Where can you find the date of manufacture on your Model 70?
The XTR series of rifles were made from 1983-1989 by Winchester including the model 70 rifle.If you would be so inclined.Your serial number would date the year of manufacture of your model 70 rifle.Please include the letter prefix G before the serial number if it is present.Also include a detailed description of the rifles amount of original finish and bore condition.This will go far in determining the value of your Winchester model 70 rifle.
That would all depend on when your Winchester model 70 carbine was made.By determining this we would be able to see what type of grades were offered at the time of your rifles production.If you include your serial number,I would be able to date your model 70 carbine and see what grades were available at the time of production.
It's usually on the barrel or breech next to the loading port. The model number will start with 799. ***** or 126 *****. These are the model numbers. All of sears air guns were made either by Daisy with model numbers starting with 799 , or Crosman with model numbers starting with 126. From this I can determine the real model number, via cross reference, and give you a date of manufacture about 70 %…
What is the manufacture date of Winchester Ranger 30-06 SPRG serial number G1711687 It does not say model 70 on the rifle only what i have written above?
The following is pulled from another web site and refers to a model 60. The date is right for my model 70 (a Coast to Coast model 42) so it appears Marlin uses the same for all models. On Marlin-branded Model 60 rifles, the first two digits of the serial number indicate the year of manufacture. For example, on the rifle shown in the photo above, the serial number starts with 18... The 18 is…