GUN TESTS GRADE: A
Although the B&L 36X riflescope looks out of place on this tiny, light little 22, it did the job of telling us just what each of the three takedown 22 rifles can provide in terms of accuracy. We liked the simplicity of the Ruger's easily-cared-for stock and stainless barrel. We didn't like the idea of scoping it, so we put on an aperture sight. This rifle does everything right, we thought.
The California Rifle and Pistol Association (CRPA) and several individual plaintiffs have filed an important Second Amendment lawsuit challenging Californias newly expanded Assault Weapons Control Act (AWCA).
The suit, Rupp v. Becerra, seeks to have the courts declare the AWCA unconstitutional because it infringes on the right to keep and bear arms under the Second Amendment. Read More
The Ruger Silent-SR sound suppressor was designed and built by Ruger utilizing fluid dynamic simulation and computer numeric controlled (CNC) machining equipment. Based on samples weve handled, the Ruger Silent-SR is easy to disassemble and clean. Each piece snaps together to seal the baffles and keep the byproducts of combustion away from the tube and end caps. Read More
We havent tested a lot of Coopers, mainly because of their expense. The last one was in May 2003, a Cooper Arms Custom Classic 22 LR priced at $1895. We said, Opening the box on the Cooper was a sheer delight, and it takes quite a rifle to impress our somewhat jaded crew. Even at the end of our test sessions, everyone who picked up the rifle still had to say, Man, what a lovely rifle! Read More
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