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Winchester closing its plant
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 8:19 pm    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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I wonder if it was possible to avoid this situation that Winchester had. Or how cheap the rights to the name to make rifles would be Laughing

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Through forbearance maybe.....if that was the situation they were in, in the frist place. The name i would figure may be in the possible $100m range?

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 8:20 pm    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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I sure hope the people at Winchester can spell better then some of you guys......!! Of course I can see now why some people used their 30-30's as "jack Handles"..... , that's possibly what it says on some 30-30 winchesters. ROFL Hiding Point


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 8:23 pm    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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The name i would figure may be in the possible $100m range?

Well shucks (do people even say that anymore ?? Confused ) Its out of my league. Sad

I wonder though if Winchester goes down does that mean there guns will go up in value by stores that wanna make a few extra bucks ?? Confused

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 8:29 pm    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

I'd say so.....as soon as that plant shut the doors + $$$$!

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 21, 2006 12:05 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

Word is that the distributors are seeing a run on Winchester 94's 70's and 1300's by the gun show dealers. Some distributors are already out of stock.

This weekend should tell the story if any of you are going to a gun show. Report back and let us know about any price increases.

Some gunshops are pulling the Winchesters off the shelf and holding them back to see what happens with prices.

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 21, 2006 12:20 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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I'd say so.....as soon as that plant shut the doors + $$$$!


Hmmmmm....... I don't have a winch ester in the place...... I guess that makes my collection worth more already...... ! ROFL Hiding

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 21, 2006 3:26 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

Last year, the dealers couldn't sell them and now they can't get enough to sell. It sure would be a kick if Winchester turned around and said they changed their mind. Best sales figures they ever had.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 21, 2006 3:37 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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I'd say so.....as soon as that plant shut the doors + $$$$!


Hmmmmm....... I don't have a winch ester in the place...... I guess that makes my collection worth more already...... ! ROFL Hiding


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 10:18 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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I'd say so.....as soon as that plant shut the doors + $$$$!


Hmmmmm....... I don't have a winch ester in the place...... I guess that makes my collection worth more already...... ! ROFL Hiding

Bushy and 10ring, I am mistaken. I do so have a Winchester. Shocked I forgot that I have a Win Model 2200 12ga shotgun..............!! I haven't used it in so long I forgot it was there. I came across it today, I better keep looking to see what else I have that I didn't know I had!!! Shocked Laughing

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 10:45 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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Bushy and 10ring, I am mistaken. I do so have a Winchester. Shocked

You don't want that do you??? wtf ......I will gladly do you the favor and let you ship it to my FFL.... and even pay the shipping for me to take it off your Marlin hands Very Happy Wouldn't want you poisoning you fine collection with that. Cheers


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 11:27 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

I do not know if this is true but I read that a Hunting and Fishing store here in So. Cal bought out all remaining stock of the 94's. The store is Turners Outdoorsman. I only saw this one time and that seems that it would be a little expensive. Has anyone else heard anything like this?

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 11:52 am    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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Bushy and 10ring, I am mistaken. I do so have a Winchester. Shocked

You don't want that do you??? wtf ......I will gladly do you the favor and let you ship it to my FFL.... and even pay the shipping for me to take it off your Marlin hands Very Happy Wouldn't want you poisoning you fine collection with that. Cheers ROFL

Well I would but I haven't used it in a long time and I'm not sure if it still goes bang, (even though it looks like new) Shocked so instead of wasting your money shipping it to you, I'll put it back where I found it. Very Happy ROFL Besides I don't think they made many model 2200's, did they........?

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 12:35 pm    Post subject: Re: Winchester closing its plant Reply with quote

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Well I would but I haven't used it in a long time and I'm not sure if it still goes bang, (even though it looks like new) Shocked so instead of wasting your money shipping it to you, I'll put it back where I found it. Very Happy ROFL Besides I don't think they made many model 2200's, did they........?

My money wtf ......I thought i was being nice taking it off your hands since it would taint all that is good (your Marlin collection Yuck ) . But since you want me to pay shipping, yeah, you can put it back where you found it.......on top of everything else laying on a velvet pillow Haha Hiding

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