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Old March 3, 2010, 01:18 PM   #1
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Remington Model 788

My father has a Remington Model 788 in .308 cal he bought new years ago. When I was 12 he had cut the stock down to fit me for hunting. Now that I am full size he would like to use the rifle again but we are having trouble finding a replacement stock. I would also like to find a replacement magazine since we lost the original. Can anyone tell me where I can find these items.

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Old March 3, 2010, 01:23 PM   #2
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Rem 788

I just bought an used clip for my 6mm 788 on Try there
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Old March 3, 2010, 01:32 PM   #3
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If Bob doesn't have it I bet he knows where he can get it.
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Old March 3, 2010, 02:03 PM   #4
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Numrich has mags and a few stocks.

You can also try Jack First
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Old March 4, 2010, 01:07 PM   #5
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Midway also carries replacement parts for the 788
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Old March 4, 2010, 01:45 PM   #6
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Call Boyds Gunstocks(605-996-5011), they carry a semi inletted stock for the 788. Talk to them they are very helpfull.
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Old March 4, 2010, 01:54 PM   #7
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also there have been some nice custom stocks on ebay.
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Old March 4, 2010, 03:30 PM   #8
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There is an outfit making 788 aftermarket mags... just not for .222 and .223!
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I'm going to use the words "clip" and "Long Colt" every chance I get. It grinds my gears to see new members attacked when we all know dang good and well what's being refered to.
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Old March 5, 2010, 12:03 AM   #9
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Geoman458, is that 6mm magazine you bought a factory one? I've never been able to find a 6mm mag for one. You can order one from Remington in any caliber but 6mm. At least that's the way it used to be.
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Old March 5, 2010, 11:31 AM   #10
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Thanks I will check them out
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