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by restosteve
Mon Jun 18, 2012 9:12 pm
Forum: RP / Post - 1898
Topic: XP-100 ??
Replies: 7
Views: 3934

Re: XP-100 ??

Very true. He could say anything, now that you mention it. The shop owner was the one who told me. It didn't make sense to me either.....Remington not marking it.
by restosteve
Mon Jun 18, 2012 5:08 pm
Forum: RP / Post - 1898
Topic: XP-100 ??
Replies: 7
Views: 3934

Re: XP-100 ??

Just curious how you know Remington did the rechamber work?? Billy Smith Before the gunshop put it back up for sale they talked to the owner. (It was on sale on consignment) He said he was the one who sent it back to Remington to have it rerchambered. He just didn't tell the gunshop about it when h...
by restosteve
Mon Jun 18, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: RR / Post - 1898
Topic: 721 722 725 dates of mfg
Replies: 252
Views: 142693

Re: 721 722 725 dates of mfg

339xxx would fit nicely right between 3360xx 722 308 E ZZ 10/53 346xxx 721-270 X ZZ 12/53 I bet the letters are E ZZ Thank you for the quik reply. That makes me happy, it's a little older than I thought. I was a little worried about the number "44" stamped on it. I've read that a 4 stamping meant t...
by restosteve
Sun Jun 17, 2012 9:35 pm
Forum: RP / Post - 1898
Topic: XP-100 ??
Replies: 7
Views: 3934

Re: XP-100 ??

When I was young, I had an XP-100. It was a Fajen stocked .221 fireball. Unfortunately, I sold it and swore that someday I'd get another. About two years ago I found and bought one, and the story will give you something to watch out for. I found it at one of my favorite gunshops, looking to be in mi...
by restosteve
Sun Jun 17, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: RR / Post - 1898
Topic: 721 722 725 dates of mfg
Replies: 252
Views: 142693

Re: 721 722 725 dates of mfg

Hi Guys. I found this site while searching for info on a 722 I'm picking up. Any help wouild be very much appreciated. It's a 722 in .222 caliber. It has a dovetail rear sight and is drilled for scope mounts. I'm having a hard time figuring out the date codes. On the left side, close to the recoil l...