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Old 24 July 2019, 21:08
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That's pretty awesome. I like.

I think that guy works for MIB.
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Old 26 July 2019, 13:01
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I was able to score a JM Marlin Cowboy Limited in .357 Magnum / .38 Special that someone was selling as part of an estate sale so, no more waiting for the Henry side loading gate.

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Old 27 July 2019, 22:22
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I have a Rossi and Golden Boy in .357. The Golden Boy is a beautiful rifle, but the Rossi is all business. Many folks lift their nose at the Rossi lever gun due to the subpar line of pistols. They are simple and well made. Very nice work guns for the money.
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Old 27 July 2019, 22:32
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I have a Rossi and Golden Boy in .357. The Golden Boy is a beautiful rifle, but the Rossi is all business. Many folks lift their nose at the Rossi lever gun due to the subpar line of pistols. They are simple and well made. Very nice work guns for the money.
Agreed. I've never owed a Rossi handgun. The best pattering shotgun I've owned was a Rossi single shot.

I wouldn't hesitate to buy one of their lever actions. They aren't the Hi Points of the industry like some folks think.
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Old 28 July 2019, 01:10
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My 1892 clone is a Rossi in 45 Colt. It operated just fine out of the box. I chose to take it apart and clean up the rough edges, and refinish the stock. I didn't do anything that a few thousand rounds downrange wouldn't have done eventually. It's a strong, reasonably accurate, utterly reliable rifle.

My only complaint is coming from a reloader, the chamber is cut a bit on the large side, requiring the brass to really be worked during resizing.
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Old 16 August 2019, 00:39
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