Is the Mini-14 still in production?
Built Strong for a World in Turmoil The Mini-14 GB is no longer produced. However, Ruger makes Mini-14 tactical models, six by my count. One tactical model, the 5888, comes in 5.56 mm with a Strikeforce ATI 6-position collapsible and folding stock. They even make a Mini-14 in 300 Blackout which is model 5864.
Did Ruger stop making the Mini-14?
The Mini-14 rifle, designed and developed by Sturm Ruger, is in widespread use as a ranch rifle, defensive weapon, and even a hunting arm. Now in its fifth decade, the Mini-14 shows no sign of going out of production anytime soon.
Is a Mini-14 a carbine?
Outfitted with either wood or plastic traditional style stocks in blued and stainless finish, the Mini-14 ranch rifle is a handy fast action reliable carbine.
Does Ruger Mini 14 come with scope rings?
Also includes: two magazines; Picatinny rail; scope rings.
What military uses the Mini-14?
The Mini-14 saw service in police SWAT and prison units in the United States. The Mini-14 never saw U.S. military service, although Bill Ruger reportedly believed it could have become the U.S. military’s service rifle instead of the M16 had the timing been right.
Can you use 5.56 ammo in a Ruger Mini 14?
ammunition, . 223 Rem. and 5.56 NATO can be used in all Mini-14 rifles and Ranch Rifles. Please note that “Military Surplus” 5.56mm NATO can vary greatly in its quality and consistency.
Can a Mini-14 shoot 5.56 ammo?
How many rounds does a Mini-14 hold?
|Rate of fire||Semi-automatic (Mini-14) 750rpm Selective fire (AC-556)|
|Muzzle velocity||3240 ft/s (990 m/s)|
|Feed system||5, 10, 20, or 30 round factory box magazine. Numerous aftermarket magazines and drums.|