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by Vwl
Wed Jan 07, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: model 8 #106
Replies: 12
Views: 7095

Re: model 8 #106

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by Vwl
Wed Jan 07, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: model 8 #106
Replies: 12
Views: 7095

Re: model 8 #106

some pictures of front sight and barrel serial number
by Vwl
Mon Jan 05, 2015 6:10 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: model 8 #106
Replies: 12
Views: 7095

Re: model 8 #106

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by Vwl
Mon Jan 05, 2015 6:06 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: model 8 #106
Replies: 12
Views: 7095

Re: model 8 #106

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by Vwl
Mon Jan 05, 2015 6:02 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: model 8 #106
Replies: 12
Views: 7095

model 8 #106

Hello.
I would hope everything is original to this rifle, but I wouldn't know for sure. Any expert help would be appreciated.
by Vwl
Mon Jan 05, 2015 5:49 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Barrel rust removel
Replies: 3
Views: 2714

Re: Barrel rust removel

Thank you Roger and Sarge. I will follow your suggestions. I just didn't want to let the rust get any worse if I could help it. I will post pictures when I finish. Hopefully, I can do a good job. I will also post some pictures in the 8/81 pictures forum. I would hope that everything is original on t...
by Vwl
Sun Jan 04, 2015 3:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Barrel rust removel
Replies: 3
Views: 2714

Barrel rust removel

[attachment=2]image.jpg[/attachment]Hello, I have an older model 8 that has three rust spots on the barrel. It seemed that the former owner tried to remove them thus it looks like the blueing was rubbed off somewhat. I have only tried a little 3 in 1 oil on them and rubbed lightly with a white scotc...
by Vwl
Mon Mar 11, 2013 3:10 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Low serial #
Replies: 6
Views: 4134

Re: Low serial #

About two years ago on a saturday morning, I went to a smallish gun show in SW Florida. An older gentleman and his wife were selling off some shotguns and rifles of an old lady friend of theirs. What caught my eye was the model 8 and a model 81. I thought what he was asking for the 81 was reasonable...
by Vwl
Sun Mar 10, 2013 4:28 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Low serial #
Replies: 6
Views: 4134

Low serial #

If this checks out, should have been manufactured in 1906, correct?