Go Back  HuntingNet.com Forums > Firearms Forum > Guns
 Left handed 17 Remington....... >

Left handed 17 Remington.......

Guns Like firearms themselves, there's a wide variety of opinions on what's the best gun.

Left handed 17 Remington.......

Old 01-04-2004, 01:10 PM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 39
Default Left handed 17 Remington.......

Anybody know if there is a manufacturer out there that makes a 17 Remington in a lefthanded model? Thanks. NUNK
Nunk is offline  
Old 01-05-2004, 07:41 PM
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Grand Bay, AL
Posts: 181
Default RE: Left handed 17 Remington.......

Since no one else has helped you I will give you my findings (I was once very fond of the idea of having a .17, left hand as well)- No one of conventional makes readily offers a Left Handed .17 Rem. The only company I am not sure of is Cooper, I can not remember if they made one on a LH action or not. And Remington is the only manufacturer that chambers production rifle in the .17 centerfire and guess what, they don't offer it in LH. You can probably purchase a Montana Rifle Action (I inquired about one of their Short Left Hand Actions and found them to be more than I wanted to spend on a whim-$400 plus). About your only options for a .17 are limited to a couple of choices:

1. I believe Remington offers a Short Left Hand action in ther varmint line-purchase and rebarrel. = $$$

2. Have a custom made. = $$$$$

3. Most economical-Thompson Center Encore or Contender with a purchased barrel from someone such as Bullberry or Virgin Valley ( I am sure there are more that offer .17's for the TC singles). =$$ Most bang for the buck

I may have overlooked something but I think this pretty much covers the misery known as being a southpaw. I ended up purchasing a NEF Superlight in .223 and simply settled with the limits in choice. It bites but there ain't much I can do.
pyral is offline  
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
02-06-2012 07:48 AM
12-11-2008 09:44 AM
08-20-2005 07:32 PM
Black Powder
06-21-2005 08:37 PM
12-03-2004 06:45 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Quick Reply: Left handed 17 Remington.......

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.