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Ruger No. 1 Medium Sporter 9.3x74R

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The 9.3x74R Ruger was a handsome package with classic lines. Accuracy was excellent with our handloads. This was a handy rifle with everything done well.

Ruger No. 1 Medium Sporter 9.3x74R

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The arrow points to the forward part of the safety button, which sticks up above the ejection chute. This caused the empties to stop before they cleared the rifle, as shown. We think Ruger should change this to permit full ejection every time.
We moved the Scout scope as far forward as we could, and it provided a full viewing circle and great eye relief with Ruger's own rings. This falling-block design has stood the test of time, though not all are as accurate as ours was. Note the tang safety.

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