I was recently given my grandfathers winchester model 70 30-06 i am not sure of the year it was made but believe it to be pre '64 i also am not sure. G prefix model 70 winchester question i sold a model 70 270 short mag last year particularly among those who ignore the g prefix when looking up dates of. Whether you're in glaring heat or bone-chilling cold, the model 70 extreme weather stainless steel bolt-action rifles provide pinpoint accuracy round after round. Clean and maintain your winchester model 70 win-tuff featherweight, lightweight this centerfire rifles assembly/disassembly download makes it simple, thanks to author jb wood's expertise, step-by-step instructions and crisp photography. I recently purchased a pre-64 model 70 with a 5 digit serial # beginning with 57 i checked the date of mfg the usual internet sites, showed 1946 or 1948. Winchester model 71 information this group was represented by what became the model 70 the lever lobby at winchester (comprised of older. I just bought a winchester 101 with serial number k1902xx model_70_guy post subject: re: win win 101 date of manufacture posted: tue mar 08. I have a winchester model 70 cprf,ns,short blind in the 223 wssm with a 22 barrel, serial number g25172xx how can i find out if it has a chrome lined barrel or the date is was manufactured.
These tables indicate the years of production for the winchester model 70 and 94 rifles prior to date your model 70 and 94 winchester model 70 production dates. Manufacture dates colt mauser pistol c-96 winchester dates of manufacture model 70 model 72 model 75 model. All winchester model 1886's manufactured after serial number 119193 are modern and subject to all federal firearms laws and are 40-70 , 38-70 , 50.
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A look back at the 1886 winchester by such was the case of what became known as the model 1886 winchester the 45-70 was too long to fit into the model 1876. We are offering for your consideration this exceptionally nice and extremely rare pre-64 winchester model 70 alaskan chambered 33 for sale by sportsmen's supply on gunsamerica - 986259639. Model 700® a legend forged in steel and more than 50 years of unrivaled performance it’s the number one bolt-action of all time, proudly made in the usa.
It's a winchester model 1400 12 ga not a mark ii top arless post subject: re: winchester 1400 date of manufacture posted: sun jan 12, 2014 9:50 pm. This is a discussion on pre 64 winchester model 70's within the collectors forums winchester model 70 and 94 production dates january 8th, 2010. Does anybody know any perninant facts or quirks about the win model 70 lightweight (not the featherweight) made in the late 80's/early 90's i believe it is a pushfeed. The winchester model 70 is back better than ever with its large claw extractor and control round feed design it is the best rifle ever made.