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Lyman 21 sight variation
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I’ve never seen a Lyman 21 with the slotted front mounting hole (at least on a Winchester).  I’m not interested in this rifle but just thought it was a strange variation.  Wondering what application code is on the back and if it belongs on a different rifle??

https://www.gunsinternational.com/guns-for-sale-online/rifles/winchester-rifles-model-1894-pre-64/winchester-1894-25-35-octagon-rifle.cfm?gun_id=101902245

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deerhunter said
I’ve never seen a Lyman 21 with the slotted front mounting hole (at least on a Winchester).  I’m not interested in this rifle but just thought it was a strange variation.  Wondering what application code is on the back and if it belongs on a different rifle??

https://www.gunsinternational.com/guns-for-sale-online/rifles/winchester-rifles-model-1894-pre-64/winchester-1894-25-35-octagon-rifle.cfm?gun_id=101902245

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Seems like it’s been customized (modified). I doubt it was factory on this particular rifle. Maybe someone modified the sight to fit the frame of an 1892 at one time and now it’s found a home on this gun? Who knows?

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