Out of the Box Impression: Ruger’s Precision Rimfire Rifle

The Defensive Training Group

Nothing, I mean NOTHING, upsets me more than to point a rifle at something, get a site picture, depress the trigger, and the projectile doesn’t go reasonably close (say within an inch) to the point of aim.  Even if the rifle in question is a .22 caliber rifle.

I had such a rifle; a Ruger 10-22 that a former military team member of mine had taken it and completely tuned a stock 10-22 internally – basically refined the trigger pull down to about 2.5 to 3 lbs, replaced the extractor with a match grade replacement, put a new recoil buffer in the receiver, ensured there were no burrs on the crown, and ensured the cheap Tasco 4 power scope and it’s equally cheap mounts were solid, and wouldn’t cause an issue.

Sounds funny, right?  This thing kept a group of 4 to 6 inches at 200 meters, depending on who…

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Author: Alfred E. Neuman

71 year old geek, ultra-conservative patriot.