Model 31 Pump Shotgun

  • Overview

Overview:

Description: Remington's first side ejecting repeating shotgun
   
Introduction Year: 1931
   
Year Discontinued: 1949
   
Total Production: Approximately 196,000
   
Designer/Inventor: C.C. Loomis
   
Action Type: Pump action
   
Caliber/Gauge: 12, 16, 20 gauge
   
Serial Number Blocks: 12 ga. 0,000 – 121,000
16 & 20 ga. 500,000 – 575,000
   
Grades Offered:

31A
31AC
31AP – Standard Grade
31B – Special Grade
31D – Tournament Grade
31E – Expert Grade
31F – Premier Grade
31H – Hunter's Special
31P – Police Grade
31R – Riot Grade
31 Skeet
31D Skeet Tournament
31E Skeet Expert
31F Skeet Premier
31 Trap Special Grade
31S-D Trap Tournament
31S-E Trap Expert
31S-F Trap Premier
31TC Trap (or Tournament) Grade
31T-D Target Tournament
31T-E Target Expert
31T-F Target Premier

   
Variations:
  • Model 31 New Improved in a Skeet Gun, TC Target Grade, Police Special, and Riot Gun
  • Model 31 New Improved Lightweight with Aluminum Receivers in a A,B,D,E,F, Skeet and Riot Grades (the letter "L" preceded the grade, ex. Model 31LA)
  • Model 31 Long-Range Guns in A Grade, New Improved A Grade, Trap Grade, Hunter's Special Grade, and Trap Grade (the letter "X" preceded the grade, ex. Model 31XA)