Top Ad

Collapse

Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

I have a Savage 1893 Model .30-30 Lever Action, Serial Number 272038. Any information (date of mfg. etc.) would be appreciated.

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • I have a Savage 1893 Model .30-30 Lever Action, Serial Number 272038. Any information (date of mfg. etc.) would be appreciated.

    I have a Savage 1893 Model .30-30 Lever Action, Serial Number 272038. Any information (date of mfg. etc.) would be appreciated. Thanks.

  • #2
    I don't think there is such a gun. Read the markings again.

    Comment


    • #3
      I take that back, there is one made in .303Savage but it's not yours, serial #'s don't jive and it's so valuable you'd have a heart attact.

      Comment


      • #4
        You probably have a model 99 that was manufactured in 1893. If this is the case, you gun is worth at least $600, but its probably higher, I just don't know how much higher without looking at it.

        Comment


        • #5
          How do I get a hold of Jim in Mo who answered my question about the Savage 1893?

          Comment


          • #6
            I'm here. What's up?
            I won't be back on till 4pm.

            Comment


            • #7
              Would you explain what my serial number calls for. I'm sure of the markings, "272038", "Savage Hi-Pressure Steel .30-30", "Savage 1893 Model", Thanks.

              Comment


              • #8
                The more I search the more I think you have a Marlin Model 1893 Rifle or 1893 carbine. These carry some nice prices of $2750-$350 depending on model and condition.
                Don't be confused by the Marlin name, they have been in and out of bed with Savage for some time.
                If indeed yours is a Savage, my guess would be its a Model 1899, and similar prices.

                Comment


                • #9
                  I forgot to add these were manufactured from 1893-1936

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    Jim, Savage did order a series of barrels from Marlin for their 1899 model, he probably has a Savage gun with a Marlin barrel on it. If this is the case he most likely has a Savage Model 1899.

                    Comment


                    • #11
                      If its a Marlin Model 1899 why does the barrel have Savage 1893 Model written on it.

                      Comment


                      • #12
                        Sawdust, I don't know what to tell ya, I have done a fair amount of research on this and the only caliber I have seen for the Savage 1893 is the 303 Savage. I was only able to find a .30-30 in the model 1899. Your gun is a Savage, it's just that your barrel may have been manufactured by Marlin. Savage only had Marlin manufacture barrels for the 1899. Hell, as far as I know, your gun barrel may have been stamped with an incorrect date and was ment to say 1899 rather than 1893.

                        Comment


                        • #13
                          The Marlin 1893 was chambered in .25-36(rifle), 30-30, .32Spl, 32-40WCLcal, or .38-55, the later four made for rifle or carbine.

                          Comment


                          • #14
                            I can't explain your barrel stamping either other than to say the basis for these rifles was a patent date of Feb. 7, 1893.

                            Comment


                            • #15
                              A gunshop owner, in the area,took one look at my "Savage model 1893" and instantly said it's a 1899.
                              He explained that Savage had trouble with the barrel stamping die clogging and not transferring the front of the 9 therefore, it looks like a 3. Sounds logical to me.

                              Comment

                              Welcome!

                              Collapse

                              Welcome to Field and Streams's Answers section. Here you will find hunting, fishing, and survival tips from the editors of Field and Stream, as well as recommendations from readers like yourself.

                              If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ for information on posting and navigating the forums.

                              And don't forget to check out the latest reviews on guns and outdoor gear on fieldandstream.com.

                              Right Rail 1

                              Collapse

                              Top Active Users

                              Collapse

                              There are no top active users.

                              Right Rail 2

                              Collapse

                              Latest Topics

                              Collapse

                              • Reply to Ups truck stopped by.
                                by FirstBubba
                                For your gas block?
                                I've got both the set screw type gas block and the split, clamp type gas block.
                                I've never had problems with either type...
                                Yesterday, 11:50 PM
                              • Ups truck stopped by.
                                by Milldawg
                                Well have all of my parts except a hand guard for the at-15 carbine I’m building so I thought what the heck. Still waiting on optics planet for the...
                                01-16-2021, 09:10 PM
                              • Reply to Washington, D.C.
                                by 99explorer
                                "Twitter's civic integrity policy states that the company "will label or remove false or misleading information intended to undermine public...
                                Yesterday, 11:09 PM
                              • Washington, D.C.
                                by jhjimbo
                                20,000 National Guard in Washington for inauguration day, more than in Iran, Afghanistan and Syria combined.

                                Investigators now say the violent...
                                01-14-2021, 05:23 AM
                              • Reply to Washington, D.C.
                                by rock rat
                                Whenever I come across mention of her I click on to something else. It takes me a while for a name to be remembered, but I've got that one now. No good...
                                Yesterday, 11:02 PM

                              Right Rail 3

                              Collapse

                              Footer Ad

                              Collapse
                              Working...
                              X