Is the Remington Model 12 a sub model?
Originally this model was designated “The New 22 Repeater” and did not have an actual model number assigned. Most people simply refer to this gun as the model 12, and do not add the sub model letter suffix code, which basically designates the barrel length and caliber variations.
What kind of magazine does a Remington 12C have?
(12CS) is 22 Remington Special 24″ octagon barrel, has (2) magazine bands. Usually had a straight grip buttstock. Ejector Spring (#36) is a flat “Vee” screwed into the upper TG from the rear.
Are there any variations on the Remington 22 RF retainer?
Cartridge Retainer (#91) is basically the same (2 1/4″) configuration as the early 22 RF (#57) except it is made of 2 parts riveted together, one being thinner sheet steel with “wings” protruding slightly on both sides AND IS UNOBTAINABLE ANYMORE Forearm Screws again have more 2 variations.
Is the Remington Model 12 the same as the Winchester 22 WRF?
Model 12, 22 Remington Special (same cartridge as the “Winchester” 22 WRF and slightly shorter but less power than the 22 Win Magnum RF) All the above 22 RF changes apply to the 22 Special guns, except for the following. Barrel bore diameter is larger by about .002
What kind of stock does a Remington 12C have?
There are six Model Configurations in the Remington Model 12 Series, with several variations within the 12C model. The standard Model 12 rifle was a pump action .22 and had a walnut stock, with either a shotgun-type or crescent buttplate.
How can I tell what model of Remington rifle I have?
Use the following Key to determine which of the 6 models of gun you have. Start at “a” and then select one of the “a” choices. Follow the STEPS through the key to determine your rifle type. Then confirm with the overall descriptions and variations. These guns were very popular and some have gone through many hands.
How big is the barrel on a Remington 12A?
In the Model 12 Remington, you can measure from the top of the receiver from where the bolt opening ends, to the barrel tip, to get an accurate overall barrel length. As an example, in the 12A, which has a 20″ barrel, the measurement from the barrel tip to the receiver front is only 19 1/4 “.