Southport, CT –-(Ammoland.com)- Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE-RGR) is proud to announce the Ruger Collector's Series 10/22 Carbine Rifle. In production for 50 years, the Ruger 10/22 has become America's favorite .22 rifle.
With proven performance, a legendary action and a renowned, reliable rotary magazine, the 10/22 has inspired a loyal following. The Ruger Collector's Series 10/22 Carbine commemorates a half-century of excellence.
In addition to the reliable performance Ruger customers have come to expect from the 10/22, the Ruger Collector's Series 10/22 Carbine Rifle features a limited-time, 50th Anniversary bolt marking, commemorative 50th Anniversary box with an exclusive Collector's Series box decal and
“The Ruger 10/22 Rifle • 22 LR – Fifty Years • 1964-2014″ special receiver marking. Also included are a Collector's Series pin, a 10/22 50th Anniversary bumper sticker, a replica of the original 1964 10/22 ad and a limited edition Ruger Collector's Series street sign. ”
“This rifle ships with one BX-25 and one BX-1 magazine (an alternate model is available with three BX-1, ten-round magazines), while retaining popular 10/22 features like the black synthetic stock, push-button, cross-bolt manual safety and cold hammer-forged barrel.
“This Collector's Series rifle is a great chance for our customers to get their hands on a limited edition 10/22 – we are only producing 25,000 of them,” said Chris Killoy, Ruger President and Chief Operating Officer.
“The Ruger 10/22 has always been special to Ruger, and to America, and we are excited to incorporate this unique model into the line and celebrate this milestone anniversary,” he added.