Too think of all the game that old Marlin mdl-19-S must have put on the table since was Manufactured Early 20th century. All safety features function fine just the way was made.. Not much more satiusfyin../Enjojable stalk through the squirrell woods old 12 , 2 3/4 in Def a full choke.Long shots. reaches way out there. .but keepin pressures low with handy dandy lee loader. 8000psi or so. Federal 12 g load data. #6,s got a lb of bluedot need use up ..Squirrell pot pie. Dar n shame. State of the union. Enjoy simple things in life.