Please consider registering

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —

— Match —

— Forum Options —

Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_Print sp_TopicIcon
Winchester Model 12 unlocking bolt by pushing forend forward.
January 8, 2020
2:42 am
WACA Member
Forum Posts: 1
Member Since:
December 3, 2019
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I have a Winchester Model 12 that doesn't require the forend to move forward to unlock the bolt. Is this unusual? I actually like it a lot better

January 13, 2020
7:57 pm
WACA Member
Forum Posts: 11
Member Since:
February 3, 2019
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I've heard that occurs from wear, and is a way to check condition.  All mine require it.  Had one delivered to LGS, and they told me there was a problem with it (a pristine 20 gauge) and I showed him the push forward thing.  Cool engineering.  Never think about having to do it while shooting.

Forum Timezone: UTC 0

Most Users Ever Online: 628

Currently Online: Old Guns
54 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Forum Stats:

Groups: 1

Forums: 16

Topics: 6964

Posts: 56625

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 945

Members: 9000

Moderators: 5

Admins: 3

Top Posters:

1873man: 4157

twobit: 2538

TXGunNut: 2288

Maverick: 1496

clarence: 1438

Big Larry: 1394

Chuck: 1263

JWA: 1244

Wincacher: 1181

Brad Dunbar: 1076