The company John Marlin founded still remains dedicated to
his original principles. Be assured that you can continue to look for
dependable, long-lasting products bearing the name "Marlin."
Seeking constant improvement became a hallmark of Marlin
engineers from day one, and that philosophy has been carried on and
demonstrated throughout the 19th-21st Centuries. Beginning with the development
of the first side-ejecting, solid-top receiver (called the "Marlin
Safety") in 1889, to the 1953 introduction of the Micro-Groove® rifling
system for improved accuracy. Marlin engineers have always made extraordinary
effort to raise the bar in the firearm manufacturing industry.