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Old May 31st, 2016, 04:13 PM   #31
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My 2 go to rifles are My Winchester Model 94 in 32 special and my Marlin Model 1895 in 45-70. If I was going to Alaska I would take my Winchester Model 71 in .348.
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Old May 31st, 2016, 04:59 PM   #32
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My Marlin's

Both JM stamped no safety Marlins. One is my .444 the other was my dad's 336 in 44 mag. Both are keepers!
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Old June 5th, 2016, 08:48 PM   #33
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Don't own any lever guns....yet, but a stainless 45-70 would be one on the list along with a 30-30 model 94 just for the heck of it.
One of my favorite guns is the Marlin 1895 Guide gun. If you find a nice one buy it

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Old July 7th, 2016, 07:52 PM   #34
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the Browning 92 in .44 Magnum and the Marlin '95 .45-70 Guide Gun with a full-length magazine. Neither has let me down.

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Old August 11th, 2016, 10:49 AM   #35
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Marlin 1895 SBL, Winchester Model 94 .30-30 (made 2004), Savage Model 99 takedown in .250 Sav.

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Old August 11th, 2016, 12:10 PM   #36
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Wow, I don't even know where to begin, so many choices of barrel length and caliber! I hate these kind of questions!

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Old August 11th, 2016, 04:32 PM   #37
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My go to are my only two, a 65 mod 88 Winchester .308 and my Browning 1886 SRC 45/70 . They both work very well and have helped fill the freezer over the years. The way or area I'm going to hunt makes my choice on which rifle goes with me that day.

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Old August 11th, 2016, 04:55 PM   #38
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I'd show my 1894SS, but I sold it for twice what I paid and bought a SA Scout.

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Old August 12th, 2016, 05:23 PM   #39
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Savage Model 99 in 358 Winchester and a early straight stocked Marlin Model 1895 in 45/70. Not much you can't handle with them.

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Old August 12th, 2016, 05:58 PM   #40
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Marlin 336C 30-30 and still waiting on #2 to come along. Pretty sure it's going to be a Marlin 45/70.

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Old August 13th, 2016, 02:12 AM   #41
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Marlin 336 .35REM and Winchester 1873 .357Mag

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Old January 12th, 2017, 08:11 PM   #42
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My 2 go to lever guns are my marlin cowboy 45-70 and my original Winchester 73 deluxe in 38wcf or 38-40. The 73 was bought new by great grandfather has a nice brown patina no rust ever, bore is perfect, has checkered aaa wood 24" octagons barrel with ivory tipped front sight and adjustable pronghorn rear.
Gun was handed down with a first gen Colt SAA with long flute cylinder built in 1913 chambered in 45lc with stag grips. Both guns get shot often.
Do you consider sharps lever guns?

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Old January 12th, 2017, 08:59 PM   #43
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Daytona, if you don't post the picture it didn't happen :) Seriously , How about a pic of the 1873 model Winchester.

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Old January 12th, 2017, 09:03 PM   #44
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Have a Marlin .450 MR with the longer barrel and pistol grip stock, kind of rare. Took a Miroku Winnie 95 in .405 Win to RSA a couple years ago, still have that. Another rare one is a Winchester 9422 Classic, only made for a couple years in the 80's. Just sold a Miroku Model 71 .348 and a Rossi 92 .44-40 Win. Keeping the Uberti 73 in .44-40 instead. All neat rifles.

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Old January 12th, 2017, 09:57 PM   #45
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My tiny collection:

Browning Bl22- .22lr/l/s
Winchester 1892 (miroku 16" trapper)- .38/357 mag
Marlin 1895G- .45/70 gov't

...small, medium and large.

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