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by uhjohnson
Thu Sep 23, 2010 8:00 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: where were you between 7:09 and 7:23 on 9/21
Replies: 1
Views: 1253

where were you between 7:09 and 7:23 on 9/21

14 minutes!!! sometimes it luck. i notice it doesn't have a detachable magazine and i now know what the factory installed eylets look like. nice 81 Police Gun http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =191960118
by uhjohnson
Mon Sep 20, 2010 6:45 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: 81 with tang peep sight, and marbles rear and front
Replies: 5
Views: 2272

81 with tang peep sight, and marbles rear and front

i am looking to buy an 81 with an R-6 peep and a marbles front and rear sight. would marbles be sights that came from the factory

thanks
by uhjohnson
Fri Sep 17, 2010 2:41 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: model 8 on GB??
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

Re: model 8 on GB??

is there suppose to be another serial number just in front of the receive on the barrel collar and at the distance the photo was taken, it appears the forearm tip has been worked on
by uhjohnson
Thu Sep 16, 2010 9:46 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: model 8 on GB??
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

model 8 on GB??

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewItem.aspx?Item=190923603. i have only been into the 8/81's for three weeks now. i got my first 81 on auction arms and paid a little too much for it, granted it is nice, now i want an 8 and see this one now, it looks good for 102 years old, judging from the poor p...
by uhjohnson
Tue Sep 14, 2010 7:22 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: cast handloads for an 81
Replies: 1
Views: 1203

cast handloads for an 81

i have 100 rounds of cast bullets .35 (brinell 15) in both 194 and 213 grains and have 10 pounds of IMR 4895 not H 4895 . i found this load in a handloaders magazine for a 200 grain round nose (i suspect this is for a jacketed bullet). they only show MAX 36.5gr. @2050. can i use 10 percent less safe...
by uhjohnson
Tue Sep 14, 2010 6:22 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: BLUING
Replies: 5
Views: 2722

Re: BLUING

thanks
joe
by uhjohnson
Sun Sep 05, 2010 12:25 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: BLUING
Replies: 5
Views: 2722

Re: BLUING

how can someone tell the difference

thanks
joe
by uhjohnson
Sat Sep 04, 2010 11:48 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: what to check before i shoot my newused 81
Replies: 0
Views: 1046

what to check before i shoot my newused 81

i will check the all screws, feed/ejection and recoil buffer if there is one. anything else
by uhjohnson
Fri Sep 03, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: are these screws correct
Replies: 1
Views: 1200

are these screws correct

http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewItem.aspx?Item=184997340 i have three questions. the seventh photo of this auction shows the three screws on the side of the receiver, the two screws towards the front do not look right because the area around the outside looks darker than the rest of the receive...
by uhjohnson
Fri Sep 03, 2010 4:00 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: what is the best book on the 8/81
Replies: 2
Views: 1410

what is the best book on the 8/81

i am looking for a good reference book on the 8/81. i need more 8/81's and need to be more knowledgeable before the next purchase


thanks
joe
by uhjohnson
Thu Sep 02, 2010 9:56 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Grades of 81
Replies: 1
Views: 1227

Grades of 81

how does one distinguish between the grade A and B 81 they have? is the gun stamped? i see the difference in the higher grades
D,E,F
thanks
by uhjohnson
Tue Aug 31, 2010 5:12 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: is this a fair price for an 81?
Replies: 6
Views: 2592

Re: is this a fair price for an 81?

i thought the stampings may have been rebuild marks

thanks
by uhjohnson
Mon Aug 30, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: is this a fair price for an 81?
Replies: 6
Views: 2592

Re: is this a fair price for an 81?

what are the stampings on the bottom of the receiver just in front of the magazine

thanks
joe
by uhjohnson
Sun Aug 29, 2010 6:45 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: is this a fair price for an 81?
Replies: 6
Views: 2592

is this a fair price for an 81?

this auction just ended and i was wondering if it went for a fair price for a shooter. http://www.auctionarms.com/search/displayitem.cfm?ItemNum=9864619. i am new to this sight and new to the 8/81's. first thing wrong with the gun is the swivels added and it appears the stock is refinished (i don't ...