Marlin 1894 Cowboy .45 Colt Lever-Action Rifle, 20 Inch Octagon Barrel, Blued Finish, Walnut Stock- Marlin 70444
This handsome rifle has become the standard by which all cowboy rifles are judged. From its elegant tapered octagon barrel, with deep-cut Ballard-type rifling, to its straight-grip walnut stock and squared finger lever, this rifle is pure Old West. To accommodate tang sight installation, the serial number is located on the left side of the receiver.
Caliber: 45 Colt
Capacity: 10-shot tubular magazine
Action: Lever action with squared finger lever; side ejection; deeply blued metal surfaces; solid top receiver; hammer block safety.
Stock: American black walnut straight-grip stock; hard rubber butt plate; tough Mar-Shield finish; blued steel fore-end cap.
Barrel: Tapered octagon with deep-cut Ballard-type rifling (6 grooves).
Twist Rate: 1:16″ r.h.
Sights: Adjustable Marble semi-buckhorn rear, Marble carbine front sight Solid top receiver tapped for scope mount; offset hammer spur (right or left hand) for scope use. Serial number is on left side of receiver instead of tang, allowing custom installation of a tang sight by a competent gunsmith.
Overall Length: 37.5″
Weight: 6.5 lbs.