I have an affinity for marlin 22 leverguns and own the following in that caliber two 39a's pre-safety models three 1870-1970 century limited's one 39m one 1897 cowboy one 1897t one 39 tds on this recent 39a i plan on installing a vintage all steel receiver sight, probably a redfield #75 and base, or a lyman. Firearms information firearm serial numbers were date coded by a prefix within the s/n, as signified below for example a marlin model 39a with a serial number of n12478 would have been made in 1955 while a 1894 in 44 magnum with a serial number of 25105098, would have equated to 1975. I have a marlin mod39, 22 cal rifle the serial number is xxxxx do you know the age of the gun it is in very good original condition and hasn't been fired much in the last 40 years.
The model 39 (not 39a/39m) was made from 1922-1938 with a 4 digit ser # your going to be on the low end of those dates since you rifle does not have the hs prefix on the serial number it means it will not take the high speed 22 long rifle cartridges. Marlin rifles for sale online, including marlin lever action rifles, marlin bolt action 22 rifles, & marlin clip fed rimfire rifles marlin lever action rifles feature the signature marlin firearms solid top receiver with side ejection buy a marlin rifle online and have it shipped to your local gun dealer for transfer. Marlin 1894 serial number question - marlin firearms wwwmarlin-collectorscom cowboy guns savvy jack when marlin developed this serial number system, they used the current year, subtracted from 100 to determine year of manufacture. Question about marlin model 39a 22 long rifle/long/short 24 inch barrel deep blue finish bl 1 answer marlin golden 39a dates of manufacture serial number 23267736 posted by anonymous on jul 26, 2014 want answer 0 clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered.
Marlin dates of manufacture1956-1957 n16627 posted by anonymous on aug 27, 2014 marlin rifles marlin model 39a marlin serial numbers marlin manufacture date marlin dates manufacture rifle serial number marlin 39a serial numbers marlin 39a 22 marlin 39a scope. Firearm serial numbers were date coded by a prefix within the s/n, as signified below for example a marlin model 39a with a serial number of n1255x would have been made in 1955 while a 1894 in 44 magnum with a serial number of 2510509x, would have equated to 1975. Descended from our original model 1891, the model 39 rimfire lever-action remains the oldest continuously produced cartridge rifle in the world a must-have for serious collectors and a must-shoot for lever-action enthusiasts the world over.
For example a marlin model 39a with a serial number of n1255x would have been made in 1955 while a 1894 in 44 magnum with a serial number of 2510509x, would have equated to 1975 lever actions all firearms. Marlin-golden-39a-main-pic more than 100 years old and still going strong, the marlin model golden 39a delivers outstanding accuracy for hunters, plinkers, and even sharpshooters like annie oakley it can also be taken apart quickly for cleaning, storage and transport. Dating marlin 39a rifles many readers have said their first rifles were a marlin, date of birth: march 18, 1975 (age 41) place of birth: miami, florida: height: 6 ft 3 in 1946 marlin 39a new model or old model, how old is my 39a marlin serial. Description: marlin 39a lever action 22 lr, classic cowboy lever action marlin pistol grip stock checkered forearm and wrist this rifle has been on display and shows very little rack wear, this rifle has been on display and shows very little rack wear. Firearm manufactures marlin 39a with a baby, its a marlin 39a with a 1968 production mark soulful match is a marlin model 39a date of marlin firearms collectors association the 50, having a couple of n12478 would have any info related to date of the year.
Mystery solved (kinda) i contacted marlin firearms co and was told by patty based on the entire serial number my weapon is a 1894 44 mag lever action mfg in the year 2000 she had no further explanation as to the oddity of the number or when this sequence was started. The marlin booth had a 39a with a jm barrel the exhibitor said that rem is using up the old marlin-made parts the serial number is the best check for deciding who made it. With origins dating back to 1891, the marlin model 39 series of take-down lever action 22 rifles have been manufactured by the millions and hold the honor of having the highest production total of the type. Looking for what a marlin 39a is worth view our historical sales information to see market price, buying trends, and sales by different parts of the united states.
Home forums marlin firearms general marlin discussion marlin manufacture date codes discussion in ' general marlin discussion ' started by four4d4 , jan 7, 2013. Marlin firearms, the very name conjures the image of a lean horseman, with a red bandana wrapped around his dusty neck and a work-worn felt hat jammed awkwardly onto his head, his chestnut mount braced at a sudden stop, and both of them are intently focused on something just out of the picture. Twenty-some years back a local hardware store elected to cease carrying firearms, and the 39a i had been drooling over's price -- albeit still high -- became justifiably affordable it is the marlin model 39a golden 22, and it sports a leupold fx-1 4x 'scope the serial number indicates it was made in 1985 -- wow - 33 years ago. Bullseye - original this marlin manufactured bullseye is for the model 39a lever action rimfire rifle and is in as new c.