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by Packmule
Tue May 28, 2013 7:15 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: The only Stith mdl 8 carbine!
Replies: 5
Views: 2158

Re: The only Stith mdl 8 carbine!

sorry don't know what I was thinking' here y'all go
full body shot of the stith Model 8 carbine....................

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by Packmule
Tue May 28, 2013 5:25 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: stith mount on GB
Replies: 2
Views: 1416

Re: stith mount on GB

back up longer auction, I know some needs this lots of five-holer' model 8's and 81's out there
http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =344556964
by Packmule
Tue May 28, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: The only Stith mdl 8 carbine!
Replies: 5
Views: 2158

The only Stith mdl 8 carbine!

Finally after 4 years looking I have my complete 1907 circa model 8 carbine fully outfitted with a stith mount and a very rare El Paso, Tx k4 weaver with the range finding crosshairs.......can't wait till I can take her out and knock something down . http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y161/HOGCHASER/...
by Packmule
Sun May 19, 2013 5:39 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: some stuff on ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 1103

some stuff on ebay

listed some model 8 theme stuff on flebay
http://www.ebay.com/itm/171043631606?ss ... 1555.l2649
by Packmule
Tue Apr 16, 2013 6:41 am
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Will the sickeness end?........... ugh
Replies: 12
Views: 4461

Re: Will the sickeness end?........... ugh

very nice packmule, but i know you don't have time to shoot all those spring poles, so send some to me here in sc and i will put them to good use on hogs, and deer and such. Oh they get shot enough , and I have 9k acres to hunt pigs on and three kids to help shoot them ,.....lol, but would gladly c...
by Packmule
Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:46 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Will the sickeness end?........... ugh
Replies: 12
Views: 4461

Re: Will the sickeness end?........... ugh

Yep, it turned out to be 85%ish to 90%ish. Still a great deal with all the ammo. Just now getting around to getting some pics will take more when I have time. first one I made look old http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y161/HOGCHASER/Remington%20eights/95142fe2-a08f-4011-8efb-dab469c74004_zps673f0ce...
by Packmule
Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:13 pm
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: my latest project
Replies: 12
Views: 4080

Re: my latest project

Very nice!
by Packmule
Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:11 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 Cutaway
Replies: 3
Views: 1666

Model 8 Cutaway

Not sure how I misssed this one but would be cool to find a basket case Model 8 and make one of these for display. http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y161/HOGCHASER/Remington%20eights/rem-cut_zps247cc4f1.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y161/HOGCHASER/Remington%20eights/rem-cut2_zpsc91c9aad.jpg
by Packmule
Mon Apr 08, 2013 12:53 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: FN 1900 on GB
Replies: 1
Views: 1156

FN 1900 on GB

by Packmule
Mon Apr 08, 2013 12:52 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Mables folding sight
Replies: 3
Views: 1631

Re: Mables folding sight

pm sent
by Packmule
Mon Apr 08, 2013 11:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: ebay steal!
Replies: 2
Views: 1528

ebay steal!

Not sure how people missed this one but I didn't
was prepared to spend $150 but didn't have to.
Now I will have the only scoped carbine .......
:mrgreen:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dl ... OC:US:3160
by Packmule
Sat Apr 06, 2013 5:34 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Mables folding sight
Replies: 3
Views: 1631

Re: Mables folding sight

listed another on ebay
by Packmule
Wed Mar 20, 2013 7:29 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Just Joined... and pleased I did!
Replies: 7
Views: 2529

Re: Just Joined... and pleased I did!

Howdy! and Welcome from Texas
glad ya found us.
And glad to have a Mainer
love it up your way and hope to get back someday up there for bear again.
Enjoy the site and good luck in your search for a Model 81
should be tons up there <>Pack
by Packmule
Fri Mar 15, 2013 6:28 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Lyman 2a AT tang sight
Replies: 1
Views: 1094

Lyman 2a AT tang sight

Posted one of my last extra Lyman's
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 1006873053
by Packmule
Fri Mar 15, 2013 3:22 pm
Forum: Q & A about the 8/81
Topic: willams side mounts
Replies: 0
Views: 1969

willams side mounts

anyone out there have any idea what if any modern scope will make that long stretch across between the inside of the rings?Thanks in advance mesurements are roughly 4.5" inside ring to inside ring
by Packmule
Fri Mar 15, 2013 3:15 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Will the sickeness end?........... ugh
Replies: 12
Views: 4461

Re: Will the sickeness end?........... ugh

ya I guess no 99 this spring, and thanks to Roger and Cam for the extra 4 eyeballs on this one, I think if its as good as I think it is.....I got a $1000+ late mdl 81 for $400-$450 we'll see fingers crossed and M.O. in the mail, now the waiting .........
by Packmule
Thu Mar 14, 2013 6:29 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: Will the sickeness end?........... ugh
Replies: 12
Views: 4461

Will the sickeness end?........... ugh

well I just bought
http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =332422104
I hope its as good as it looks if not I got tons of ammo, the sickeness
is alive and well......ugh
by Packmule
Wed Mar 13, 2013 8:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: New to me Webely
Replies: 6
Views: 2843

Re: New to me Webely

thats awesome Cam !
by Packmule
Tue Mar 12, 2013 3:57 pm
Forum: History of the 8 /81
Topic: Couple of cool old hunting pics from a book
Replies: 5
Views: 3280

Re: Couple of cool old hunting pics from a book

nice pics , and to go with Briggs engraved 8F grade .32 caliber rifle is same one shown in close-up on page 104 of Henwood's book. Note the unusual folding cocking knob. yep that looks like it but man she was a actress thought she would have looked more like Gretta Garbo..... and I love the Rabbit o...
by Packmule
Tue Mar 12, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: New to me Webely
Replies: 6
Views: 2843

New to me Webely

Just want to share what followed me home today.... A 1915 maked Webely in 45acp still a great shooter and just a cool classic adventuring pistol...... http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y161/HOGCHASER/mis/webly378_zps961bd9dc.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y161/HOGCHASER/mis/webly381_zps941a1b9...
by Packmule
Fri Mar 08, 2013 8:09 pm
Forum: Wanted to buy
Topic: WTB -99 Savage
Replies: 1
Views: 1317

WTB -99 Savage

ya I know Not a 8/81 , but I am looking for a collector grade/sometime shooter 99 savage
let me know what ya got email me direct please
money in hand for the right one thanks RJ
remington81@sbcglobal.net
by Packmule
Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: Pics of your 8/81's
Topic: The 8/81 CARBINE picture thread!!
Replies: 6
Views: 7848

Re: The 8/81 CARBINE picture thread!!

Love them shorties! I take mine everytime I go hunting. Hopefully this spring, I will get a hog or two with mine.
We need some sort of dispatched critter in a picture with one of these......making it my spring mission to do so...
Happy Shooting all
by Packmule
Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:21 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 carbine and red deer hind
Replies: 6
Views: 2201

Re: Model 8 carbine and red deer hind

The hunt was down by Dublin, Texas and I didn't get it done with the 8. I tried most of the day to get close enough but never did. Did get one but with a more modern gun with a scope. Please don't shame out too bad....... http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y161/HOGCHASER/2013%20Hunt/Hunting054_zps3a04...
by Packmule
Fri Feb 22, 2013 12:53 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Model 8 carbine and red deer hind
Replies: 6
Views: 2201

Model 8 carbine and red deer hind

Headed out it just a few for a red deer Hind , taking teh Model 8 carbine and hoping to get close enough for a shot. Will give full review Sunday when I get back. I think it will be the first critter dispatched with one of Pete's carbine conversions..........so fingers crossed Have a good weekend a...
by Packmule
Tue Feb 19, 2013 11:23 am
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: Mables folding sight
Replies: 3
Views: 1631

Mables folding sight

listed this on fleabay found one I more
http://www.ebay.com/itm/171018887972?ss ... 1555.l2649
by Packmule
Wed Jan 23, 2013 9:55 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: water buffalo with a 8?
Replies: 11
Views: 3541

Re: water buffalo with a 8?

Sent ya a pm on the buffalo<>RJ
by Packmule
Wed Jan 23, 2013 8:29 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: water buffalo with a 8?
Replies: 11
Views: 3541

Re: water buffalo with a 8?

yep still member and the founder of this site. Didn't get around to hunting the buffalo this fall due to having bell's Plasey for 6mo. I am going for red stag hinds and spikes in Feb and will have a model 8 in tow. Happy shooting all<>RJ
by Packmule
Fri Jun 22, 2012 7:38 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: New owner of a 8
Replies: 2
Views: 1229

Re: New owner of a 8

Welcome to the fourm , lots of good people here hope you enjoy and enjoy your new Model 8
make sure to post pics when you can .
Happy Shooting
Regards,
RMJ
by Packmule
Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:59 am
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: water buffalo with a 8?
Replies: 11
Views: 3541

Re: water buffalo with a 8?

Yes Corey they are in Texas and no they are no cream puffs lol they are very aggressive and very tough. They are the asian water buffalo and I am going to try it with a 35 rem my carbine Or my newer carbine in 300 savage I think and have a back up gun at the hand will be Sept before I go and will ke...
by Packmule
Tue Jun 19, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: water buffalo with a 8?
Replies: 11
Views: 3541

water buffalo with a 8?

I will be hunting Water buffalo this fall , and was wanting y'alls input on doing it with a Model 8. Do you think the 35 rem or the 300 savage has enough to get it done? just wanting y'all thoughts thanks in advance and heres a photo for a refference about 1200# on the hoof http://i5.photobucket.com...
by Packmule
Tue Jun 19, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Conversion Time Again
Replies: 12
Views: 5024

Re: Conversion Time Again

Very nice Jack! Very nice indeed!
by Packmule
Tue Jun 19, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Barn Find
Replies: 5
Views: 2348

Re: Barn Find

Welcome to the Model 8 mad house! What a great find and a steal of a deal.
If you have any questions about our rifle just ask lots of model 8 guys here
willing to help and welcome again.
Happy Shooting,
RMJ
by Packmule
Sun Jun 17, 2012 12:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Happy Fathers day all
Replies: 0
Views: 1021

Happy Fathers day all

Happy babys daddy day all hope it was a good one......
by Packmule
Thu Jun 14, 2012 1:07 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Unusual Remington model 8
Replies: 6
Views: 2704

Re: Unusual Remington model 8

don't know much about the rifle you posted but will let you know that since Texas has passed the sliencer law here in Texas I am working on putting one on a model 8 will
give more details as I go along. Regards RMJ
by Packmule
Sat May 19, 2012 1:51 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade
Topic: F grade on GB
Replies: 3
Views: 1539

F grade on GB

Make sure to watch this one .......
http://www.gunbroker.com/Auction/ViewIt ... =287187089
by Packmule
Fri May 18, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The things you find.......
Replies: 3
Views: 1790

Re: The things you find.......

I am glad y'all enjoyed the story, and I did get it valued and it would be close to buying a "D" Model 8 a year or so ago ,or a mint Kriger conversion today lol.
by Packmule
Thu May 17, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The things you find.......
Replies: 3
Views: 1790

The things you find.......

Well had to share this story with someone...... So I have been helping a friend sell a few guns the past few months and have sold a few. I went the other day to get a check from him for a Parker shotgun, I had sold and asked if he had anything else for me to sell. He said ya give me a second, so he...
by Packmule
Tue May 15, 2012 2:10 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Gonna thin the herd ....
Replies: 19
Views: 5021

Re: Gonna thin the herd ....

well Dennis would lower my grading for a decent pistol gripped model 8 never had one
always wanted one. If you have one in at least 80 % u want to sell let me know thanks RJ
by Packmule
Tue May 15, 2012 1:42 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: lets see your 8s
Replies: 5
Views: 1630

Re: lets see your 8s

the carbine shoots the best and is the cats meow....... lol
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by Packmule
Tue May 15, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: THE GREAT MODEL 8 WITH IRON WHEELS
Replies: 7
Views: 3415

Re: THE GREAT MODEL 8 WITH IRON WHEELS

Well I just happen to have a iron wagon wheel. I found this on a side of a good size hill about 9 yrs ago while surveying. I dug it out of the ground and carried it about 2 miles back to the truck in the middle of our 100 degree plus summers.......don't know what I was thinking lol..... but does ma...
by Packmule
Mon May 14, 2012 3:10 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: Gonna thin the herd ....
Replies: 19
Views: 5021

Re: Gonna thin the herd ....

hey Dennis if any are still for sale send me a list looking for couple thx RJ
by Packmule
Mon May 14, 2012 3:03 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: lets see your 8s
Replies: 5
Views: 1630

Re: lets see your 8s

yes it is.
by Packmule
Mon May 14, 2012 12:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Happy Birthday IMFUNCITY!
Replies: 7
Views: 2358

Re: Happy Birthday IMFUNCITY!

Happy BDAY
by Packmule
Mon May 14, 2012 12:45 pm
Forum: The Great Model 8
Topic: lets see your 8s
Replies: 5
Views: 1630

Re: lets see your 8s

heres my 1907 carbine and a few others I have had
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and my most recent
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by Packmule
Sun May 13, 2012 2:33 pm
Forum: Wanted to buy
Topic: WTB - Model 8/81's yes again .......
Replies: 4
Views: 2181

WTB - Model 8/81's yes again .......

ok looking once again for a few model 8/81's if you have some for sale let me know only looking for 90% or better examples
no holes no pads just pure untouched rifles looking for all calibers thanks -RJ.
also looking for a Stith mount still thanks in advance
by Packmule
Sat May 05, 2012 3:48 pm
Forum: The Great Model 81 'Woodsmaster'
Topic: look what followed me home
Replies: 4
Views: 2120

look what followed me home

went to a gun show today in Ft.Worth, saw 4 model 8/81's and this one followed me home a 1949 Model 81 in 300 savage in about 90% before you subtract the bubba from it......lol drilled and tapped and the ever so classic driver lic# fancy engraving ......but still a great deal at $400 and will make a...
by Packmule
Mon Apr 02, 2012 3:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: PHOTOS OF ALL GREAT MODEL 8 MEMBERS
Replies: 26
Views: 9835

Re: PHOTOS OF ALL GREAT MODEL 8 MEMBERS

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by Packmule
Mon Apr 02, 2012 3:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Yet another gun from the mind of John Browning
Replies: 0
Views: 1085

Yet another gun from the mind of John Browning

Just picked this one up today a circa 1920 type III , 1903 Colt in 32 auto.........gotta love them Browning guns.
This one is old enough to have seen the hay day of the roaring 20's

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by Packmule
Sun Mar 25, 2012 5:23 pm
Forum: Wanted to buy
Topic: WTB Model 8/81's
Replies: 3
Views: 1372

Re: WTB Model 8/81's

found some thx all