Ruger M77 MK II .308 Win 18” Bolt-Action Rifle with Mannlicher Stock

SOLD FOR: $1,075

WOA#:  WY240220KN008

Make: Ruger

Model:  M77 Mark II

Serial Number: 781-58803

Year of Manufacture: 1993

Caliber: .308 Winchester

Action Type: Bolt Action fed by internal magazine.

Markings:  Left side of the barrel is marked “.308 WIN” the Left side of the receiver is marked “781-58803 RUGER M77 MARK II”. The top of the 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: 18”

Sights / Optics: The front sight is a brass beaded blade, screw set, atop a ramped riser on the front of the barrel. The rear sight is a reversible U / Square notch rear sight with a white diamond dovetailed into a screw set riser towards the rear of the barrel. The receiver is milled and has a set of 1” scope rings mounted to it.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a checkered walnut Mannlicher style stock with a capped semi-pistol grip, straight comb, 2 sling swivels with leather sling attached, and rubber buttplate. The stock has a few very light marks from handling. There are no chips or cracks. The length of pull is 13.5” from the front of the trigger to the rear of the buttpad. The buttpad rubber is pliable. The stock is in Excellent overall   condition.

Magazine Quantity & Condition: Internal

Type of Finish: Blued

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no visible erosion in the bore. In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9/10.

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. There is also a small spot where the finish has been removed on the receiver just in front of the bolt handle cut. 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: This rifle includes its attached leather sling and scope rings.

Our Assessment:  The Ruger M77 Mark II rifle chambered in .308 Winchester with an 18-inch barrel and a Mannlicher stock is a distinctive and versatile firearm that combines Ruger’s renowned M77 Mark II action with a unique stock design. At the heart of this rifle is the Ruger M77 Mark II action, known for its reliability and smooth operation. The Mauser-style controlled feeding mechanism ensures consistent and reliable cartridge feeding, enhancing the rifle’s overall performance. Chambered in .308 Winchester, this rifle offers shooters a versatile cartridge choice suitable for a wide range of applications. Whether hunting, target shooting, or engaging in tactical scenarios, the .308 Win cartridge delivers excellent ballistic performance and manageable recoil. The 18-inch barrel strikes a balance between maneuverability and ballistic performance. Its shorter length makes the rifle easier to handle in tight spaces while still providing sufficient velocity and accuracy for hunting and shooting at moderate distances. One of the most distinctive features of this rifle is its Mannlicher stock. Characterized by its full-length forend that extends nearly to the muzzle, the Mannlicher stock offers a unique aesthetic and practical benefits. The slim profile and ergonomic shaping of the Mannlicher stock enhance comfort and control during shooting, while its traditional appearance adds a touch of classic styling to the rifle. Overall, the Ruger M77 Mark II with a Mannlicher stock in .308 Winchester is a versatile and stylish firearm suitable for a variety of shooting activities. Its reliable performance, compact design, and classic aesthetics make it a standout choice for discerning shooters who appreciate both form and function. Please see our photos and best of luck with your bidding!!!-R.L.

Ruger M77 MK II .308 Win 18” Bolt-Action Rifle with Mannlicher Stock
Ruger M77 MK II .308 Win 18” Bolt-Action Rifle with Mannlicher Stock