Ruger 77/22, .22 LR Bolt Action rifle, Blue, 20″

SOLD FOR: $810

WOA#:  WY240203RM005

Make: Ruger

Model:  77/22

Serial Number: 700-00584

Year of Manufacture: 1984

Caliber: .22LR

Action Type: Bolt Action

Markings:  Left side of the barrel is marked “22LR” Left side of the receiver is marked “700-00584 RUGER 77/22”. Barrel is marked “BEFORE USING GUN-READ WARNINGS IN INSTRUCTION MANUAL AVAILABLE FREE FROM STURM, RUGER & CO. INC., SOUTHPORT, CONN. U.S.A.”  The top of the rear of the bolt is marked “SAFE”.

Barrel Length: 20”

Sights / Optics:  The front sight is a brass beaded blade dovetailed to the barrel.   The top of the receiver has scope rings mounted.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a checkered walnut full length stock with traditional checkered and capped pistol grip, straight comb, 2 sling studs, and plastic buttplate.  The LOP is 13 ¾” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttplate.  The stock rates in Excellent condition. There are no chips or cracks.  The checkering is crisp.

Magazine Quantity & Condition:  One 10rd rotary Ruger magazine

Type of Finish: Blued

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.

Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows very minimal wear.  There is only slight operational wear around the Bolt.  The screw heads are sharp. The pins are clean. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics: The action functions as intended. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories:  none

Our Assessment:  The Ruger 77/22, chambered in .22 LR, is an excellent choice for beginner shooters looking to learn the fundamentals of marksmanship. With its bolt-action mechanism and mild recoil, this rifle provides a gentle introduction to shooting, making it ideal for new shooters to develop their skills and confidence on the range.

Featuring Ruger’s renowned build quality and reliability, the 77/22 is crafted with precision engineering and attention to detail. Its robust construction ensures durability and longevity, allowing beginner shooters to enjoy years of use without worry.

The .22 LR cartridge is known for its affordability and low recoil, making it perfect for new shooters to practice with without breaking the bank or experiencing discomfort. Additionally, the Ruger 77/22’s adjustable sights and smooth bolt action provide an intuitive and user-friendly shooting experience, allowing beginners to focus on improving their accuracy and marksmanship skills. Overall, the Ruger 77/22 is an excellent choice for beginner shooters seeking a reliable and easy-to-use rifle for learning and enjoying the sport of shooting.  Please see photos and good luck!  C.J.

Ruger 77/22, .22 LR Bolt Action rifle, Blue, 20"
Ruger 77/22, .22 LR Bolt Action rifle, Blue, 20″