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Terry Wieland

About Terry Wieland

Terry Wieland is shooting editor of Gray’s Sporting Journal and a recognized authority on fine firearms. He is also a columnist for Rifle, Handloader, and Safari Times. He is a regular contributor to the annual Gun Digest and has won the Gun Digest John T. Amber Literary Award.

The Winchester 1886 - considered by many to be the greatest lever-action Winchester ever made. It is certainly the handsomest.

Restored To Life

At what point does a gun stop having serious collector value, and become more valuable as a candidate for restoration? Follow a Winchester 1886 from the dusty confines of the past to a whole new life.