This Angle Eject redesign was produced in 1983 at about serial number 5,300,000.
The Winchester Model 94 was produced by Winchester Repeating Arms Company through 1980 and then by U. Repeating Arms under the Winchester brand until they ceased to manufacture rifles in 2006.
FAQ Q What is the historical timeline for Winchester firearms? 1866 Oliver Winchester buys control of New Haven Arms Company and changes name to the Winchester Repeating Arms Company. The Model 94 lever action is now available in a Trails End Hunter model, with a round or octagon barrel.
Answer: Below is a brief timeline of historical information regarding Winchester Firearms: Year Event 1854 Introduction of volcanic repeating handguns. Oliver Winchester buys stock in Volcanic Repeating Arms. Model 1866 "Yellow Boy lever action introduced -- first gun to bear the Winchester name. A Marble’s front sight is featured on most Model 94 rifles.
Winchester name brand and the Model 1894 go hand and hand. Browning in 1893 specifically to be a perfect match for the new 30-30, which was smokeless cartridge.
It was a culmination of the evolution of Winchester lever actions and proving to be an extremely versatile rifle.
1875 Winchester buys rights to Hotchkiss bolt action centerfire. 1879 John Browning patents his single shot rifle 1880 Oliver Winchester passes on. Several high-grade “Tribute” models are available for a limited time.
1932--Serial numbers were picked at random and large blocks were skipped so serial numbers will be found as high as 849,110. Model 1300 NWTF Black Shadow, Turkey Superflage and Buck & Tom, Superflage Camo offered with TRUGLO sights Model 9410, a .410 bore lever action shotgun makes it debut. 1966 Model 66 introduced -- first commemorative produced. Supreme Over/Under shotgun introduced Model 1300 Black Shadow Cantilever Deer, Black Shadow Deer, Camo Turkey, and Compact Deer offered Model 70 Coyote push-feed rifle and the 7mm STW caliber offered Model 94 Pack Rifle available Winchester offers historic rifles in the Model 1885 Low Wall rimfire, the extra light Model 1886, and the Model 1895 in 405 Winchester. Many new models from the Custom Gun shop in both Model 70’s and Model 94’s offered 2001 Super X2 in 3 1/2” NWTF Turkey black synthetic stock, and camo option offered, as well as a Sporting Clays shotgun.One of the most notable changes occurred in the 1960s when production costs of the earlier Model 94 design increased dramatically, the company made the decision to find less expensive methods of production or face pricing itself out of the hunting market, which made up a large percentage of retail sales.they chose stamped sheet metal and roll pins for parts previously machined from solid steel.Volcanic carbine introduced 1856 Offices moved to New Haven, Connecticut. 1868 Assets of Spencer Company purchased by Winchester. The Browning Shop had begun a partnership with Winchester that would last the next 19 years. The new Timber Scout, a very fast, quick rifle is offered in 30-30 or 44 Rem. The Model 94 Legacy, with a 26” round or octagon barrel, is offered with a blued or case-colored receiver.1873 Model 1873 lever action introduced in centerfire and rimfire. In the spring of 1883, rights to the Model 1878 Single Shot, (later called the Model 1885), were purchased by T. The Model 9422, one of the most popular 22 rimfire rifles ever, is discontinued. The first centerfire bolt action designed by Winchester specifically for sporting use. 2003 New 223 and 243 Winchester Super Short Magnum (WSSM) cartridges introduced New Model 70 Super Shadow and Ultimate Shadow Blued and Stainless with new over-molded stocks with rubber gripping surfaces Model 70 Featherweight Super Short, Coyote, Camo Ultimate Shadow and RMEF Super Grade Stainless The Model offered with new top tang safety to preserve looks The Model 9417 offered in Traditional and Legacy models New Supreme Select Elegance, Field and Sporting models offered Dura-Touch® Armor Coating added to many models SX2 in the Universal Hunter Field and Signature Red Sporting added Custom Shop offered a Custom Carbon and Custom Featherweight Model 70 and Custom Limited Edition, New Generation Model 94 2004 The 25 WSSM caliber added Model 70s offered in the new WSSM calibers. 1936 Model 70 centerfire bolt action rifle introduced. 2002 The Winchester Short Magnum in 270 WSM and 7mm WSM available in the Model 70 Model 94 in an exquisite, I of 1000, and 1 of 100 Heritage Model 94 Limited edition in 38-55 caliber Model 9410 Packer shotgun, shorter barrel Super X2 Greenhead with a Dura-Touch stock Model 1300 NWTF introduced in a Short Turkey version The 270 WSM wins “Ammunition of the Year” by the Shooting Industry Academy of Excellence.WACA members who are also CFM Members will receive 15 additional record searches on top of the regular quantity of searches included in the standard CFM membership package, regardless of membership level.I have a Winchester model 70 30.06 serial number 116XXX. In addition, no rifle came to symbolize the romance of the West more that the Winchester Model 94. Utilizes a box magazine especially designed to accommodate the recently introduced high power smokeless cartridges and pointed bullets. Featherweight in stainless and a new Sporter III is introduced.