Archive for .22

Winchester Answers: Where's the .22 LR?

A few months back, we provided a look at how ammunition companies were responding to the .22 rimfire "shortage." It's no secret that, since then, many of our readers are still struggling to maintain their stockpile of .22 LR. So what's going on? We asked the folks at Winchester for answers.

October 23, 2014

Wind Deflection

Did you know wind affects high-velocity rimfire rounds more than standard ones?

March 03, 2014

The Ruger American Rimfire

Ruger's new American Rimfire combines its award winning American Rifle design with some of the innovations offered by the iconic 10/22.

August 29, 2013

Rekindling an Old Flame

I must have been about 12 years old when I first became aware of her. My dad—who had absolutely no interest in guns or the outdoors—would occasionally relent to my incessant pleas to go shooting and take me to Red Larsen’s Indoor Range behind the hospital in Torrance, Calif., where for a couple of bucks I could borrow a .22 and shoot a hundred rounds or so. Most of the loaner guns were worn out .22 rifles, but on one visit none of the rifles were available, so Red let me shoot a revolver. I vividly recall seeing Smith & Wesson stamped along the long barrel. Even at that innocent time I knew Smith & Wesson meant quality.

July 31, 2012

Magnum Research Magnum Lite .22 Win. Mag. Rifle

Magnum Research has introduced a re-engineered Magnum Lite .22 Win. Mag. Rifle Series

July 18, 2012

Will Dry-Firing Damage Rimfire Guns?

The Question: Will Dryfiring Your Rimfire Damage It?

July 08, 2011