The frame and grip are a blend of aluminum and plastic and the heavily fluted stainless steel cylinder holds six rounds of ammunition. It works just the same, save for the geometry of the eightshot. By the way, this was the first video we did after i recovered enough from my surgery to actually do a vi. Ruger does not necessarily produce firearms in serial number order. Originally loaded with a bullet weight of 40 grains 2. Apply the cable to the cylinder as shown in figure 3. Lightweight, compact ruger lcr 22 magnum pocket revolver. Ruger introduced the famous 10 22, chambered for the.
General bably not, the wmr ammo is about the same price as 9mm. Also, within a model family the same serial number prefix may be used to produce a variety of different models, all in the same block of serial numbers. Patented frictionreducing cam is a next generation design in fire control systems that results in a smooth, nonstacking. Ruger s lcr revolver line was launched in 2009 and has been steadily expanding ever since. Am seriously considering one of these in 22 magnum as a pocket pistol for woods hikes and general plinking. But when you look at the lethality, penetration and accuracy difference between a 22 lr and a 22 mag, the 22 mag is a no brainer. The ruger lcr is a lightweight, smallframe revolver with a uniquely smooth trigger and highly manageable recoil. The lcr makes a nice trail or backpack gun or a backup to your. Glad she is happy, both my wife, and i carry 22lr mini revolvers for backup. Get a quick tutorial that shows you just how easy it is to use a speed beez speed loader with your ruger lcr, then order yours. Ruger revolvers are renowned for dependability, accuracy and being generally great shooters, and these doubleaction.
By the way, this was the first video we did after i recovered enough from my surgery to. Rugers lightweight carry revolver lcr has enjoyed commercial success since the series was launched in january 2009 with a fiveshot. Oct 05, 2017 ive checked out the triggers on both the 22 lr and magnum versions of the standard lcr at my local shop, and both stack a little compared to my lcr in 38 spl. Dec, 2014 we get some rounds through the ruger lcr. Speed beez speed loader 22 magnum 6 shot fits the ruger lcr. This video will provide you with everything you need to know about the american made speed beez speed loader for the sixshot.
The lcr 22 s owners manualwell, the insert inside the standard lcr manualpoints out that rimfire manufacturers use different types of brass for their cases and various lubricants on their bullets. In 20 ruger unveiled the lcr22mag, a sixshot revolver chambered for. In spite of my handicap i was able to get decent accuracy when i did my part. Massad ayoob examines the ruger lcr 9mm personal defense world. Now heres the 22 you want for selfprotection and carry. Double action, hogue tamer monogrip, 3 stainless steel barrel, external hammer.
Jul 20, 2016 shooting and discussing the ruger lcr in. It also features a hogue tamer monogrip design with an exposed hammer. Jan 25, 2018 lightweight, compact ruger lcr 22 magnum pocket revolver duration. When fired from a lightweight snubnose revolver, the. The ruger lcr in 22 long rifle along with a 5 star speed loader makes a great conbo pards.
Speed loaders, range blocks, bedside blocks, and pouches in a variety of finishes for your ruger 6 shot. What ruger should have done is to offer this lcr version with two cylinders a. Oct 24, 2016 american rifleman television ruger lcr. The 22 wmr, also known as the 22 magnum or 22 winchester magnum rimfire, is an interesting option for self defense. Monolithic frame which supports cylinder and barrel is made from aerospace grade 7000 series aluminum in 22 lr 22 wmr and 38 special models. Hi, i have a ruger lcr 22 lr revolver that i purchased used from my local gun shop. Features a unotch integral rear sight and replaceable, pinned ramp front. With the ruger lcr 6 shot 22 magnum speed loader, your revolver can be as much fun to load as it is to shoot. The biggest actual shooting difference is the noise imo. The latter requires the use of moon clips, but ruger sells them cheap.
Shooting ruger s new lcrx lightweight eightshot 22 revolver duration. Do not apply the cable directly to the trigger guard. Stick to the smith and wesson revolvers or the ruger lcr. Shooting ruger s new lcrx lightweight eightshot 22 revolver. A these accessories are designed to fit the following model. Ruger lcr 22wmr lightweight polymer frame carry revolver overview texas gun blog. Our awardingwinning products all prove that ruger has a rugged, reliable firearm to meet every shooters needs. For 70 years, ruger has been a model of corporate and community responsibility. Compare prices for ruger lcr 22 lightweight compact revolver 22lr 5410 from all vendors. In the decade since its introduction, the ruger lcr has branched out into several calibers and subtypes. That said the da trigger on the rimfire lcrs beats the heck out of the 22 lr sp 101, and having a sa option definitely sweetens the deal for some added precision. Like all ruger firearms, the 22 magnum lcr is made in the usa. What specific tool do i need to adjust the rear adjustable sight of the ruger gp 100 4. Dont forget to comment and subscribe to my ad free, unbiased videos.
If the trigger pull is too strong for her then im guessing she has the 22 lr version of the lcr as the recoil for the 38 or 357 would likewise be painful. With products made in america, ruger offers consumers almost 700 variations of more than 40 product lines. I reload so have and endless supply of ammo for the lcrx. The ruger lcr in 22 magnum is a lightweight, low recoil defensive handgun with points both good and bad. In my mind, anyone who can shoot a 22 lr can shoot a 22 mag. Ruger lcr a complete look at the compact revolvers. May 16, 2014 the ruger lcr22 barrel is actually only 1. Jun 21, 20 ruger lcr 22wmr lightweight polymer frame carry revolver overview texas gun blog duration. The ruger lcr represents a rethinking of double action revolver design and manufacture. The double action trigger is easy to manage due to rugers friction reducing cam action. The ruger lightweight compact revolver lcr in a 22 magnum, a. Jun, 2017 rugers lcr revolver line was launched in 2009 and has been steadily expanding ever since. There are occasions when blocks of serial numbers have been manufactured out of sequence, sometimes years later. However, the lcr though not the lcrx can also be had in.
Each accessory below is manufactured using the highest quality materials right here in the u. When used with an optional loading block, just a simple push of the loader clicks in 6 22 magnum rounds. New model singlesix includes bisley models and 50th anniversary model new model singlesix colorado centennial special model out of production new model singlesix ssm manufactured from 19842015 out of production. The ruger lcr 22 magnum fills a niche that needed filling, and is a good choice for someone needing a compact, reliable, accurate, and lightweight defensive revolver that has light recoil and is easy to operate. But i really think ruger missed the boat with the lcr. Monolithic frame is made from aerospacegrade, 7000series aluminum in. My trigger on the 22 never did smooth out where the lcrx isnt bad right out of the box. Ruger lcr 22 lightweight compact revolver for sale 0 user posted deals found. Expanding the rimfire offerings for this revolver, ruger introduced a 22 wmr model just ahead of the 20 shot show. The company advises lcr 22 owners to avoid ammunition with heavy coatings of bullet lubricants. In 2012, i had an opportunity to work with one of the first rimfire versions of the lcr, an eightshot. Got my concealed carry permit and a ruger lcr 5shot revolver so that i can ride my bicycle without being a crime victim. Ruger lcr 22 lightweight compact revolver 22lr 5410.
The lcr two inch barreled revolvers with shrouded hammers and fixed sights are available in. Everything, lcr 22 magnum, lcr 22wmr 5414, lcrx 22 wmr 1. Lightweight, compact ruger lcr 22 magnum pocket revolver duration. Ruger s lightweight carry revolver lcr has enjoyed commercial success since the series was launched in january 2009 with a fiveshot. Right now, the only thing more difficult to pull in da in my stable than my 4 651 and 351pd and by double or more the effort are my 1895 nagant revolvers. Back 35 or so years ago, i had a ruger single six convertible with a 5. Apply the lock by placing the cable through the frame and trigger guard as shown in figure 4.
The lcr 22 is the same style revolver, but now chambered in. Speed beez ruger lcr speed loader 22 magnum sixshot quantity add to cart sku. This holster lets me securely put my revolver in an eogear large century bag 2. Mrholsterthorfllc videos are for entertainment purposes only, no expert.
Lucky gunner going thru the phase of checking out a. Jan, 2016 the ruger lcr in 22 magnum is a lightweight, low recoil defensive handgun with points both good and bad. Packed with the latest technological advances and features required by todays most demanding shooters. The ruger lcr in 22 magnum is a lightweight, low recoil defensive handgun.1357 1165 429 1477 317 1564 257 973 1449 379 786 620 554 1186 113 59 451 388 794 282 919 666 140 918 311 1368 681 772 434 938 174 1301 1240 81 1323 209 814 994 25 742 462 596 181 373