Model 444

Introduced in 1965, the Model 444 was the most powerful lever action rifle on the market, with more than 1-1/2 tons of energy at the muzzle. It was designed for hunting any North American game.

The same basic lever action mechanism as the Model 336, modified to handle the .444 cartridge. The first variation of the Model 444 was a straight grip style buttstock, with the pistol-grip stocks added later and called 444S and 444SS. Catalog descriptions of this rifle include information about "Knock-Out values", explained by formulas including velocity, bullet weight, diameter, shape and construction.

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Marlin Model 444 Straight Grip/Shotgun-Style Buttstock


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Marlin Model 444 Pistol Grip/Shotgun-Style Buttstock


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Marlin Model 444 Round Barrel Rifle Forearm

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Marlin Model 444 Carbine forearm

Held in place with a band.


Deluxe Stock Finishing Kit

Stock Finishing Kits

Convenient in-a-box supplies for fitting and finishing stocks. Save money by ordering the kit!

We offer two stock finishing kits. The Standard Kit consists of inletting black, three grits of sandpaper, filler/sealer, PGW Classic Oil Finish, neutral colored gunstock wax, a green "Scotch-Brite" pad (replaces steel wool), polishing cloth, and brushes. Our Deluxe Kit adds a straight file, a half round file, and straight and curved hand gouges -- everything you need to properly fit and finish stocks at a savings over buying the products individually, in one handy box. The Standard Kit is $29.50; the Deluxe Kit is $49.50. Note: Due to Postal and Customs Regulations, we are unable to ship this item internationally, including shipments to Canada.