Winchester Model 70 heavy barrel Match Target rifle, caliber
.30-06, in original factory configuration. Redfield Olympic sights, jeweled bolt,
adjustable Freeland hand stop and sling swivel. Serial number 860418 dates to
This rifle is in excellent+ used condition. Bluing and wood
show just light handling marks. Bright bore. Weight of rifle is 11 pounds 6 oz.
LOP 13 3/8”. Overall length 44 1/2“.
Barrel: 24” from tip to bolt face. 0.78 diameter
at front end. 4-groove rifling. Bore is bright, rifling sharp, flat crown. Bluing
is excellent, just a few tiny marks. Has Winchester proof mark near receiver
Receiver: blued, exc condition. Marked
“WINCHESTER TRADE MARK” on left rail, serial number on right side of front
ring. Winchester proof mark on left side of ring. Has a scope mounting block at
the front, and tapped holes at the rear. Has clip loading slot.
Bolt: jeweled, numbered to the receiver. Section
exposed when closed has slight discoloration, cannot be felt with fingernail.
Standard Winchester 3-position safety.
Sights: Redfield Olympic Model aperture type front
and rear. Rear sight mounting block (attached to receiver) is marked “WB-490”.
The rear aperture has a selector wheel.
Stock: walnut, Marksman type. Excellent
condition, just a few minor handling marks, no loss of finish. Nice Winchester
marked recoil pad. Has long channel for the adjustable Freeland hand stop and
Trigger pull: measured 3.2 pounds on the Timney
gauge. We are not experts on trigger feel, but this one seems excellent to us.