NRA Gun Gear of the Week: Ruger Mark IV Hunter Pistol

by
posted on December 18, 2016

At its introduction, Ruger’s Mark IV .22 Long Rifle pistol was offered in two models and three SKUs. The Target model, available in black or stainless, is the all-business, utilitarian descendent of Bill Ruger’s Standard model rimfire. But for American Rifleman’s Joe Kurtenbach, it’s the Hunter model—with its extended barrel, enhanced sights and elegant lines—that truly captures the spirit of Ruger’s original, and capitalizes on the platform’s evolution.

Latest

Henry Repeating Arms H001 Long Barrel 24" lever-action rifle shown on wood floor with Bushnell riflescope Silencer Central Banish 22 sound suppressor
Henry Repeating Arms H001 Long Barrel 24" lever-action rifle shown on wood floor with Bushnell riflescope Silencer Central Banish 22 sound suppressor

Henry Repeating Arms & The "Quiet Frontier"

Old West meets new tech to see just how quiet a suppressed rimfire rifle can be, thanks to the Henry Repeating Arms suppressor-ready Frontier.

120,000 Biometric Gun Safes Recalled

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall of roughly 120,000 biometric gun safes due to biometric locks that can allow unauthorized access.

Rifleman Review: Springfield Armory SA-35

In 2021, Springfield Armory brought out its SA-35, a rendition of the classic Browning Hi Power, one of the iconic handguns of the 20th century.

New For 2024: Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport III

In a crowded AR-15 market, consumers are looking for the best bang for their buck. Most look no further than the Smith & Wesson M&P15 Sport, and the company has an updated generation out for 2024.

Handloads: A 10 mm Auto Loaded For Bear

The fear of a bear attack has likely sold more 10 mm Auto handguns than all firearm advertising combined. The 10 mm does deliver some impressive ballistics for a cartridge chambered in semi-automatic handguns.

The Rifleman Report: Creative Minds At Work

As all of us who experience this “mortal coil” eventually learn, the days seem more fleeting with each passing year. For those of us who make a living observing and reporting about the firearm industry, they eventually result in a somewhat disorganized pile of memories about companies, products and the people who create them.

Interests



Get the best of American Rifleman delivered to your inbox.