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  1. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi all! I am thinking about pull the trigger on a Ruger Gunsite Scout .308 18" stainless (Model 6822). The reason why I am posting this is just to see if I am missing anything out there that is better than the GSR for what I need, before I drop almost a grand on it. My use case for this rifle...
  2. Gunsmithing
    I have a Ruger 10/22 Rifle and a Ruger Mark IV pistol. If I use CCI brand ammo I have no issues with either gun. If I use any other brand of ammo, in either gun, I get a jam about every third or fourth shot. Anybody else having this issue?
  3. Gunsmithing
    Hi all, I am new to his forum. I am wondering about the feasibility of turning a newer rifle like a Ruger M77 (Hawkeye, GSR, etc.) into a Kar98 or Yugo M48 lookalike. I really love the look and feel of old Mausers, but 8mm is drying up and I am not a reloader. Additionally, I am not so...
  4. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Hi, been reading the forums here for a while but this is my first post. Please forgive me if this topic has been covered - I used the search function but couldn't seem to find anything. I'm pretty hot to get my hands on a Ruger Precision Rifle. As you know, it comes in three bores: .308, .243...
  5. Handguns
    Time for a new pistol. Looking a .357. But im torn between the Taurus tracker or the Ruger 66. The prices are about even, the Taurus has a 7 round capacity where as the Ruger has 6. ill be using primarily as a side arm while hiking and camping. 4-6 inch is available in both so it really comes...
  6. Handloading Procedures/Practices
    When I press the precision (brand) bullet into the shell, I see a bulge on the side of the shell. It appears the bullet did not go in straight. I use the lee challenger press, lee dies and the lee chamfer tool. It does not seem to effect the shooting or anything but it drives me crazy trying to...
  7. Shotguns, Shotgunning, and Shotshell Reloading
    I have a synthetic stock, 30" barrel, Ruger Red Label for clay shooting. I have a much longer than average LOP and I would really like to make this gun fit. I need to add inches to this gun for a proper fit. Any ideas?
  8. Handguns
    I'm about to be stationed in California, so when I bought my handgun I wanted to make sure it was loaded with all the superfluous safety features that California requires. I chose the Ruger LC9. It comes with a 1911-style safety that theoretically keeps the slide from racking; however, with the...
  9. Handguns
    I'm having a serous issue with disassembling my older model Ruger Redhawk!:mad: At 1:24 of this disassembly vid (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSPi3ZHUCeY) he knocks out the pin, however when I try the same it will not budge. Any help would be great.
  10. Handguns
    Everyone knows I am a huge fan of Ruger Super BlackHawks and Super RedHawks, but have been recently disappointed with the new Ruger Super Blackhawk. I love my 7 1/2" barrel stainless 44 mag SBK so i decided after I wanted one of the new stainless short 5 1/2 barreled SBK with the round trigger...
  11. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    My girlfriend has been getting into hunting lately and has gone out with me numerous times last season and she's starting to get serious about it, buying new boots and camo etc, I want to buy her a rifle for her birthday in November. I decided to go with a 7mm-08 in either the T/C venture...
  12. Handgun Cartridges
    I'm getting into 44 magnum handloads very soon and being the lazy individual that I am, I just want one or two bullets for the Ruger Redhawk. I know H110 is the powder of choice for heavy bullets in the 44 but what do you veterans suggest for the bullets? I'm planing on using Hornady 300gr XTPs...
  13. Handguns
    Hi guys! After a few months on deciding that my second gun will still be a revolver I still haven't made up my mind yet. I have two options, a brand new stainless steel Taurus Model 689 6" barrel or an old blued carbon steel Ruger Security Six 4" barrel. Putting the price aside, which one is the...
  14. Handguns
    im in the market for actual glowing tritium (or any other "radioactive" glowing substance) night sights for my GP100, and all ive found so far is meprolight. is there any other brands out there? thanks, DaG
  15. Handguns
    My friend has a Ruger Security Six in which I'm interested in buying but it looks exactly like the gun in the link below. According to the website, its a blank firing gun. I'm just worried that the gun my friend has is a converted blank firing gun. I just wanna be sure. Also, did ruger really...
  16. Rimfire Handguns
    Hello, I have a old model single six im in the process of restoring. Its from the 60s and is a convertable so it shoots 22lr and 22mag but i still have been unable to find and cylinders for it... All the cylinders are for new models single six, Does anyone know if they will also work or if i...
  17. Handguns
    :( Ok, I admit, I'm a dummy. I was cleaning my P95 .. 9MM... And when I reassembled it, I did something wrong. It's stuck in the position in the following photos... The slide will move a little to the back, but not much. My question... is this a job for a gunsmith or for "sending back to...
  18. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
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  19. Handguns
    Does anybody have experience with the new Ruger 1911? It looks interesting for the price.
  20. Rifles and Rifle Cartridges
    Anyone have any insight on the pressure limits of a 77/44 vs an 1894 marlin 44 mag? Most data is for the marlin or other lever guns.
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