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6 edition of Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms found in the catalog.

Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms

The Models of 1866, 1873 & 1876 (For Collectors Only)

by Arthur Pirkle

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by North Cape Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Small firearms, guns & other equipment,
  • Winchester rifle,
  • Home Improvement / Construction,
  • Reference,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8683348M
    ISBN 101882391055
    ISBN 109781882391059

    Winchester rifles, also known as “The Gun That Won the West,” made their debut in America with the Winchester Model which served as one of the world’s first repeating rifles. Since then, Winchester Repeating Arms Company has continued to design and manufacture quality firearms.   Winchester Model Number Made: Approximately ,; Years Of Production: to ; Identifying Features: Solid frame with no sideplate, full oval loading gate; The Model was John Moses Browning’s first attempt at a high-powered lever-action rifle. Distinguished by its vertical locking bars, this model was designed to take the caliber advantage of the one step further.

    Winchester manufactures several of the best-selling lever-action rifles, including the Model , , 94 Carbine, and the One of the most famous long guns, the Winchester Model is. The earliest successful repeating shotgun was the lever-action Winchester Model , designed by John Browning in at the behest of the Winchester Repeating Arms Company, who wanted to market a repeating shotgun. The lever-action design was chosen for reasons of brand recognition, Winchester being best known for manufacturing lever-action.

    The famous Winchester lever action repeating rifle, known as "the gun that won the West", had its beginnings in the Volcanic Firearms Company and the later designs by Benjamin Tyler Henry. Though never an official US government issued firearm, the Winchester was ubiquitous throughout the West, carried by Native American warriors, Texas Rangers Seller Rating: % positive. The Spencer repeating rifles and carbines were early American lever-action firearms invented by Christopher Spencer was the world's first military metallic cartridge repeating rifle, and over , examples were manufactured in the United States by the Spencer Repeating Rifle Co. and Burnside Rifle Co. between and


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Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms by Arthur Pirkle Download PDF EPUB FB2

Arthur Pirkle is a well-known collector and dealer in Winchester Firearms. He is the author of Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms, Vol.

1, the Models of, andand Vol. 2, The Models of and Mr. Pirkle served two tours of duty in Vietnam as a Marine Corps Master Sergeant. He has been collecting and studying Winchester firearms and records for more than /5(16).

This is the third book in the Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms series, the first new information published in more than 25 years on these fine, historical rifles.

We at North Cape Publications have endeavored to make it as useful a series as possible. Each model is examined on a part-by-part basis/5(33).

Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms: The Models of and by Arthur Pirkle Paperback $ Only 19 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over $/5(35). Winchester Lever-Action repeating rifles are an integral part of the folklore of the American West.

Introduced shortly after the American Civil War, the very first Winchester, the M, would go on to see military service as far afield as Bulgaria, but it was in the hands of civilians that it would become known as 'The gun that won the west.'/5. Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms: The Models of and by Arthur Pirkle Paperback $ Customers who viewed this item also viewed Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed/5(24).

At the forefront of this technological bow wave was the Winchester lever-action rifle, the weapon that "won the West" along with the Colt 45 single action revolver. "Winchester Lever-Action Rifles" is an Osprey Weapon Series book, authored by Martin Pegler, with illustrations by Mark Stacey and Alan Gilliland/5(43).

The History of Winchester Firearms This new edition which updates the book through includes sections on the Model O / U Rifle and O / U Rifle Shotgun models plus the Model It also includes 22 new commemorative models. Buy The Winchester Lever Action Repeating Rifles: The Modelsand (For Collectors Only) by Pirkle, Arthur (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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A series of books is about one of the most successful American firearm companies and their repeating rifles. These volumes cover classic and collectible Winchester repeating arms, including technical specifications, serial number ranges and production data.

Winchester Lever Action Repeating Firearms book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Book by Pirkle, Arthur5/5(1). Oliver Fisher Winchester was an innovative and driven man who saw the future of firearms and built an industrial empire around the lever-action rifle.

Born in Boston inWinchester’s initial foray into business was as a maker of men’s shirts. Get New and Used WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS Firearms at Volcanic Firearms (New Haven Arms Company) Lever Action Carbine However, subject of what is a factory rib and what is not has been covered in great detail in an excellent book on Model Seek expert advice before selling or purchasing any Model 42 with ventilated rib.

Winchester rifle is a comprehensive term describing a series of lever-action repeating rifles manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company.

Developed from the Henry rifle, Winchester rifles were among the earliest repeaters. The Model was particularly successful, being marketed by the manufacturer as "The Gun That Won the West". Books for Arms Collectors 7/2/ Military Manuals 1/2/ Books on Military History WINCHESTER DATES OF MANUFACTURE.

Lever Action Rifles. Henry Rifles Model Model Model Model Single Shot: Model With rifles from leading brands Henry, Winchester, Rossi and more, we’re sure to carry the lever-action rifle to best help you protect your home—or at least fill out your prized rifle collection.

We carry lever-actions in a wide variety of calibers, so whether it’s one chambered in Winchester, Magnum or something else, we have you covered. The most famous long gun in American history is described part-by part, by serial number range.

Common parts between the three models are compared. The first reference work on the Lever Action Winchester, and the most complete.

Softcover, /2" x /2" format, pages. The Table of Contents includes the following: Introduction; The Toggle. Despite lever-action shotguns never catching on the way their pump-action cousins did, the Winchester marks an important point in smoothbores development. The John M. Browning designed gun was the first commercially successful repeating shotgun, virtually changing shooters’ expectations overnight.

This brief introduction to the subject covers Winchester lever action rifles from the New Haven Arms Henry rifle to current Winchester (Herstal Group) production centerfire rifles. It is certainly not a definitive history, as that would require a very large tome and such books have already been written by people more knowledgeable than I.

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