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by Loren in MN
Wed Apr 14, 2010 8:37 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Model 8/81 Stripper Clip for .35 Rem. and .300 Savage
Replies: 10
Views: 6727

Re: Model 8/81 Stripper Clip for .35 Rem. and .300 Savage

Anyone know if the brass clips are older or if the steel ones are after market? Mine are brass.
by Loren in MN
Wed Apr 14, 2010 8:34 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Model 8 - What is this?
Replies: 4
Views: 2359

Re: Model 8 - What is this?

Looks like it had 4 screws giving pressure on the mount to tighten the dovetail. Someone possibly added a homemade peepsight.
by Loren in MN
Sat Mar 27, 2010 10:49 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Auction results today Rem 8s
Replies: 0
Views: 1093

Auction results today Rem 8s

Remington 8, 32 Rem. Auto. Loading Rifle, #24721, Made 1911, Marbles tang sight, Fair blue, good wood, w/old toe repair -SOLD $300 Remington 8, 35 Rem. Auto. Loading Rifle, #35683, Made 1915, Very clean gun -NICE!SOLD $450 Remington 8C, Special Grade Auto Loading Rifle 35 Rem., #61120, Made in 1929,...
by Loren in MN
Thu Mar 25, 2010 9:32 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: What other Remingtons do you have?
Replies: 7
Views: 3304

Re: What other Remingtons do you have?

Elliot .32 cal four barrel derringer Model 66 AB 22 cal auto Model 12A pump 22 cal Oct/barrel Model 12C pump 22 cal Oct/barrel Model 12C pump 22 spec Oct/barrel w/swivels -tang peep sight Model 8 Auto 35 Rem. w/Lyman peep sight -1912 Model 81 Auto 300 Sav. w/Scope & tip off base -2 Krieger Detachabl...
by Loren in MN
Mon Mar 22, 2010 12:54 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Krieger Detachable Magazines/conversions value
Replies: 4
Views: 3504

Re: Krieger Detachable Magazines/conversions value

Thanks I understand what your saying about condition overall, but I was trying to get an estimate as to how much extra it would add to the gun if I decided to sell it later. I was thinking that the Krieger conversion might add 25-35% to the overall value assuming that the gun hasn't been butchered o...
by Loren in MN
Mon Mar 22, 2010 8:43 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Krieger Detachable Magazines/conversions value
Replies: 4
Views: 3504

Re: Krieger Detachable Magazines/conversions value

This rifle I bought has a Pachmayr tip off scope mount with a cheap scope. But what I'm wondering is -how much more desirable is it to have the Krieger conversion and what value would that add to the rifle? Personally I'd prefer one without a scope mount as I don't like having the receiver tapped. S...
by Loren in MN
Mon Mar 22, 2010 2:04 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Krieger Detachable Magazines/conversions value
Replies: 4
Views: 3504

Krieger Detachable Magazines/conversions value

I'd like anyones opinion as to the added value or desirability of a #81 with the Krieger detachable magazine? Assuming a rifle is in good useable condition, how much would this conversion add to the value? I just bought a 1949 Rem #81 in .300 Sav with this conversion and two clips. Bluing is great -...