Need to look up Serial number for Winchester m 70 - 24hourcampfire
Would you be able to help please? Add this to your favorites for future reference for mfg dates. Originally Posted by guy Hook - the guy is correct. Originally Posted by Skunk If possible, I'd like to get in on this. The time frame seems right though.
You were absolutly right this gun is very accurate and I am extremely happy. It takes money to buy whiskey. There isn't a lot of accurate info out there.
Maybe this info will help some of you. Originally Posted by Tahnka. Originally Posted by bsahunter. Originally Posted by cottontopbill.
Most people don't really want the truth. Any idea on what year it was built? But that doesn't mean yours isn't a good one.
It follows that I must have purchased it in Dec. Originally Posted by Hook Here is another one. The G prefix was added in when the anti bind feature, the steel bottom metal and some others changes. My Classics are tackdrivers! Hmm, since ehunter has his answer, thought I'd try to piggyback on his thread.
Winchester added a letter prefix to the existing serial number range for each model. Hi Hope it's ok to tag onto this thread yet another serial number date request. It's not a good idea to post your serial number online and folks can still help you date the rifle knowing the number of digits. There used to be a website that allowed you to enter your serial number and get an exact date.
It is hard to pin these down exactly I've not found any reliable on-line data. Take me to Browning North America. Only unusual thing is the red recoil pad, rather than black. Each cut bleeds constitutional rights to control you. Possibly it is so low because the rifle came through the Custom shop.
- Bought new a few years ago but I have no idea if they were new or old stock.
- Any help greatly appreciated on dating the year made would be greatly appreciated.
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- If possible, I'd like to get in on this.
If God wanted you to walk and carry things on your back, He would not have invented stirrups and pack saddles. Originally Posted by KevinB. But, laguna beach I believe any late production rifles should fall into this regime. Originally Posted by Notropis. That is probably as close as you're going to get.
Model 70 Serial Number - weird G UXXX
Any information before the s is always difficult to verify. Anyway, could you tell me where you located the info. The anti American Constitutional party Democrat.
Model 70 Serial Number - weird G U168XXX
Must be a special order, or rebarrel. It sure was easier figuring out the pre's. Click here for other Buffalo Bill Center museum resources.
Below is the download link for a special resource for dating Winchester firearms. With Winchester in the mess they are in I'm not even sure there would be anyone there who could help. Contact Winchester Ammunition directly. Is this rifle a late model Classic?
When was Your Winchester Made
Short of calling Winchester, I have no other ideas. If there is any proof of a man in a hunt it is not whether he killed a deer or elk but how he hunted it. Would anyone know the year of manufacture. Yes I tried that site but with out the letter in front of it. Originally Posted by Steelhead.
What year was my Model 70 manufactured
Lots of variations of classic - classic stainless, classic featherweight, classic sporter, classic sm, etc. Can you still easily find spare parts? In some exceptional cases, a more detailed, accurate determination can be made by calling the Winchester Repeating Arms Historian at the Morgan, Utah office.
- My custom shop action starts with a G spot Spot shooter.
- Can anyone tell me how old it is and the approximate value?
- Bluebook of gun values has the serial break down.
- The gun is so nice I may start looking for one in Win Mag.
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When making my original post I just looked at the date and not at the number of rounds fired. When I first started looking I read that the G prefix numbers started around but the numbers were much higher that mine. Even had the wife put her specks on and read it too.
Winchester 70 with G prefix - 24hourcampfire
Probably a very nice rifle. No attempt has been made to determine the value of any guns listed. Like the shop owner said, with it is pretty rare. According to my shooting book it was first shot on Dec.
Model 70 Dates of Production
There is probably some kernel of truth to all of them. This is all as clear as mud, soul mate dating I am sure! Originally Posted by Hook. His rifle was manufactured in or thereabouts as has been already mentioned. Don't forget to have your Liberals spayed or neutered!
Originally Posted by Skunk. None of the page scans are of original documents but are simply transcribed information typed into a word processing program. Any idea of the year of production?