Sturm, Ruger & Company, one of the largest American gun manufacturers today, launched its business in 1949 with the introduction of the "Standard" .22 Long Rifle pistol. Today, it's most popular .22 handgun is the Mark series, partly because they can be tuned, tweaked and upgraded with a variety of aftermarket accessories. Don't forget to verify part compatibility with your specific pistol.
The Ruger American Pistol is an all-new, striker-fired semi-automatic designed to meet the military’s current handgun requirement. Regardless of whether it ever achieves that elusive goal, the American-made pistols offers a lot of features—and innovation—for the money.