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Old March 6, 2010, 11:00 AM   #1
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Calling all Winchester Model 12 experts

What changes did Winchester make to the Model 12 to make it a feather weight?

I don't have time to do my own research right now, I have to go to the range.

Thanks in advance for the info.
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Old March 6, 2010, 02:04 PM   #2
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I'm not an expert, but the Model 12 Featherweight (1959-62) differed from the original Model 12 in the manner of the barrel take down. Instead of the classic Winchester 97/12 cross push-pin, the Featherweight had a lighter assembly incorporating a twist knob.
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