Watch: Ruger American Rifle in .450 Bushmaster

posted on January 29, 2017
Ruger added a big-bore model to its line of Ruger American Ranch rifles, adding the .450 Bushmaster chambering to the product lineup. The rifle comes with the Ruger Marksman adjustable trigger, which offers a 3-5-pound trigger pull. The polymer stock is designed to promote easy handling, while the forend features grip serrations for better handling. The stock also features a rubber buttpad for recoil reduction. Recoil reduction is also provided by the Ruger muzzle brake, which comes on a barrel with a 11/16x24 TPI thread pitch. The magazine capacity is three rounds, and the suggested retail price is $599. Watch our video above to learn more.


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