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  1. The 45/70 Govt.
    Who needs a Cheytac with a massive scope, bags and bipod? Mark and Sam after work. Impressive shooting:
  2. Bear Tooth Mercantile
    We finished some stainless steel medium loop levers after making some changes to our machining process. At the moment we have matte finish stainless steel available for the straight grip 1895's/Guide Guns. We will have the highly polished stainless and carbon steel for bluing available in the...
  3. The 45/70 Govt.
    Hi, Today I was shooting my 1895 GG at the range in preperations for the mandatory (in Norway) big game test, now I know my gun shoots great with 405 grains lead bullets with GC that I load myself, but as I got 100 rounds of Winchester Super X 300 grain hunting bullets when I purchased my gun it...
  4. The 45/70 Govt.
    Hello all, I purchased a beautiful 2009 JM-marked stainless 1895GS 45-70 last Saturday and decided immediately that I wanted to remove the checkering and refinish the furniture. At the same time, I slimmed down the forestock as it seemed unnecessarily bulky or "fat". Kind of reminded me of a...
  5. The 45/70 Govt.
    When it arrived at my FFL, I went in and they placed sealed unopened marlin box in front of me, now at this point i was sweating a little, hoping it was not horrendous like you hear about. Opened the box slowly and guess what? It was flawless!!:congrats: Fit and finish was spot on, sights were...
    I read the reviews, decided to purchase one anyways.......fate payed me back with canted sights. The return process will be documented here.
  7. General Gun Related Off Topic Stuff
    For those of us that understand the beauty of a straight stocked, 18.5" barrel lever gun! We do ask that taunting of non-owners be kept in good taste.... 1895gunner
  8. 336
    I was searching the 'net for info on bluing the muzzle of my old 336 and happened upon this thread at The High Road forum. Check out the pics of this guy's 336 overhaul. He took a '74 30/30 and produced his own budget version of Wild West Guns' $2k Alaskan CoPilot. Pretty cool - and he says its...