The first thing that customers will notice about the Ruger M77 Predator is the Light Green-and-Brown Mountain laminate stock with a matte stainless steel finish that makes it easy for a hunter to blend into tall, prairie grass. The sleek, advanced camouflaged design of this strong, bolt-action varmint rifle makes experienced hunters excited to get out in the open fields to test it out.
The Ruger M77 Predator has a medium-weight barrel with a crisp, two-stage target trigger for precision long-range accuracy. This is an ideal target rifle, which is the product of superior manufacturing that has retained the best features of previous models – positive floor plate latch, integral scope mounts, and three-position safety-and-hammer forged barrels – while adding better ergonomics. The M77 Predator uses the Mauser-type controlled feeding system, which is considered to be the best on the market by some hunting experts.
There are three models built for different hunting needs:
<li> The .22-250 Rem. (model number 17121) weighs 8.00 pounds with a barrel length of 24.00 inches,
an overall length of 44.00 inches, and holds 4 rounds
<li> The .223 Rem. (model number 17122) weighs 7.75 pounds with a barrel length of 22.00 inches,
an overall length of 44.00 inches, and holds 5 rounds
<li> The .204 Ruger (model number 17123) weighs 8.00 pounds with a barrel length of 24.00 inches,
an overall length of 44.00 inches, and holds 5 rounds.
Sturm, Ruger was founded in 1949; it has gained the reputation of manufacturing “rugged, reliable firearms.” For outdoor enthusiasts, the Predator is one rifle in a long line of high-quality rifles for outdoor enthusiasts. The Ruger M77 Predator provides a great hunting experience for those who appreciate the performance-improving features.
Hunters who tested this bolt-action rifle were impressed by the solid performance in all types of weather. Those who have tested this varmint rifle have offered great reviews. On a scale of scale of 1 – 5 (5 being the best), the Predator receives a 4.
The MSRP for the Ruger M77 Predator is MSRP $949.00 to $999.00.
The Ruger M77 Predator is on the wish list of the most experienced hunters who know a great rifle when they see one.