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The Ruger AR-556 is a semi-automatic modern sporting rifle with a milled gas block a telescoping M4-style buttstock and ergonomic pistol grip with extended trigger reach. The flattop upper is forged from aerospace-grade aluminum includes a forward assist dust cover and brass deflector and is hard coat anodized for durability while the 16.10 medium contoured barrel is cold hammer-forged from chrome-moly steel for longevity and easy cleaning. Heat-resistant glass-filled nylon handguards aid in comfort and durability and the single-stage trigger with enlarged trigger guard for gloved shooting assists with reliable fire control. Rugged reliable and affordable the AR-556 is chambered in 5.56 NATO223 Rem and makes a suitable rifle for target shooting home defense hunting and varmint control.
Caliber 5.56 NATO 223 Rem - Stock Black Synthetic Collapsible - Front Sight Adjustable Post - Rear Sight Adjustable Ruger Rapid Deploy - Barrel Length 16.10 - Thread Pattern 12-28 - Handguard Glass-Filled Nylon - Twist 18 RH - Capacity 10 - Finish Type III Hard Coat Anodized - Height 8 - Weight 6.7 lb. - Overall Length 32.25-35.50 - Length of Pull 10.25-13.50 - Grooves 6 - Ruger Rapid Deploy folding rear sight provides windage adjustability and pairs with the elevation adjustable front sight for a solid reliable aiming system. The rear sight can be folded out of the way to make room for optics but can be instantly redeployed if needed. - Six-position telescoping M4-style buttstock and Mil-Spec buffer tube allow the rifle to be properly sized for different shooters or varying levels of outerwear or defensive gear. - Made from aerospace-grade 7075-T6 aluminum forging the flattop upper receiver includes a forward assist dust cover and brass deflector and is Type III hard coat anodized for maximum durability. - Bolt is machined from 9310 alloy steel and is shot peened and pressure (proof) tested to ensure strength structural integrity and durability. - Front sight post is elevation adjustable and a front sight tool is included. The A2-style F-height allows co-witness with many optics. - Patent pending Barrel Nut and Delta Ring are designed for one person handguard removal and installation. The design accepts most standard carbine length handguards. The barrel nut uses a standard wrench and can be swapped with a Mil-Spec barrel nut if desired. - Milled gas block is located at a carbine-length (M4) position for improved balance and handling. Multiple attachment points include a QD socket and bayonet lug for many sling and accessory mounting options. Serrations on the angled face of the gas block provide a low-glare surface. - Heavy contour cold hammer-forged barrel with ultra-precise rifling provides exceptional accuracy longevity and easy cleaning. The 18 twist rate stabilizes bullets from 35 to 77 grains and the 5.56 NATO chamber allows the use of both 5.56 NATO and .223 Rem. Ammunition. M4 feed ramps provide improved operational reliability and the matte black oxide finish reduces glare and provides corrosion resistance. - Ergonomic pistol grip features an extended trigger reach for more precise trigger control. - Chrome-plated bolt carrier inside diameter and chrome-plated gas key inside diameter provide exceptional resistance to hot gases. The gas key is staked so that it will not loosen after extensive firing. A matte black oxide finish on the exterior of the bolt carrier provides corrosion resistance. - Single-stage trigger provides durable and reliable fire control. The enlarged trigger guard is designed to allow gloved shooting. - Handguards are made from heat-resistant glass-filled nylon for shooting comfort and durability. - Also includes One 10-round metal magazine.
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