Marlin 45 70 Guide Gun Specs
All are chambered for the 45/70 caliber except for the m (.450) introduced in the 1970s, based on the model 336 and named after the original 1895. This analysis is based on the strength of the respective lockups.
After all, there’s a reason why the marlin model 1895g guide gun is so popular among hunters and outfitters in alaska.
Marlin 45 70 guide gun specs. It is very accurate at 100 yards, i can get three shot groups of about an inch and a half fairly consistently. Available in various finishes and textures ranging from black walnut to laminated hardwood. I own that gun hi,steve here i have the 1895 guide gun in 45/70 stainless steel and brass and 16 1/2 inch barrel it holds 6 rounds and has the large loop lever and beautiful black laminate furniture and has a rail with sx sites.the gun is a beautiful beast it will shoot anything from lever revolution to 500 grain garrat hammerheads and they changed the stock configuration and it does not kick.
Professor gun, jul 17, 2008. Be the first to write a review! But wouldn’t trade it for anything.
I bought it when the af sent me to alaska in 97. The 1895g is a smaller version of the classic model 1895 with an 18.5″ barrel and weighing. The model 336 family are icons of the deer woods.
The 18.5 inch barrel is ported to reduce recoil and muzzle climb. Powders include imr, hodgdon, vihtavuori, accurate, alliant Today, with the launch of the dark series, marlin is seeing some seriously solid sales to the point the gun is on backorder.
Worth a lot more now. Marlin model 1895 square bolt. It was designed by a joint team of marlin and hornady engineers headed by hornady's mitch mittelstaedt,  and was released in 2000, with cartridges manufactured by hornady and rifles manufactured by marlin, mainly the model 1895m levergun.
The action is modified to allow use of the new sami approved.457 wwg cartridge, the new magnum version of the old.45/70, while still allowing use of lever action.45/70 loads. Paid $390 for it brand new. Using bullets from hornady ftx.
5 out of 5 star rating (9 reviews) quick view. Still trying to find a good load for 100 yards. Using precision machined parts, a stainless steel action and barrel are converted into a takedown rifle.
In the marlin, the hornady round is carrying 1,000 ft/lbs of energy at three hundred yards. Most loads sighted 3” high at 100 yards will drop nearly a foot at 200 yards. 18.5 barrel 4+1 american walnut stock blue finish adjustable sights manufacturer:
Love the new laminate stocks! The model 1895g has richly blued steel. That’s good news for the lever world.
Marlin 1895gs guide gun 45/70 lever action rifle with stainless steel. Is now available in a compact gun that weighs only 7 lbs. Haven’t killed anything with it yet.
I shot one deer with it, it is very impressive for anchoring a deer.