Ranger Report - Ruger SR22

Discussion in 'Range Report' started by Bigcountry02, Mar 9, 2011.

  1. Bigcountry02

    Bigcountry02 Coffee! If your not shaking, you need another cup Supporter

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    The wind did not stop me from range time with the new Ruger SR22. I did bring along the S&W MP 15-22. The wind was blowing from NNW between 10 to 20 mph. Ruger SR22 will be joining the MP 15-22 everytime at the range, another addicting rifle!

    No pics posted of the Bushmaster, that was the first to be fired using the iron sights only. Need to get a front sight tool and a red dot or old style colt scope for the handle. Mostly, fired about 120 PMC .223 rounds - very dirty rounds!

    Pics of the .22LR rifles, S&W MP 15-22 on the left and the Ruger SR22 on the right:

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    The initial scope setup using Leapers I have was complete after 4 shots at 25 yards using standard Blazer CCI .22LR rounds:

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    Target at 50 yards with the Ruger SR22, fired about 50 rounds and then fired the S&W MP 15-22:

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  2. lonyaeger

    lonyaeger New Member

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    Well done. I remember the wind in ABQ howling this time of year!
     

  3. Jo da Plumbr

    Jo da Plumbr New Member

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    Good deal BC.

    So which do you like better the MP or the SR22?
     
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  4. dunerunner

    dunerunner New Member

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    Nice shooting, even with the wind.
     
  5. CA357

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    Good times fer sure. :cool:
     
  6. IGETEVEN

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    Nicely done! Any day is a good day when you can let some lead fly down range. :cool:
     
  7. Bigcountry02

    Bigcountry02 Coffee! If your not shaking, you need another cup Supporter

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    That is very very hard decision! MP is first and SR22 second; but, they will get equal time at the range! :D

    Scary thing, I just left the range after a few hours, around 12:15 p.m. and tonight, local news is saying a 38 year old accidentially shot himself in the leg at the same range this afternoon.
     
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  8. Txhillbilly

    Txhillbilly Active Member

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    BC,Looks like a great day.