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by olskool
Sun Aug 12, 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: New on this forum-- I just got an old model 8 up and running
Replies: 13
Views: 5871

Re: New on this forum-- I just got an old model 8 up and running

i know this is an old post but in my 30 rem. model 14 carbine it is at it's best with blc2 powder.
by olskool
Sun Aug 12, 2012 1:24 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Reloading lead bullits for the 30 Remington. Model 8
Replies: 19
Views: 5951

Re: Reloading lead bullits for the 30 Remington. Model 8

i don't have a model 8 in 30 i have a 32 rem. in a model 8 but i do have a 30 rem in a model 14 carbine and it is a real shooter with blc2 cast or jackets.
by olskool
Wed Jun 06, 2012 5:40 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED
Replies: 15
Views: 8575

Re: MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED

thanks for all the nice comments, when i saw the wood on the gun in the pawn shop you could just faintly see the grain under decades of crud. i striped the finish with furniture striper, and very lightley roughed up the wood with 320 grit. and used truoil. kendall what load do you use in your 32? my...
by olskool
Sun Jun 03, 2012 7:14 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 foend project
Replies: 5
Views: 1870

Re: Model 8 foend project

i would cheker it for sure, it would complete the gun.
by olskool
Wed May 16, 2012 4:07 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: THE GREAT MODEL 8 WITH IRON WHEELS
Replies: 7
Views: 3535

Re: THE GREAT MODEL 8 WITH IRON WHEELS

Image this ain't no 8 but it is on a wagon wheel. it is my 99 savage barrel band carbine from 1937 in 303 savage.
by olskool
Wed May 16, 2012 3:58 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: THE GREAT MODEL 8 WITH IRON WHEELS
Replies: 7
Views: 3535

Re: THE GREAT MODEL 8 WITH IRON WHEELS

pack mule, S.C. is a fur piece from texas or i would be down with dat.....
by olskool
Tue May 15, 2012 3:10 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: lets see your 8s
Replies: 5
Views: 1696

Re: lets see your 8s

packmule which one shoots the best?
by olskool
Mon May 14, 2012 4:45 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: lets see your 8s
Replies: 5
Views: 1696

lets see your 8s

Image this is my 32 rem. i love these guns. lets see yours...........
by olskool
Sun May 06, 2012 10:05 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED
Replies: 15
Views: 8575

MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED

Image the other side
by olskool
Sun May 06, 2012 10:02 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED
Replies: 15
Views: 8575

MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/IMG_3242.jpg this is my 30 remington model 14 that i cut to 18 1/2 in. when i saved it from a pawn shop it had no blueing left but it was tight and the bore was perfect. so i always wanted a 14r i cut the 22in barrel and reblued with a matt finish ...
by olskool
Sat Apr 28, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: A Very Nice Find
Replies: 10
Views: 4081

Re: A Very Nice Find

what cal. is it?
by olskool
Fri Apr 27, 2012 4:58 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Getting the old gal to shoot
Replies: 6
Views: 2037

Re: Getting the old gal to shoot

i have one in 32 and i also have a 32 special in a 1950 336 marlin. i shoot the same load in both, 30 gr. of imr4895 with a rcbs cast lead bullet. http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/IMG_3214.jpg and they are both tackdrivers. the lady i got my 8 from said here dad hunted with it in n...
by olskool
Thu Mar 15, 2012 5:50 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: New to model 8s
Replies: 8
Views: 2312

Re: New to model 8s

you also can type in on ebay remington model 8 and most model 8 parts will come up.
by olskool
Tue Mar 13, 2012 4:46 am
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: Cast Bullets?
Replies: 6
Views: 2216

Re: Cast Bullets?

i have a 1928 8 in 32 rem. i shoot only cast. i killed a deer last season with it. i use 30 gr. of imr 4895 with a rcbs 170 gr. this thing is extreemly accurate with this combo. i use 50% ww and 50% soft lead. i clean after 10-20 shots with no leading at all.
by olskool
Tue Mar 13, 2012 3:47 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: For the houndsman on here.
Replies: 4
Views: 3908

Re: For the houndsman on here.

i grew up coon huntin here in s.c. it was my daddy's life! he would hunt all nite then come home clean up and go to work. if he had no one to go with him he would go alone. on weekends i would be with him. i know all about hounds....