Shooter’s Log writer, Dave Dolbee has compiled a top 10 list of ARs—in no particular order—for 2104 with at least one notable exception. Can you spot it? Match your top 10 list against other readers and see how your list compares.
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The AR-15 platform’s modularity allows it to be tweaked and tuned for other uses, including accurized varmint versions like Ruger’s piston-driven SR-556VT.
Every year, Cheaper Than Dirt celebrates the Ruger 10/22 on October 22—10/22. This year the Shooter’s Log details a brief history of the Ruger 10/22 rifles, lists its current production models and explains why the Ruger 10/22 rimfire rifle is one of America’s most iconic rifles. Join us in celebrating the Ruger 10/22 .22 Long Rifle rimfire rifle.
The newest guns to hit Cheaper Than Dirt’s website includes the sought-after Beretta ARX-100—get your hands on one before they are gone—the North American Arms PUG revolver in .22 Magnum, an affordable pump-action shotgun and two bolt-action rifles to rival the Mossberg Model 700. In the article, Guns, Guns and More Guns, you will find every type of gun to fit any need—be it hunting, target shooting, serious work in the field or just plinking at tin cans—and to fit any budget. For the newest in firearms and firearm accessories, check out Cheaper Than Dirt and the Shooter’s Log for your firearm buying guide.
The good folks at Ruger just released the new additions for 2014 and there seems to be a little something to top every shooter’s wish list. Did your new favorite make the list?
October 22 is known in the shooting industry as 10/22 Day; a day to celebrate one of the most prolific .22LR rifles ever, the Ruger 10/22. We asked our friends to send us pictures of their 10/22s and this is what we got!
Camo-dipped shotguns and rifles that either come from the factory, or done off-market are popular with hunters. Camo-colored guns are practical when you need to stay hidden. However, graphics on any gun goes beyond just the practical. If you want a more eye-catching and customized gun in a sea of black, then hydroprinting, or hydrographics is for you. Picture shows a custom-dipped Ruger 10/22 in purple leopard print.
If you want a more eye-catching and customized gun in a sea of black, then hydroprinting, or hydrographics is for you. Mark Smith of Liquid Image Hydrographics, was kind enough to dip our tactical Ruger 10/22 and hearing protection in purple and black leopard print and then visit with us about his process.
Most shooters say they like more power in their rifles and handguns, but their buying habits show they overwhelmingly prefer less power — that is, in total rounds sold, 22-caliber firearms and ammunition dominate cartridge sales figures. Likewise, in the Shooter’s Log many of the most popular articles we’ve published covered firearms and ammunition of the various 22-caliber chamberings, including the 5.7×28 FN (.220), .22 LR (.223), .22 WMR (.224), and 223 Rem. (.224). Here are the most popular items:
Working together with Lyman, Adaptive Tactical releases the feature-rich synthetic ADTAC RM4-SE Ruger 10/22 rifle stock with adjustable M4-style buttstock.
I love that new gun smell, don’t you? Ruger announced a new takedown version of the hugely successful 10/22 today.