When was the first Remington pump action rifle made?
The production period from 1912 through 1935 saw the introduction of several variations of Remington pump rifles, including the Models 14/14A (22-inch barrel, pistol grip stock), 14R (18½-inch barrel, straight stock) and the Model 14½, which sported a 22½-inch tube.
How big does a Remington pump action gun need to be?
You’ll need a set of .30 Remington dies, available from RCBS. Remember, for reliable functioning, the overall length of loaded rounds needs to be about 2.535 inches. Factory loads can be easily duplicated with handloads, and Hornady’s LeveRevolution (LVR) powder from Hodgdon is a real boon for the lever-action reloader.
What kind of bullet does A.30 Remington use?
While the listed bullet diameter of the .30 Remington is .307 inch, modern day .308-inch bullets intended for the .30-30 work just fine. Period literature on the M-141 notes that pointed bullets can be used in the gun because the design of the spiral magazine keeps the point of a bullet from resting on the primer ahead of it.
How big of a case do you need for A.30 Remington?
It’s important to note that you can’t use .30-30 dies to reload the .30 Remington because of different case dimensions. You’ll need a set of .30 Remington dies, available from RCBS. Remember, for reliable functioning, the overall length of loaded rounds needs to be about 2.535 inches.
What does the RW stand for on a Remington Model 12?
The RW is not a date code. it is the symbol that was used during design and development to identify the gun before it was named a Model 12. Later guns do not have the RW. I am not sure when it was dropped, probably when they moved the s/n to the side of the receiver. The letters “RW” stood for Remington Works.
When was the first Remington Model 12 made?
If you have serial #138,414, it was made in 1914. I have just inherited a Model 12 from my father. The serial number is in 793XXX range. Can anyone provide the possible manufacture date? Also I rember my Dad stating he bought the rifle at a pawn shop in the early 60’s for $25.
What kind of gun is a Remington 22?
A .22-caliber slide-action rifle, with 22″ round or octagonal barrel having open sights. Blued, with walnut stock. Manufactured from 1909 to 1936 in styles listed. .22 Short Gallery Model. 24″ octagon barrel. Limited production. .22 Remington Special. Light engraving. Heavily engraved. REMINGTON ARMS COMPANY, INC.
Is the Remington pump 22 rimfire still in use?
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Is the Remington Model 12A a pump action rifle?
The Remington Model 12A was the response from Remington about Winchester’s 1890, pump action .22. A True Classic! .22 Short/Long/Long Rifle …Click for more info