New for 2022: Heritage Mfg. Rough Rider TC

Blending old with new, this single-action revolver promises to be both fun and practical.

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posted on January 20, 2022
Heritage Mfg. Rough Rider TC

Heritage Manufacturing introduced its new Rough Rider TC, or “Tactical Cowboy” revolver.

As the name implies, the Rough Rider TC blends traditional Old West single-action revolver styling with contemporary enhancements that bring the platform into the 21st century.

Based on the company’s popular 6.5-inch-barreled .22 LR six-shooter, the Rough Rider TC offers enhanced sighting options and muzzle configurations, allowing shooters to enjoy the classic feel and handling of a single-action revolver while benefitting from modern shooting accessories like fiber-optic sights, red-dot optics and custom muzzle devices.

The Rough Rider TC features a Picatinny rail atop the frame, providing a solid mounting solution for the addition of a reflex-style optic. Also included is an elevated front sight with a fiber-optic element for open sight shooting and optimal visibility in all light conditions. Rear-sight alignment comes courtesy of the notched Picatinny rail, allowing the Rough Rider TC to be used with irons or optics.

To complement the high-tech spin of this mélange of old and new, the Rough Rider TC comes with stylish carbon-fiber-simulated grips. These can be customized with any of the many classic-style grip panels available through the Heritage online store. Finally, the muzzle is threaded ½x28 for use with a suppressor or other muzzle device, and comes from the factory with a thread protector in place.

Heritage Mfg. Rough Rider TC Specifications

Caliber: .22 LR

Capacity: 6 rounds

Action: Single-action only

Barrel Length: 6.5 inches

Overall Length: 11.85 inches

Overall Height: 5.1 inches

Overall Width: 1.5 inches

Weight: 32.1 ounces

Special Features: Picatinny rail, threaded barrel, fiber-optic front sight, rear-sight notch on Picatinny rail, carbon-fiber-simulated grips

MSRP: $212.88

 

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