Originally Posted by michael345
I actually went to my local gun store today. The Ruger American is complete crap I can almost put it in the 770 category but it doesn't quite deserve that. It's bad sorry ruger. FYI I still have the same opinion on the mark ii.
American Rifleman had a write-up on it. I handled the 30.06 the other day. I for one did not like the trigger guard molded to the stock. Some of the fit and finish as well.
Sorry Ruger; but, I will save additional cash for another Remington 700.