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Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine #13858457 05/29/19
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I looked at one and passed.it honestly felt light and i think id prefer the rifle version. Are they any good? Seller said 1980 vintage.



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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13858464 05/29/19
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Great little carbines. One of my favorite Marlins.


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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13858534 05/29/19
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mine is a new production remington, it might just be my favorite gun. holy crap I love the thing. you can carry it around all day long in your hand. its basically shoots and handles like a 22LR but throws a brick instead. I highly recommend getting one. They are an absolute hoot to shoot. way different shooting dynamic than the big 30-30's which are so popular. Those are much more clunky in comparison. the JM 357's are insanely priced. but IMO if you get a chance to look over a new production remington made 1894, I don't think you will go wrong.

Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13861144 05/30/19
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They're priced higher than they were, but it's demand that drives the price.

And I'm glad I paid the price and have mine...


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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13893864 06/12/19
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Don't pass up a presafety 1894 in 357....


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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13894221 06/12/19
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What Stan said. They don’t make “ real” Marlins anymore.

Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13894987 06/12/19
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30-30s are ....................big??? Rusty

Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13896137 06/13/19
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here's a '79 357........nice & handy carbines......

but even the older real ones can be prone to feeding/cycling issues

the carrier/elevators are known to get a notch worn in from the lever

http://marauder.homestead.com/files/Marlin_1894_Carrier.htm

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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: Stan V] #13901076 06/14/19
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Originally Posted by Stan V
Don't pass up a presafety 1894 in 357....



I agree with Stan 100%


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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13907873 06/17/19
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Im supposed to pick it up.



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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13972841 07/13/19
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“can't ask a question around here without danny devito with an extra chromosome and a fu manchu from a gay porno, gotta shut off his saw and say some [bleep] that has nothing to do with the question......”
Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13973970 07/14/19
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Nice!


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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13994005 07/22/19
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Looks like new.



Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #13994722 07/22/19
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Nice score


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Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors] #14002151 07/25/19
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Thanks. It is growing on me fast.



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