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Thread: Commercial guns chambered in 30 carbine, other than the m1 and its iterations

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    Commercial guns chambered in 30 carbine, other than the m1 and its iterations

    Just stumbled upon the marlin 62, wich i did not know was chambered in 30 carbine, its got me thinking, what commercial guns where chambered in 30 carbine?
    Blackhawk is 1, what else?
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    I think Contenders have a barrel for that .

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    AMT Automag pistol. Ruger should do a 77/.30 Carbine to see if it would sell.

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    Kimbal (sp) semiauto pistol
    San Cristobal CArbine (well,, a Military piece, but kinda rare. Che's fav)
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    Besides the above, AFAIK:

    Olympic Arms PCR-30 is a .30 carbine AR.

    USFA (US Firearms) once made a special edition .30 Carbine in its single action (Colt SAA clone).

    Taurus Raging .30

    Armalon AL30C

    CEAM Modèle 1950

    Chapina carbine

    Excel Arms X30R

    FAMAE CT-30[13]

    Franchi LF-58

    Garand carbine

    Hezi SM-1

    Hillberg Carbine

    IMI Magal

    Iver Johnson 1911 Carbine

    Southern Gun Company La-30

    Taurus Carabina CT-30[13]

    Thompson Light Rifle

    Excel Arms X30R


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    Some years ago I had a thirst for a Marlin lever model 62 in .30 carbine so bad it was almost funny. Then I finally found one in used condition. A better term for that particular rifle was as a decent shotgun!Robert

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    Robert , that makes me wonder if a properly made bolt action would shoot well .

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    Ruger Blackhawk revolver. In MT I have seen far more of these than any rifle so chambered inc the M1.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MT Gianni View Post
    Ruger Blackhawk revolver. In MT I have seen far more of these than any rifle so chambered inc the M1.
    And my Ruger Blackhawk is more accurate than my WW2-era Inland M1 carbine too!

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    I've been without a Blackhawk for too long. I think I know what caliber I want this time.

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    Caliber, single? Its like Contender barrels, they ambush ya & force ya to get more

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    IMO if you want a revolver get the 327 Federal Magnum as its basically a rimmed 30 Carbine. My Henry 327 carbine lever may as well be a lever 30 carbine as well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hardcast416taylor View Post
    Some years ago I had a thirst for a Marlin lever model 62 in .30 carbine so bad it was almost funny. Then I finally found one in used condition. A better term for that particular rifle was as a decent shotgun!Robert
    Sorry yours was bad. I have one that is much more accurate than my M1 Carbine. The only problem with it was that it had a tight chamber. Some of the carbine handloads I have did not fit. After a lot of measuring, I found a few reloads were just over the maximum limit. I trimmed a bunch of brass, loaded it up, and had no problem at all with those reloads in the Marlin.

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    I just found a picture of it in its latest configuration. Most of the time I had it, it had a Williams peepsight on it. It was more accurate than the M1 Carbine with the peepsight. Then someone gave me a set of scope bases for it when we were discussing the gun a few years back. I had an extra scope and rings around and they just happened to fit together. I have not shot it that much with the scope, but it is more accurate than it was with the peepsight.
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