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  1. Bought a 39 a by accident

    I was doing a check of Gunbroker when I stumbled across a Marlin 39 a where the high bid was $300. I sold one 5 years ago, it was circa 1960, not a beauty for sure, for $550. So I upped the bid to $305 and much to my surprise I won. The pictures on Gunbroker showed it was rough. The stock looked...
  2. A 35-30/30 Project

    Photos of Custom Marlin's
    In this thread I am going to document the process of transforming a Marlin 336SS from 30-30 to 35-30/30. The base rifle is a current production, after the Remington buyout, 336SS that I picked up a year ago. Honestly, for a new out of the box rifle it's a piece of crap. Action is rougher than...
  3. Questions about Cerakote-ing a Marlin 336C

    First post here on the forums, so here goes: I just purchased my first beater 336C. The bluing is pretty beat and I want to strip it and put a Cerakote (bake on finish). Then I'll either refinish or replace the stock. My question is regarding the Cerakote. Are there any parts that are too...