How good is the 264 win mag?
264 Winchester Magnum is a 6.5mm cartridge that was ahead of its time when created in 1958. Given today’s mania over all things 6.5mm, the . 264 Winchester Magnum should be a top performer in these long-reach hunting rifles everyone seems to covet. This belted magnum cartridge bests the 6.5 Creedmoor by about 400 fps.
What year was my Model 70 Winchester made?
The Model 70 was originally manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company between 1936 and 1980. From the early 1980s until 2006, Winchester rifles were manufactured by U.S. Repeating Arms under an agreement with Olin Corporation, allowing USRA to use the Winchester name and logo.
Is 264 win mag good for elk?
264 Mag and they will kill and stomp all over an elk with a bullet over 200 grains and do it with aplomb at 300 yards!
What is the best bolt action rifle?
The 4 Best Bolt Action Rifles
- Remington Model 700: Best Tactical Bolt-Action Rifle.
- Winchester XPR: Best Budget Bolt-Action Rifle.
- Savage 110 Storm: Best Bolt-Action Rifle for the Money
- Ruger American Ranch: Best 5.56 Bolt-Action Rifle.
Is the 264 win mag dead?
The 264 Winchester Magnum is a 6.5mm cartridge that was ahead of its time when created in 1958. It slipped into a coma in the mid-1960s and has been at death’s door ever since. This belted magnum cartridge bests the 6.5 Creedmoor by about 400 fps.
Where can I buy a 264 Win Mag?
A very nice condition New Haven CT made Winchester Model 70 in impossible to find .264 Winchester Magnum caliber. The bluing and rifling are very strong. Wood finish on the stock i… (read more)
What’s the value of a Winchester Model 70?
The Collector value of these guns is high and rests mainly on condition, variation and caliber. The fewer the guns of a certain caliber that were produced, generally the more valuable the gun. The see how many of each caliber were produced, click here go to the number of guns produced.
What’s the serial number on a Winchester pre 64?
Winchester Pre 64 Model 70 243Win Varmint 26″ heavy barrel,fine bore,serial #503387,95% overall. GUN COLLECTIONS WANTED FOR CASH!
Are there any Winchester Model 70 Mausers left?
A few Model 70 were produced to special order in 7.65mm Argentine and 9mm Mauser, based on left over Model 54 barrels. These are very rare, and along with specimens in .250 Savage, 7×57, .300 Savage, and .35 Remington command premium prices. The more recent .358 Winchester, available only in the Featherweight model, is also a rare caliber.