Category Archives: Mini-14

Nutnfancy Mini-14 Review

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Custom Tactical Mini-14 Ranch Rifle (197 series)

I wanted to post some updated photos of my never-ending tactical Mini-14 project. I’ve owned the gun for a decade now, and it has undergone many transformations. The gun currently weighs 7.4 pounds, as shown (minus magazine and sling). I … Continue reading

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Gun Laws that are FUBAR

Posted in AK Series, AR, CA Guns, community, Franklin Armory, Gun Politics, Mini-14, NFA, Preparedness, Ruger, YouTube | 2 Comments

Archangel Sparta

It looks like the Archangel Sparta stock is finally starting to become available to consumers (it was introduced at SHOT Show 2011). The Archangel Sparta stock will compete directly with Troy Industries, Tapco, ATI, and Sage International stocks already available. The … Continue reading

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Tapco Gen II Mini-14 Magazines

Cheaper Than Dirt has made a video about Tapco’s Gen II Ruger Mini-14 magazine. The first generation magazines had a tendency to wear out at the magazine retention/release hole in the front of the magazine body. Tapco has apparently remedied … Continue reading

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CA Long Gun Open Carry

Posted in AK Series, AR, CA Guns, community, Firearms, Gun Politics, M1A, Mini-14, Mosin-Nagant, Police, Preparedness, Shooting, YouTube | 1 Comment

Front Sight Firearms Training Institute

We will be taking a much needed break from blogging to attend Front Sight Firearms Training Institute in early May. The staff will be attending the 4-day Practical Rifle and 4-day Defensive Handgun courses. We will try to update readers … Continue reading

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Custom Tactical Mini-14 Ranch Rifle (197 series)

This is a custom tactical Ruger Mini-14. It was purchased new in California. This is the Ruger Mini-14 (197 series) Ranch Rifle, chambered in .223 Remington. Since this model is no longer being produced, and used examples have dropped in … Continue reading

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