department stores brands?

Discussion in 'Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun' started by remington1990, Oct 23, 2012.

  1. remington1990

    remington1990 Member

    Oct 19, 2010
    I have a fascination with the department store brand just wanting to know if I am a the only one who does like them? I have one a jc higgins bolt action 16ga and I have been looking for another one any suggest? Thanks
  2. CHW2021

    CHW2021 Well-Known Member

    Feb 16, 2009
    How about Ted Williams from sears or Western Auto, there are dozens of store brands that were made by companies such as marlin, winchester ect...

    Look at the Numrich catalog, they have a very good list of store brands and their makers.

  3. remington1990

    remington1990 Member

    Oct 19, 2010
    I have looked at a ted william 20 model 75 for a 126 in kind of rough shape. I a friend of mine has a western auto 410 which is a nice gun I am just looking around now and getting idea. Thanks
  4. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    yep.. wards and western auto!
  5. gvw3

    gvw3 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Oct 16, 2011
    Chicago IL Area
    I have a Western Auto 22 rifle I bought new in 1964. Still shoots like the day I bought it.
  6. Rogeritall

    Rogeritall Member

    Sep 17, 2012
    I had to think about it, but turns out I do have some...

    I've got a Sears Twelve Gauge pump action shotgun with very short barrel (great home defense gun), most likely made by Winchester, or maybe High Standard.
    I've got a really old (circa 1940's) Single shot bolt action Wards Western model 38 rifle in .22 cal. which was most likely made by Mossberg.
    I also still have a Ted Williams (sears) pneumatic pump air rifle that my parents bought me back in the early 1970's that was a re-branded Daisy.
  7. remington1990

    remington1990 Member

    Oct 19, 2010
    Today I looked a ted william model 300 20ga its alittle bit higher then what I want but its a nice looking gun
  8. 68c15

    68c15 Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 22, 2011
    I've got a wards western field 20g bolt with a 3 round attached mag. shoots great except for the metal butt plate.
  9. B27

    B27 New Member

    Sep 23, 2012
    Atlanta, GA
    My buddy has a Sears lever action .30-30 which was obviously actually built by Winchester.

    It has a really shiny epoxy looking finish on the receiver and a nickel plated loading gate for some reason.
  10. soundguy

    soundguy Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2012
    i've got one of their auto clones in 12g.. one of my best shooting guns!
  11. Zane71464

    Zane71464 Well-Known Member

    Aug 1, 2009
    Ohio NRA Member
    I've had and still do have a few store brand guns and like what I have had and do have!
    One being, (that I got rid of some time back) was a WesternField semi-auto 22LR that was about as accurate as they come!
    Alot of the old store brand firearms where "name brand firearms" that where sold and stamped with the store brand name on them. Savage and etc..