Ordering Parts

Please contact the New Hampshire Product Service Department for parts availability and current prices. All parts ordered for the RUGER MODEL 10 22 CARBINE should be sent to Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc., Product Service Department, 411 Sunapee Street, Newport, New Hampshire 03773, 603865-2442. We cannot comply with open account or C.O.D. orders. Payment in the form of a check, money order, Visa or Mastercard must accompany your order. Credit Card orders must include the account number, expiration...

Care And Cleaning

NOTE Only a light application of oil is needed to provide adequate lubrication of moving parts and to prevent rust. Excess accumulations of oil tend to attract particles of dust and dirt and may congeal in cold weather which can interfere with the safe and reliable functioning of the rifle. Firing a rifle with oil, grease, or any other material even partially obstructing the bore may result in damage to the rifle and serious injury to the shooter and those nearby. Do not spray or apply...

Instruction Manual

WARNINGS IN THIS MANUAL CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS FIREARM For Product Service on This Model Please Call (603) 865-2442 (See p. 27) STURM, RUGER & Company, Inc. Southport, Connecticut 06890 U.S.A. THIS INSTRUCTION MANUAL SHOULD ALWAYS ACCOMPANY THIS FIREARM AND BE TRANSFERRED WITH IT UPON CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP, OR WHEN THE FIREARM IS LOANED OR PRESENTED TO ANOTHER PERSON.

Attaching Scope Base Adapter

To attach Scope Base Adapter to rifle receiver 1. Retract slide handle, lock bolt open and push safety to on position. Be sure gun is completely empty. 2. Unscrew the four filler (headless) screws from the receiver. These screws may be quite tight. 3. Position Adapter on receiver and place a base-mounting screw in each hole of the Adapter. Turn each screw until it just catches the threads in the receiver hole, but don't tighten the screws at this point. 4. Starting at the first screw, turn each...

Nomenclature

Ruger Carbine Nomenclature

In these illustrations the frequently used operating components are identified. Note that the safety is protruding fully from the right side of the trigger guard and is therefore in its on safe position. Figure 1. In these illustrations the frequently used operating components are identified. Note that the safety is protruding fully from the right side of the trigger guard and is therefore in its on safe position. The Standard 40th Anniversary Model is identified by its curved...

Parts List

Ruger Trigger Guard Blueprints

Design, prices and specifications subject to change without notice. SPECIFY MODEL AND CALIBER WHEN ORDERING See Exploded Views on Pages 32 amp 33 Bolt Assembly, Complete, Standard Finish Disconnector amp Trigger Pivot Pin Magazine, Complete, 10-Shot Capacity Magazine Latch Pivot amp Ejector Pin, 2 Req'd. Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard...

To Clear A Malfunction

Any autoloading firearm may occasionally malfunction. If it does 1. Be certain the muzzle is pointed in a safe direction and the safety is on. 2. If possible, first remove the magazine. It may be necessary to manually remove a jammed cartridge which has only partially been stripped from the magazine. If so, use extreme care. Lock the bolt open with the bolt stop before attempting to clear the jam. Drawing the bolt fully to the rear may bring the jammed cartridge along. Keep your face away from...

To Unload

NOTE This sequence must be followed exactly as spelled out. Failure to do so can result in the rifle's chamber becoming unintentionally loaded with a 1. Keep the muzzle pointed in a safe direction at all times and keep fingers outside the trigger guard. If the rifle is cocked, move the safety to the on position. 2. Remove the magazine. Remember that even though the magazine has been removed, a cartridge remaining in the chamber can still be fired 3. Retract the bolt to its open position and...

Ruger Celebrates the th Anniversary of the Ruger and its Rotary Magazine

Nearly 40 years ago, Sturm, Ruger introduced a rimfire autoloading carbine that set a new standard for performance, reliability and accuracy. Built to the same big game rifle standards as the famous Ruger 44 Magnum Carbine, the Ruger 10 22 and its legendary rotary magazine represented a major advance in rimfire rifle design. A 1964 Ruger advertisement for the 10 22 boldly advertised, The 10 22 is no ordinary rifle - it had to be the best in every detail. Described as the ultimate in logical...