Tag Archives: Marlin

Appleseed After Action Report

This Memorial Day weekend, I spent my time honoring America’s veterans by laying face down in the Nevada dirt for three days straight. It was awesome! It’s called an Appleseed (see appleseedinfo.org). Below you’ll find a brief synopsis of my time in Gardnerville, shooting redcoats and learning about the Revolutionary War and the founding of […]

Things I Need for Appleseed: Updated

What to bring to an Appleseed Event Checklist http://www.appleseedinfo.org/pdf/what_to_bring_shoot.pdf Not everything listed here is necessary. This list was compiled from the experience of those who have attended an Appleseed. It includes those things that did or would have made their experience more enjoyable. Remember that you need to bring whatever it takes to learn to […]

Davidson’s Gun Genie

What is it like to purchase a gun online through Gun Genie? In an earlier post (http://girlsloveguns.posterous.com/ordering-on-gun-genie), I talked about the mechanics of ordering from Davidson using their Gun Genie program. Now I want to talk about the customer service and logistics of ordering through them. In short, if you have time and a good […]

Marlin 795SS

This morning before work, I stopped off at Weaver Arms in Reno, Nevada to pick up the latest edition to my firearms collection: a Marlin 795SS which I will be taking to Appleseed later this month. This is my first .22 and my first Marlin. My impressions of holding it right out of the box […]

Email Customer Service

I’ve been shopping around for a .22 rifle to take to Appleseed later this month. I settled on a Marlin 795 SS which I decided to purchase through Gun Genie. Gun Genie showed many retailers near me from whom I could order and I recognized a few of them: Weaver, Safe Shot, US Firearms Academy […]

Things I Need for Appleseed

What to bring to an Appleseed Event Checklist http://www.appleseedinfo.org/pdf/what_to_bring_shoot.pdf Not everything listed here is necessary. This list was compiled from the experience of those who have attended an Appleseed. It includes those things that did or would have made their experience more enjoyable. Remember that you need to bring whatever it takes to learn to shoot better. Personal […]