Can I buy directly from Ruger?
Ruger doesn’t sell directly to the public, only to federally-licensed firearms dealers.
Can a Ruger LCP 2 be dry fired?
The RUGER® LCP® II with manual safety can be dry-fired without damage to the firing pin or other components as long as the magazine is inserted.
When did the Ruger Mark 2 come out?
The MK II (“Mark Two”) was made from 1982 to 2005. Previous models include the Standard, Ruger’s first model, made from 1949 to 1982, and the MK I Target, made from 1951 to 1982.
Will a Ruger fire without a magazine?
All Ruger pistols use a “magazine”. None of them use a “clip”. No Ruger Pistol has a magazine Safety; thus all are capable of firing without the magazine in place.
Are Ruger Mark II and Mark III Magazines interchangeable?
No… They do not interchange. The Mark II had a heel mag catch, the Mark III has a more conventional mag catch, like a 1911. The Mark III also has a “window” in the front of the mag body, the Mark II mag does not.
Is it OK to dry fire an LCP?
Response: Yes, The firing pin in the Ruger LCP-Series pistols is of the inertia type and dry firing should cause no damage to the firearm.
Shortly after its introduction in January of 1987, The American Rifleman did a report on the Ruger Government Target Model pistol. I found the following from this article: “Ruger’s Mark I and Mark II pistols have been used since the 1950s as .22 rimfire training guns by the U.S. military services.
How to ask a question about Ruger pistols?
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Is the bolt stop on my Ruger Mark II Broken?
Just thought I’d send up a PSA in case anyone has an older Ruger they haven’t inspected closely. I bought a beautiful 1993 Ruger Mark II Target the other day. Stripped it down and discovered the square retaining block for the bolt stop had broken its welds in the lower frame and was starting to deform as it rattled around.
How big is a Ruger Mark II bull barrel?
…The basic difference is that we do target the Government Model at 25 yards with CCI Green Tag ammunition to insure it shoots a 1 1/4″ group. This is not to say that you might not get the same results with your 5 1/2″ bull barrel, but it would not have to in order to meet our manufacturing specifications.