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  1. Super clean 1936 in 30-30

    Model 36 & Other Square Bolt Levers
    This is the rifle that inspired me to join this forum. I have a few other Marlins, but this is definitely my oldest. I have read on some forums that a B serial number prefix indicates 1941 production, but other information suggests that it would be 1936-37. I would like to learn as much as...
  2. Model 1936 30-30 1st addition

    Model 36 & Other Square Bolt Levers
    Hi, I'm new to this site but have been visiting it for a while looking for information and advice. I have a mod 1936 that I purchased from my friend 10 years ago, now considering wether to sell it or hold on to it for a shooter for grandkids. Here is the guns story as told to me; His father...
  3. Model 1936, fairly rough - buy, or run away?

    Model 36 & Other Square Bolt Levers
    Hi all, I'm looking for my first deer gun. And, just like with cars, I prefer old faithful over the latest new & shiny thing that has just been released. That said, my local hunting supply store (fairly good reputation) has a "Marlin 1936" listed in their used section, $450 (marked down from...
  4. My first Marlin 1936

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    A few years back I picked up a nice little lever action 30-30 at a local auction. Love the gun, it shoots great, has a nice feel, it is light to carry... Last weekend at deer camp someone asked me how old my gun was. I had no idea so I started searching the internet. I believe I have a real nice...