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The following letters correspond to the months of the year, for example B=January, L= February and so on: Using barrel codes (such as those listed above) to date the manufacture are reliable on Remington rifles, as the company rarely changed barrels on a customer’s rifle.
Using these barrel codes to date a shotgun is somewhat unreliable, as shotgun barrels are often interchanged at random.
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The Model 700 series of firearms are center fire bolt-action rifles manufactured by Remington Arms since 1962, an according to multiple sources, is the most popular rifle in the world with over 5 million manufactured.
They however continued to mark the date code on the end flap of the shipping box for shotgun barrels however.
Some variants come with bipods, slings, fluted barrels and other options.
Model 700 Civilian Versions There are many variants of the consumer version of the Model 700, including the Model 700, Model 700 ADL, Model 700 BDL, Model 700 CDL, and Model 700 Safari.
They then saw the error of their ways apparently because of being inundated by phone calls and resumed stamping the date code on the barrel on 10/1/01.
You will notice the year code repeats itself, but over 20 years difference, so even if it was used on the same model, in all likelihood sights or stocks would be different which would indicate the different date.