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by wolfie
Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: stripper clips
Replies: 7
Views: 3714

Re: stripper clips

I have several original stripper clips for my 35 and 30 caliber Model 8 rifles. In addition, I viewed a you tube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQp405iS_iQ Sep 10, 2016 - Uploaded by Iraqveteran8888; in which the speaker at a bench claims the Swedish Mauser 6.55 x 55 strippers work with the Model 8...
by wolfie
Sat Jan 03, 2015 10:09 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: spanner wrench
Replies: 3
Views: 3354

Re: spanner wrench

Yes, you can go to ebay.com type in search : Remington Model 8-81 Barrel Disassembly Gunsmithing tool item # 201204519264. $62.50 check to see if it is available, if not contact facon3247 via email through ebay to find out when he will make more. Make sure to view the barrel disassembly video, then ...
by wolfie
Tue Dec 09, 2014 11:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Long wait for brass
Replies: 26
Views: 14717

Re: Long wait for brass

I am new owner of a Model 8 in 30 REM. I was successful purchasing new 30 REM brass online from auction arms and paid $1.52 @, I needed the brass. Last week, I was at the local Cross Roads Gun Show and purchased New 30 REM brass for .50 cents@, much better. I have on order from Buffalo Arms New 30 R...
by wolfie
Tue Dec 09, 2014 11:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Model 8 carry bag
Replies: 5
Views: 3943

Re: Model 8 carry bag

Remember John Browning designed the model 8 to be transported in the take down manner. Back then most mode of transportation was horse, stage coach, and model T autos. Your carrying bag could be half the length and your neighbors would never know what you had. Just the view from the saddle.
by wolfie
Tue Nov 25, 2014 9:52 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: New Owner
Replies: 1
Views: 1577

New Owner

Just received 1923 Model 8 in 30 Remington. Completely took apart the rifle. I was impressed how easy it was. The barrel and and recoil spring are stainless steel with no rust marks, inside barrel shines with rifle grooves in very good condition. Took apart receiver and cleaned and oiled all moving ...