Winchester Bringing Back The Model 1873

by James Nicholas the XDMAN



Winchester Repeating Arms Announces the Return of the Model 1873 Lever Action Rifle

 June 2013

 

Winchester Repeating Arms is pleased to announce the return of the Model 1873 lever-action rifle for 2013.  The Model 73 is world-renowned as "The Gun that Won the West". 

Consumers can now own a genuine Winchester Repeating Arms Model 73 with an oil-finished walnut stock, classic blued steel crescent buttplate and 20" round barrel, just like the original.

Other features include a full-length magazine tube, semi-buckhorn rear sight with Marble Arms® gold bead front sight. A steel loading gate and receiver rear tang that is drilled and tapped for a tang-mounted rear sight.  The Model 1873 is offered in .357/38 Special chambering. Suggested Retail, $1,299.99.

The Winchester 1873 is made by Miroku in Japan and imported by BACO, Inc Morgan Utah.