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Old January 26, 2010, 05:25 PM   #1
tony57190
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ithaca model 37 ser# 44285

can anybody help with manufacture date of this shotgun?
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Old January 26, 2010, 07:02 PM   #2
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1941, if it's a standard model, according to the reference below.

http://www.diamondgunsmithing.com/page46/page46.html
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Old January 26, 2010, 10:21 PM   #3
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Check the barrel bottom,,,,

about the 5 o'clock position.
There should be a SN on it that MATCHES the receiver rigth front face SN.

IF not have the headspace checked, as the pre-855,000 shotguns the barrels were individually mated to receiver.
Post-855,000 all barrels (in gauge) interchanged.
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