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  1. Question about Winchester 1897

    Shotgun Discussion
    I have a Winchester 1897 shotgun, D series, and I bought a box of 2 3/4 inch Waterfowl Steel shells. Is it fine to use this ammo or is it bad for the shotgun since it's steel running out of an older shotgun? EDIT: It's Federal Ammunition brand Speed Shok Water Fowl Steel BB shot ammunition that...
  2. Winchester Model 1897 16 ga. Serial 527806 Value?

    Collectors Corner
    Received a group of 10 guns and this one has me stumped. I need to split up these guns between my sons and don't know the value of this gun. Anyone have any idea?
  3. 1928 Wichester Model 12 20 Gauge

    Shotgun Discussion
    Yesterday, I acquired a 1928 Model 12, its not in bad shape or great shape, wondering what the best way to clean it would be, and is it still safe to fire?
  4. Rusty old Winchester 120, is there anything I can do?

    General Gunsmithing
    So a while back a buddy of mine was cleaning house and sold me his old Winchester 120. The inside of barrel, action, and internals are all fine and dandy but there's a lot of surface corrosion on the outside and I was wondering what I could do (if anything) to clean the gun up a little, or just...
  5. Winchester 1897 cut or no?

    Shotgun Discussion
    The only reason I ask is I have got a Winchester 97 but it has 2 barrels bother matching to the receiver. Both are 28in but one has a adjustable choke. My question is how much would it hurt the value of the set if I cut the plain 28 inch barrel? seeing as i do have 2. also a point that might be...
  6. Inherited Winchester Model 1886 .33 cal

    New Members Introduction
    I'm new and I know it! Any answers or suggestions will be greatly appreciated. I've done some basic research and I have an idea of what I have. It was manufactured in 1907 and 2869 were made that year. I've seen measurements that don't fit what I have for a barrel length. From tip to tip...
  7. Winchester Model 54 Help/Advice

    General Gunsmithing
    I have what appears to be a Winchester Model 54 originally chambered for 22 Swift but which has been rechambered for 222 Winchester. I can't tell what variation it is, as there is no checkering but the also no finger groove on the forestock. My question is can anyone help me with maintenance for...
  8. HELP on identifying gun??

    Rifle Discussion
    its a pump 22 rifle. says Winchester Model 67a? but when i search for that nothing comes up? when i search pump 22 rifle none come up that looks like it? it has the action outside the body? just would like to know what it is..i need to buy a magazine tube for it and not sure what magazine tube...
  9. Winchester Model 60

    Rifle Discussion
    We have a Winchester model 60 .22 cal. It appears that this rifle never have a serial number from the factory. Is this true? I field stripped it down and couldn't find any serial numbers on it. I'd like to know the date of manufacture of it if possible. Thanks.
  10. Winchester Model 69A Parts & Restoration

    Want to Buy Forum
    I am looking for Lyman sites for a Winchester 69A. I think the rear sight is a Lyman #80 and the front is a Lyman #75. Any information on how I could aquire thses items would be greatly appreciated. Thanks all............
  11. New member from MT, Winchester Model 94 30-30 from 1940s

    New Members Introduction
    Hi my name is Dane, I'm from Montana and I have a Winchester Model 94 30-30 from the nuke testing in the early 40s. My great grandfather was known as the Atomic Cowboy, he herded the cows into the nuke zone after the bombs were dropped to see the effects they had. Anyway the gun is in...
  12. Winchester 94 Big Bores

    Rifle Discussion
    I'm collecting the Winchester 94 big bores and I need a full list of all of the calibers, I have a .307, a .356, a .375, and a .444, but I want to know if there are others.
  13. 1885 single shot winchester

    Rifle Discussion
    I have this Winchester 1885 single shot barrel. What makes it so rare. I get a lot of people emailing me that they want it. They have a very deep interest. can you explain any history about this type barrel, thanks...john
  14. winchester 1885 single shot

    Rifle Discussion
    I have a Winchester 30 inch round barrel number 3 style A 32 40 original barrel. It is new but of course old. How many of these barrels were made in round. how rare is this one.?
  15. Wanted: scope mounts for a pre 64 win. model 94

    Buy/Sell/Trade Firearm Accessories
    I got a Winchester model 94 pre-1964 for an early Christmas, I want to put a scope on it for hunting; and i don't know where to get the right mounts for it. thus, i turned to the forums