Archive for Ruger

The Ruger American Rifle at Gunsite Academy

The fall hunting seasons are rapidly approaching, and there's never a bad time to work on your form. With that in mind, Ruger invited Associate Online Editor Shawn Skipper to Paulden, Ariz., to attend Gunsite Academy's Hunter Prep course under the watchful eye of venerable instructor Il Ling New. Once there, it was time to put the budget-friendly Ruger American Rifle through its paces. Get a closer look at Gunsite with this gallery.

August 20, 2013

Ruger 10/22 Takedown

The Takedown can be disassembled by locking back the bolt, pressing the locking lever forward and twisting the barrel section 45 degrees.

March 25, 2013

Ruger Named Cabela's Vendor of the Year

Ruger's team effort with Lipsey's helped earn the special recognition, according to a Cabela's official.

March 25, 2013

The Best AR-15 Calibers For Predator Hunting

Here is a look at several of the mainstream predator-hunting cartridge options for the AR-15 platform.

January 10, 2013

Ruger American Rifle

The Ruger American's molded polymer stock houses a pair of V-blocks to bed the action and free-float a hammer-forged barrel.

December 05, 2012

NASGW Names Ruger Manufacturer of the Year

Award marks the sixth consecutive year that the company has been named the Firearms Manufacturer of the Year by NASGW.

November 16, 2012

Ruger Hits A Million—Already

Ruger has already produced 1 million firearms in 2012 and is well on the way to smashing last year's company record.

August 21, 2012

USA Shooting Team Ruger 10/22 Takedown

Ruger and TALO have partnered to build a limited-edition 10/22 Takedown rifle to benefit the USA Shooting Team.

August 01, 2012

Ruger Invests in Crossbow Company

Ruger has purchased a minority interest in Kodabow, Inc., a Pennsylvania based crossbow manufacturer.

June 27, 2012

Some This and That

For reasons I cannot explain or justify, I am something of a news junkie. One would think that some old and decrepit coot that lives in a remote area and eschews his neighbors wouldn’t give a hoot in Hades about news events, but every morning on my second cup of coffee I go to my computer and peruse various news websites. With that in mind, here are a few interesting tidbits I found this morning:

June 27, 2012

"Ruger Inside & Out" TV Show to Debut June 25

New show will feature the design and construction of guns and accessories from throughout the industry.

June 25, 2012

New Mexico Mule Deer: Yamaha Single Shot Challenge

New Mexico Mule Deer: Yamaha Single Shot Challenge

June 06, 2012

NRA Names Ruger's Fifer 2012 Distinguished Leader

Company President and CEO Mike Fifer receives award after Ruger successfully completed its self-imposed 1.2 Million Gun Challenge.

May 02, 2012

Ruger Completes 1.2 Million Gun Challenge for NRA

The company sold 382,500 firearms in the final quarter of the challenge, completing a $1,254,000 donation to the NRA.

April 26, 2012

Ruger Introduces the 10/22 Takedown

Ruger has introduced an exciting new addition to its product line for 2012, the Ruger 10/22 Takedown.

March 28, 2012