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Remington Hepburn Cut Barrel and Forend
- Price: $95.00
- Maker: Remington
- Model: Hepburn
- Description: S# 5701, .38-40 Remington-Hepburn, 13.5 inch barrel, good bore with strong rifling and scattered areas of erosion. This cut down barrel is marked "E. Remington & Sons , Ilion, N.Y." on top with "NY 331" and "5071" on bottom. This cartridge was introduced around 1880 and company name was changed in 1888, dating this to that period. A dovetailed forend screw block is mounted, it holds and old Hepburn forend in good condition. Shank is square threaded 12 TP1 with .923 shank diameter and .978 thread diameter. barrel shows a brown patina with oxidation stains and areas of light pitting. An interesting display item.