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Model 70 Barrel Replacement - A Customer's Experience

Guest authored by customer P. Dawson This article was written by a customer who kindly related their experience re-barreling a cherished family heirloom rifle.  The article is presented here without editing or revision.  We have added a few comments at the end of the article to help any who may attempt to use this article as a DIY guide for replacing a barrel. My first barrel replacement on a pre-’64 Winchester model 70. Disclaimer: Don’t believe anything you read here and don’t try any of this ever. You have been warned. Blaine Rorabaugh was a Navy Sea Bee stationed in the South Pacific during WWII. He was also my maternal grandfather and perhaps the most colorful person in...

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