Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win. Rifle

Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win. Rifle

Designed with a single-shot capacity, the Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win. has a 26-inch barrel with a wood stock and Beavertail forend Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win rifle. This gun features a satin finish with a 2-position top-tang safety. Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win rifle

 Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win rifle
Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win rifle

Looking at my three-ring binder where I keep records of all my handloads, I found in February 1976 that my first Ruger No. 1 was acquired. That was more than 40 years ago, hard to believe, and I still have a rifle – a .22-250 Rem. In the design of the Regular rifle. Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win. Rifle. Ruger No. 1V Varminter .243 Win rifle

This gun was considered a “premium” model years ago, and some thought wood went with that to go with the price tag. Today, for the most part, the wood is reasonably straight grained in order to keep prices in line (over the years, the Ruger No. 1 has almost tripled in price), but when I looked through the racks of a well-heeled gun shop, I turned up some above-average wood specimens.

The finish is flawless and mimics oil without any dust or any other finishing blemishes done in a satin patina.

An adjustment on the ejector strut spring allows you to choose whether you want cases ejected or, for handloaders, captured just at the safety lever.

Features:

. Rings and integral scope base
. Single-shot capacity
. Satin finish
. Walnut grip
. 2-position top-tang safety
. Beavertail forend
. 26-inch barrel with a wood stock

Specifications:

. Barrel length (in.): 26
. Rate of twist: 1 in 7.7 in.
. Caliber: .243 Win.
. Type: Centerfire
. Product weight: 8.5 pounds
. Style: Hunting
. Metal finish: Satin
. Product length (in.): 42.5
. Magazine capacity: 1
. Stock: Walnut wood

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