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by SilverStetson
Sat Feb 24, 2024 8:13 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Model 8 Rear sight
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Re: Model 8 Rear sight

Hibby83 thank you for the information, learned something new , micro adjust screw, didn’t know what that was for, now I do. I’ll keep looking now that I know what I’m looking for. There was a sight on eBay, complete, screws and elevator, spendy. I’ll try to post some pictures of the 30 Rem and my 35...
by SilverStetson
Sat Feb 24, 2024 3:01 pm
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Model 8 Rear sight
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Model 8 Rear sight

I have a model 8 , 30 Rem produced in 1929 (X). Has a Marbles peep sight. I would like to find an original rear sight, my question is I see different styles of sights, some have a small screw on the sight, some don’t , some have a patient date, some don’t. Did Remington make factory sights or where ...
by SilverStetson
Fri Feb 23, 2024 10:45 am
Forum: Welcome Wagon
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 1
Views: 214

Hello all

Im glad i stumbled across The great Model 8 site and was able to join. Back in the late 60’s early 70,s my dad was a Winchester mod 70 guy, who wasn’t. He found a Remington 721 in 300 HH, he had the mod 70 in 300 HH, he was doing hand loading at the time, so he did some experimenting between the two...