winchester model 70-270

Discussion in 'The Ask the Pros & What's It Worth? Forum' started by smoey444, Nov 8, 2006.

  1. smoey444

    smoey444 New Member

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    I recently acquired a winchester model 70-270 rifle with serial number of 197343. It is in very good condition and I would like to know the year of manufacture, worth as well as any other interesting information you can give. Thanks!
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    Bilt 1951. Condition is BOSS. Is it standard grade, super, featherweight?? wood, metal, bore, accessories?? evrthing counts:cool:
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    smoey444 New Member

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    Thanks for your info. I have a friend who found an identification book which had a photo so I was able to make a positive ID but was unable to get an exact year of manufacture from the book. I'm not really a big gun buff so all I can really say is that there is some pattern on the gun stock which I think is called "checkering" and there is a strap on it. I don't see any other special words on the gun so I'm assuming this is a standard.
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