Range Life. The Winchester Model 70 entered production in 1936 with first shipments to dealers happening in 1937. The good news is the Winchester Model 70 is back baby! Length of pull is the factory standard 13.5" It … Brand New. $107.00. In 1964, Winchester redesigned the rifle and changed it … Danny Michael, the associate curator […] pre64win.com is a dedicated site for collectors and shooters of the the Rifleman's Rifle. The rifle has been used by hunters and target shooters for decades. Sell your winchester model 70 243 for FREE today on GunsAmerica! Product #: 885990. It has the ebony tip and grip cap with white line spacer. The upper level management at Olin must have thought that they could convince the buying public that the newer models were just as good. Winchester knew by 1960 that, despite its good sales, the Model 70 was becoming too expensive to manufacture and compete with other rifles made on more-modern machinery. The Model 70's immediate predecessor was the Model 54. 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The classic Winchester Model 70 Review is here! This Determine the bolt style, floor plate assembly type & action size needed for ordering. FN Awarded U.S. Army Contract for the M249 SAW . With this wide range, you can use a Winchester Model 70 to hunt basically any living creature: from a rat (.22 Hornet caliber, 5.56 mm) to an elephant or rhino (.375 H&H Magnum). Back in the good ole days, when Winchester stopped production in its New Haven, CT factory – it put to death the Model 94 and the Model 70. Presenting a used Winchester Model 70 in caliber .300 Winchester Magnum. The firearm has a Simmon 6.5x20x50 scope mounted. Of course the pre-64 rifles are considered the best, but I have read a review of the new FN produced rifles that say they are the best Win 70s ever made. The Winchester Model 70 rifle, of course, needs little introduction being the most widely known bolt action sporting rifle in the world. $135.96. 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