Ruger M77 .204 Ruger Bolt-Action Targeting Rifle w/ Custom Gray Barrel

SOLD FOR: $1,875

WOA#:  WY240210TM011

Make: Ruger

Model:  M77 Mark II

Serial Number: 791-22829

Year of Manufacture: 2008

Caliber: .204 Ruger

Action Type: Bolt Action

Markings:  Left side of the barrel is marked “.204 Ruger” Left side of the receiver is marked “791-22829 RUGER M77 MARK II” with the Ruger Logo. 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: 26”

Sights / Optics:  There are no sights on this rifle.  The top of the receiver has a scope rail.  The scope rail has a mounted Leupold VX-3L 6.5-20x56mm.  The sight picture is clear.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a smooth walnut full length stock and semi  pistol grip, straight comb, 2 sling studs with sling attached, and rubber buttplate.  The stock rates in Very Good condition. There are no chips or cracks.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: Internal

Type of Finish: Gray

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.  The barrel is a custom Gray finish over stainless.  It can only be ordered through a Ruger rep. 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:  Sling and Scope paperwork

Our Assessment:  The Ruger M77 chambered in .204 Ruger is a bolt-action rifle designed for precision targeting and varmint hunting, and when equipped with a custom gray barrel, it adds a touch of sophistication and uniqueness to its appearance. Built on Ruger’s renowned M77 platform, this rifle combines reliability, accuracy, and aesthetics to create a firearm that stands out on the range and in the field.

The .204 Ruger cartridge offers flat trajectory, excellent accuracy, and minimal recoil, making it an ideal choice for varmint hunters and target shooters alike. Its high velocity and ballistic performance make it effective for reaching out to targets at extended ranges, while its low recoil ensures shooter comfort and follow-up shot accuracy.

The addition of a custom gray barrel not only enhances the rifle’s visual appeal but also provides practical benefits. The finish can offer increased corrosion resistance and durability, ensuring the rifle retains its pristine appearance and functionality even after extended use in diverse environmental conditions. Overall, the Ruger M77 .204 Ruger with a custom gray barrel is a stylish and capable rifle that combines precision targeting capabilities with a touch of personalization for discerning shooters.Please see photos and good luck!  C.J.

Ruger M77 .204 Ruger Bolt-Action Targeting Rifle w/ Custom Gray Barrel
Ruger M77 .204 Ruger Bolt-Action Targeting Rifle w/ Custom Gray Barrel