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Old November 29, 2001, 04:30 PM   #1
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Winchester model 12 12ga tube mag

I have a win.model 12 1936 patent nickle steel...a lovely shotgun handed down from grandfather/ screwed it up by putting on bars of a 3 wheeler going through fire trails bird hunting. I put 1 dent in tube mag. that will not allow shells to move past that point. I have tried everything to push dent back out without luck..I am now intent on replacing entire tube mag. spring/plug....where is the best place to search...I may not ever shoot this shotgun again but I'd like it to be in working order..thanks much if you can help
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Old November 29, 2001, 07:24 PM   #2
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A gunsmith could get the dent out. Also Brownells sells a tool to get dents out of a barrel, and I am sure it would work for the mag tube.
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Old November 29, 2001, 08:18 PM   #3
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Fixing that one is going to be both easier and cheaper than a new mag assembly,James. Any decent smith can do same.
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