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  1. The 444 Marlin
    I have a 444s with a barrel length of 17-17.5 inches. This firearm was made in 1976 and the barrel is stamped JM. Has this barrel been cut down or did Marlin make a barrel this short? I always thought the shortest barrel was 18.5. Has anyone mounted a EOTech red dot on their Marlin with a 3x...
  2. General Gun Related Off Topic Stuff
    Long title, but it says it all. I've been a pistol shooter for 14 years and picked up a couple military surplus rifles (my first ones) this past year. Didn't get to shoot them. Then I picked up a couple Marlin lever actions, a 336SS .30-30 and 1894c .357Mag. I have shot those. While this...