Founded in 1949 by William B. Ruger and Alexander McCormick Sturm in a small, makeshift machine shop in Southport, Connecticut, Ruger is a full-line manufacturer of American-made firearms. As a curious gunsmith, Ruger began designing pistols by adapting elements of the German 9mm Luger and the American Colt Woodsman to create the flagship Ruger 22 caliber pistol. Marketed as an affordable .22 caliber rimfire rifle for casual sport, target shooting and plinking, it has since become the most went on to become the most successful .22 semi-automatic pistol ever created.
For more than 60 years, Ruger has delivered quality craftsmanship and innovative firearms. Ruger currently offers consumers more than 30 product lines with over 400 variations for any gun enthusiast’s needs. From hunting to self-defense, you will find a rugged, steadfast option.
First-time shooters, seasoned professionals, and rifle enthusiasts will be thrilled with Ruger Rifles’ options. These rifles are accurate and comfortable shoulder-mounted pieces capable of hitting targets at great distances. The right balance of features, function and price meet the needs of customers while standing out from the crowd.
Every Ruger rifle includes the following features:
100% American made, the Ruger American Rifle lineup is not only a feat of modern engineering and innovation, but just happens to be very affordable. Ruger designers built a rifle that comes with the kind of bells and whistles one might expect from higher-priced rifles.
The American Rifle comes in a variety of popular hunting rounds, with a very smooth trigger pull and a Power Bedding integral block system that free-floats the barrel for minute of angle (MOA) accuracy.
Key features include:
The Ruger American rifle comes in numerous model variations, calibers, barrel lengths, stock types and finishes. Some popular models include:
The overwhelmingly successful .22-caliber Ruger American Rimfire bolt action rifle offers marksman ultraprecise rifling, a combination of accuracy, ergonomics and lightweight reliability with groundbreaking Ruger craftsmanship.
Along with the Marksman adjustable trigger, this rifle offers a crisp and smooth release with a user-adjustable pull weight between 3-5 lbs. Additionally, it sports a hammer-forged, free-floating stainless-steel barrel and interchangeable insert modular stock-system options. If you’re in the market for a .22-caliber rimfire repeater for an excellent price, you will want to take a close look at this package of fine American gunmanship.
Ruger Hawkeye bolt action rifles are designed to be instant classics. Built with reliability, versatility, style and performance in mind, these rifles meet the needs of hunters around the world. The Hawkeye is an ultra-reliable firearm designed to combine sheer brute strength, dependability, and smooth, crisp handling, the Ruger Hawkeye bolt action rifle delivers phenomenal long range hunting performance.
This model features a three-position safety that allows the shooter to load or unload with the safety engaged. The Hawkeye also features hinged solid-steel floorplate allows for unloading without chambering each cartridge, and its cold hammer-forged barrel allows for easy cleaning.
Standard features include:
The Hawkeye comes in various model variations and calibers which include the Hawkeye Standard, Hawkeye Compact, Hawkeye Laminate Compact, Hawkeye Predator, Hawkeye Varmint Target and Hawkeye FTW Hunter.
For the marksman looking for long-range accuracy, Ruger’s Precision Bolt Action Rifle is just the tool, with virtually unlimited customization options and enhancements to fit any need. The Precision Rifle represents long-range precision shooting for the cost-conscious gun buyer.
With the stated goal of achieving sub-MOA accuracy, the Ruger Precision Rifle is a gun that will offer consistent pin-point accuracy all day long. The Precision rifle’s pinpoint accuracy comes from a 20” or 24” medium contoured cold hammer-forged 4140 chrome molly barrel with 5R rifling. The rifle is chambered in a .556 NATO/.223 Rem, .308 Win and 6.5 Creedmoor. Standard features include:
Today’s modern sporting rifles are lightweight and provide quick, smooth handling as well as precision for those who appreciate the AR-style platform. In the modern sporting rifle market, the Ruger MSR semi-automatic rifle ensures optimum reliability and superior operating endurance.
For consumers who are looking to enter the AR market at a reasonable price, the Ruger MSR Rifle line remains very popular and will not disappoint. Some popular Ruger AR-15 models include:
Ruger AR-556: The AR-556 is one of the most popular and affordable AR-15s in the entry-level market. This MSR features a direct impingement operating system, cold hammer-forged barrel, flat-top accessory rail, aluminum upper and lower receiver and a six position telescoping stock.
Ruger SR-556 Takedown: The SR-556 is Ruger’s flagship rifle in their MSR line featuring a takedown system that allows the user to quickly break down the rifle for storage and carry. The rifle features a state-of-the-art piston operating system, which runs cleaner and cooler for rock-solid reliability. Other key features include the Ruger Elite 452 two-stage trigger, folding sights, slim lightweight KeyMod rail and a chrome-moly-vanadium steel barrel.
Ruger SR-762: The SR-762 is also a flagship rifle in the Ruger line featuring the same reliable piston-operated system as the SR-556 Takedown. The SR-762 is chambered in the popular 7.62 NATO/.308 Win. Key features include a four position chrome-plated adjustable gas regulator, folding sights, smooth-sided adaptable handguard and Ruger Elite 452 Trigger.
For over 50 years, America’s favorite .22-caliber rifle has been the Ruger 10/22 semi-automatic rimfire rifle, which is ideally suited for informal target shooting, plinking, small-game hunting and competitive shooting events. Featuring the unique, easily detachable rotary magazine and an extended magazine, the Ruger 10/22 is profoundly reliable, and provides a versatile and guaranteed jam-free shooting experience.
The 10/22 was first introduced by Ruger in 1967 and has since sold millions of rifles around the world. With its proven design, legendary reliability, modern features and affordable price makes the Ruger 10/22 one of the most popular .22 LRs on the market. The Ruger 10/22 comes in numerous model variations and finishes. Some popular models include:
Resembling the smaller, scaled-down version of the military U.S. M-14, the Mini has a reputation for being steadfast under all situations. With exacting precision on the range, at the ranch, on patrol or in the woods, this .223 semi-automatic rifle offers a great alternative to the AR platform. The Mini’s centrally positioned safety, hook-rock-and-lock magazine design and brawny charging handle ensure speedy employment, secure loading and positive chambering. To complement these features, the Mini’s light weight and shorter, easy-to-handle length creates a unique semi-automatic rifle that is tough to beat.
The Mini-14’s short barrel length and overall chassis length make them favorites in any application where maneuverability and ease of handling are priorities. The Mini-14 comes in a couple main model variations that include:
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