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post #11 of 22 (permalink) Old 09-06-2010, 12:33 PM
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post #12 of 22 (permalink) Old 09-07-2010, 12:00 AM
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I cannot believe I found this info online but I was able to locate
an actual professional appraisal of your rifle. here's the link I found

Winchester Mod 70 Appraisal <--CLICK

Personally I would keep it for my grandson..

Good Luck !!

What he said . . . . about keeping it for the grandson.
Couldn't have put it better myself!
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post #13 of 22 (permalink) Old 05-13-2011, 07:30 PM
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i own a winchester model 70 30-06 i want to know how old this gun is if i give the serial number to you can you identify it by that?
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i own a winchester model 70 30-06 i want to know how old this gun is if i give the serial number to you can you identify it by that?
Depending on the age, it should not be difficult. If the rifle is a newer version, after the early '90s or so, it might not be so easy. The older, the easier with M70s.
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Like most of the other folks who have replied, this is probably one of the best made hunting rifles of the 20th century. It has been used by hunters as well as military snipers, all with results expected from the name Winchester.

Sell a rifle like that? I'm one who would hang on a rifle like that and pass it on to a descendant some day. Rifles like that should be handed down to future generations instead of being auctioned/sold, but that's just my opinion.

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the model 70 is a very nice rifle.All winchesters or bringing a good dollar right now.The pre-64s or in high demand and one in 95+ condition is bringing very good money.many or bringing 3-5Xs what they were worth 10yrs ago.Like others said if you aint in a bad way for some cash,KEEP IT

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i aswell have a pre 64 model 70 30-06 that was given to me last week, thought i had a regular deer rifle till all these posts. thank you
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i aswell have a pre 64 model 70 30-06 that was given to me last week, thought i had a regular deer rifle till all these posts. thank you
You have got yourself a very fine rifle there, no doubt of that. If you'd like to know the year built, just give us the first 3 digits or so of the serial number followed by Xs (so you do not give out the actual number)
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winchester model 70 3006 springfield

was wandering if you could help me with the age and where it was made, serial # is 761xxx, and also is it a feather weight thank you
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"Personally I would keep it for my grandson.. "

"Good luck, consider strongly keeping it prior to selling it. I regret almost every rifle/pistol sale I have made."

"Thats a nice gun. If you're not in dire need of cash I am just like the other guys on this one. Keep IT.."

Couldn't have said things like this better myself. Almost like they took the words right out of my mouth . . . . hey guys, did they taste good??? <grin> (Oops, did I actually say that?)

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