Remington firearms dating

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According to the "Blue Book of Gun Values"& ""The Remington Society", the coding continues as follows: Month Codes: [first letter]B - L - A - C - K - P - O - W - D - E - R - X1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12Year:______Code: [second and third (*) letters]1930_______ Y1931_______ Z1932_______ A1933_______ B1934_______ C1935_______ D1936_______ E1937_______ F1938_______ G1939_______ H1940_______ J1941_______ K1942_______ L1943_______ MM (*)1944_______ NN (*)1945_______ PP (*)1946_______ RR (*)1947_______ SS (*)1948_______ TT (*)1949_______ UU (*)1950_______ WW (*)1951_______ XX (*)1952_______ YY (*)1953_______ ZZ1954_______ A1955_______ B1956_______ C1957_______ D1958_______ E1959_______ F1960_______ G1961_______ H1962_______ J1963_______ K1964_______ L1965_______ M1966_______ N1967_______ P1968_______ R1969_______ S1970_______ T1971_______ U1972_______ W1973_______ X1974_______ Y1975_______ Z1976_______ I1977_______ O1978_______ Q1979_______ V1980_______ A1981_______ B1982_______ C1983_______ D1984_______ E1985_______ F1986_______ G1987_______ H1988_______ I1989_______ J1990_______ K1991_______ L1992_______ M1993_______ N1994_______ O1995_______ P1996_______ Q1997_______ R1998_______ S1999_______ T (**)2000_______ U (**)2001_______ V (**)2002_______ W2003_______ X2004_______ Y2005_______ Z2006_______ A2007_______ B2008_______ C2009_______ D2010_______ E2011_______ F2012_______ G2013_______H(*) the years 1943 though 1953 had double letters: ie, MM = 1943(**) On 8/9/99, Remington stopped stamping the barrels with the date code.

The date code was marked only on the end flap of the shipping box.

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which makes it confusing cause i just boughtt his rifle new..

Here is some information that you can get from you serial number after 1921Remington's manufactured after 1921 have a code located on the left side of the barrel near the frame that identifies the year and month of manufacture.

Barrel date codes are here at the Remington Society, along with a good diagram of how to read them. Bye Jack Here's a couple I know about that might come in handy T/C Contenders 24 reference guide, drawings, or is a great firearm link filled with extremely good information, F, love the cross referance link, i had it book marked on my old computor but lost it when i got hit with a virus. more important now it will always be stuck on top here.

looking at my remington 700 .243 tha only marks on the left side of the barrel looks like '' ' x 30 but the x looking mark does not look like a stamped mark but a bad punch mark like the '' ' marks, if this makes any sence, does any one know what these marks mean.

The following letters correspond to the months of the year Month Codes: [first letter]B - L - A - C - K - P - O - W - D - E - R - X1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12Year:---------Code: [second and/or third letters]1930----------Y1931----------Z1932----------A1933----------B1934----------C1935----------D1936----------E1937----------F1938----------G1939----------H1940---------- J1941---------- K1942---------- L1943---------- MMZ1944---------- NN1945---------- PP1946---------- RR1947---------- SS1948---------- TT1949---------- UU1950---------- WW1951---------- XX1952---------- YY1953---------- ZZ1954---------- A1955---------- B1956---------- C1957---------- D1958---------- E1959---------- F1960---------- G1961---------- H1962---------- J1963---------- K1964---------- L1965---------- M1966---------- N1967---------- P1968---------- R1969---------- S1970---------- T1971---------- U1972---------- W1973---------- X1974---------- Y1975---------- Z1976---------- I1977---------- O1978---------- Q1979---------- V1980---------- A1981---------- B1982---------- C1983---------- D1984---------- E1985---------- F1986---------- G1987---------- H1988---------- I1989---------- J1990---------- K1991---------- L1992---------- M1993---------- N1994---------- O1995---------- P1996---------- Q1997---------- R1998---------- S1999---------- T2000---------- U2001---------- W2002---------- XUsing 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.

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