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Model 8 25 Rem

Post by ctgodog » Fri Jun 01, 2012 10:49 am

Am I missing something about this rifle? Are the 25 Rem's really rare or something? Receiver bluing is almost gone, and the wood is very scarred up..... ... =287267333

Can someone enlighten me?

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Re: Model 8 25 Rem

Post by 81police » Fri Jun 01, 2012 11:41 am

author John Henwood estimated that only 3% of all Model 8's were mfg. in 25Rem (p.161). This figure was probably composed from his own personal research because I don't know of any factory records indicating production by caliber. Nevertheless Model 8's in 25Rem are not common.
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