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#13858457 - 05/29/19 Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine  
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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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#13858464 - 05/29/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors]  
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Great little carbines. One of my favorite Marlins.


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#13858534 - 05/29/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors]  
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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.



#13861144 - 05/30/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors]  
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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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#13893864 - 06/12/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors]  
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Don't pass up a presafety 1894 in 357....


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

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

#13896137 - 06/13/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors]  
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Podunk Utah....


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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#13901076 - 06/14/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: Stan V]  
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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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#13907873 - 06/17/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors]  
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Im supposed to pick it up.


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#13973970 - 07/14/19 Re: Presafety “JM” Marlin 357 carbine [Re: alwaysoutdoors]  
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Nice!


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