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Old 04-19-2012, 01:48 AM   #11
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So are Weatherby Vangaurds and Brownings.
There are some features that newer ones have I don't care for. A safety on the bolt is a really dumb idea. Mine has no safety as it should be.
That's a good point, I just hate seeing iconic American guns going over seas. Not Winchester, Browning, or Weatherby's fault, I blame our lousy government.
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That's a good point, I just hate seeing iconic American guns going over seas. Not Winchester, Browning, or Weatherby's fault, I blame our lousy government.
True, but U.S. companies had no interest in building 1892's anymore. They were obselete.
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The 1892 Winchester action was/is the pinnacle of lever action design and craftsmanship.
I think it was the 1895....
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Trez we all know that the 1895 killed many people just with its ugly looks

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