Marlin is expanding a number of its lines in 2017—the big bores included. The Model 444, chambered in, predictably, the hard-hitting .444 Marlin cartridge, will return to the company's lineup. We got an early look at the revived rifle this fall. Check it out in the video embedded above.
• Caliber: .444 Marlin • Capacity: 5–shot tubular magazine • Action: Lever-action • Stock: American black walnut pistol grip stock with fluted comb • Barrel: 22" with deep–cut Ballard–type rifling (6 grooves) • Twist Rate: 1:20" rh • Sights: Adjustable semi–buckhorn folding rear, ramp front sight with brass bead and Wide-Scan • Overall Length: 40.5" • Weight: 7.5 lbs.