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by olskool
Tue Mar 29, 2016 6:14 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: My first Model 8
Replies: 2
Views: 1620

Re: My first Model 8

nose art.....
by olskool
Sat Feb 27, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: FBI 81 RESURRECTION!!
Replies: 4
Views: 3520

Re: FBI 81 RESURRECTION!!

very nice!
by olskool
Fri Feb 05, 2016 5:47 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB??
Replies: 16
Views: 6209

Re: Did anyone see that Model 8 sell for nearly $3000 on GB?

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =538400488 here is the link, i watched it with disbelief. i have a nice 1908 25 rem. i wonder what it would bring? makes me wonder???
by olskool
Mon Jan 25, 2016 4:03 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: A little show and tell...
Replies: 2
Views: 4154

Re: A little show and tell...

very cool!
by olskool
Sun Jan 24, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: other remingtons
Replies: 8
Views: 3880

Re: other remingtons

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/_MG_4096_zpsjapiib6g.jpg http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/_MG_4095_zpsth4f61ul.jpg http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/102_0101_zpss2fjdznk.jpg since the photos i have found an original rear sight for the ruger, and...
by olskool
Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:43 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: other remingtons
Replies: 8
Views: 3880

Re: other remingtons

Image one more for u Adam lee, it has my home made sling on it. it shoots real tight....
by olskool
Sun Jan 24, 2016 9:38 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: other remingtons
Replies: 8
Views: 3880

Re: other remingtons

Image well if you like rugers here you go, my 1984 model 77 mannlicher in 243 with a usa made steel burris 1-3/4x5 i found the gun in a pawn shop and added the scope.
by olskool
Fri Jan 22, 2016 1:21 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: other remingtons
Replies: 8
Views: 3880

other remingtons

Image has anyone got one of these? it is my 1935 transition in 30 rem. it is the only one i have ever encountered. they were not stamped game-master, just 141 and a model 14 22in barrel.
by olskool
Mon Jan 18, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Pawn Shop Find!
Replies: 20
Views: 6430

Re: Pawn Shop Find!

next time i will try that with the brass, thanks....
by olskool
Fri Jan 15, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Proud Owner of a Remington Model 8 in .35 cal.
Replies: 13
Views: 6726

Re: Proud Owner of a Remington Model 8 in .35 cal.

that's a nice model 8!
by olskool
Tue Jan 12, 2016 2:01 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: my 1933 35 rem.
Replies: 11
Views: 5654

Re: my 1933 35 rem.

the part of the edisto i live on is the all fresh water end. it is the longest black water river in the united states.
by olskool
Mon Jan 11, 2016 5:07 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: my 1933 35 rem.
Replies: 11
Views: 5654

Re: my 1933 35 rem.

Image one more. it is a two man sneek boat i fish the river with, it works like a dream and will run about 5 hours before you have to charge the battery.
by olskool
Mon Jan 11, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: my 1933 35 rem.
Replies: 11
Views: 5654

Re: my 1933 35 rem.

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/IMG_2906_zpsca0542b6.jpg the logs were just put there by me and my brother, we live on the edisto river and he is a first class cabinet maker and just all around carpenter. he took them out of the river to cut up for boards. he has a lot more than ...
by olskool
Sun Jan 10, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: my 1933 35 rem.
Replies: 11
Views: 5654

Re: my 1933 35 rem.

Image
by olskool
Sun Jan 10, 2016 4:16 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: my 1933 35 rem.
Replies: 11
Views: 5654

my 1933 35 rem.

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/_MG_4119_zps6nkv4ln9.jpg http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/_MG_4119_zps6nkv4ln9.jpg [/img]just was out today and took a couple of photos of my 1933 model 8 in 35 rem. the fedora and vintage leather jacket are part of my usual dress...
by olskool
Wed Nov 18, 2015 5:10 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Pawn Shop Find!
Replies: 20
Views: 6430

Re: Pawn Shop Find!

i use imr 3031 behind that nosler, it shoots better than i can. i just run 30 rem. brass through the 25 rem. die. at first i had no 25 rem. dies so i necked the brass with a 250-3000 die, it worked perfect until i found a nos set of bair dies on ebay. every now and then you may lose a piece of brass...
by olskool
Thu Nov 12, 2015 4:29 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Pawn Shop Find!
Replies: 20
Views: 6430

Re: Pawn Shop Find!

Imagenice find! here is mine i found one day in a little shop. it is also in 25, it did a number on this coon, those 85 gr. noslers bt. is bad to the bone!
by olskool
Tue Aug 11, 2015 9:36 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: My 81....
Replies: 2
Views: 2220

Re: My 81....

very nice rifle!
by olskool
Thu May 07, 2015 5:58 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Vintage Hunting Picture with a Model 8
Replies: 7
Views: 7112

Re: Vintage Hunting Picture with a Model 8

here is another link from vintage semi auto forum about him. http://vintagesemiautorifle.proboards.c ... rs-model-8
by olskool
Thu May 07, 2015 5:30 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Vintage Hunting Picture with a Model 8
Replies: 7
Views: 7112

Re: Vintage Hunting Picture with a Model 8

i know this is a real late response to Bob at S&S hunt club about the man in the photo, but if you look at this link http://www.quarterbore.net/forums/showthread.php?t=1979 you will can read the story about who i believe to be him and his gun.
by olskool
Mon May 04, 2015 5:11 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: 141 transition
Replies: 9
Views: 7984

Re: 141 transition

i like to help anyone i can because a people have helped me over the years. it's probably been 5 years ago when i got a few hundred pieces of 30 rem. brass from reeds ammo on line. i neck them up or down depending on 25-30- or 32 application.
by olskool
Sun Apr 19, 2015 2:48 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: .25 Remington Model 8
Replies: 12
Views: 5267

Re: .25 Remington Model 8

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/IMG_3524_zps78fb3a9d.jpg the other side. i walked into a gun shop about 2 years ago and was looking at the used guns and thought, i wish i could find a model 8 in here. i turned around and it was in my face! 350.00+tax it is the most accurate one i...
by olskool
Sun Apr 19, 2015 2:43 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: .25 Remington Model 8
Replies: 12
Views: 5267

Re: .25 Remington Model 8

Imagethis gives me a chance to show off mine! 1908
by olskool
Sun Apr 19, 2015 2:38 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Ever dreamed about a Model 81?
Replies: 11
Views: 5139

Re: Ever dreamed about a Model 81?

i never buy a gun for myself! i always buy one for my wife, and when she says she don't want it.....well :mrgreen:
by olskool
Sun Apr 19, 2015 2:33 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Surprise
Replies: 5
Views: 3572

Re: Surprise

looks like woody the woodpecker got a hold of it! :shock: :shock:
by olskool
Tue Mar 31, 2015 5:17 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: Rem. 14 1/2 Rifle
Replies: 13
Views: 6177

Re: Rem. 14 1/2 Rifle

i wish i had the one i let go in the pawn shop now....
by olskool
Sun Mar 29, 2015 5:47 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: Rem. 14 1/2 Rifle
Replies: 13
Views: 6177

Re: Rem. 14 1/2 Rifle

man that's a nice one. i let one go in a pawn shop, they thought way to much of it for me...
by olskool
Thu Mar 26, 2015 2:55 pm
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: 141 transition
Replies: 9
Views: 7984

Re: 141 transition

i just spoke to mel doyle on the phone, i have another projecting cooking with a marlin 444 mel dose great work and is so reasonable on his prices.
by olskool
Thu Mar 26, 2015 5:34 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: 141 transition
Replies: 9
Views: 7984

Re: 141 transition

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/IMG_3765_zpsfbba270a.jpg sorry for all the separate photos. when i got this gun out of a pawn shop a year ago it was in the white with no blue left and no finish on the wood. i know a lot of people say DO NOT RESTORE! i say when a gun is in that sh...
by olskool
Thu Mar 26, 2015 5:23 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: 141 transition
Replies: 9
Views: 7984

Re: 141 transition

Imageit dose not have game master on the receiver.
by olskool
Thu Mar 26, 2015 5:21 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: 141 transition
Replies: 9
Views: 7984

Re: 141 transition

Image
by olskool
Thu Mar 26, 2015 5:20 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: 141 transition
Replies: 9
Views: 7984

141 transition

Imagei don't think i showed this one before. it is a rare 1935 141 transition model with factory 22in model 14 barrel. in 30 rem.
by olskool
Mon Feb 09, 2015 4:35 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Thinking about my Model 8.
Replies: 13
Views: 6311

Re: Thinking about my Model 8.

i do think about where all my old guns have been. and how many deer they have killed. i have a smith wesson HE 32-20 made in 08 that's 1908 model 8 35 made in 33, a 25 made in 08 also and a 32 model 8 made in 1927, that 32 i know i got it from a lady in cal. that said her daddy they called bobo hunt...
by olskool
Mon Feb 09, 2015 4:15 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Got the 1906!
Replies: 8
Views: 3769

Re: Got the 1906!

i was born a reloader! well almost, i started in 1967 when i was 10 and never looked back. glad you got the 1906. the closest i have is a 1908 25 cal. it is my most accurate one. what cal. is yours?
by olskool
Sun Jan 25, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: 32 rem kill
Replies: 3
Views: 2730

32 rem kill

Image here is a small spike i killed 2013 with my 32 rem. made in 1927 i used a 170gr. speer sp with imr4895
by olskool
Sun Jan 25, 2015 9:00 am
Forum: Just Hunting
Topic: 25 rem. kill
Replies: 2
Views: 2635

25 rem. kill

Image here is a coon i shot 2014 wile deer hunting with my 25 rem. made 1908 shot him with 85gr. nosler bt the other side of his head is gone! i have 32 a 30 and 35 and the 25 is the most accurate. i can shoot better than i.
by olskool
Thu Jan 15, 2015 5:00 am
Forum: Other Remingtons'
Topic: MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED
Replies: 15
Views: 8015

Re: MODEL 14 PROJECT FINISHED

i am replying to Adam, i know the question was asked a wile back, sorry it has took so long to answer. i cut a dovetail in the barrel for the sight.
by olskool
Sun Jan 11, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: .32 Rem rimless rifle owners - share your stories!
Replies: 5
Views: 1992

Re: .32 Rem rimless rifle owners - share your stories!

i had known what the model 8/81 were most of my life but had never seen one in person. they were not popular in SC a few years ago when GB came along i just had to have one. i am a young 57 year old that has been handloading from the time i was 10 years old. i like obsolete and odd calibers so i bou...
by olskool
Sun Jan 11, 2015 3:29 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: model 8 #106
Replies: 12
Views: 5415

Re: model 8 #106

nice!
by olskool
Sun Jan 11, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: Newest lady in the stable
Replies: 5
Views: 2753

Re: Newest lady in the stable

very nice!
by olskool
Sun Jan 11, 2015 3:23 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: bullet profile HELP!
Replies: 5
Views: 2260

Re: bullet profile HELP!

update, problem solved. i went to my loading room and trimmed the brass a little mare and that did the trick. i can still see where the lead engages into the lands but not enough to cause any resistance when the bolt is pulled back to extract the round. it shoots perfectly to. thanks for the help.
by olskool
Sat Jan 10, 2015 5:07 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: bullet profile HELP!
Replies: 5
Views: 2260

Re: bullet profile HELP!

thanks norm, you can see the rifling marks on the cast and jackets. the problem is the bullet profile. that is a thought on reducing the size of front of the driving band of the cast bullet. i use a star lube sizer that pushes the bullet through from the rear, i don't know how to reduce just the fro...
by olskool
Sat Jan 10, 2015 3:41 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: bullet profile HELP!
Replies: 5
Views: 2260

Re: bullet profile HELP!

rodger i tried that it didn't help.
by olskool
Sat Jan 10, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: bullet profile HELP!
Replies: 5
Views: 2260

bullet profile HELP!

i have been fighting bullet profile in my 35 mod. 8 for a wile. i like cast so i got a rcbs 180gr. flat nose for a 35 lever gun. the bullet profile is shaped so that the the bullet engages into the rifling and you cant pull the bolt open. so i got another mold, a lyman 208gr round nose. it dose the ...
by olskool
Wed Jun 18, 2014 11:52 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: What is it like to be afield with a Model 8?
Replies: 4
Views: 2236

Re: What is it like to be afield with a Model 8?

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd445/olskool1/DSCF1136.jpg it's a lot of fun! i posted this photo before. i killed this deer chasing a doe. it is a 32 rem. made in 27 i bought it from a woman in cal. that said iy was here daddys gun, they called him bobo and he hunted with it in napa vally, a ...
by olskool
Sat Apr 26, 2014 6:46 am
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: A Model 81 "Rigged for Pig"
Replies: 12
Views: 7891

Re: A Model 81 "Rigged for Pig"

don't go back, stay where the fun is!
by olskool
Mon Apr 21, 2014 5:25 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Shot my Model 8 today-shot heard across the US
Replies: 4
Views: 2670

Re: Shot my Model 8 today-shot heard across the US

that's great, i hope yall keep up the fight. remember you have not lost until you stop fighting.
by olskool
Sat Apr 05, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 35 Rem Stripper Clip Alternative
Replies: 13
Views: 5455

Re: Model 8 35 Rem Stripper Clip Alternative

ImageImage i get all mine right here :D
by olskool
Wed Dec 04, 2013 1:23 pm
Forum: Hunting with the 8 / 81
Topic: Vintage Hunting Picture with a Model 8
Replies: 7
Views: 7112

Re: Vintage Hunting Picture with a Model 8

what would be cool is to see it in color. i think i know who this man was, if it is who i am thinking of. i saw a story on the net told from his grandson. the man with the guns name was martin. he was born in another country, if it is the same man. his model 8 was a 25 cal. if i can find the story i...
by olskool
Mon Dec 02, 2013 5:09 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: rare barrel jacket marking-rem. m-8
Replies: 14
Views: 5033

Re: rare barrel jacket marking-rem. m-8

i think i have one marked like this also, i will look at it this evening when i get home. it is marked with the 25-36 cal.