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  1. Winchester 70 "coyote" 243win Reloading

    Handloading Procedures/Practices
    I recently bought a Winchester Model 70 SA 243win, "coyote" with a 24" stainless bull barrel with a 1-in-10" twist. If anybody reloads for a similar rifle in 243 with a 1in10" barrel twist, and has a deadly combination for accuracy and/or precision at 100yrds and would like to share please...
  2. Winchester 70 "coyote" 243win

    Ballistics - Internal and External
    I recently bought a Winchester Model 70 SA 243win, "coyote" with a 24" stainless bull barrel with a 1-in-10" twist. If anybody reloads for a similar rifle in 243 with a 1in10" barrel twist, and has a deadly combination for accuracy and/or precision at 100yrds and would like to share please...
  3. Winchester questions

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    kay I just picked up a Winchester Model 70 Sporter Magnum 300win mag. On the side of the barrel it says "Winchester Model 70 Sporter Magnum 300 win mag" ... The problem is I can't find any information on a Sporter Magnum Model 70. Are these the same as a regular model 70 Sporter? Does anyone...
  4. Help!! Safety Switch on Bolt

    Gunsmithing
    Winchester 308 Md70 I was fieldstripping and cleaning gun. After removing bolt, safety switch was moved to fire. Safety lever will not move from fire which enable me to reinstall bolt. Unable to remove firing pin and spring. How can I FIX this!!!!
  5. Winchester Model 70 .220 Swift

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi, I recently purchased several rifles and one of them is a Model 70 .220 Swift with a serial number 17xxxx. I did not know much about this type of rifle other then it is a very hot round used for varmint hunting. Serial number indicates a 1949 build date. It appear in great shape. Just...
  6. 1949 Model 70 chambering

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    So i have a Winchester Model 70 7mm from i think 1949. The SN is 123XXX. I was wondering how common the 7mm is? I am trying to find out what size round this takes. I went to the gun store and we tryed to put a 7x54 and it did not fit, the round seemed to be too long.
  7. Winchester model 70 barrel help

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I found a rifle for sale with this barrel installed. Can anyone help me decipher it? It is supposedly an aftermarket barrel chambered for .223 Remington. Thanks for any help.
  8. Winchester model 70.

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Buddy of mine just gave me a Winchester model 70.... I'm actually kind of proud of it because it belonged to his wife's grandfather who was the great grandson of William Brady (Sheriff William Brady in Lincoln N.M.) Point is I have a Winchester from the Wm. Brady blood line. I think that's kinda...
  9. Winchester Model 70 7mmo8

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I just picked up a Winchester Model 70 in 7mm-08 I was trying to date the year but am a little confused. According to what I have found online the serial number is from 1978, but I didn't think the 7mm-08 came out till after 1980? Any help on this?
  10. 7mm-08 and .308 which models?

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Well I have been saving my money and want to add these two calibers to my collection and these two guns - the Win model 70 and Browning BLR. I can't decide which caliber to get in which gun. I know there are larger problems in the world....but I am torn. The 7mm-08 would only be used for...
  11. Win. Model 70 Feed problem

    Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    I recently purchased a Win. Model 70 Safari Express in 416 Rem.  I've been loading speer 350 grain bullets with a reduced load of AA5744 in Bell Brass to break it in a bit and get a feel for it, An NEI mold is on order for it.  The gun will feed an empty case from the magazine if you just put in...
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