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Forum: Winchester Today, 06:33 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 25,514
Posted By twobit
Thanks so much. You are in the survey. That is...

Thanks so much. You are in the survey. That is a 1959 vintage rifle. SN 272290 was just auctioned off in November at Montrose Auctions.

Michael
Forum: Winchester 12-09-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,379
Posted By twobit
You did very well Gerald. Good job on getting it...

You did very well Gerald. Good job on getting it for the price you did.

Have fun
Michael
Forum: Winchester 12-07-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By twobit
Yes it does. If I had looked in my "Notes"...

Yes it does. If I had looked in my "Notes" column I would have seen that!!

Michael
Forum: Winchester 12-07-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By twobit
You are correct about that. The earliest I have...

You are correct about that. The earliest I have seen is 284081.

Michael
Forum: Winchester 12-07-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 657
Posted By twobit
He has been selling this "estate" sale BS for...

He has been selling this "estate" sale BS for well over a year now and will never give out full serial numbers and sales are always "as is" with no returns. So if you buy a rifle and then give me...
Forum: Winchester 12-06-2019, 05:29 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,602
Posted By twobit
Well that is good news for sure. Glad that you...

Well that is good news for sure. Glad that you got the rifle at a reasonable price. Have fun.
Michael
Forum: Winchester 11-29-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,602
Posted By twobit
Hello, I'm still not necessarily seeing $900...

Hello,

I'm still not necessarily seeing $900 for it. The butt stock has some fairly worn spots and I would bet that a hands on inspection would show some flaws in the bluing finish. You might...
Forum: Winchester 11-28-2019, 07:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By twobit
Grove Model 61's

Good morning,

I am always a little bit leery (read A LOT leery) of wonderful rifles, in uncommon configurations, that also have a box, with pamphlets, and a peep sight just for a little more...
Forum: Winchester 11-28-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,602
Posted By twobit
Good morning, Go back to the LGS and snap...

Good morning,

Go back to the LGS and snap several photos of the rifle including detail ones of each side of the receiver and the serial number. $900 for a "significant wear" rifle is too high in...
Forum: Winchester 11-28-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,602
Posted By twobit
Good morning, Go back and snap a few images...

Good morning,

Go back and snap a few images of the gun and include details of each side of the receiver and the SN. Then we can advise much more meaningfully. $900 for a "significant wear" gun...
Forum: Winchester 11-26-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,602
Posted By twobit
Yes it is! Quite a nice rifle for sure. I have...

Yes it is! Quite a nice rifle for sure. I have 3 or 4 pistol grip 1890's. Not real common to find. But that one is wonderful. The lever action example was an experimental gun that never caught...
Forum: Winchester 11-26-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,602
Posted By twobit
I so totally agree. I just collect Winchesters,...

I so totally agree. I just collect Winchesters, but this is not the only model. And it would take about half of that shelf to cover a few individuals in the rest of the bunch. But what the heck. ...
Forum: Winchester 11-26-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,602
Posted By twobit
Let's see. Does anybody own one?? Nope. Way...

Let's see. Does anybody own one?? Nope. Way more than just one. https://i265.photobucket.com/albums/ii222/bigoils/IMG_9164%201_zpskg43ax6w.jpg
I am also working on a research survey of the Model...
Forum: Winchester 11-05-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 841
Posted By twobit
Thank you. I already have it noted from the...

Thank you. I already have it noted from the previous owner.

Michael
Forum: Winchester 11-04-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 841
Posted By twobit
Hello Camp B, $500 would be top dollar for...

Hello Camp B,

$500 would be top dollar for the gun as far as my opinion. Some day when you get around to selling it it would be hard to do better unless market conditions move up strongly. ...
Forum: Winchester 10-10-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 476
Posted By twobit
Got a funny feeling about this one

A Model 61, RB, .22 LR, SN 98997, for auction at Milestone Lot 290 in November. Take a look at the funky caliber stamp on the barrel and then compare it to the rifle in Lot 292. I would tread real...
Forum: Winchester 10-06-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 486
Posted By twobit
Hello, I have cataloged right at 6,200...

Hello,

I have cataloged right at 6,200 individual Model 61 rifles for my survey and have found three that are threaded at the muzzle. Edited my earlier answer of none.

Michael
Forum: Winchester 10-04-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,238
Posted By twobit
Hello all, I had the sad job of informing...

Hello all,

I had the sad job of informing another collector that one of his guns was a fake a few weeks ago. I added 154602 to the list on page one. I originally saw this rifle in 2013 on...
Forum: Winchester 09-27-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 489
Posted By twobit
This Gets Complicated

Hello all,

Model 61 RB .22 WRF SN 68171 with non original checkered slide and stock is sold out of RIA in June of 2018.
...
Forum: Winchester 09-25-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,238
Posted By twobit
I have updated the list with SN 9316. Michael

I have updated the list with SN 9316.

Michael
Forum: Winchester 09-25-2019, 08:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 603
Posted By twobit
Here is the updated link: ...

Here is the updated link: https://winchestercollector.org/forum/winchester-22-rim-fire/restored-model-61-at-montrose-sept-2019-1272/#p85336
Forum: Winchester 09-23-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 792
Posted By twobit
Thanks so much for the help. I have sent and...

Thanks so much for the help. I have sent and email and hopefully see how far we can get on this.

Michael
Forum: Winchester 09-23-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 603
Posted By twobit
Fake Model 61 at Montrose Sept 2019 #1272

Hello all,

This is the third time I have seen this rifle. The first time was at RIA in Feb of 2018 as Lot 2949. It was a standard rifle back then. Then it showed up at Montrose in Mar of 2018...
Forum: Winchester 09-21-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 792
Posted By twobit
Need Help with a Gunbroker Seller

Hello all,

I need some help identifying a seller on Gunbroker.com who lists out of Remlap, Alabama. I have come across another faked Model 61 which this seller sold and was a standard Shot,...
Forum: Winchester 09-16-2019, 06:45 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 25,514
Posted By twobit
Hello Doug, Yes I do. It was sold out of...

Hello Doug,

Yes I do. It was sold out of Hurley auction in April of 2018. Smooth top (non grooved) receiver?

Michael
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