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Old September 26, 2009, 01:55 PM   #26
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Thanks for the correction, Impala.
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Old September 28, 2009, 12:47 AM   #27
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And who says that stocks for a Browning A5 won't fit on a Remington Model 11. I installed a set of Ramline synthetic stocks on my refinished 1906 Model 11 with very little modification. I'm sure wood stocks would be just as easy.

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Old September 28, 2009, 11:38 AM   #28
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On my Model 11, the RamLine A5 forend slid right on. I would have to bend the lower tang on my shotgun for the buttstock to fit.
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Old September 29, 2009, 01:31 AM   #29
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this is all such great info, guys, got back from work yesterday got to go back on thurs. i will definately get it checked out by a smith. Even one shot of me shooting it once would make my grandmas day then i would be happy to put it up on the wall. im looking forward to the adventure of the tear down!
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Old September 29, 2009, 01:33 AM   #30
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txhillbilly i couldn't see your pics maybe you could post them here? id like to see what you did and how it turned out
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Old September 29, 2009, 02:10 AM   #31
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Re the stock, call Brileys in texas about fixing that one, I found an A5, (same basic gun, different maker_) where they had fixed a broken wrist using epoxy, carbon fiber and some other bits and it was never going to pass as new, it was clearly now safe to shoot and it was a very well done repair, Its not going to be cheap, but its going to work. Its also cool to say, yeah, its still all grampa's gun.
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