Who made Westernfield rifles ??

Discussion in '.22-Rimfire Forum' started by tonygrz, Dec 1, 2007.

  1. tonygrz

    tonygrz New Member

    Jul 13, 2007
    Cross Plains, Tx
    I just got back from a local gun show. I bought a Westernfield M822A in 22 mag and was wondering who made this rifle for westernfield ???


  2. Dan70

    Dan70 Member

    Jul 11, 2001

  3. tonygrz

    tonygrz New Member

    Jul 13, 2007
    Cross Plains, Tx
    Thanks for the info Dan70. But the Westernfield info, caliber and Made in USA are on the centerline on the top of the barrel. No "manufactored by" anywhere.
    I really think your correct in saying it's a Mossberg. The cheap trigger housing is a dead giveaway. But it does have a very nice trigger pull...no creep and crisp letoff.

  4. 22WRF

    22WRF Well-Known Member

    May 10, 2004
    Store Brands never have
    anywhere on them. thats why the cross reference list has to be used :)
  5. williamd

    williamd New Member

    Mar 21, 2007
    X-ref in back of BlueBook sez WF822 is a Mossberg 640K.

    Typically, store branded guns did not carry manufacturer name.
    Last edited: Dec 3, 2007
  6. Mossberg was a prolific manufacturer of trade-name guns, so if williamd's Blue Book cross reference says Mossberg, that would seem logical. Look for a photo of a Mossberg 640K and see if it matches.

    By the way, according to my reference books, Western Field was a trade name for Montgomery Ward and Co, Chicago.
    Last edited: Dec 8, 2007
  7. berto64

    berto64 Active Member

    Monkey Wards store brand in the 50's and 60's.

    I have a 12 g. pump WF that was made by Browning.
  8. tonygrz

    tonygrz New Member

    Jul 13, 2007
    Cross Plains, Tx
    Thanks for all the great info. I mounted an old weaver k-4 on it and zeroed it in. Gave me thumbnail size groups at 50 yards - good enough for close coyotes. Very pleased with the trigger. No creep and crisp let off.
  9. Respected sir,

    i have one savage rifile , model no. is 1899.
    i want cartridge for this rifile , but it is not available in India .
    please tell me how come I can get this rifile cartridge ;
    firstly, please tell me may i get this cartridge in India or abroad.
    secondly, tell me what is the cost of this cartridge .
    my rifile no.is 253123 and my all India license no. is JPR/3471/PR/2000.
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  11. bgranruth

    bgranruth New Member

    Nov 19, 2007
    Del Mar Va peninsula
    Like the others are saying, it's probably a Mossberg. Use Gun Parts Corp cross reference charts to identify the Manufacturer/Model. If you need parts and Gun Parts Corp doesn't have them, then use Havlin Sales. Havlin sales specializes in Mossberg parts ONLY!. I've found they have parts that GPC doesn't carry. Links below:

    http://www.e-gunparts.com # for Gun Parts Corp
    http://www.havlinsales.com # for Havlin
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