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For the 22 rimfire fans. Just acquired another collector grade 69A to complete my collection of model 69’s. All four are different variations. Thanks to JWA for his book and identification of each model. 

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1939 G6901R Type 1

1947 6901 Type 4A

1949 G6902R Type 4A

1958 G6902R Type 8

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Rick, Nice set of rifles there!

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Can’t quit until you have a 697!  (Might be a tight fit in your case, but that’s no excuse.)

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Rick, Nice set of rifles there!

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Thanks Jeff. My collector interest peaked after your magnificent book was published. 

G6901R Type 1

6901 Type 4A

G6902R Type 4A

G6902R Type 8

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Can’t quit until you have a 697!  (Might be a tight fit in your case, but that’s no excuse.)

  

It’s on the list Clarence. Can always hope to find 4 of them! ?

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Rick, is the bottom rifle a M69-A?   Big Larry

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Larry the top one is a model 69 and the others are 69A’s. 

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Larry the top one is a model 69 and the others are 69A’s. 

  

Looks like a Weaver J model scope, which I’d prefer over a K on a .22; still my favorite make of hunting scope; the old ones, I mean.

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For the 22 rimfire fans. Just acquired another collector grade 69 to complete my collection of model 69’s. All four are different variations. Thanks to JWA for his book and identification of each model. 

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You also need a Match and Target. Hard to find, and expensive for a M69A. JWA has most all of them, and I have a few as well. They are really nice rifles. Get em while they are cheap.    Big Larry

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Yes Big Larry those would be nice. Clarence has mentioned them before also. Always on the lookout.  

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Very nice. I agree, other the the 52, now is the time to be buying these IMO under valued and under interested in Winchesters in 22 rimfire.

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clarence said

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Larry the top one is a model 69 and the others are 69A’s. 

  

Looks like a Weaver J model scope, which I’d prefer over a K on a .22; still my favorite make of hunting scope; the old ones, I mean.

  

It is Clarence. I’m in agreement with you on the old ones and Weaver J model. 

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RickC said

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RickC said

Larry the top one is a model 69 and the others are 69A’s. 

  

Looks like a Weaver J model scope, which I’d prefer over a K on a .22; still my favorite make of hunting scope; the old ones, I mean.

  

It is Clarence. I’m in agreement with you on the old ones and Weaver J model. 

  

I have a minty J4 in it’s original box. I also have a B6. Bought them as period scopes for my M69’s and M72’s with grooved receivers. Have never used them for shooting. I found the Baby Redfield to be a much better scope. About double the price of a J series Weaver, but not period correct. Big Larry

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