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. Remington dates of manufacture for remington guns made 1921-1972 only we have no data for remingtons made at other times a two or three letter code on the left side of the barrel identifies the month and year of manufacture.
Remington 721 registered users do not see the above ad the stock was broken years ago and replaced about 2 years ago, the barrel was taken very good care of and was reblued about 2 years ago as well. Remington society a organization dedicated to the study of remington firearms 238xx 721 30-06 no date marks, see page 17 239xx 721 30-06 r ss 11/47 (page 15) my solution once was to fit a remington classic stock to a 725 30-06 it took several hours of painstaking work to cut and fit matching wood pieces to the safety area. Join date dec 1969 location roswell, new mexico posts 744 a 721 in 30-06 was my first centerfire rifle in 1959 sorry that i no longer have it anyone know much about the remington 721 mine, above, was one of the replies i'd like to speak generally about a 'big picture' aspect of the 721/722 series.
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The model 721 and model 722 along with the later model 725 variant are bolt-action sporting rifles manufactured by remington arms from 1948 until 1961 the 721/722 replaced the short lived model 720the model 721/722 is considered to be one of the first modern, economically produced sporting rifles whose design largely continued with the subsequent and highly successful model 700.
If you own a remington model 721 or 722 rifle: all remington model 721 and 722 rifles were manufactured with a bolt-lock mechanism these models were discontinued in 1961 if you participate in the safety modification program, your firearm will be cleaned and inspected for proper functioning, by a qualified gunsmith. Remington 721 722 725 serial numbers moderators: ripjack13, john a 2 posts • page 1 of 1 rem725 rem725's profile 494xx 721-270 e tt/x tt 1948 (two date stamps-probably got worked on twice10/48 and 12/48) return to discontinued remington models. You can not date the gun by the serial number there is a one or 2 digit code stamped on the left side of the barrel right next ti where it joins the.