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4 years 25 weeks ago, 5:01 PM

jasonkody

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308 mxlr

i just orderd this rifle the other day and some friends told me these rifles would not fire a normal 308 bullet like winchester or federal is this true????

4 years 25 weeks ago, 11:39 PM

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jasonkody

Yes, thats true. Your rifle fires the .308 Marlin Express, not .308 Winchester. The Marlin Express cartridge is shorter than the .308 Winchester cartridge. As far as I know, you can only get .308 Marlin Express ammo from Hornady and its not cheap.

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