SOLD FOR: $2775
Make: Sturm, Ruger and Co.
Model: Custom 10/22 Magnum
Serial Number: 290-25612
Year of Manufacture: 1999 (RUGER Serial Number Lookup)
Caliber: .22 WMR (Winchester Magnum Rimfire)
Action Type: Detachable Magazine-Fed Semi-Auto Rifle
Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked with serial number “290-25612” and “RUGER®”, “MODEL 10/22® CARBINE / .22 WIN. MAG. R.F.”, a Ruger phoenix logo, and “®”. The recoil is pad marked “BOYDS”. There is a “TS” Tactical Solutions logo marking on the extended mag release.
Barrel Length: The barrel is a heavy profile 20” threaded 1/2”x28 with straight and radial fluting. With the included muzzle brake installed, the length is 21 1/2”.
Sights / Optics: There are no provisions for iron sights. The top of the receiver has two small integral ribs for Ruger rings with Ruger 1” rings holding a Bushnell Legend Ultra HD Rifle Scope 4.5-14x44mm. Scope glass is clear with mil dot reticle and sun shield attached. The scope is in Excellent overall condition.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is an aftermarket Boyds Rimfire Thumbhole wood patterned laminate stock with finger-grooved grip, roll-over comb, black rubber buttpad and sling studs front and rear. The forward sling stud position has an added rail with bipod attached. The bipod mount has an additional sling stud. There is only minor handling wear on the recoil pad and stock. There are no chips or cracks. The LOP measures 13 5/8” from the front of the trigger to the back center of the recoil pad. The pad shows minor wear, mostly around the edges. Overall, the stock rates in Excellent condition, as not original to the gun.
Type of Finish: The barrel and receiver sides are stainless with custom jeweled finish. The top of the receiver has a matte black finish.
Finish Originality: The matte finish on the top of the receiver is original, the jeweled surfaces were most likely done when the rifle was customized. The barrel is not original to the rifle.
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 97% of its current metal finish. There are minimal handling marks, most are hidden in the custom jeweled finish. The screw heads show minor tooling and are still serviceable. The markings are clear. Overall, this rifle rates in Excellent condition as customized.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. This rifle comes equipped with a Volquartsen HP Action Kit in the trigger assembly and Tactical Solutions Extended Magazine Release. 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 comes equipped with scope, bipod, and upgrades as pictured and described above. A single Ruger 9-round magazine and a Shooters Ridge clear-polymer magazine are included.
Our Assessment: This Ruger 10/22 is a semi-automatic rifle chambered for .22 Magnum rounds. The Model 10/22 was introduced to the market in 1965 by Ruger and proved popular from its inception, proving a simple and reliable option for people seeking a recreational plinker. This rifle is in overall Fine-to-Excellent condition as customized, with hardly any wear. This 10/22 has been full house customized. The only thing left original is probably the small patch of finish on top of the receiver and the bolt. This rifle sports a .22 Magnum fluted and threaded barrel, Volquartsen HP Action Kit in the trigger assembly, Tactical Solutions Extended Magazine Release and Boyds thumbhole stock. Chambered for .22 WMR, it will give you a little more distance and punch when hunting varmints or target shooting. What more could you want? Good luck and happy bidding!