Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
bso2212, MolonLabeTX, Anthony Gruber, ah196, fishtacos
61277 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 79757
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43983
BOBO the Clown 41529
BMD 40584
Big Orn 37484
bill oxner 35329
txshntr 34109
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31043
facebook
Forum Stats
61277 Members
46 Forums
418857 Topics
5785263 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6254105 - 04/10/16 08:11 AM Anyone Know a good gunsmith that works on Lever Actions?
fast88 Offline
Tracker

Registered: 10/13/13
Posts: 555
Loc: Smithville TX
I just bought a 1984 marlin 1894 I would like to customize a bit and would like to find a good smith in Texas to do the work.

I think the standard upgrades are magazine follower, new trigger, trigger work, and action work and I would like these. I would also like a lever with a slightly bigger contour for gloves.

I know I would like the barrel cut down to 16.25 in and threaded 5/8x24 and a rail section put on top of the receiver. I would also like the metal cerakoted or reblued.

Im also open to suggestions to make the gun more reliable and functional

Thanks for the help

Top
#6254142 - 04/10/16 08:43 AM Re: Anyone Know a good gunsmith that works on Lever Actions? [Re: fast88]
poisonivie Offline


Registered: 03/10/09
Posts: 7545
Loc: Bridgeport, Tx
Steve's Gunz
205 Antler Lane
Lampasas, TX 76550
512 564-1015
steve@stevesgunz.com

http://www.leverguns.com/leverguns/leversmiths.htm

The link is to a page of lever gurus.
_________________________
Where did America go? I can't find her.

Top
#6254145 - 04/10/16 08:47 AM Re: Anyone Know a good gunsmith that works on Lever Actions? [Re: fast88]
kmon1 Online   content
junior

Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 20875
Loc: Texas
Remember reading about this place in American Riflemen NRA mag, it was a review of a 1894 from them.

http://www.rangerpointprecision.com/
_________________________
Guidelines / Rules of Conduct
http://www.texashuntingforum.com/rules.htm

RULES for using the TRADING POST
http://www.texashuntingforum.com/forum/u..._PO#Post1959111

Top
#6254156 - 04/10/16 08:56 AM Re: Anyone Know a good gunsmith that works on Lever Actions? [Re: poisonivie]
T Bone Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/20/09
Posts: 7132
Loc: Up in the cheap seats..
Originally Posted By: poisonivie
Steve's Gunz
205 Antler Lane
Lampasas, TX 76550
512 564-1015
steve@stevesgunz.com

http://www.leverguns.com/leverguns/leversmiths.htm

The link is to a page of lever gurus.


+1.. Lot of guys on Marlinowners have used Steve..
_________________________
Originally Posted By: Jungleexplorer
I really hate to do what I am about to do, because it will be very painful for you.



Top
#6254177 - 04/10/16 09:09 AM Re: Anyone Know a good gunsmith that works on Lever Actions? [Re: fast88]
Cleric Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 03/11/12
Posts: 2720

Top
#6254638 - 04/10/16 05:51 PM Re: Anyone Know a good gunsmith that works on Lever Actions? [Re: fast88]
McKinneyHusker Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/22/07
Posts: 311
Loc: McKinney, TX
Ranger Point Precision, great to work with and they love working on Marlins. They are a sponsor on Marlinowners forum.

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide