Remington Model 34

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Remington Model 34
Remington Model 34 rifle
TypeRifle
Place of originUnited States
Production history
DesignerC.C. Loomis [1]
ManufacturerRemington Arms
Produced1932-1935 [1]
No. built163,000 [1]
VariantsModel 34 NRA [2]
Specifications
Barrel length24 in (61 cm) [2]

Cartridge.22 Short, .22 Long, .22 LR [2]
Actionbolt-action
Feed systemUnder-barrel tube magazine:[2]
  • 22-round (.22 Short)
  • 17-round (.22 Long)
  • 15-round (.22 LR)
Sightsbead front, open rear.[2]

The Remington Model 34 is a bolt-action rifle that was manufactured by Remington Arms from 1932 until 1935.

Design[edit]

The Model 34 is a conventional bolt-action, tube fed rifle. Though conventional in layout and design, the Model 34 and 341 feature a patented lifter mechanism that presents cartridges to the chamber without the bullet touching rear of the chamber. This prevents damage to the bullet and conceivably increases accuracy potential.[3] Remington updated the Model 34 and the Model 341 replaced it in the product line.

Variants[edit]

Model 34 NRA
The Model 34 NRA variant had the same specs as the standard model except that it featured a Patridge front and Lyman 55R aperature sight. It was also fitted with a sling for carrying the rifle.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Model 34". Remington Arms. Retrieved 2 January 2013.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Peterson, Philip. Gun Digest Book of Modern Gun Values: The Shooter's Guide to Guns 1900 to Present (16th ed.). p. 386.
  3. ^ [1]

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