Crossbolt safety blocks hammer from contacting the firing pin. The Marlin Model 1895 is offered in both .45-70 and .450 Marlin calibers, while the BLR is currently available only in .450. The Miroku (Winny) is a nicer gun for sure, but the Marlin comes in a very close second and is only a little more than half the price. photography by Jeff Quinn & Boge Quinn. Accuracy is roughly equal and recoil not very bad as … How does the long range accuracy of a Marlin 1895 Cowboy compare to that of a Sharps 1874 or Springfield trapdoor? I'm sort of thinking I should just look for a standard JM 1895ss and save a couple hundred. this load has given excellent accuracy in a ruger no.1,a marlin 1895, and a marlin guide gun. I've been waiting a long time to make that statement. Both my Marlin 1894s chambered for .357 mag will put quality ammo in the 2 to 2-1/2" range at 100 yards as well. When you're ready to hit the trail reach for this open range legend. I know, this topic will open up a biiig can of worms, but assuming a good fit of wood to metal (probably via Accraglass), a good trigger, something like an MVA rear sight that is workable with the long bolt throw, and finally, a BP load and boolit tailored to the rifle, could a Marlin 1895 CB .45-70 be accurate enough to hit the 800 yard target at the Quigley Shoot? While Hollywood gave screen stars Winchester rifles, many real-life heroes carried Marlin rifles. I've been enamored with the Marlin 1895 Cowboy rifles of late and have been on the lookout for one in .45-70. I'm interested in hearing about how the Marlin 1895 Cowboy in a .45-70 perfoms at ranges of 200 yards and more. regular large rifle primers. I'd like to hear about any of your experiences. Marlin’s modern Model 1895 has been chambered in .45-70 Gov’t since its introduction in 1972. It's apparent that these are being made even though they are still listed on the Marlin website. Marlin Classic Model 1895 Mini Review By Adriel on August 4, 2013 in Rifle Reviews When it comes to big bore rifles for North American game, there’s 1 rifle that stands out as the biggest practical bore to use for short range game busting, the Marlin 1895. Marlin .45-70's have been with us for well over 100 years, in one form or another, while the Browning BLR has been with us for only slightly more than 40 years and the .450 Marlin caliber for less than 10 years. Lever The Marlin Model 1895 is offered in both .45-70 and .450 Marlin calibers, while the BLR is currently available only in .450. Yes, I realize it depends on the gun, the ammo and the monkey holding it but given a competent shooter and good ammo, do the long barrel cowboys generally hang with the regular 1895's? Dave, I shoot an 1895 cowboy 26" barrel, with a 405 grain Oregon Laser cast lead bullet in Starline brass, over 13 grains of Unique, open sights (MVA #108 tang sight), 3" groups on paper at 100 yards pretty consistently, 14" steel gong plate at 400 yards hitting 3 out of 5 … This firearm has the rare distinction of being two separate and different rifles with the same model number. i load 56 grains of imr 3031 with the hornady 350gr. I can generally do a bit better than that with the Marlin 1895 45/70 using 405 grain lead or 325 grain Hornady Leverlution. The Cowboy version of the Marlin 1895 has a 26" barrel and can be fitted with a Sharps tang sight and a globe front sight. Marlin Model 1895 Cowboy .45-70 Gov't Lever Action 9rd 26" Rifle - $539.97 PLEASE NOTE: … these bullets feed through a marlin very smooth. photography by Jeff Quinn & Boge Quinn. Marlin .45-70's have been with us for well over 100 years, in one form or another, while the Browning BLR has been with us for only slightly more than 40 years and the .450 Marlin caliber for less than 10 years. According to the company’s website, Annie Oakley, Captain Hardy, and William “Buffalo Bill” Cody all used Marlin rifles. by Jeff Quinn. And, today's 1895GBL carries on the tradition of providing great lever-actions to consumers. Long range shooting with a Marlin 1895CB? I know, this topic will open up a biiig can of worms, but assuming a good fit of wood to metal (probably via Accraglass), a good trigger, something like an MVA rear sight that is workable with the long bolt throw, and finally, a BP load and boolit tailored to the rifle, could a Marlin 1895 CB .45-70 be accurate enough to hit the 800 yard target at the Quigley Shoot?

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