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  1. Hello from Kentucky!

    Welcome New Members
    Howdy! About four months ago I started thinking really seriously about a center-fire bolt gun. I formulated a general idea of the specs I wanted and began the search. One of the very first contenders that caught my eye was the Marlin xl/xs series of bolt guns. Shortly after looking around a bit...
  2. XL7 Bolt Removal

    Other Marlins
    I have a Marlin XL7 .30-06 and I don't have the bolt removal tool for it, anyone know where I can buy one? Thanks!
  3. Tactical stock for XL7?

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    I own the XL7 in .308, and I am very pleased with the rifle and have owned it for over two years, however, I have been unable to locate a tactical stock. Does anyone here know if anyone even manufactures a tactical stock? I know boyds makes a few thumb hole stocks but I don't find them very...
  4. Tactical stock for XL7?

    Does anyone know of a maker of tactical stocks for the model XL7?
  5. Excellent intro to a great gun

    Welcome New Members
    Hi everybody! Just wanted to pop my head in and say hello. I recently purchased a used Marlin XL7 in .30-06 with a no-name scope already mounted on it. A short trip to my buddy's backyard showed the scope was spot-on. My first evening out hunting I managed to bring home not one, but two young...
  6. XS7 and Boyds Classic Stocks

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    So I go straight to the point ... I want to buy a new stock for my new XS7 and I'm undecided between this and that. My indecision comes from the fact that I would like to know which one is the heaviest. Can you help me? Thank! :wavey:
  7. Most accurate .270 load

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    What is your go-to ragged hole puncher (hand-load) for the xl7 in .270 Win? I'm looking to hand-load for mine on a budget and figured you guys have probably tried every combination under the sun. Thanks, ExLSeven
  8. .275 Rigby on XL7

    Photos of Custom Marlin's
    Howdy everyone, This is my baby at the moment. I am just trying to work up a load for this so far no joy. Marlin XL7 with a McGowan barrel in .275 Rigby (7x57) Boyds custom stock and DNZ medium mounts with a weaver 40/44. The test load tomorrow is a Hornady 175 pill in a European brass...