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WTS OR or WA WINCHESTER 1885 HI WALL by BALLARD RIFLE CO.

Discussion in 'Rifle Classifieds' started by 8x68s, Dec 29, 2015.

  1. 8x68s

    8x68s salem, oregon Member

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    WINCHESTER 1885 HIGH WALL REPLICA BY BALLARD RIFLE CO.; CODY, WY., SPECIAL SPORTING MODEL. 30", #3 OCTAGON DOUGLAS BARREL, ORIGINALLY CHAMBERED FOR 9.3x74R, CUSTOM RE-CHAMBERED TO 9.3-375 FLANGED MAGNUM. THIS CARTRIDGE IS MY OWN DESIGN. IT HAS A THICK SIDE RECEIVER WITH COLOR CASE HARDENED BREECH BLOCK AND S-LEVER & CUSTOM LEUPOLD VX-2, 2-7x SCOPE, BASES & 1" RINGS. METAL IS 98%. THE STOCK IS AN OIL FINISHED, EXHIBITION GRADE WALNUT WITH EBONY WEDGE INLAYS IN THE FORE END AND PISTOL GRIP. IT HAS A RAISED, SHADOW LINE CHEEKPIECE, SHOTGUN BUTT WITH LEATHER WRAPPED RECOIL PAD & HOWELL SLING SWIVELS. THE STOCK HAS NO CHECKERING AND SHOWS MINOR HANDLING MARKS ON THE FORE END. WOOD IS 95%. THIS HAS BEEN MY ELK RIFLE SINCE ITS PURCHASE IN 2003. INCLUDES REDDING CUSTOM RELOADING DIES, .375 FLANGED BRASS, AND A SELECTION OF 9.3mm BULLET WEIGHTS. QUESTIONS WELCOME. ASKING $5000 BUT WILL CONSIDER OFFERS, U.S. POSTAL MONEY ORDER OR PERSONAL CHECK. SHIPS TO YOUR FFL UPON BANK CLEARANCE. CASH ONLY FOR FACE TO FACE AT YOUR FFL.

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    ogre Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Oh my goodness. This looks so very, very sweet.
     
  3. No_Regerts

    No_Regerts United States Well-Known Member

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    Now THAT is a RIFLE!
     
  4. no time

    no time Roseburg area Active Member

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    WOW! She's purty!
    There should be a cover charge and age limit to view this!;)
     
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