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Old 04-15-2015, 06:19 PM
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Marlin 80/80DL Owners Manual?



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I have a J.C. Higgins Model 42 DL which I understand is a re-badged Marlin 80 DL for Sears. This was my first rifle back in the late 50s/early 60s and then my brother's after I enlisted in the USAF in '68. My brother passed away in January 2014 and our mother last month. In the closet of our old room at my mother's house, I found our old rifle.

I brought it home and am getting ready to clean it, but other than removing the bolt assembly and magazine, I don't know if it is possible to easily disassemble the bolt for cleaning. I've looked for owners manuals and found a partial one for a J.C. Higgins 42 DL, but even though it references a "Disassembly" section, there isn't one in the PDF. I've searched stevespages.com and the Marlin website for a Marlin 80 or 80DL manual but neither of them have one. Does anyone here have a complete manual of either the Marlin version or J.C. Higgins version that they might be willing to scan and save as a PDF or know of a current valid source?

BTW, I even still have the marksmanship badges and patches from my time with the Blue Arrow Jr. Rifle Club at Mather A.F.B. near Sacramento, CA

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Old 04-15-2015, 08:11 PM
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I have never disassembled a bolt. Yours would be the older style with pinned in extractors. it will have more small parts. In this exploded drawing your bolt will be the upper one. Good luck DR

http://www.gunpartscorp.com/Manufact...3/80-39044.htm
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Old 04-16-2015, 01:37 AM
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Marlin Manual.

I haven't looked for this model but try here.
http://pdf.textfiles.com/manuals/FIREARMS/

Hope this helps. Bob
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Old 04-16-2015, 01:10 PM
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I have never disassembled a bolt. Yours would be the older style with pinned in extractors. it will have more small parts. In this exploded drawing your bolt will be the upper one. Good luck DR

http://www.gunpartscorp.com/Manufact...3/80-39044.htm
Hmm, in that case maybe I should have a local gunsmith look at it. Thank you for the info.
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Old 04-16-2015, 01:14 PM
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I haven't looked for this model but try here.
http://pdf.textfiles.com/manuals/FIREARMS/

Hope this helps. Bob
Thanks, Bob. Unfortunately, no J.C. Higgins 42 series or Marlin 80 series were listed.
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