Gun Report

Ruger New Model Single Six .17 HMR

Read Gun Tests Rating and Recommendation

The New Model Single Six has easily adapted to the .17 HMR, the hottest new small-game round.

Ruger New Model Single Six .17 HMR

Gun Details

Model Name
Model Number
Home Defense
Caliber Plus Cartridge
Weight Unloaded
Overall Length
Barrel Length
Sight Radius
Overall Height
Front Strap Height
Back Strap Height
Maximum Width
Grip Thickness Max
Grip Circumference Max
Frame Material
Barrel Material
Grip Material
Trigger Pull Single
Trigger Pull Double
Trigger Span Single
Trigger Span Double

Take the safety off the rest of now, free!

Get complete access to this firearms comparison, and weekly members-only newsletters.

That's just the beginning of your free exclusive benefits.

You're only one click away.

Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.

The New Model Single Six offered nice graphics and first-rate machine work. Note the fully adjustable rear sight.
All machine cuts were clean and smooth. The main safety feature is the loading gate, which locks the hammer down. The treacherous easing down of the hammer step in negated.

Read Gun Tests Rating and Recommendation