i don't know much about rifles so if you have any questions please ask. i would like to get an xd in 40 or 45 but let me know what you have. the worst i could do is say no. i got the gun on a trade so i don't know much about the history on it. i do it fires and is accurate. the action is really smooth. you can message me any questions. You can call or text me at 5038670979 I found out a couple things about the marlin. It was built in 1961 and it is called a Texan.