Biesen (Al & Roger) custom pre-64 Winchester Model 70 .300 H&H Magnum. A one-owner rifle completed in 2010, serial 141166 has a 23-inch barrel (light sporter contour, .575-inch muzzle diameter, island sling swivel stud). Features include a magnum-length action, rust blue finish, jeweled bolt body/extractor/follower/rail, reprofiled bolt handle, checkered bolt knob (two panels), three-position safety, reprofiled and checkered bolt release button, custom bottom metal machined by Tommy Burgess and a tuned trigger. STOCK: Crafted from a AA-grade English walnut blank with grain running strong through the wrist, formalities include an ebony forend tip, borderless wrap checkering accented with bold fleurs, scalloped cheek rest with a tapering shadow line, checkered steel grip cap, inletted sling swivel stud and a Pachmayr recoil pad. ENGRAVING: A mountain goat in full profile against a backdrop of peaks by E.C. Prudhomme (signed) is surrounded by intricate leafy vines and dresses the bottom metal to nearly full coverage. DIMENSIONS: Weight is 7.2 pounds and the length-of-pull is 13.8 inches. ACCURACY: The initial test target shows a three-shot group (100 yards, 180-grain AccuBond handloads) measuring .60-inch center-to-center is included. Nosler 200-grain Partition loads also perform very well. CONDITION: The bore is superb, strong and bright. Metal finish is at least 95 percent with trace silvering at the muzzle, bolt handle and shroud. Wood crowds 98 percent with a few minor impressions. The price is firm and layaway is available. $8,500 plus shipping.
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