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Jan 07

Best 22 Rifle Ever Made

James Yeager weighs in on what he feels is the best 22 rifle ever made. I don’t want to ruin the surprise, but I’ll tell you that it’s between the Ruger 10/22 and the Smith & Wesson M&P 15-22.

Ruger 10/22 Takedown Specs:

  • Caliber: 22 LR
  • Capacity: 10
  • Stock: Black Synthetic
  • Front Sight: Gold Bead
  • Rear Sight: Adjustable
  • Weight: 4.67 lbs
  • Length of Pull: 13.50″
  • Twist: 1:16″ RH
  • Grooves: 6

Smith & Wesson M&P 15-22 Specs:

  • Caliber: .22 LR
  • Capacity: 10 Rounds
  • Action: Blow Back Semi-Auto
  • Overall Length: 33.75″
  • Stock: 6 Position CAR Stock
  • Sight Radius: 15.5″
  • Barrel Length: 16.5″
  • Barrel Twist: 1 in 15″
  • Weight (No Mag.): 5 lbs. +/-
  • Trigger Pull: 7 lbs. (approx.)
  • Upper & Lower Material: Polymer
  • Barrel Material: Carbon Steel
  • Front Sight: Adj. A2 Post
  • Rear Sight: Adj. Dual Aperture