Winchesters winchester model 1894 page 1 collectors firearms. This winchester model 1894 is a lever action repeating rifle in. What is the blue book value of a 30 30 winchester model 94. I particularly enjoyed reading chapter 14, fun facts which is a compilation of model 1894 94 and model. Since the publication of the groundbreaking first edition of the winchester model 94 the first 100 years, this revised and expanded edition is the culmination of the authors relentless research on the winchester model 94. Winchester model 1894 carbine leveraction rifle in. Which model configuration of 1894 rifle do you have. Winchester model 1895 is a comprehensive history and analysis that includes original winchester documentation, drawings and photographs, much of which has never before been published. The winchester model 1894 rifle also known as the winchester 94 or model 94 is a leveraction repeating rifle that became one of the most famous and popular hunting rifles of all time. The book is pretty well written, full of good information and very well illustrated. Winchester, model 97, 16 ga, 85% overall condition, no cracks in wood, no dents in barrel, original winchester butt plate, all original. It was the ultimate iteration of winchester levers and, although coming at the end of westward expansion, is often called the gun that won the west. For a winchester that can not be lettered, there is a decent chance that a sna date can be provided.
Replacement and original parts for winchesters and other antique firearms plus jimenez bryco jennings, including firing pins, magazine tubes, barrels, receivers. Winchester model 1895 last of the classic lever actions. Shop for winchester rifles 1895 parts today with numrich gun parts. This is an exhaustive study of the winchester model 189494. Since its inception, the model 1894 winchester has enjoyed wide acceptance with the shooting public. It was designed by john browning in 1894 and originally chambered to fire two metallic black powder cartridges, the. This is an exhaustive study of the winchester model 1894 94. Have searched this but cannot find anything addressing it.
What is the value of a winchester 1894 serial number. Replacement and original parts for winchesters and other antique firearms plus jimenez bryco jennings, including firing pins, magazine tubes, barrels, receivers, takedown manuals, butt plates and screws, grips stocks and more. Comes complete with cody firearms form that specifies that it has a 14 lop with 278 drop. Winchester rifles modern lever model 94 pre 64 local deals. Some are rifles with a 26 barrel and some are chambered for the 3030 cartridge. What is the value of a winchester 1894 serial number 142894 3855 answered by a verified firearms expert. I have a winchester model 1894 3030 with serial 7688 in good condition.
Condition is about 85% all original external, mirror bore, nothing missing or damaged. Looking at buying one of these, its a 2628 barrel thats half octagonround, magazine tube is. Winchester pre64 model 1894 images can usually be enlarged by clicking them use back button to return. The winchester model 1894 has harvested more than all the rest perhaps combine. Antique bolt, antique lever, antique pump, single shot, bolt action, combination, double, lever post64, lever pre64, military, hi wall deluxe, trapper saddle ring, super grade special deluxe, engraved, custom, pre war, routledge bore, african super gr. For the model 1894 94, a factory lettter can be provided for just serial numbers 1 353,999 through early 1907. It has a 26 inch round barrel with a full barrel length tube magazine. Winchester s marketing slogan was quite a bold statement, but one that was not braggadocio.
According to george madis excellent reference for all things winchester the winchester book half or nonstandard magazines comprised about one in 725. Classic walnut provides a close match to original factory stocks. Determine the book value of firearm after you have found your model. For your firearm, the following current values apply from the blue book of gun values. Winchester mod 9430 wcf the firearms forum the buying. This is a discussion on 94 centennial model 30 30 winches ter. American rifleman a look back at the winchester 1894. There are also several variations within some of those models. What is the value of a winchester model 94 cal 3855 made. Fanciers of the winchester model 1894 will be absolutely delighted with what is in this book for it truly gives you everything you ever wanted to know about the 1894 winchester, as well as covering a lot of questions you probably wouldnt have thought to ask. The value of a winchester model 94 value will depend on configuration and condition. For blue book of guns firearms appraisals, ask an expert. The standard traditional 94 carbine was a lever action and had a plain walnut stock, with a shotguntype buttplate.
I have a winchester m94 that was manufactured in 1952. Winchester 1904 gun parts antique firearms, winchester. For the differences you will need to study madis or rennebergs books on the winchester model 94, way too many minor differences i. I have a friend whos got to sell a family heirloom winchester rifle to meet the demands of an estate. Save winchester model 94 stock set to get email alerts and updates on your ebay feed.
Part of this was due to the ubiquity of the john m. This manual will first outline the history of the 1894 winchester, then provide information on what tools will be needed in order to properly disassemble your gun. In your experience, how do the blue book of gun values stack up in reality, vs the prices listed. Mechanically, the 1894 was a continued improvement on john brownings alreadyexcellent 1892 model. The first 30 cal 1894 was in the 3,300 range and shipped on may 29, 1895 according to rennebergs book on the 1894 winchester. When the model 70 was introduced way back in 1936 it represented what i consider to be the ultimate culmination of the american boltaction hunting rifle. Winchester model 1894 serial number 36200 was manufactured in december of 1897, and it will most likely letter as being received in the warehouse in january of 1898. Frame has almost all patina with blue in protected areas. Blue book of gun valuesreality vs theory winchester.
Winchester model 1894 lever action rifle nra museums. Disassembly takedown gunsmithing manual winchester model 1894. There are quite a few typographical errors, but they do not interfere significantly with the book s readability, and they are not so severe as to confuse the information presented in the book. Since the publication of the groundbreaking first edition of the winchester model 94 the first 100 years, this revised and expanded edition is the culmination of the authors relentless research on thewinchester model 94. To the maximum extent possible, the dates of manufacture shown were obtained from the original winchester factory polishing room serialization records. Is there any difference in a winchester 1894 and a 94 model. It is filled with great photographs and hardtofind details about americas favorite rifle. Winchester rifles model 1894 pre64 for sale guns international. It is obvious that the author, who is also a winchester collector, loves the subject he wrote about. This book not only is a musthave for model 1895 enthusiastsit also contains many items of interest for all winchester collectors. Whats more, is presents neverbeforepublished information on the 1894 s elegant offspring, the model 55 and 64 from readers over the globe. Prices seem a little high in the book, i think, until you start getting in the 95% rangethen the values seem low relative to what is out there at gun shows. Winchester model 1895last of the classic lever actions is now available for preorder at our website, with shipments scheduled to begin in late july. The result is the definitive study on the most successful leveraction rifle of all time.
Russia issued many of their winchester model 1895 rifles to troops from. Model 1894 leveraction rifle winchester repeating arms customer service department united states 275 winchester avenue morgan, utah 840509333 phone. Somewhere in the 500,000 serial number range, sometime in the early 1920s, winchester dropped the 1894 and it became the model 94. Sell your winchester 1894 for free today on gunsamerica. I am talking about pre1898 and slightly thereafter winchester 1886s, 1892s, and 1894 s. It is a fact that most authors lack the determination to cover every aspect of a subject matter, they usually underestimate the commitment that is required and do not want to invest the time or energy needed to delve into the real minutiae of research. It was strong and simple to operate, offering both speed and power.
This page uses frames, but your browser doesnt support them. This gun is pictured on page 315 of the winchester engraving book by larry wilson. Get the 74th edition of the worlds greatest gun book. It is estimated that only 1 of approximately every 725 model 1894s had a pistol grip stock. Except for evolutionary changes, it is the same firearm. Winchester 1894 rifle early 30 wcf 1st year productionthis is a very early antique pre1898 model 1894 sporting rifle in caliber 30 wcf, a. There a a bunch of good winchester books and collectors know never say never between the custom orders and. Hailed in its day as a flatshooting, high velocity rifle, the 94 and its famous cartridge, the. A few words on the book winchester model 1895 last of the classic lever actions. Winchesters model of 1894 sporting rifle first model with 10 oclock screw. It was sold to the state of texans for use by their state police. Barrel has approximately 95% original blue with a small area of pits. Shop for winchester rifles 1894 parts today with numrich gun parts.
The nook book ebook of the winchester model 94 2nd edition by. The winchester model 1894 rifle is a leveraction repeating rifle that became one of the most famous and popular hunting rifles of all time. Use the space below to record information about your new firearm. The model 1873 was one of the most successful winchester rifles of its day, with winchester marketing it as the gun that won the west. There are 17 model configurations of the post64 model 94 winchester. Whats more, is presents neverbeforepublished information on the 1894s elegant offspring, the model 55 and 64 from readers over the globe.1001 346 688 455 644 306 1296 294 23 340 1154 481 144 1167 517 275 893 1247 1490 746 53 730 1437 575 960 93 572 79 55 479 282 99 215 934 240 762