayne from Maine. Plus a REMINGTON 8/81 COLLECTOR NOW!
by remington
Sat Nov 10, 2012 6:57 pm
Forum: ~FN 1900 Rifle~
Topic: FN 1900 Pricing?
Replies: 10
Views: 6644

FN 1900 Pricing?

HI everyone! I may have located a FN 1900 (said to be in good to great condition?)but cannot come across any information online what they are selling for or how much too even make an offer on it? Any help would be appreciated! And Thanks from Maine!!!!!!
by remington
Sun Nov 04, 2012 10:19 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 advertising poster
Replies: 3
Views: 2273

Re: Model 8 advertising poster

Dwalt: I believe the poster is an authentic reproduction original remington 1909 poster it measures 28 1/2" by 19" $75 would be a great buy! They also came as a set with 4 remington prints which one sold on guns international and the price was $600. Anyway below is a link that may help you decide on...
by remington
Sat Nov 03, 2012 7:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: My home made can crusher and other things
Replies: 18
Views: 5748

Re: My home made can crusher

Fringing Owesome! Now is their a no returnable cans in your state law? because I am from maine where theirs s 5 cent deposit on returnable but not crushed ones!. But it does look like this ain't your first project? anyway Nice Job!!!!!! Wayne from Maine
by remington
Thu Mar 22, 2012 9:01 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?
Replies: 20
Views: 7046

Re: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?

Hi, Been trying all nite to post pic's on this site but ain't had no luck in doing it, I can send them to anyone by email if interested or if someone can post them for me, Sorry!
by remington
Thu Mar 22, 2012 3:25 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?
Replies: 20
Views: 7046

Re: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?

Imfuncity, I will try an post some pics's tonight or by this weekend! Silvermino: I was going ask if we might have crossed paths, anyway I grew up in Olamon and graduated from Old Town High School in 1968, and 1969 began my career in the Electrical trade working for the Dole Company in Bangor you ta...
by remington
Tue Mar 20, 2012 3:51 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?
Replies: 20
Views: 7046

Re: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?

Hi, Glad that someone knows and is interested in Bill Morrison anyway I do have 3 of my own stories to tell about my dealings with Bill, 1st Story: in late 60's 1967 I went to Bill Gun shop in outer Broadway Bangor, Maine. I found a new original model Mauser rifle 30/06 priced at $165.00 I asked Bil...
by remington
Mon Mar 19, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?
Replies: 20
Views: 7046

Re: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?

Hi, this is just a follow-up on Bill Morrison the famous gunsmith from Maine, who some may not know but this guy is very well known from the old timer's far and wide . And I can and well add to the stories of his past, What a guy! open link below.

http://www.threeriversnews.net/media.php?num=967
by remington
Sun Mar 18, 2012 7:32 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?
Replies: 20
Views: 7046

Re: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?

Hi All, and Thanks for the replies, I am headed out shooting now and don't have much time this morning, but anyway I will get back and update you on the purchase of the Case harden model 8 and post pic's when I pick her up. Also will fill you in on Bill Morrison who is still alive. Please keep infor...
by remington
Sat Mar 17, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 Case Color Hardening?
Replies: 20
Views: 7046

Model 8 Case Color Hardening?

Hey Guys, Just put on layaway a Remington model 8 .35 caliber which was sent out to be color case hardening, Not sure if it went back to the factory or not, but do know that a famous Gunsmith in Maine by the name of Bill Morrison had send it out years ago to have this done. First are their many that...
by remington
Thu Feb 23, 2012 8:33 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: My first Model 8!!! Original sellers pics added
Replies: 6
Views: 2878

Re: My first Model 8!!! Original sellers pics added

Nice Gun Smitsauce, I originally tried for more than a month to purchase this same gun for $1,000.00 last March, but ran into slow responses from import dealers to get the rifle transferred into the states, this was originally in Canada when I was interested, So if you don't mine where and how did y...
by remington
Tue Jan 17, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 81's Year Made?
Replies: 3
Views: 1789

Re: 81's Year Made?

Hey Thanks 81 Police, I corrected the original message, My Rem's are 8's, anyway, the John Henwood book show's the rifles were made in 1931 but on this website it show the serial numbers were made in 1934? Why the difference? I also will look up the date codes later. Thank you!
by remington
Mon Jan 16, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: 81's Year Made?
Replies: 3
Views: 1789

81's Year Made?

I need help identifying year made for of my two model 8s? Their seems to be a conflict of serial numbers and year made between this website dates made and the John Henwood book of dates! Can some figure this out and let me know if it's just me being confused? Serial Numbers as follows: SN# 67424 SN#...
by remington
Fri Nov 25, 2011 3:10 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Greeting from Maine
Replies: 5
Views: 1688

Re: Greeting from Maine

Hi JiminMaine, What town do you live in? I also am from maine and love the Remington model 8's/81's, always looking to trade or talk please send emails or even call if you have time, my tele.207-299-5781 and E-Mail is walues@roadrunner.com.
by remington
Tue Nov 01, 2011 5:59 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Remington 81 and Doe
Replies: 7
Views: 5627

Re: Remington 81 and Doe

Yah! It's properly call the Doe-Walt??????? He! He!
by remington
Thu Jul 28, 2011 6:48 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Website suggestions POLL
Replies: 12
Views: 4576

Re: Website suggestions POLL

What does a grade four look like, and where did you sent it, I would love to have one done but don't have faith in gunsmiths to do anything right anymore?Thank you for the info!
by remington
Sat Jul 09, 2011 11:44 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: WTS-Brass stripper clip 35-300 savage
Replies: 4
Views: 1799

Re: WTS-Model 81 stock set

HI, I am very interesting in the Model 81 stocks for sale can you email me walues@roadrunner.com or call me 207-299-5781 or send me Pic's? Thankyou Wayne from Maine