GUN: Ruger AR-556 5.56 NATO Rifle $592/$563 Sportsmansguide.com
Deal DetailsLast Edited by mlacey3 January 13, 2016 at 01:16 PM
at Sportsman's Guide. Hard to find rifle at a really good price.
$592 shipped (to FFL only!) for non-members, $563 for Buyer's Club members.
FYI - This rifle is intended to be used for target shooting, sport shooting, hunting, self-defense, or decoration. Any other uses may already be against the law. This rifle must ship to FFL dealer so that the appropriate background checks can take place - it cannot be shipped direct to you!
Ruger® AR-556 Semi-automatic 5.56 NATO Centerfire Rifle. Practical meets tactical.
The Ruger AR-556 is a semi-automatic M4-style, direct impingement Modern Sporting Rifle that offers consumers a fun to shoot, affordable rifle with rugged reliability. Extensively tested during its development, the AR-556 is constructed from top-quality components, including forged 7075-T6 aluminum upper and lower receivers and a cold hammer-forged, chrome-moly steel barrel with M4 feed ramp cuts. This model is chambered in 5.56 NATO and comes equipped with a telescoping 6-position stock, 30-round Magpul magazine and enlarged trigger guard. Plus, it uses standardized M4 / AR components so customization is hassle free.
Ruger AR-556 Semi-automatic Rifle special features:
Forged 7075-T6 aluminum upper (type III hard-coat anodized) with forward assist, dust cover and brass deflector
Forged 7075-T6 aluminum lower with Type III hard-coat anodized finish
Heat-resistant nylon handguard for shooting comfort
Milled gas block is located at carbine length position for improved balance and handling
Ergonomic pistol grip features an extended trigger reach for more precise trigger control
Barrel nut and delta ring are designed for 1-person handguard removal and installation
Shot peened, 9310 alloy steel bolt
Multiple attachment points include a QD socket and bayonet lug, for many sling and accessory mounting options
Barrel is threaded (1/2"-28)
Includes 30-rd. Magpul PMAG magazine
Caliber: 5.56 NATO
Barrel length: 16.10"
Barrel style: Medium contour, cold hammer-forged with Ruger flash suppressor
Barrel twist: 1:8"
Stock: 6-position telescoping M4-style synthetic
Length of pull: 10.25"-13.50"
Trigger: Single stage
Sights: Adjustable post front / Adjustable Ruger rapid deploy rear
Overall length: 32.25"-35.50"
Overall weight: 6.5 lbs.