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Old 05-30-2019, 05:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Plantnut View Post
I did have the sights pegged to the right. I at first thought I had a Winchester sight as the windage adjustment had small arrows and a w mark (see first link) but I now think it is a Bendix Stromberg sight.

These were used in 1956 timeframe on SA 5.9-6.09 range.

The receiver does have a really nice heel stamp. I recently purchased another Win-13 with an original WRA barrel, but it's receiver heel is more beat up and not as nice color. I'm struggling with which one I like better. :>)
A nice score on two really nice rifles.
Reports like this makes it hard to stay away so I guess another trip down this Saturday is in order.

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