SOLD FOR: $1103.89
Make: Sturm, Ruger & Co.
Model: Mini-14 Ranch Rifle
Serial Number: 581-42627
Year of Manufacture: 2009 (RUGER Serial Number Lookup)
Caliber: .223 Remington
Action Type: Magazine-Fed Semi-Automatic Rifle
Markings: The left side of the receiver is marked with the serial number “581-42627”, a two-line warning, the company’s phoenix logo, “STURM, RUGER & CO. INC. / SOUTHPORT, CONN. U.S.A.”. The top of the receiver is marked “RUGER / RANCH RIFLE / CAL. .223”. The buttpad is marked with the company’s phoenix logo.
The bottom of the two 5-round magazines and the three 20-round magazines are each marked “RUGER / mini 14” and with the Ruger logo. The bottom of the 25 & 30 round magazines are marked “MINI-14”.
The front edge of the scope rail is marked “GG&G”. The red dot sight is marked “SIG SAUER / STS-081”.
The sling is marked “MAGPUL MS3”.
Barrel Length: Approximately 18 1/2 Inches
Sights/Optics: The front sight is a ramped blade set between 2 protective ears. The rear sight is an adjustable ghost ring with protective ears that is fixed to the rear of the receiver. The receiver rib is notched for Ruger rings. 5 3/4 inches of picatinny style rail are attached to the top of the receiver. It holds a red dot sight. The glass appears clear and the red dot functions. The red dot assembly shows light handling marks and is in about Fine condition.
Stock Configuration and Condition: The wood stock uses a ventilated metal & black polymer handguard. It has a pistol grip, metal nosecaps, through bolt, 2 sling loops and rubber recoil pad. The wood shows a few light compression and handling marks. The LOP measures 12 3/4 inches from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttplate. The stock rates in about Fine overall condition.
Type of Finish: Blue
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The lands are bright and the grooves are semi bright. The rifling is sharp. There is no erosion.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 97% of its metal finish. The bottom of the barrel shows light scrapes. The charging handle shows a light scratch. The receiver, bolt and charging handle show light operational wear. The screws are intact. The markings are deep. Overall, this rifle rates in Fine condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this rifle. As with all used firearms, thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box, Paperwork and Accessories: The rifle comes with a red dot assembly; see above. It also comes with the original “SIG SAUER” box, 2 Ruger scope rings, MagPul sling, and an owner’s manual.
The rifle includes 8 magazines. Five (5) are factory marked magazines. Three (3) are aftermarket mags. They appear to be 5, 10, 20, 25, and 30 round magazines. They are not marked and we did not fill them to verify capacity. They show scrapes & scratches and appear to function correctly. On average they are in Very Good Plus condition.
Please see photos as to the condition of these items.
Please Note: NO magazines will be included for purchasers who reside where they cannot be legally transferred.
Our Assessment: The Ruger Mini-14 is a classic American rifle that has seen use in most sectors, private and military, all over the world. In production currently, there have been many variants throughout its history. This rifle is a Ranch model made in 2009 and chambered in .223 Remington. This rifle is in Fine overall condition and comes with lots of accessories including a Sig Sauer Red Dot and 8 magazines. Good luck.