Initially introduced by Ruger in 1974, the Mini-14 has proven to be the go-to rifle for a number of different applications, ranging from tactical and home defense to the farm and ranch. Chambered in .223 Rem / 5.56 NATO, the Ruger Mini-14 Ranch Rifle is available in a number of different configurations, including a stainless steel model with a Black Synthetic stock. Check out a video featuring this rifle below.

The stainless steel/black synthetic Ruger Mini-14 Ranch Rifle features an 18.50″ hammer-forged barrel with a 1:9″ twist, a 13″ length of pull, an adjustable rear sight and blade front sight, an overall length of 37.50″, a weight of 6.75 lbs, a 5-round magazine capacity, a flat buttpad for recoil reduction, integral scope mounts, a breech bolt locking system, and more. Simply put, the Ruger Mini-14 Ranch Rifle is a rugged, reliable, all-weather gun. The manufacturer suggested retail price for this rifle is $979.00.

Features: Ruger Mini-14 Ranch Rifle

  • Simple, Rugged, Garand-Style Action
  • Heavy, Hammer-Forged Barrel
  • Accurate Sighting System
  • Patented Integral Scope Mounts
  • Flat, Rifle-Style Buttpad
  • Also Features: Integral Sling Swivels on Hardwood or Black Synthetic Stocks, Receiver is Drilled and Tapped for Mounting included Picatinny Rail, Scope Rings

Specifications: Ruger Mini-14 Ranch Rifle – Black Synthetic/Matte Stainless

  • Model Number: 5805
  • Caliber: .223 Rem / 5.56 NATO
  • Barrel Length: 18.50″
  • Overall Length: 37.50″
  • Stock: Black Synthetic
  • Finish: Matte Stainless
  • Rear Sight: Adjustable
  • Front Sight: Blade
  • Material: Stainless Steel
  • Length of Pull: 13.00″
  • Weight: 6.75 lbs.
  • Capacity: 5
  • Grooves: 6
  • Twist: 1:9″ RH
  • Suggested Retail: $979.00

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