223 Rem (5.56x45 NATO) The .223 is a very popular round. If you are looking for more information about your particular Remington firearms, then the serial number can give you some useful insight into the date of manufacture of your specific gun.In the picture below, you will see an example from a newer Remington 597 rifle with a manufacturing date of April 2006.
REMINGTON MANUFACTURING DATE CODE stamped on LH top rear of barrel, 2 or 3 digit, (month first, year after) these will normally only be the last letters as seen below, The factory says all barrels are date code stamped, well I have found some that are not, or if they are, are so erratic stamping that trying to decipher them is impossible. Both were taken off Remington 760s, with the one on the left, a 30-06 that I bought new October 10, 1954. The one on the right again a 30-06, but with a shorter barrel that I made into a knock around quad rifle with pivot mounts.
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This is an example of where to find the 2 letter date code on the Remington Nylon Rifles. In December of 1968 serial numbers were moved to the receiver cover and re-started at 2100000 and went to 2599999 in January of 1977.
fit=480,360" class="aligncenter size-medium wp-image-142" title="e7fc" src="https://i2com/ resize=300,225" alt="Date letter code" srcset="https://i2com/ Remington started numbering Nylon rifles in 1967 starting with #40000-419011. The serial numbers were located on the bottom of the barrel, below and just back a bit from the front sight.