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by 48Model81
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: New Member with Model 81
Replies: 3
Views: 1977

Re: New Member with Model 81

Hey Matt,
I also have a recently acquired Model 81 in 300 SAV; mine is a 1948. I haven't taken mine to the range yet and wondered if you had and how your experience was with accuracy and operation.
Mark
by 48Model81
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Maintenance
Topic: Bolt will not move from closed
Replies: 4
Views: 1873

Re: Bolt will not move from closed

So what was the problem? My guess is a fired case or unfired cartridge stuck in the chamber.
by 48Model81
Sat Jul 11, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: New to the forum
Replies: 1
Views: 441

New to the forum

Just bought my first, a Model 81 in 300 SAV made in 1948. There's a lot of good info here. I havent shot it yet but have dies, brass and some old Federal factory ammo coming.
by 48Model81
Sat Jul 11, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Model 81 35Rem with 300Savage barrel assembly.
Replies: 10
Views: 6095

Re: Model 81 35Rem with 300Savage barrel assembly.

New to the forum and while looking over my newly acquired Model 81 300 Sav I noticed that the extractor is stamped "35" so some components are the same. Probably it is just a matter of opening the bolt face slightly for the .473 rim. I wonder too if the well known kick of the 300 SAV in these guns i...