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” There are a BEVY of economic .22LR rifles out there and from some of the big brands too; Remington, Mossberg, Marlin, Ruger, Savage and so on – the long guns that practically everyone owns – all sell a cheap .22 rifle.
Virtually all the big names in handguns sell a .22, but they're a bit on the costly side.
The barrel is 6 7/8 inches long, the gun is in al ... Email me if you would like these pics sent to you, they will come through bigger a ... Click for more info A minty Ruger Mark I Automatic pistol in .22 LR. ) as to all blued metal and as to Black checkered grips with Ruger Medalion. The box is numbered to the pistol and is in very good to excell ...
This gun was manufactured in 1950 or 51, and I believe that the muzzle brake was an option.
Chet15 I don't think there were any stainless MK-Is made. If this gun was made in 1974 and it's Stainless, then it's a one of a kind. Thanks for the input, that is what I thought too, but when I checked the # against the list on Ruger site it actually came out as 1973 (not 4 as I previously thought) I may need to check one of the other sites and see if anyone can shed light on it.
The only Stainless Standard model was the Bill Ruger Stainless Signature Model Mod. Yes, 1974 was the first year for several stainless handgun models...
_________________I learned a long time ago that I can't change the world, but I can change one life at a time."Life happens now, and it can be lost in yesterday, or misspent waiting for tomorrow."Let's just sit here awhile and see what happens... Georgia Yes, 1974 was the first year for several stainless handgun models...
While they may not be overwhelmingly common in most gun stores, they can be obtained online and shipped to an FFL for not a whole lot; some cost less than 0 before FFL fees and shipping.Nice clean gun, only flaw is someone engraved their name on it. The barrel is 6" and the bore is in very good shape and should make for a great shooter. The finish is in great shape and shows little wear. Click for more info SEE THE PICTURES OF THIS BEAUTIFUL CALIBER 22LR ABSOLUTELY GORGES LIKE NEW CONDITION IN THE ORIGINAL BOX WITH EXTRA MAGAZINE, TARGET GRIPS, AND ADJUSTABLE REAR SIGHT. Click for more info NEW IN BOX RUGER MARK 1 OR MK 1 6 7/8" SEMI BULL .22LR BLUE TARGET PISTOL, CIRCA 1981. Chet15 Well, Ruger may have experimented with that then, but doubtful..were still on a huge backorder for every blue .22 pistol model they could make at the time.You can try a magnet test on it to tell what material its made of.
The Heritage Rough Rider series is a very good bargain plinker in the world of 22lr handguns.