Help with action ID, history?

Discussion in 'Equipment Discussions' started by ackleyguy, Jul 21, 2008.

  1. ackleyguy

    ackleyguy Well-Known Member

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    This is a great old action,,,Marked AL WEBER, Lodi Ca. low 3 digit serial # Solid bottom with right bolt port ........mauser extracter but The case head is fully supported!chaber on the barrel is .222...... closes like a vault,,,, any body know anything about these actions< current value? Thanks for your help
     
  2. James Jones

    James Jones Well-Known Member

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    I think they are called "Weber" actions , I have a reletive who traded a couple guns with P.O. Ackley some 35years ago and one of them is a 17 cal base on the 222Rem case with a heavy P.O.Ackley barrel on it.

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    Artpro Well-Known Member

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  4. ackleyguy

    ackleyguy Well-Known Member

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    Thanks very much for all of you guys help....the gun I have is almost exactly like the one pictured in the link EXCEPT it has a walnut laminated stock 3/8 or so laminations! I took the rifle to my smith..its good to go....so I HAD to go shoot it....40 gr ballistic tip..AA2230 powder MV+3720 HOT but not excessive in this gun! .250 5 shot groups @ 100.....something to be said for the craftsmenship that went into these rifles.... NOW WHAT THE HELL AM I GONNA DO WITH IT?.....