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  1. Proud new XS7 owner

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    Hello all, Just wanted to say hi and thanks for all the great info here. I've had a good ol' Marlin .22 for years but I just picked up an XS7 .308 Youth and cannot wait to get this puppy to the field. I am new to hunting in general and last year was using my mini 30 which was okay but by no...
  2. Bedding a Marlin X7 Synthetic Stock

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    I've just uploaded a video on YouTube on bedding my X7. Hope ye find it helpful. Copy this link to view Lar.
  3. XS7 broken extractor

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    Hi all... I only want to share with you my sadness because i have my XS7VH bolt's extractor broken by disgusting steel cases russian wolf 308 ammo... Before you ask me why i used these ammo in this kind of weapon,the gun shop owned only wolf and i had to buy it to denounce 100 308 ammo to my...
  4. Scope for XS7VH

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    Hi there, i just ordered a new XS7VH in 308,i have a nikon buckmaster 4-14x42,i'm satisfied of this scope but i think it have too little magnification so i'm looking for change it,can you suggest me a good optic for mid range shooting?I've seen Nikon monarch 6-24x42,sightron 6-24 or 10-50,vortex...
  5. 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...
  6. Advice on XS7 in .308

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    I'm a new member here and new to high power rifles in general. I'm a mechanical engineer so I'm pretty detail oriented and anal about guns. Here's my situation: I bought a Marlin XS7 in .308 from my local gun shop. When I got home I noticed the stock felt a bit short (compared to my shotgun)...
  7. 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:
  8. The Marlin x7 scout

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    I have had my xs7 in .308 for awhile now and absolutly love it. Recently, however, I got the amazing pleasure of shooting a friends ruger gunsite scout, and now I have to have one. I believe that the pricetag on the ruger is a little steep for what your getting, I mean at that price I could...
  9. First time rifle owner. Need advice where to find upgrades or what to upgrade?

    The Marlin XL7/XS7 Boltaction Centerfire Rifles
    Bought a Marlin XS7 .308 with a mounted scope today at a gunshow. I am more of a handgun owner but wanted to start using rifles. How do I find "accessories" like a bipod, stocks and other items I would need for this specific model? I know it seems like a stupid question but all of you had to...