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The Ruger Mini-14: Utilitarianism in a Rifle

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The Ruger Mini-14 rifle is the ultimate utilitarian gun.

This do it all rifle in .223 Remington and 5.56 NATO is the do-it-all hunting, defense and recreation rifle. Here is why.

Origins

The Mini-14 was modeled after the full sized M14 service rifle, though scaled down for a smaller cartridge. It also has a sibling, the .30 caliber mini-30 in the Russian 7.62x39mm cartridge. Select fire automatic model, the AC-556,  have been sold to law enforcement and military forces world wide.

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In Hollywood, this sharp and smooth running rifle has made its way into the movies and on daily television. It is definitely an attention getter. Even the famous “Hannibal Smith” in the TV show The A-Team takes aim with a select fire Ruger Mini-14 in stainless steel and folding stock.

Customize the Mini-14

This rifle is not all Hollywood. It can be customized from everything from a die hard hunting rifle, a ranch gun to ride around in the pick up truck or all terrain vehicle to a true tactical firearm capable of defending life, liberty and property. This is a true favorite of many sportsmen, law enforcement members, and recreational shooters.

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A vast array of magazines of different capacities, stock options, bipods, scopes, sights, slings and ammunition make this a universal rifle capable of everything you can throw the .223 Remington and 5.56 NATO cartridges at, which the Ruger Mini-14 will digest with no problems.

Its tough and robust design will survive where many other rifles would become malfunctioning scrap.

The Ruger Mini-14 was first introduced in 1974 and is in current production with many models available. A Ruger Mini-14 is ready for the range, the field, or the heat of battle.

If you haven’t had a chance to shoot a Ruger Mini-14 yet, you should put it on the list. It will see its way to your wish list shortly thereafter.

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The Ruger Mini-14: Utilitarianism in a Rifle