I have a winchester model 70 30 govt 06, serial number 53678 i have a winchester model 70 30 gov't 06, serial number 53678 i need to know the year made and value. I just bought a winchester 101 with serial number k1902xx does anyone know where i can find the date it was built according to my records, your gun dates from . The best you're winchester to get for dating number gun will be wikipedia and some forums but you won't find a specific date of manufacture, dating a between era date winchester model 12 serial numbers. Simply click on the model number of your firearm and enter the serial number do a records check the cody firearm museum, part of the non-profit buffalo bill historical center, can provide you with a detailed record of your winchester firearm for fees ranging from $35 to $250 as of july 2010. There are serial number index's for some firearms, winchester, s&w, colt but except for a few makers that research has been conducted, such as walther pps and ppks, most foreign firearms have no data base to reference.
If you look at the barrel dates on the military guns, they are all dated 1941 or 1942 (although a few may have a 1940 or 1943 date, but i can't recall seeing one) and the serial numbers of these military marked guns are in the 925,000 to 955,000 range. Gun has a large (10) grooved handle for the pump forearm and a bullet-shaped loading port you have a post-war model 62 winchester check to be sure the serial number is after 98,200 check to be sure the serial number is after 98,200. Winchester firearms manufacturing dates by serial number and year date of manufacture and value: click here to go to our gun values resource links [pdf] winchester firearms manufacturing dates by serial number. Shooters forum leverguns winchester 94 lever guns: winchester 1894 date of manufacture 1963 ended at circa serial number 2,600,300 winchester changed the .
So, what you have is the date the serial number was applied (pr aka sna records), the date it was received from the assembly room, and the date it shipped for the vast number of winchester firearms, all three dates will be within a 90-day period of time. So the guns were really not built in consecutive order you can look up the date your specific gun was manufactured, but this may actually be before one with a lower serial number was made as a simplified example though, lets say winchester was assigned serial numbers 1 to 100, and inland was assigned 101-200. Do an online serial number search you can find the year a winchester rifle was made by doing a database search free on the internet the website oldgunsnet has a handy database for winchester arms including lever-action rifles such as model 1873, slide-action models such as the model 61, bolt action rifles such as the model 70, semi . I have a winchester model 70 3006 serial number 116xxx manufactured in 1949 i don't believe it has been fired but need to check into it further winchester model 70 build date - shooters forum. Serial numbers started at 100000, so your gun is number 862xxx in 1980 750,000 had been made just over 1,250,000 were made by the end of 1992, so your gun was made in about 1983/84.
The post-64 winchester model 94 begin with serial number 2,700,000 additionally, competition from other manufacturers like marlin with their model 336, lever action, winchester changed over from a top eject to an angle eject. Remington 700, 870 or 1100 serial/barrel number lookup will work with remington 700, 870 or any other remington shotgun or rifle it will show you date of manufacture of your firearm it is very easy to use, it uses information from the remington company. Winchester model 12 - 12 gauge - pump shotgun - 2 barrel set description: winchester model 12, 12 gauge pump shotgun, 2 barrel set 26 solid rib barrel is choked ws-1, 28 solid rib barrel is full choked as you will note from the pictures the reciever serial number is 1141821 dating it from 1948, both barrles are marked y1141821. If i ordered a high grade fancy winchester i would appreciate it having an interesting distinctive serial number colt is the same way, from their earliest days their engraved, highly embellished first guns have whatever serial number came up next i had colt saa #123456, just a standard gun. Winchester 1897 shotgun - manufacture dates the following serial numbers were assigned at the end of the years shown below ( from antique firearm network ): 1897 versions and changes.
The most collectable model 70s and 94s are the “pre-64″ guns, manufactured before a significant production change in 1964 for those model 70 and 94 owners interested in when their specific rifle was made, the tables below show serial number range by year made. I bought a winchester model 70 in earl ratliff 5 months ago i have a s&w k22 with the serial number it was purchased in i like to carry it on my trap line how to search for the history of a gun with a winchester shotgun serial number serial number one, of the new winchester model lever action letter, a, second year b and so on. The safest way to search for the history of a gun is to collect the serial number from the owner's manual or body of the gun and then ask a local official, such as a gun shop or law enforcement department, for its history additionally, websites such as hotgunzcom have public databases of stolen . All model 1873's manufactured after serial number 525923 are considered modern and are subject to all the batf federal guide lines including back ground checks there were over 720,000 model 1873 winchester 's manufactured the longest barrel length known on a model 1873 is 37 inches .