I am posting this for Roy Rutz a follow IAA member, with his permission as Roy does not\do the forums.
Roy is writing an article for the IAA journal on the History of the 7mm-06 and in need of a few pictures of boxes.
Roy can be reached at
E-Mail: Roy Rutz email@example.com
20252 Thunder Rd. W
Colorado Springs, CO 80908-1158
If you have any boxes and information, pictures, please contract Roy directly…
NEEDED AMMUNITION BOXES FOR REMINGTON AND PETERS
(DESCRIPTION, PRODUCT CODES, LOADS AND DATE CODES)
CAL BULLET PROD CODE CODE-DATE* BOX DESCRIPTION
280 Any gr. 1957-1963 Dark green/red trim circle&oval, (W & W/O warn)
Front shown (need 280), end flap varies with bullet weight. Never seen actual or picture of one in 280 but prolific.
280 None U23028 1957-<2005 Red box, (unprimed cases, primed is C23128)
Primed or unprimed end label. Either is OK.
280 Any gr. 1963-1973 Red banner box, (top right warning)
DuPont logo on front & children’s warning at top right. If without any warning: buy immediately!
280 Any gr. 1974-1978 Green/yellow box, (early pre 7mmER reference)
Mono lingual children’s warning. Must NOT have the “use in 7mmER” reference on the end flap.