Whats the difference between the Remington Model 760 and the 7600 Gamemaster?
Biggest difference between 760 and 7600 is the mutiple locking lugs, I believe 9, on the bolt of the 760 and 4 locking lugs in the 7600. Made from 1952 to 1981. A pretty impressive production run. 30-06 probably most common.
How accurate is a Remington 760?
I’ve owned Rem 760 in 3006 that I bought used in 1962. It is accurate and totally reliable. I shoot 165 grain bullets and they are very accurate in the gun. It is accurate with everything I’ve put through it from 150 to 220 grain bullets, but I find the 165 grain is my favorite.
Is there such a thing as a pump action rifle?
A pump-action rifle is a rifle where the forend can be moved forward and backward in order to eject a spent round of ammunition and to chamber a new one. Most pump-actions do however have a firing mechanism using a hammer, which leads to a longer lock time than the hammer-less mechanisms found on most bolt rifles.
Will a Remington 7600 stock fit a 760?
The stocks are interchangeable between the 760 and the 7600. the 7600 fore end will mount directly to the action bar the same way as the 760.
What’s a Remington 760 worth?
REMINGTON 760 rifle PRICE AND HISTORICAL VALUE A REMINGTON 760 rifle is currently worth an average price of $704.54 used . The 12 month average price is $744.09 used. The used value of a REMINGTON 760 rifle has risen $86.47 dollars over the past 12 months to a price of $704.54 .
Will a Remington 870 stock fit a 7400?
Registered. 760, 7600, 742 & 7400 stocks will interchange. All 4 of those will interchange with an 870, ONLY if the 870 stock is for a 20 gauge ‘lightweight’ model(post 1977).
When did the Remington Gamemaster 760 come out?
Model 760 : The Remington pump model 760 rifle, called the “Gamemaster” was made with a 22″ barrel, was introduced in 1952 and was discontinued in 1980. It used a detachable 4 shot sheet metal stamped box magazine. This model was initially produced only in 300 Savage, 30-06 and 35 Remington calibers. In 1953 the 270 Win. was added.
How does a Remington Model 760 rifle work?
The Remington Model 760’s bolt locks into an extension of the barrel by means of fourteen interrupted thread-type lugs. The action proved capable of using cartridges whose length and working pressures had before now limited them to bolt-action rifles.
Is the Remington Gamemaster a bolt action rifle?
The action proved capable of using cartridges whose length and working pressures had before now limited them to bolt-action rifles.
What kind of magazine does a Remington Gamemaster use?
Designed by L.R. Crittendon and William Gail Jr., it used a machined-steel receiver, removable box magazine, and rotating bolt with fourteen interrupted thread-type lugs that locked into an extension of the barrel. The latter feature made for a much stronger lockup while allowing the receiver to be lighter.