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#13823920 - 05/15/19 Price check M70 FWT 257 Roberts  
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found one local with iron sights, pretty good condition, Im assuming 80s production.

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#13824197 - 05/16/19 Re: Price check M70 FWT 257 Roberts [Re: Jericho]  
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I saw one weeks ago with an older 3x9 Leupold for sale at my LGS. He wanted 695.

#13824235 - 05/16/19 Re: Price check M70 FWT 257 Roberts [Re: BLR358WIN]  
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Originally Posted by Jericho
found one local with iron sights, pretty good condition, Im assuming 80s production.


Anything under $700 is a steal these days...

Originally Posted by BLR358WIN
I saw one weeks ago with an older 3x9 Leupold for sale at my LGS. He wanted 695.
And you didn't buy it????? WTH? Was it all beat up?


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#13826004 - 05/16/19 Re: Price check M70 FWT 257 Roberts [Re: Jericho]  
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Ive already got 3 rifles in 257 Roberts. Was tempted though.

#13826427 - 05/16/19 Re: Price check M70 FWT 257 Roberts [Re: Jericho]  
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Hmmmm, this rifle is way over priced Im going to leave it be.

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#13826519 - 05/16/19 Re: Price check M70 FWT 257 Roberts [Re: Jericho]  
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The early 80’s model push feed Featherweights with the open sights are rare. Especially in 257 Roberts. They also made a few just like that in 7x57 and 6.5x55. Any one of those that’s clean is a steal at $800 bucks. My 7x57 is extremely accurate.


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#13826827 - 05/17/19 Re: Price check M70 FWT 257 Roberts [Re: chlinstructor]  
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Originally Posted by chlinstructor
The early 80’s model push feed Featherweights with the open sights are rare. Especially in 257 Roberts. They also made a few just like that in 7x57 and 6.5x55. Any one of those that’s clean is a steal at $800 bucks. My 7x57 is extremely accurate.


Don't see many 80's featherweights with sights, especially the 257 and 7X57 as "chlinstructor" stated. I have always had the opinion the 80-s featherweights with sights were the most attractive of the featherweights If the rifle is calling you name...get it.


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