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Winchester Model 53 44-40 Takedown Rifle
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June 17, 2022 - 12:04 am
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Hi,

Listed it on Gunsinternational the other day, completely slipped my mind to post it here.

Was not something I ever intended to sell, but life happens.

Beautiful, early rifle.  Bought it from Burt on here maybe 2 years ago.  He can also attest to how nice an example it is.

Cheers.

Matt

https://www.gunsinternational.com/guns-for-sale-online/rifles/winchester-collectible-firearms/high-condition-scarce-winchester-model-53-44-40-takedown-rifle.cfm?gun_id=101973747

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That gun was in my collection for over 30 years – it is absolutely correct and has an excellent bore. Model 53’s in 44 takedown have always been hard to find.

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Yes, it is a fine fine 53 TD 44.  If I had an income, I would not be selling it.  But, because I decided to choose what does or does not go in my body, the Government decided to put my 18 years of service behind me.  Same for the wife. F*** them.

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Matt74 said
Yes, it is a fine fine 53 TD 44.  If I had an income, I would not be selling it.  But, because I decided to choose what does or does not go in my body, the Government decided to put my 18 years of service behind me.  Same for the wife. F*** them.

Matt 

  

That really sucks man.

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Matt74 said
Yes, it is a fine fine 53 TD 44.  If I had an income, I would not be selling it.  But, because I decided to choose what does or does not go in my body, the Government decided to put my 18 years of service behind me.  Same for the wife. F*** them.

Matt 

  

I’m sorry it happened this way. My employer shares my views but it’s been a tough couple of years for folks who think for themselves. I can’t give you what this rifle is worth but you and your better half are in my prayers.

 

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Thanks for the replies guys, much appreciated. 
I am sure better times ahead 🙂

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And, price is negotiable 🙂

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