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Marlin 1895GBL .45-70GOVT 18.5" Reviews

$529.00
 
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45 Reviews. Average Rating: <span itemprop="ratingValue">4.6 of 5 Stars!</span> [4.6 of 5 Stars!]
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by ryan j Tuesday 11 July, 2017
Well like everyone else I too was concerned about ordering a Marlin sight unseen. I must say though I am happy with how things worked out. I thoroughly inspected the rifle inside and out when it arrived at my local ffl.The stock was in good condition overall. The lines are nice and uniform around the end cap and receiver. There were no scratches or blemishes on any of the metal parts. The front sight hood however was loose and lying on the bottom of the box. It is also mising the hammer spur that the manual says is included. The action cycled smoothly and it did not have any feed issues or other function issues. I have fired it around 30 times and the only issue I had was the stock forend loosing up. I retightened it and it hasn\'t loosened again. I wouldn\'t say marlin quality is back where it was before but I will say it is back to an acceptable level again. I would buy this gun again at this price.

Rating: <span itemprop="ratingValue">4 of 5 Stars!</span> [4 of 5 Stars!]
by Kenneth C Thursday 06 July, 2017
Ok, first off I am 6.2 and 200lbs... the reason I went with the carbine was because it held six rounds yet empty weighed the same as the rifle. I was hoping the weight of the additional rounds in the tube, would help offset the recoil of the 4570 government. That said the carbine feels very small in my hands, but bringing it up to my shoulder reminds me of the reason I ordered a quick handling carbine . While in retrospect I think I would've preferred the rifle with it's hardwood stock over the carbine I truly cannot say that I am not very pleased with the gun I received . A quick handling, compact, power house, with stylish large lever ring and a generous shock absorbing shoulder pad, this rifle is about as fun as a horse kicked to the shoulder can be.. this rifle will be from hear on my 100 yard and under white tail/black bear gun....

Rating: <span itemprop="ratingValue">5 of 5 Stars!</span> [5 of 5 Stars!]
by GAILON H Thursday 06 July, 2017
I had a great experience, found the item at a good price, ordering was quick and easy, I used a preferred dealer and was notified when my rifle arrived, went to pick it up the paperwork was quick. The only problem I have is why have I not been using BudsGuns a lot longer. Went to the range did my break in on the rifle it is zeroed at 75yds. for using in woods hunting and it will one hole at 75 and 100yds. and at 150yds. there is very little paper between the holes. Sometimes a plan does come together. Load is 300gr. Hornady XTP over 53.4grs of H4198, used this load in previous Guide Gun it is a crusher in both ends.

Rating: <span itemprop="ratingValue">5 of 5 Stars!</span> [5 of 5 Stars!]
by Rob M Monday 03 July, 2017
Product received as advertised as scheduled for delivery andable to pull up and apply for the factory rebate as advertised with the product. This is about the third or fourth purchase I have completed with this company and gave no complaints with their service or merchandise

Rating: <span itemprop="ratingValue">5 of 5 Stars!</span> [5 of 5 Stars!]
by Wesley S Thursday 29 June, 2017
This Marlin is a winner. Fit, finish, and function is flawless. I own a Henry big boy in 357 and love it. I also own a 336w Marlin 30/30 made in 2014 and it functions great but the stock and fore end fit wasn't great. I was worried about buying another Marlin site unseen after all the horror stories you read about them but I took a chance because of the great price. I wouldn't think twice to buy another Marlin. I'm glad to see Marlin is returning to its former glory. Also this was my first purchase from Buds and I couldn't be happier. Thank you Buds for a great customer experience.

Rating: <span itemprop="ratingValue">5 of 5 Stars!</span> [5 of 5 Stars!]
by rod l Thursday 29 June, 2017
I like this rifle. It has a good solid action and nice wood. It should handle any strength of cartridge easily. It's balanced good and is light for it's size. I would recommend it.

Rating: <span itemprop="ratingValue">5 of 5 Stars!</span> [5 of 5 Stars!]
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