Marlin Model 1893 lever-action rifle

Favorite Firearms: A Hobo’s Lever-Action

My father acquired this Marlin Model 1893 lever-action rifle in the summer of 1959 from a hobo living out of a boxcar in a rail yard in Schuylkill County, Pa. My father, a collector of historic guns, was concerned for the wellbeing of the firearm and wanted to keep it in a safe place for generations to admire.

Marlin Model 97 Restoration: Bringing A Lever Action Back To Life

Even when rusted and worn, old rifles can be brought back to their former glory with a little knowledge and work. Follow Dave Campbell as he recounts his restoration of a Marlin Model 1897.

Ruger No. 1: A Single-Shot Legend

It’s the timeless looks and craftsmanship that buoy the Ruger No. 1 above all others.

New for 2022: Marlin Model 1895 Trapper

Marlin added to its classic lever-action rifle line with the launch of the Model 1895 Trapper, chambered in .45-70 Gov't.

Editor’s Choice: Henry Repeating Arms Long Ranger

Henry Repeating Arms added a new, more compact and weather-resistant variant to the Long Ranger series—the Long Ranger Express—that boasts a number of upgraded features.

NRA Gun Of The Week: Henry Big Boy Color Case Hardened Side Gate

On this week’s “Gun of the Week” video preview, American Rifleman staff examines a lever-action repeater from Henry Repeating Arms featuring a color-case-hardened steel frame, a side loading gate and removable magazine tube.

Review: Ruger's Marlin Model 1895 SBL

Ruger is inaugurating its stewardship of the storied Marlin brand with the re-launch of the flashy but functional Model 1895 SBL. What’s changed, what’s stayed the same and how do they shoot?

New For 2022: Henry Long Ranger Express

Henry built on its Long Ranger lever-action platform with its all-new Express model in 2022, providing a utilitarian take on the precision lever gun.

Rifleman Review: Marlin 1894 In .44 Mag.

Watch this American Rifleman Television segment of "Rifleman Review" from 2020 to learn more about the Marlin 1894 lever-action rifle chambered in .44 Mag.

Review: Henry Big Boy X Model .357 Mag.

Henry blends both the best aspects of its classic lever-action design with some of the niceties of 21st-century features into a carbine that is both capable of hunting and home defense, the Big Boy X Model in .357 Mag.

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