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 Post subject: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 1:55 pm 
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https://docs.google.com/document/d/1BnN ... wQ_Cc/edit

Meriden Fire Arms Company website
https://meridenfirearms.wordpress.com/

The Double Gun Journal Vol. 1, Issue 4, 1990 by Charles Carder; Vol. 6, Issue 3, 1995; and Vol. 16, Issue 2, 2005 by James Tyson.

Vol. 21, Issue 1, 2010 by Pete Mikalajunas includes a copy of Joe Vorisek's estimated date of manufacture list.

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Sears 1912 catalog No. 124 has images of many of the models
https://archive.org/stream/catalogno124 ... 9/mode/1up



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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Sep 25, 2012 5:25 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2012 4:17 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 4:38 pm 
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ihad an aubrey gun, loved it, was damascus, and believe me, it surporised many out in the field, i was killing pheasants at 50 plus yards with ease, with black powder 1 1/8 oz loads of #6 using 90 gr of 2f black powder in a 2 3/4" shotshell, i even harvested a doe with buckshot with it at 35 yrds, i kick my self for trading it off, but we all make mistakes,


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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 6:57 pm 
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Maybe the ad copy was right!?! :wink:

1908 Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalog
The Great A.J. Aubrey Gun: "The shooting qualities of these guns are unequaled for long distance killing, long range shooting, for penetration, pattern or target. Both barrels are full choke bore, so firmly constructed that unlike other guns, there is no recoil or kicking. That which in other guns goes into recoil in the A J Aubrey gun goes to give greater force to the shot."

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Nov 20, 2012 2:00 pm 
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I have run across a number of posts and information suggesting that most 2 3/4 shot shells will work in an older Damascus shotgun, such as mine(1909).
Your thoughts?

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Nov 20, 2012 2:27 pm 
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Opinions vary :roll:

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Nov 20, 2012 2:31 pm 
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Doubtless ALL 2 3/4" shells would work in a 1909 damascus barrel, whether I would be wanting to hold the handle at the time is another matter :shock:


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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Fri Dec 07, 2012 5:51 pm 
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1915 Sears catalog; Diamond and Tournament Grades

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2013 9:17 am 
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No. 18, 20 & 22

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Mon Jan 21, 2013 5:43 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Sat Feb 16, 2013 12:42 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Wed Mar 06, 2013 1:41 pm 
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Aubrey No. 30 & 34

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Fri Mar 29, 2013 4:48 pm 
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First style Aubrey buttplate

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Fri Apr 12, 2013 5:59 am 
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nice gun...!
Can the ak-47 be used here?

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Fri May 10, 2013 4:31 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Wed Jun 12, 2013 4:06 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2013 1:57 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Sep 24, 2013 4:24 pm 
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1917 Sears Catalog Meriden Field

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 Post subject: Re: A.J. Aubrey and Meriden Fire Arms Information
PostPosted: Tue Sep 24, 2013 7:21 pm 
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I have an AJ Aubrey that the trigger plate is fractured in two near the after end of the trigger cut out. Anyone have a trigger floor plate?



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