Updated Takedown Mechanism: Simple design uses one recessed button at the back of the frame allows the upper receiver to tilt up and off the frame for easy cleaning and maintenance
Loaded Chamber Indicator (absent on Standard, MK I & MK II )- provides visual and tactile indication that chamber is loaded
Comfortable Grip- features natural pointing grip angle with checkered, non- slip grip panels providing a positive hold. The manual safety and "American" style magazine release are conveniently located on the left side of the frame.
Magazine Disconnect (absent on Standard, MK I & MK II )- prevents discharge even when the magazine has been removed; upgraded MKIV variant allows magazine to drop free
Ambidextrous Manual Safety- positively locks the sear when applied; can be converted to left side only
Internal Cylindrical Bolt- ensures permanent alignment and higher accuracy potential than conventional moving- slide designs
"American" Style Magazine Release (Bottom Style 'European' release on Standard, MK I & MK II )- thumb actuated button allows for easy magazine changes
Magazine Capacity: 2- 10 Round
Barrel Length: 5.5" Bull
Sights: High Post Front / Adjustable Rear
Weight: 35.6 ozs.
Grips: Checkered Plastic w/ Ruger Logo
Warranty: "Sturm,Ruger & Company, Inc. has elected not to provide any written warranty, either "limited" or "full, rather than to attempt to comply with the provisions of the Magnuson - Moss Act and the regulation issued thereunder."