Guns Four New Ruger Products Introduced Patrick Roberts July 11, 2018 Four new Ruger products have just been added to their ever-growing catalog. First is a 77-series rifle chambered in .17WSM that features an 18.5-inch stainless steel barrel mated to a Green Mountain laminate stock. Ruger also says that the 77/17 will have an improved trigger when compared to the older models. Ruger also added an SR1911 officer style pistol in .45 ACP with a heavy steel frame. The steel frame should mitigate recoil and allow for faster follow up shots while still keeping the pistol very concealable. Also added to the Ruger lineup is a Security-9 that comes standard with a factory installed Viridian E-Series red laser. The value-priced pistol should be a very attractive option for those looking for a self-defense tool with a laser installed. Lastly, Ruger added a new 10/22 target rifle with a heavy emphasis on lightweight components. With a BX-Trigger, a lightweight aluminum alloy tensioned barrel, and a laminate thumbhole stock, the 10/22 Target Lite is aimed at target shooters. From Ruger: Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) proudly introduces four new products to kick off the summer: the SR1911® Officer-Style in .45 Auto; Security-9® with Viridian® E-Series™ Red Laser; 10/22® Target Lite with Red and Black Laminate Stock; and Ruger 77/17® in .17 WSM with Green Mountain Laminate Stock. The new SR1911 Officer-Style pistol chambered in .45 Auto features a shorter, 3.60″ barrel and shortened grip frame that makes for an ideal concealment pistol. Compared to the SR1911 Lightweight Officer-Style, the steel frame on this new model retains additional weight for better balance, lower recoil and greater durability. The reliable and affordable Security-9 is now available paired with a factory-installed Viridian E-Series red (635-650 nm) laser. The adjustable laser module weighs just over ½ ounce with the installed long-lasting battery and comes securely mounted to the pistol. The laser also features ambidextrous push-button activation. This low-cost option is ideal for increasing accuracy in low light conditions. The new 10/22 Target Lite is a top of the line offering from Ruger. Featuring the BX-Trigger™ with a light, crisp 2.5-3 pound trigger pull weight and a cold hammer-forged barrel tensioned in an aluminum alloy barrel sleeve, this new configuration is paired with a red and black laminate thumbhole stock, and should appeal to shooters looking for performance, reliability and style. Following on the heels of the successful reintroduction of the 77-Series bolt-action rifles, Ruger now offers the Ruger 77/17 chambered in .17 WSM with an 18.50″ stainless steel barrel and Green Mountain laminate stock. Flat-shooting and superbly accurate, this rifle also features an improved trigger pull over previous 77/17 WSM models. For more information on these new product offerings, or to learn more about the extensive line of award-winning Ruger firearms, visit Ruger.com or Facebook.com/Ruger. To find accessories for these and other Ruger firearms, visit ShopRuger.com or your local independent retailer of Ruger firearms. Explore RECOILweb:Timney Triggers Expands Its Lineup and Booth for SHOT ShowEveryman use of force: grey and not so grey areas.Public Bathroom Breaks While ArmedPreview - Going Hands On and All In NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Click here to get IMMEDIATE ACCESS to a digital PDF of this target pack!