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I have a Winchester 30-30 with the number 4893370

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Hello, Mark -

What do you need to know about your Winchester .30-30? Are you wishing to learn what year the rifle was manufactured? If so, the Winchester firearms company has records of the firearms they manufactured and so that you can identify the manufacturing year.

Go to this Winchester web page:
http://www.winchesterguns.com/support.html

Look along the left sidebar until you see the link for Date Your Firearm. Left click on that link. There is a link to a PDF (Adobe Reader) document with date ranges and serial numbers.

Posted on Dec 26, 2017

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SOURCE: 30-30 winchester lever action model number 94ae

Take it to a reputable gunsmith or Auction house, they will be able to advise you.

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SOURCE: I have a winchester model

your winchester was manufactured in 1952 based on the serial number givin

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SOURCE: wi want to know when my model 94 30-30 was made.

Winchester keeps an index of all serial numbers and manufacture dates. You can get this info off there website. You will need the model number and serial number, this will get you a year sometimes even a month if it a newer run. Good luck

Posted on Nov 26, 2011

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SOURCE: winchester 94 30/30 serial number 1572533

This is a cool site for looking up Winchester Dates of Manufacture: http://oldguns.net/sn_php/winmods.htm

Based on your model and serial number, this site says it was made in 1949.

I checked a few sources to make sure the above site was credible. The chart on this page also suggests your rifle was made in 1949: http://www.proofhouse.com/win/index.html

Posted on Jun 11, 2012

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SOURCE: what year was my model 94 Winchester 30-30 made if the serial number is 2294880?

1958

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