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  1. 40 65 quest question

    32-40 38-55/375 & Other Non Standard Caliber
    Last night I bid on a Remington falling block in 40 65.Nice gun, it had been restored, but the price started to climb in the last 20 minutes, so I didn't pursue it. It needed sights, and with shipping, transfer fee, credit card not being particularly enamored with falling blocks I...
  2. Re-Chambering Marlin 30AS

    I was fortunate enough to inherit 2 Marlin lever action .30-30's over the years. I LOVE My 1967 Marlin 336 Texan in .30-30. The thing is a tack driver and sentimental to me. I also love my 1983 Marlin 30AS Glenfield in .30-30. However, I just don't shoot the Glenfield often because I have the...
  3. Pushing the Limits of the Marlin 336 (or, How my .30-30 Got the AX)

    Ranger Point Precision
    I got to wondering recently. Typically, if that goes on long enough, the ol’ measuring stick comes out, then unusual credit card charges begin to appear, and before you know it, there’s a fresh pile of chips on the mill table. Sometimes a small pile of discarded parts sacrifice themselves to the...
  4. Reaming a Marlin 336 to 30-30 Ackley Improved for Handloads

    Ranger Point Precision
    Hi MarlinOwners Forum Members - Interested in reaming your Marlin 336 to 30-30 Ackley Improved for handloads? Here is my experience and some tips that might help you. Best Adam. What kind of performance increase can one expect with the .30-.30 Ackley Improved? That friends is a matter of some...