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  1. Most popular revolvers

    General Gun Discussion
    Which revolvers do you guys think are the most popular or the best ones? Which have you seemed to enjoy the most or wanted the most? Which have you owned?
  2. What is the a decent first 45 acp pistol to buy?

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    I am starting my research for buying a .45 acp double stack handgun. I don't necessarily need it to conceal. I already have a conceal carry. I am looking for something reliable, good build around $500-$600. I thought about 1911 and honestly, if I am going to buy one itll be a higher end model...
  3. My Ruger Bearcat

    Gun Related Pictures
    These are pictures of my beautiful, all original, Ruger Bearcat. It is a relatively early manufactured firearm, and has been kept in immaculate condition. I own several that I have inherited, this one is my favorite. I learned many lessons from my father whilst using this particular one, and I...
  4. Smith & Wesson M&P 15 Sport II or Ruger AR 556 for my first AR?

    Rifle Discussion
    Hello everyone, was wondering which of these ARs are better for my first AR. Smith & Wesson M&P 15 Sport II or Ruger AR 556? I read plenty of reviews and both seem to be in a deadlock (like me right now). Thanks in advance folks!
  5. What is currently, the most universally powerful standard .22 LR round?

    Rimfire Central
    ...readily available, has some info / non-bias reviews online... that can be very reliably shot and ejected, from a mid to full size, high end, all steel, mainstream (Smith / Ruger) revolver.
  6. 22 Magnum for Self Defense?

    Concealed Carry
    So I got myself a 22 Magnum Ruger LCR to review. It worked out well: The Ruger LCR 22 Magnum | Mark3smle But the question is, would you consider a 22 Magnum for defense?
  7. Choosing a Concealed Carry Gun for a Woman

    Concealed Carry
    Hello, I recently recieved my pistol permit & am in the process of choosing my very first gun, which will be used for concealed carrying. I'm only 5'1" so I'm trying to find a small gun, but one that will still work great for defense. I've been renting what I can at a range to test before...
  8. Advice.

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    I am new to the gun world. In May I bought a LC9 for a pretty good price. After shooting it,'I decided I hated the trigger when at the range with a co-worker that brought his glock. After some research I decided to trade in my LC9 for an LC9S. Much better trigger. Also have not had an issue, not...
  9. First time gun buyer looking for advice

    Revolver Discussions
    Hello world! All this talk about gun laws has made me want to buy a gun. I really like the look of revolvers, but I'm not too fond of modern looking revolvers. After doing some research I think I wan't to go with the standard Ruger new model Super Blackhawk in 44 mag. No bisley or hunter models...
  10. Ruger Gunsight .308 Scout w/ Leupold 4-12x @ 100yds.

    Shooting Reports
    Shooting Federal 168 grain hpbt, all bullets landed within a group about the size of a watch dial. I am not much of a shot, so I figure a marksman would do better. Granted that this is good ammo, I think the take away is that the short 16" barrel is pretty accurate. I had been concerned about...
  11. Cleaning my SR22

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    I'm hoping someone here can give me some solid guidance. I recently purchased a Ruger SR22 and have been researching cleaners etc. My specific question relates to Remington's Brite Bore product. Is this an evaporating product? and is it safe to spray into the firing pin area in the slide...
  12. Ruger SR9 vs Smith and Wesson M&p 9

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    Hi there, I'm currently buying my first gun and was looking for any input or suggestions. I'm a new shooter so I'm not looking for anything fancy or expensive, right now the two models I'm caught between is the M&P 9 and the Ruger SR-9. While everyone tells me the S&W is my best bet and I like...
  13. Mossberg MVP Patrol vs. Ruger Gunsite Scout?

    Rifle Discussion
    So - I've tried the Search, and didn't get a hit that produced quite the info I'm looking for... I've got a bit of bonus money burning a hole in my pocket (and no, I don't want to hear from any dispossessed Nigerian Princes!), and I'm looking for a general-purpose 'fun gun' that can also serve...
  14. New guy considering a Ruger LCR 357

    Revolver Discussions
    Hey guys, I was looking for some opinions here. I am looking to purchase my first gun. I am looking at the Ruger LCR 357. I've done some research and below I listed my thoughts on why I am considering this gun. As a first timer, if I have my wires crossed somewhere, or you disagree, let me know...
  15. Need help making a NY legal .22 "Assault Rifle"

    Rimfire Central
    I wanted to make a .22 ruger into a ny legal assault rifle. I like the Ruger in the attachment but obviously it isn't ny legal. I wanted to get the gun as assault rifle looking as possible but still legal. That includes magazine, stock, etc. Any and all suggestions are welcome. If you dont know...
  16. Hey there from Oregon!

    New Members Introduction
    Hey guys, my names Danny and I am new here. Figured I'd post and introduce myself. I'm not very old, but like guns. I'm joining in hopes of learning more and getting into the gun community. Like I said, I'm young so my collection is limited to only 2 at the moment. I own 1 Ruger SR45 and I just...
  17. Best .30-06 Budget Rifle?

    General Gun Discussion
    For Christmas this year, I'm 18 so me and my dad finally convinced my mom to let me have my own rifle. I wanted a .308 but my dad insisted on a .30-06. But as it is for pretty much everyone nowadays, money is tight. We had to buy a budget rifle. It was between the Ruger American Rifle, Mossberg...
  18. Ruger 1911 & Ruger 1911 CMD

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    Hey guys, Our local gun store has the Ruger 1911 and Ruger 1911 CMD on display. I have read a few reviews of those two guns but I can't decide if they are worth it. What do you guys think? Should I buy one of these? Thank's anyway for your help
  19. Ruger Gunsite Scout .308 with a Leupold scope

    Rifle Discussion
    This is my short review of the Ruger Gunsite scout, I you have any questions feel free to ask to help others searching for info about the Gunsite scout. Live and bought mine in Virginia. Everyone keeps asking me if i got it at a gun show and its rare but i just got lucky when i walked in the...
  20. Ruger SR9c Jams

    Semi-Auto Handgun Discussion
    Hello All, I've put over 300 rounds through my new SR9c and I've had a few serious jams over the past 2 weeks since I bought it. Is this a big problem with Ruger? Maybe I should try different ammo? I've only been shooting at the range for about 3 months now so any help would be appreciated...