Is Ruger Mini-14 any good?

Is Ruger Mini-14 any good?

The Ruger Mini-14 is a classic. It’s reliable, customizable, highly accurate, and has some great features that set it apart from a simple AR-15. Today’s Mini-14’s are worth a look if you need a dependable rifle for predator hunting, defense or just ringing steel out at the range.

Is a Ruger Mini 14 considered an assault weapon?

They’re basically the same rifle But when it comes to rate of fire, capacity and power – the things people worry about most in a mass shooting – these are basically the same rifle. Yet the Ruger Mini 14 is specifically exempted from the proposed assault weapons ban.

What’s the difference between a Mini-14 and a ranch rifle?

The Ranch Rifle is the standard version of the Mini-14 and comes in eight different flavors, including one Talo Distributor Exclusive. These rifles are chambered for both . The Ranch Rifle comes in both hardwood stock and synthetic stock versions with either blued or matte stainless steel finishes. …

How far can a Mini-14 shoot accurately?

The Mini-14 had an effective range of 200 yards, a distance primarily dictated by the ballistic performance of its ammunition.

What was the original Ruger Mini 14 folding stock?

Accessory maker Samson Mfg. is releasing an almost exact replica of the original Ruger Mini-14 Side Folding Stock from the seventies and eighties. The author’s Ruger Mini-14 with an original Side Folding Stock that he bought for $200. (Photo: Ben Philippi /

What’s the difference between Ruger Mini 14 and Mini 14?

The Ruger Mini-14 Side Folding Stock by Samson Mfg. is almost exactly the same as the original dating back to the seventies and eighties. (Photo: Samson Mfg.) The only difference will be the handle. The original grips were made out of bakelite. According to Biggers, bakelite is hard to find these days.

Do you need a folding stock for a mini 14?

NOTE: The Folding Stock is designed for Mini-14® rifles with serial numbers 181-xxxxx and higher and Mini Thirty® rifles with serial numbers 580-xxxxx and higher. Due to the high demand for the A-TM Folding Stock, expect delays in shipping your order. All orders will be processed on a first come, first served basis.

Is the Mini 14 a trademark of Sturm Ruger?

Credit card/debit card charges may be placed on hold by your bank for up to 30 days. Ruger® Mini-14® and Mini Thirty® are trademarks of Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. Samson Manufacturing Corp. is a manufacturer of firearms parts and accessories and is not associated with or sponsored by Ruger.