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Robbins Patent Vernier Sights 
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Joined: Tue May 01, 2012 1:16 pm
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Post Robbins Patent Vernier Sights
In Roy Marcot's book, Remington Rolling Block Rifles, Carbines, & Shotguns SPORTING & TARGET RIFLES, on page 174 there is a Remington No 1 Creedmoor Long Range Rifle pictured with a Robbins Patent Vernier Tang Sight.

On pages 190-191 there is a Remington No 1 Short Range Rifle pictured with a Robbins Patent Mid-Range Vernier Tang Sight.

I am looking for any information regarding these Robbins Vernier sights.

Were they used on rifles other than Remington?

Were they offered by Remington, or are they an aftermarket add-on? The base on the sights pictured look like it is made for a Remington rifle.

Any information on these Robbins sights, such as where I might find a copy of the original Robbins Patent would be much appreciated.

Thank you for your consideration.


Wed May 02, 2012 8:46 pm

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Post Re: Robbins Patent Vernier Sights
For those interested, the answers for this post were covered by the duplicate questions on the ASSRA forum ... ... 750366/6#6


Sat May 26, 2012 6:48 am
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