By marketing a less-expensive version of the same rifle under a different name to mass merchandising stores, Marlin protected its customer base of small specialty gun dealers. I'm not sure for how many years this rule applies, but I've seen a centennial model 336 with 69 as the first two digits, indicating late 1969 manufacture. A huge advantage the Model 336 has over other lever actions is that its design allows easy removal of the bolt and ejector for cleaning the bore of the barrel from the chamber end rather than from the muzzle. All deposits made are non-refundable. Once the item is packed we will charge the card for shipping with some exceptions. The fact that it is selling quite well indicates there are still plenty of hunters, young and old, who appreciate steel and walnut. With increasing numbers of modern.
Not all Marlin House Brand rifles will vary from the above chart, but some will. At the end of the auction you will be sent an invoice via email which will indicate your total amount due. My uncle, who owned the gun, recently passed away and his gun collection is being liquidated to help pay for my aunt's healthcare. The Model 336Y also featured a short buttstock to enable use by younger shooters. Ellen holds a Bachelor of Science in health science from State University New York, a master's degree in math education from Jacksonville University and a Master of Arts in creative writing from National University. Shipping will be a separate charge if needed.
It has a 20-inch barrel, and its walnut stock and forearm have generous checkering coverage. My second Model 336 was the Texan with a straight-grip stock, which was the standard version. If you have any questions about the forum please visit the or email. In the old days, it was not uncommon to see a Model 336 in a saddle scabbard out West, but more were carried by easterners for woods hunting, and they were quite happy with the. No mechanical change was made to the rifle. Serial numbers after 1972, take the first two numbers and subtract from 100. If you are interested in an item, bid quickly.
Rifles that are chambered in. G Wi; You apparently have a new Marlin Model 1895 that was manufactured in 1973. All items will be charged to the credit card on file unless other arrangements are made prior to auction start time as listed. That being said, all property is sold as-is, where is, and it is the buyers responsibility to determine the exact condition of each item. Micro-Groove rifling, which has 12 shallow lands and grooves, was introduced in Marlin. Any Items not paid for within 7 days of close of auction will subject to forfeiture, and will be resold.
I have heard that all of the 219 rifles were manufactured in the fifties. The 1895M lever-action rifle chambered in. It had taken an hour to cut the old Ballard-style rifling with the scrape-cutter method, but a barrel could be rifled in only a few seconds with the button method. Several current variations of the 336 are available. From Marlin rifle with serial number on top stock tang, behind hammer.
Marlin was well aware of continued demand for a lever-action carbine in. Each Marlin rifle is engraved with a unique serial number that can be used to trace its ownership. About the Author Stephanie Ellen teaches mathematics and statistics at the university and college level. Just as Marlin created a bit of confusion when renaming the Model 1893 four times, so it went when the company decided to call the Model 336 in. In 1969, Marlin introduced the New Model 1894 in.
Remington officials later acknowledged the move was a disaster. Note that records are chaotic as all models were numbered in a single serial number range, and numbers are often duplicated, and the dates recorded are apparently shipping dates, not dates of manufacture. Shipping cost is the sole responsibility of the buyer. We do our best to package and handle in house, however some fragile or large items might require the packing services of a professional shipping company. Stock inletting was intentionally left a bit undersized and immediately after the rear of the receiver and its tangs were induction-heated to a very high temperature, pressing the receiver and the stock firmly together caused metal to burn its way into the wood for an extremely close fit. For the first time in 117 years, what had been a totally reliable rifle became almost totally unreliable.
If no prior arrangements have been made, the card on file will be charged according to your invoice. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. The Marlin Model 336 started out as the Lewis-Hepburn-designed Model 1893 shown here in that year, and its basic design has not changed in the last 125 years. Any info on this gun would be greatly appreciated. Marlin Manufacture Dates Antique and Collectable Firearms and Militaria Headquarters OldGuns. In addition, the Model 336 has been chambered in. Store Brand Models: By 1983, most of Marlin's mass merchandise retailers were in a position to insist on name-brand firearms, and the Glenfield line was dropped.
I have a rifle like dds that does not have the markings that it should have, it's a marlin glenfield mod. All of these firearms featured a solid-top receiver made of forged steel and incorporated side ejection of fired cartridges. However, on several occasions, Marlin has chambered the Model 336 for faster cartridges for use in open country. It's been in the family a long time. Other Model 336 production rifles were stamped with names chosen by the retailer, such as the J. Marlin New Model 1895 actions are frequently used to build this type of firearm. The Model 1894 is particularly popular with enthusiasts, as well as shooters who desire to carry a shoulder arm and a revolver in the same caliber.
Only those manufactured from 1941 through 2011 which have serial numbers on them and with the caveat mentioned elsewhere in this blog. No other identification can be found other than the Marlin insignia Doesn't seem to fit into the date codes above. Marlin began using a rather unusual method of obtaining a close fit between the receiver and the buttstock in 1974. The serial number, depending on the model of rifle, will either be located on the upper or lower stock tang, bottom of the receiver, or side of the receiver. In order to better serve our customers, all bidders must provide their name, address, daytime phone number, and email address at which they can be contacted. The decision to use the original Model 1894 action, a design originally designed to accommodate pistol-length cartridges such as the and , proved a complete success.