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11-08-2012, 6:23 PM
Hi ,
I'm looking for some info on a Remington Model 12A
The number on it is RW 457946
Not sure but the year maybe 1924 ?

It is in used good condition and what the value would be ..

Thanks , R

11-08-2012, 6:43 PM
here are 5 currently for sale. Pretty wide spread on asking prices. Lots of variables on old guns, condition, bluing, rust, wear, barrel condition, wood............... One of the guns on this link, the first one I think, looks new..............


the prices run from $200 to just about $700

11-08-2012, 7:08 PM
I have a 12c. Very nice little guns. Does yours have a round or Octagon Barrel? Crescent steel or plastic straight Buttplate? Mine has the Octagon Barrel and steel
crescent plate which I really like. I paid around 150.00 for mine which included FFL fee and shipping,but it needed a new bolt. That was still a very good buy though.

Does yours have a tang/peep sight?
Those alone can go as high as 200.00 Plus.

Actually the tang sight can be more valuable than a poor condition Model 12. As with any Vintage Arm, condition is everything when it comes to value. Can you post a pic? Very hard to say without atleast a pic or two and bore condition and functionality is also very important.

11-08-2012, 8:16 PM
Round barrel fair condition.
Having a hard time with pics
Looks in the same condition as the ones on sale


11-09-2012, 6:24 AM
I'm guessing 1924 is the correct manufacture date. I have a 12A with a slightly higher # that I think was made in 1925.

If you want more certainty, you might check with the people on the Remington forum at rimfirecentral (http://www.rimfirecentral.com/forums/index.php).

11-09-2012, 8:00 PM
Thanks for the link ... tons of info