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Moderators: Scorpion8 , ripjack13 , John A. Skip to content. Remington Serial number look up Anything and everything related to firearm maintenance, modification, safety and troubleshooting can be posted here. DoubleTap DoubleTap's Profile. Posted: Fri Mar 25, am. Here is some information that you can get from you serial number after Remington's manufactured after have a code located on the left side of the barrel near the frame that identifies the year and month of manufacture. Using these barrel codes to date a shotgun is somewhat unreliable, as shotgun barrels are often interchanged at random.
Also they jockeyed year letters to a new starting point in If you find marks on the underside of the barrel, they will more than likely be fitters or assembly marks, which mean nothing as to dating the firearm.
To find general manufacturing dates it may be best to go to the Blue Book of Gun Values, which does give manufacturing dates of most models. An issue that people need to be aware of, is that many Remington firearms such as the series of shotguns can have their barrels easily changed or replaced.
So, if the barrel is not original to the specific firearm in question the date code may be meaningless. Also if there is a custom or aftermarket barrel installed it will not have these factory codes. Confounding the issue a bit may be the fact that Remington Arms stamps their final inspector stamps and assembly product codes in the immediate area of the date codes. So it may be difficult at times to determine exactly what is what.
With that in mind, and considering a lot of variables. If a specific Remington firearm has a serial number, Remington Customer Service is always the first source which should be checked for date of manufacture as they would be the definitive source.
Remington Barrel Date Code FIREARMS INFORMATION Remington never (*) used serial numbers to identify the date of manufacture of it's firearms, they however stamped a date code (spelled out below) by the first letter meaning the month and the last letter the year of manufacture. Dating a remington - Is the number one destination for online dating with more dates than any other dating or personals site. Find a woman in my area! Free to join to find a man and meet a woman online who is single and looking for you. Join the leader in online dating services and find a date . Jan 12, Using barrel codes (such as those listed above) to date the manufacture are reliable on Remington rifles, as the company rarely changed barrels on a customer's rifle. Using these barrel codes to date a shotgun is somewhat unreliable, as shotgun barrels are often interchanged at random.
There are no publically accessible databases for Remington serial numbers. With the hundreds of different Remington models produced over the past years, it can sometimes be difficult to determine the age of your firearm. Overview Since serial numbers were not required untilyour firearm may not have a serial number.
For models without a serial number, we may be able to determine the age by the letters that are stamped on the barrel.
Nov 04, If I go by the XX, then the rifle was made in Dec. of Only problem is, this is a Remington , and wasn't made until Can anyone verify that I'm missing something, and just an idiot? Or is there some other code I haven't deciphered yet? Thanks in advance. Mar 21, remington dates of manufacture Remington made use of a two or three letter Firearms Identification Code that can be located on the left side of the barrel, just ahead of the frame. The first letter of the code identifes the month, the other letter(s) identify the year. Feb 18, Just like car makers, Remington cobbled up the next years rifles late in the prior year. My bet is yours was made in late November or early December of '67! Check the build date with the letters on the left side of the barrel just ahead of the receiver. They'll likely be an R or X and a P.
If your firearm does have a serial number, if you will call or email us the serial number and model number we can determine the approximate age of your firearm. Contact Remington through their Help Center by e-mail at info remington.
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The serial number begins and ends with the letter "V"; would that help? I'd like to know when it was made, can anyone help? Posted: Fri Apr 12, am. Interesting, my fathers two.
Posts: 1 Joined: Tue Jul 02, pm. Posted: Tue Jul 02, pm. I have been trying to find out what model and when this gun had been made.
The numbers are: m on the reciever. Posts: 3 Joined: Sun Dec 08, pm. Posted: Sun Dec 08, pm. I have a in.
Any help identifying the date would be greatly appreciated. Also, I recently acquired this rifle and do not have any idea of the value. Are these sought after? Goober Goober's Profile. Posts: 2 Joined: Tue Apr 22, pm. Posted: Tue Apr 22, pm.
Description: Moderately priced, bolt action rifle with detachable magazine commonly referred to as "Remington's budget tackdriver". Rem. - - Left Hand - - Left Hand - - ; w/ 18 ?" barrel In changes to the stock .
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Posts: 2 Joined: Wed Feb 03, pm. Posted: Thu Feb 11, am. I need a little help on identifying the year my gun was made.
Posted: Thu Feb 11, pm. Welcome to the Remington Owners Forum redlinealley!! Posts: 1 Joined: Tue Jan 08, pm. Posted: Tue Jan 08, pm. I was trying to get some information on an old bdl rifle my father owns. This matches the "XU" stamp.
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My question is what does the first "U" stamp and the last "C" stamp represent?
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