Marlin 30-30 for $249

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  1. Idontplaynice

    Idontplaynice

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    Older Marlin at the pawn shop. What do you think - good price?
     
  2. Berto

    Berto woo woo

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    Assuming good mechanicals and nice bore, absolutely.
     

  3. MadCityJack

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    Great brush gun...can mount a scope directly on top because of the side ejection. I had one and loved it!
     
  4. countrygun

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    If it's in good shape and was made before the crossbolt safety, heck yes.
     
  5. Folsom_Prison

    Folsom_Prison Brew Crew

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    If it was in decent condition W/O the safety I would buy it,the older Marlins were great guns.
     
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    Yes it is. Dang. I want.
     
  8. 257 roberts

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    if its in good shape you better jump on it!!!!
     
  9. CajunBass

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    I wouldn't care if it had a crossbolt safety or not for $250.00. As long as it hadn't been used for a fence post or a prybar.
     
  10. byf43

    byf43 NRA Patron Life Member

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    Don't care whether it has a crossbolt safety, or not.

    $249.. . . . . . BUY IT!!!!!
     
  11. alwaysshootin

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    If no rust in chamber or barrel, buy it. You can't buy a 10/22 for that cheap anymore!
     
  12. eracer

    eracer Where's my EBT?

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    As long as it's a real Marlin (JM stamp on barrel) and in good working order, I wouldn't pass it up for that price.
     
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    I am toying with buying an old Marlin .35 remington at our local gun/pawn. They want $339 for it but could probably get it for $300.

    I already have a winny 30/30 lever gun. Thought my son might like the .35 remington for hunting.
     
  15. bac1023

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    Unless its really rough, go for it! :cool:
     
  16. E-2-E

    E-2-E Long Trail

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    I bought a mint early 70's Marlin 30-30 off a friend for $250.00, thought I over paid, but then again he gave me great deals on other firearms in his collection.
     
  17. wjv

    wjv RIP Stan Lee.. . .

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    Total crap
    Stay away from it!

    BTW: What's the phone number of the place selling it? :whistling:
     
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    Cancel what I just said. Wrong gun.
     
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  19. Idontplaynice

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    I stopped at the pawn shop today and it's still there. No cross-bolt safety. Stamped JM on the barrel. Marlin model 336. I am tempted.
     
  20. R.Ph. 380

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    That's not temptation, that's torture, I have a Winchester 94, Marlin 336 and a Glenfield 30-30. The Marlin is the best shooter and most accurate. GET IT :crying: