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by S and S HUNTCLUB
Mon Oct 30, 2017 7:56 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: my 35 and buck
Replies: 10
Views: 412

Re: my 35 and buck

Wow olskool, Your cabin is absolutely gorgeous. I've been a custom home builder for the past 27 years and I can certainly appreciate the time and effort it takes to create a "work of art" like that. Very nice job sir. It's Perfect! Thanks for sharing the pictures. Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Jun 22, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Remington 81 "Special Police" FOR SALE!!
Replies: 5
Views: 563

Re: Remington 81 "Special Police" FOR SALE!!

Cam, I hope I'm not correct. I would like to see the rifle relisted & the auction run its coarse on GB, just to see the real market value. Let's hope that isn't the case. It was a good looking rifle and it would have brought some big money...considering folks are spending $2,600.00+ on standard Mod...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Jun 21, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Remington 81 "Special Police" FOR SALE!!
Replies: 5
Views: 563

Re: Remington 81 "Special Police" FOR SALE!!

The auction has been ended. The seller was a New Register (NR) on Gunbroker.com. My guess is someone got ahold of the seller, gave them a song and a dance over the phone and got this rifle way below market value. The rare & hard to find Remington Police Model 8's & 81's and the F.B.I. Model 81's al...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Fri Jun 09, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Factory Checkered, Unique Model 8
Replies: 2
Views: 390

Re: Factory Checkered, Unique Model 8

A very unique model 8 indeed. It would be a great deer rifle for the Michigan woods. Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Mar 30, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Barrel Bushing wrench
Replies: 2
Views: 454

Re: Barrel Bushing wrench

They are not available and may be able to be back-ordered. Looks like they may work though.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: new forum format
Replies: 9
Views: 1161

Re: new forum format

Ditto to what Roger said !
I did enjoy when I had the time, clicking on the active post and reading everyone's post.
Where did the "Active Post Link" go? Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Nice Model 81 in 30 REM. with Ammo on GunBroker
Replies: 0
Views: 424

Nice Model 81 in 30 REM. with Ammo on GunBroker

Here's the link to a nice Remington Model 81 Woodsmaster in 30 Remington caliber, with a bunch of .30 REM ammo on GunBroker.com.

http://www.gunbroker.com/item/614782099

It does not show up when you type in and search for REMINGTON MODEL 81.
It only shows up if you search for REMINGTON 81.
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Nov 02, 2016 5:16 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Need help Identifying 1910rem 8 part
Replies: 7
Views: 1185

Re: Need help Identifying 1910rem 8 part

It appears to be the hammer end of the firing pin to me. The groove to the left in the picture, appears to be the groove/slot for the firing pin retaining pin, that holds the firing pin in place in the bolt carrier. Your rifle may have had the firing replaced at some point in time and this portion ...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sat Oct 15, 2016 6:54 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Model 8 with Lions & Bears Oh MY!
Replies: 5
Views: 2637

Re: Model 8 with Lions & Bears Oh MY!

Hello Olskool, The three pictures are still there sir. They're the first three picture on the Gallery Page, under "Vintage Pictures". P.S. Olskool, I just saw the picture you posted of the beautiful Whitetail Buck that you were blessed with this morning. (October 15, 2016). Congratulations on harve...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sun Oct 09, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: Wanted to buy
Topic: WTB early buttplate
Replies: 1
Views: 638

Re: WTB early buttplate

Hello, You could try Vintage Gun Grips. I have purchased the hard urethane reproduction butt plates for the Remington Model 8 from www.vintagegungrips.net in the past. They all needed a little bit of fitting/sanding at the curve, but looked nice when the projects were completed. Enjoy Life, Bob @ S...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Tue Jun 14, 2016 7:22 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Stamp on barrel jacket ?
Replies: 5
Views: 1305

Re: Stamp on barrel jacket ?

The stamp of "RP enclosed in a circle" on the right side of the barrel jacket means..."Remington Proof".
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sun May 22, 2016 8:08 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Scope mount???
Replies: 1
Views: 974

Re: Scope mount???

Hello, Your model 8 receiver previously had a Weaver #4 side mount base ($12-$20 w/S+H) attached to the receiver. The Weaver #4 base accommodates the Weaver Detachable Side Mount with 1" Rings ($27-35 w/S+H). This is the easiest scope mount set-up to find for the Remington model 8 & 81's and it is ...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Tue Apr 19, 2016 5:40 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Old Springpoles!
Replies: 3
Views: 796

Re: Old Springpoles!

A friend of mine calls his model 8... "The Dirty B _ _ _ _". The last word is not appropriate to write in on the forum, but you can fill in the blanks. His rifle is a dirty ol' rifle, but it does the job.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Apr 13, 2016 5:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: M8 Broken Firing Pin
Replies: 4
Views: 959

Re: M8 Broken Firing Pin

Wildgoose, That will work just fine, as the bolt carrier and bolts are the same on the model 8's and model 81's. However, I have noticed in the past that firing pin lengths will vary. Therefore, once the new firing pin and firing pin spring are installed, "push in" the bolt carrier latch spring and...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Mon Apr 11, 2016 7:21 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Well Heck!
Replies: 7
Views: 1274

Re: Well Heck!

I agree with you, about how the stories add to the fun. The thrill of the chase is always exciting too.
Congrats again on a cool piece of Remington Model 8 history.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sun Apr 10, 2016 3:06 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Well Heck!
Replies: 7
Views: 1274

Re: Well Heck!

Wildgoose, That is a neat Model 8 and a great story that correlates with the September, 1930 (DY) date code on the barrel. However, the method used for the inscription on the receiver, is a tell tale sign that the inscription was done in later years by one of its previous owners, to perhaps commemo...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Mar 23, 2016 8:34 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Barrel lock spring question
Replies: 3
Views: 860

Re: Barrel lock spring question

Hello Todd, Here's a link to a complete barrel lock & barrel lock spring assembly that we recently sold. Regarding what to look for and how to install the spring...The pictures in the auction will show you the correct orientation of the barrel lock spring, for installation. Click on the link: http:...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Mar 02, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: ~FN 1900 Rifle~
Topic: FN ammo
Replies: 3
Views: 1483

Re: FN ammo

Very cool. Thanks for sharing. They look identical to the early UMC 35 REM., other than the FN head stamp.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sat Feb 27, 2016 7:52 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: FBI 81 RESURRECTION!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1567

Re: FBI 81 RESURRECTION!!

This was a sweet project. I recall being contacted by Tom via email and he wanted to resurrect his Model 81 that was in pieces, so that he could use it for hunting. I put him in touch with a friend of mine, Mike Ryan...who is a great gunsmith, so that he could legally ship the rifle to Michigan. I ...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Tue Feb 23, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: 32 Remington collector box for sale...just passing it along!
Replies: 0
Views: 1036

32 Remington collector box for sale...just passing it along!

Here's a nice collector "sealed" box of 32 Remington ammunition for sale on GunBroker.com.

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =544065663

It's worth a look...just passing it along.

Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sat Feb 20, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: krieger?
Replies: 7
Views: 1142

Re: krieger?

Thanks for sharing the pictures of your model 8. In regards to your question asking our thoughts, as the whether you have a Krieger conversion? 1.) It certainly appears that you have the correct Krieger magazine release machined into the trigger guard and held in place by the correct style Krieger ...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Feb 18, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB??
Replies: 16
Views: 2332

Re: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB?

Two M-81s in .35 Rem in mint condition with original boxes just sold on GB - one for $1700. Here's the two links to the two Model 81's in 35 Rem. The model 81 that sold for $1699.99 was a good looking rifle, but pricey for a standard grade model 81. Here's the link: http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Feb 18, 2016 4:32 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Rem. m-8 on gunbroker
Replies: 5
Views: 1710

Re: Rem. m-8 on gunbroker

81police wrote:anyone have the auction link? Didn't see this one.
Here's the link:
http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =540640561

This one certainly had me baffled. :shock:

Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Feb 04, 2016 8:37 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Model 8 Buck
Replies: 11
Views: 2604

Re: Model 8 Buck

Congratulations. That is an absolutely beautiful buck. It has very nice main beams & tall tines. Taking that buck with your model 8 will forever be etched in your memory. I am jealous Big Dooley!
Congrats again on a Very Nice Buck!!!
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:39 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB??
Replies: 16
Views: 2332

Re: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB?

This model 8 was a very clean example of a 1908 in 35 REM. As far as the selling price. If you find the rifle that you have been wanting and dreaming of for years and it finally appears...you buy it! The search is over for this buyer and it'll soon be in his/her hands. This model 8 is a very nice e...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Tue Jan 19, 2016 5:04 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: is this a model 8 round knob butt stock???
Replies: 7
Views: 1455

Re: is this a model 8 round knob butt stock???

Good for you!, That is an awesome find. Congratulations...you made out very nicely. That does not happen too often, but when it does...it is very exciting.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sun Jan 10, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Wanted to buy
Topic: Looking For Some Rifles
Replies: 2
Views: 2169

Re: Looking For Some Rifles

Hello Jack, I noticed that you omitted the 1943 Model 81 that you were searching for a while back. Congratulations on finding one of the other 3.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Mon Jan 04, 2016 9:58 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Remington Model 8 & 81 Pro Takedown Tools & More From CBR!
Replies: 3
Views: 4186

Re: Remington Model 8 & 81 Pro Takedown Tools & More From CB

Here's a link to a CBR Remington Model 8, 81 and FN 1900 wrench that is for sale. If you're still looking for a take-down tool. These are no longer being manufactured by CBR or anyone else.

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =534931815

Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sat Dec 12, 2015 11:41 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: Youngest Grandson's First Deer
Replies: 5
Views: 2495

Re: Youngest Grandson's First Deer

That is a very nice first buck! Congratulations to your grandson. Its great to see the pictures & read stories like this one. Your grandson is very lucky to have a grandpa that shares quality time with him. The preparation for the hunt and the time you both shared together during this successful hu...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Mon Dec 07, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Military Trials
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Re: Military Trials

You could certainly put it up for sale on GunBroker.com on your own and try to sell it yourself. If your not that familiar with the Remington Model 8's, I am sure that some more folks will chime in here and give you their input. After you verify everything, you can also use an auction company like ...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Mon Dec 07, 2015 9:10 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Military Trials
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Re: Military Trials

Looks NICE Baddog! It certainly falls within the serial number range for the Twenty Five Original U.S. Trials Rifles, chambered in the .25 REM caliber. These are extremely rare & extremely pricey rifles. The last one that sold on GunBroker.com, sold a few years back in the $12,000.00 - $12,500.00 r...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sat Oct 31, 2015 1:01 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 Mfg. code K E
Replies: 7
Views: 1794

Re: Model 8 Mfg. code K E

The serial number dates the receiver to circa 1909. The K E indicates May (K) of 1936 (E). Does your barrel jacket have engraving as well? If the K E is not followed a number, maybe your barrel jacket has a different serial number stamped on the bottom of the barrel jacket head. If the barrel jacke...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Oct 28, 2015 2:54 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Model 81 F.B.I. - VIDEO
Replies: 5
Views: 1382

Re: Model 81 F.B.I. - VIDEO

Great video Cam & Jim. Got to love those Texas accents! :P

Y'all take care now ya hear.

Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Oct 28, 2015 2:49 pm
Forum: History of the 8 /81
Topic: LE Firearms Courtesy of jim8008
Replies: 7
Views: 2556

Re: LE Firearms Courtesy of jim8008

Hey Jim & Cam, I heard y'all were fittin' or fixin' to get together. Great to see that you both were able to make the time & had the chance to share some quality time together. I sure do like to see these vintage "Special Police" Remington's. That is a fine looking group of nothing but business Jim...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Oct 28, 2015 2:24 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: A "Special Police" Duo
Replies: 1
Views: 1154

Re: A "Special Police" Duo

Very nice Jim!
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Oct 28, 2015 12:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Out of it for a while
Replies: 11
Views: 3394

Re: Out of it for a while

Carl, We're very sorry to hear about your wife passing. We pray that you & your family find the needed strength & comfort in your faith & each other during this very difficult time.
Sincerely, Bob & Jeff @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Fri Sep 25, 2015 7:59 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Maximum cartridge length in an 81?
Replies: 3
Views: 2239

Re: Maximum cartridge length in an 81?

Hello, The maximum length that we have found to work in our Model 81's in the 300 Savage caliber is between 2.516" to 2.528" for proper feeding. That length is using a 180 grain Remington Core-Lokt round nose soft point.
Enjoy Life, The brothers @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Sep 17, 2015 9:41 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Nice 6x6 Elk taken with a Remington Model 81 in 35 REM.
Replies: 6
Views: 3960

Re: Nice 6x6 Elk taken with a Remington Model 81 in 35 REM.

Hey Cam, I know that I am getting very excited about the upcoming hunting season. I set up the guide tent early this week, to give it a good "look-over" and take care of anything that needed to be addressed before we head to deer camp. I broke it down today and its ready for the trip. As you know, ...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Sep 17, 2015 12:21 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Nice 6x6 Elk taken with a Remington Model 81 in 35 REM.
Replies: 6
Views: 3960

Nice 6x6 Elk taken with a Remington Model 81 in 35 REM.

Here's a picture of a nice 6x6 Elk taken by Doug P., a fellow Remington enthusiast & friend. This bull from taken in September of 2014 with a Remington Model 81 in 35 Remington. Notice the hand made leather sling on the rifle that is brother makes. His brother makes two different types of slings fo...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Sep 16, 2015 9:31 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: An Elusive Remington Model 81-E "Expert Grade" For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 2322

Re: An Elusive Remington Model 81-E "Expert Grade" For Sale

Looks like somebody wanted to bring this one home! It sold for $10,925.00 + the 15% Buyers Premium = $12,563.75 total plus S+H. Even tough it had been drilled & tapped for a scope mount, it was not a bad buy, considering the rarity of the Model 81 E grade.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Sep 09, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: An Elusive Remington Model 81-E "Expert Grade" For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 2322

Re: An Elusive Remington Model 81-E "Expert Grade" For Sale

The bidding for Premiere September Rock Island Auction starts on Friday morning( September 11, 2015). It'll be interesting to see how much the Remington Model 81E "Expert" Grade brings at auction. You can visit the link to the auction in the previous post above. Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Sat Sep 05, 2015 12:54 pm
Forum: ~FN 1900 Rifle~
Topic: FN 1900 FOR SALE ON GUNBROKER.COM
Replies: 0
Views: 3453

FN 1900 FOR SALE ON GUNBROKER.COM

We have a FN 1900 for sale on Gunbroker.com, if anyone may be interested.

Here's the link: http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =496640446

Enjoy Life, Jeff & Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Aug 27, 2015 11:32 am
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: How does one find Jim Greene?
Replies: 4
Views: 1665

Re: How does one find Jim Green

I was told that Jim Green's Down East Gun Works was out of business completely now. If your looking for a good gun smith that is familiar with the Remington Model 8's & 81's, you can contact Mike Ryan at his email address: mikeryangunsmithing@yahoo.com or visit his website: http://www.mikeryangunsm...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Aug 12, 2015 8:38 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Bluing
Replies: 7
Views: 1675

Re: Bluing

Hello, I talked to a collector on the west coast yesterday, who had these folks restore a Remodel 8 and he said he was very pleased with the outcome. You can click on the link to their website below. Turnbull Restoration & Manufacturing Co. 6680 State Route 5 & 20 Bloomfield, NY 14469 Ph#. (585) 41...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Fri Aug 07, 2015 10:47 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: An Elusive Remington Model 81-E "Expert Grade" For Sale
Replies: 4
Views: 2322

An Elusive Remington Model 81-E "Expert Grade" For Sale

Here's a link to the Elusive Remington Model 81-E "Expert Grade" that is coming up for auction. There isn't any pictures of a Remington Model 81-E in "The Grades of the Model 8 & 81" link here on the site, so check out the link below for the upcoming auction & take a peek . Click on the link: http:...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Fri Jul 31, 2015 4:57 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: recent 81 purchase - MAGAZINE IDENTIFICATION?
Replies: 18
Views: 4750

Re: recent 81 purchase - MAGAZINE IDENTIFICATION?

Hello, When we first read this post from back in 2011, we mentioned to 81police that we had a 1950 Remington Model 81 Woodsmaster in the 35 Remington caliber, with this extremely rare "Six Round Magazine Conversion" as well. We are just now getting around to posting a few pictures of the rifle and ...
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Thu Jul 30, 2015 4:39 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: A mess of POE rifles
Replies: 7
Views: 2647

Re: A mess of POE rifles

Thanks for the response Cam. It is a very nice looking collection of Police Autoloaders. They are all in very fine shape. One of the best collections that we have seen here on the great 8 site. It's a beautiful group!
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Jul 29, 2015 7:28 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: A mess of POE rifles
Replies: 7
Views: 2647

Re: A mess of POE rifles

Hey Cam,
#4.) Are they all for sale? and if so...
#5) Can you email me the seller's contact information to me?

Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB
by S and S HUNTCLUB
Wed Jun 24, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Model 8 owner needs forum assistance
Replies: 5
Views: 3292

Re: Model 8 owner needs forum assistance

Thanks for the heads up Liberty. Maybe Cam can relay the message, if he is in contact with the gentleman. Thanks again.
Enjoy Life, Bob @ S and S HUNTCLUB