As a rule, it’s probably not a good idea to carjack a gun owner. Especially if said gun owner keeps his weapon within reach and knows how to use it – because you might just get hurt. And that’s exactly what happened in Venezuela recently when a man locking up his store was accosted by a thief. A gun battle ensued and the would-be carjacker ends up shot.
While few of us ever thought we’d have a blacked-out lever-action hunting rifle on our wish list, here we are with not one, but two. The Marlin Dark series was followed by the Henry X-Model, both American-made levers.