Marlin Lever 1895GS Guide Gun 45-70 Govt 18.5" SS Barrel Walnut Stock 4 round

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Manufacturer Number:
45-70 Government
Marlin 1895
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Lever action. Stainless steel barrel. Ballard-type rifling.Hammer block safety. Straight grip walnut stock with checkering. Ventilated recoil pad. Mar-Shield finish. Nickel plated swivel studs. Adjustable folding semi-buckhorn rear and ramp front sight with brass bead and Wide-Scan hood. Tubular magazine.
The venerable big-game-dropping performance of the 45-70 Govt. is now available in a compact gun that weighs only 7 lbs. It features an 18½" barrel and a straight-grip stock for fast pointing. For corrosion resistance, there´s our Model 1895GS with all major metal parts machined from stainless steel.
  • Category : Rifles
  • Action : Lever
  • Caliber : 45-70 Government
  • Barrel Length : 18.5"
  • Capacity : 4+1
  • Trigger : Single-Stage
  • Safety : Hammer
  • OAL : 37"
  • Weight : 7 lbs
  • Stock Description : Walnut
  • Metal Finish : Stainless Steel
  • 5
    Not Exactly Wimpy

    Posted by Niko Suave on Dec 3rd 2015

    I have 2 of these. Loved mine so much, I now bought my son one. Bullets are not cheap, but you get what you pay for. Come in variety of loads. 300 grain are easy to shoot, and will toss a deer like a rag doll. 405 grain will make a bear poop his fur. Extremely accurate at 100 yards!!! I can't see further so it don't matter much.

  • 5
    45-70 with Wild West Guns large loop

    Posted by Chettah on Feb 22nd 2015

    I have had this gun for several years and re-loaded every type of ammunition for it, but the 350 grain is my favorite. The only complaint I ever had was the hand loop was too small for a normal sized guy. I got a large SS loop from Wild West Guns and it fit in perfect with just the littlest bit of fitting. Hope there won't be any more cut fingers from the large loads anymore.

  • 5
    Must Have

    Posted by Giulesdad on Oct 25th 2014

    This is the rifle everyone should have in their safe. Very accurate, and easy to shoot, even with the BIG 45/70 round. I added a leather stock cover, leather wrap, ghostring sights, and tooled leather sling. It's not only one of my best looking rifles, it's the one I ALWAYS grab to shoot or hunt, big game.

  • 5
    Excellent lever action

    Posted by Matt W. on Nov 19th 2013

    I haved owned 2 marlin 45-70s.I am well pleased with this gun.Its the perfect brush gun.Its accuracy is suitable for hunting with 5 shot groups averaging 3-4 inches at 100 yards with open sights,bench rested.I heard its capable of better grouping with a scope but,that defeats the purpose of a short barrel guide gun.At any rate its superior handling and light weight are much appreciated in the field.It truly is capable of taking any game animal in the world at close range.

  • 5
    Great Gun

    Posted by Rob on Feb 18th 2013

    Great gun, glad I added it to the collection; a lot of people are concerned over the Remington factory making these now versus the original Marlin plant ... but I have no complaints about the one we received from Impact Guns. Looks good, shoots great.

  • 5
    The smoke wagon

    Posted by Mountain man. D on May 29th 2012

    Just got this weapon and im in love! Super smooth delivery with any grain loads and accurate as your eyes are @ 150 to 200 yds.

  • 4
    Great gun

    Posted by Johiesh on Feb 17th 2012

    I have been hunting with my 45-70 for 5 years now. I have shot every thing with it Elk, White tailed deer, Coyotes, Ect.. The gun has enough power to kill anything in North America! The short barrel makes it easy for brush country big game hunting but in the same breath, I have shot it up to 300yrds.

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