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1969 manufacturing process for Remington arms

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1969 manufacturing process for Remington arms

#1 Post by indy1919a4 » Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:40 am

Came across this nice little documentary/commercial showing the manufacturing of Remington firearms.. I do realize these are not Military firearms... but the production scenes are to die for. The music reminds me of the teacher showing movies at school

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXh9q4T ... e=youtu.be

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Re: 1969 manufacturing process for Remington arms

#2 Post by HectorFuego » Fri Jun 16, 2017 1:57 pm

Waaait a minute. I watched a lot of that video and didn't see one CNC machine or robot. Those guns were being made by (OMG) actual human beings using primitive lathes and milling machines! Even the stock checkering was being done by hand. Surely those guns were vastly inferior to the ones being made today.

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Re: 1969 manufacturing process for Remington arms

#3 Post by samsplacci » Fri Jun 16, 2017 2:21 pm

So true Hector!

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