Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
#7087082 - 11/18/12 remington 511 spare magazines?  
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 3,704
humdinger Offline
Campfire Guide
humdinger  Offline
Campfire Guide

Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 3,704
Scott county MN
I'm pondering the purchase of a remington 511 scoremaster bolt action 22 at a pawn shop for $164 and my only hesitation is getting a spare magazine or two for this rifle. Where do you find these and how much?


Other than that, How was the show Mrs. Lincoln?
RV 728 BP
#7087639 - 11/18/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: humdinger]  
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 7,719
mjbgalt Online content
Campfire Outfitter
mjbgalt  Online Content
Campfire Outfitter

Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 7,719
ohio
i have one for mine but my dad bought it for me years ago. maybe try numrich


I put Varget on my cornflakes...

#7087640 - 11/18/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: mjbgalt]  
Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 7,719
mjbgalt Online content
Campfire Outfitter
mjbgalt  Online Content
Campfire Outfitter

Joined: Jan 2008
Posts: 7,719
ohio
fyi that's the number one most accurate .22 i have ever seen.


I put Varget on my cornflakes...

#7089103 - 11/18/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: mjbgalt]  
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 3,704
humdinger Offline
Campfire Guide
humdinger  Offline
Campfire Guide

Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 3,704
Scott county MN
Originally Posted by mjbgalt
fyi that's the number one most accurate .22 i have ever seen.


I have the single shot version of this and know this one will be accurate. The 77/22 may go down the road if this one meets its reputation.


Other than that, How was the show Mrs. Lincoln?
#7090875 - 11/19/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: humdinger]  
Joined: May 2008
Posts: 1,937
DownWind Offline
Campfire Ranger
DownWind  Offline
Campfire Ranger

Joined: May 2008
Posts: 1,937
Illinois
Get 'em here ...

Brownell's


Dave
Sticks and stones may break my bones ... but hollow-points expand on impact.
#7091982 - 11/19/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: DownWind]  
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 2,290
257Deland Online content
Campfire Ranger
257Deland  Online Content
Campfire Ranger

Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 2,290
Middle of a Mess & get'n Worse
Quite a few reproduction 6 rd magazines and a couple of originals on Gunbroker.


I really don't give a damn how you did it "up North".
#7092420 - 11/19/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: 257Deland]  
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 3,704
humdinger Offline
Campfire Guide
humdinger  Offline
Campfire Guide

Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 3,704
Scott county MN
got the rifle and its nice and I'll get some mags if she proves to be a good one. The trigger pull is a bit heavy so a little cleaning and deburring may do wonders.

I saw midway had magazines too.

Maybe the question now is... Any brands or round count (5, 6, 10) to avoid?



Other than that, How was the show Mrs. Lincoln?
#7094186 - 11/20/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: humdinger]  
Joined: Dec 2007
Posts: 5,549
doubletap Offline
Campfire Tracker
doubletap  Offline
Campfire Tracker

Joined: Dec 2007
Posts: 5,549
Atlanta
I have a 513 Matchmaster that takes the same magazine. I bought some of the 6 rd. and some of the 10 rd. mags from Brownells and they all work fine.


He who joyfully marches in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would suffice.

- Albert Einstein
#7095463 - 11/20/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: doubletap]  
Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 2,879
Clarkm Offline
Campfire Guide
Clarkm  Offline
Campfire Guide

Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 2,879
WA rain forest
[Linked Image]

I collect 510 era Remingtons.

I got a 511 with magazine, bought the magazine from Brownells and then made a single shot follower that fits flush with the bottom.

My fingers do not like loading magazines.
The tube is ok.
The single shot is ok


There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self. -Ernest Hemingway

"Most of us are tinkers, some of us tailors" - Brian Eno
#7097596 - 11/21/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: Clarkm]  
Joined: May 2008
Posts: 1,937
DownWind Offline
Campfire Ranger
DownWind  Offline
Campfire Ranger

Joined: May 2008
Posts: 1,937
Illinois
I've got the 512 Sportmaster with tube magazine ... real easy on the fingers and cycles shorts, longs and longrifle. wink


Dave
Sticks and stones may break my bones ... but hollow-points expand on impact.
#7163743 - 12/09/12 Re: remington 511 spare magazines? [Re: Clarkm]  
Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 236
csam Offline
Member
csam  Offline
Member

Joined: Oct 2004
Posts: 236
Alpharetta, GA
Originally Posted by Clarkm
[Linked Image]

I collect 510 era Remingtons.

I got a 511 with magazine, bought the magazine from Brownells and then made a single shot follower that fits flush with the bottom.

My fingers do not like loading magazines.
The tube is ok.
The single shot is ok



How is that for American ingenuity. What are the chances you would consider crankin' out a couple more of those?

I agree with you. I have a 512 and a 511. The 511 shoots better, but I have to load mags. I have a 6 rounder and a ten rounder. The ten rounder won't fit my older rifle's mag catch. So I am stuck loading up that six rounder.


Friend don't let friends use see through sights!

Moderated by  RickBin, SYSOP 

RV 180 2
RV 160 1 2
RV 160 2 2
Who's Online Now
459 registered members (1234, 10ring1, 10gaugemag, 280win, 280shooter, 257Deland, 58 invisible), 1,106 guests, and 361 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
RBCN 160 3









Copyright © 2000-2017 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.066s Queries: 14 (0.002s) Memory: 0.9751 MB (Peak: 1.1831 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-05-28 22:17:49 UTC