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  1. Winchester Model 94AE Big Bore manufacture date and barrel twist rate?

    Big-Bore Lever Guns
    I have a Winchester Model 94AE BB chambered in .444 Marlin I inherited from my grandfather and I am curious when it was made. The serial number is 6435XXX. I think my grandfather changed the wood on it because it has straight grips installed and not the checkered grips I see in other images of...
  2. Remington Fieldmaster 572 serial number problem

    Rimfire Rifles
    I own the above referenced rifle. Have owned it for many years and before that, at an unknown date, my father bought it brand new. I have looked online on how to date the manufacture of the .22 rifle. I've noticed yhat certain letters of BLACKPOWDERX date the month and then the following letter...
  3. serial number help please

    Shotguns, Shotgunning, and Shotshell Reloading
    Nubie here trying to figure out the serial number on my A5 The receiver has 8V 6472, the barrel has 6274. I have a hard time believing they aren't original to each other. Think they just reversed the 2 and 4? Also, I know this is a low number so no records of date? Also, as stated on Brownings...
  4. Need Help Please! Identifying the age of my old Browning Auto-5.

    Shotguns, Shotgunning, and Shotshell Reloading
    I've been looking at all the forums and different websites for my serial number and now I'm even more confused. My grandfather gave me his old Browning auto-5, 20 gauge, "humpback". The numbers "C8732" are on the left side of the gun under the Browning trade mark. There are no serial numbers on...