To Remove A Bore Obstruction

Use of poor quality ammunition may leave a wad or other shot shell component in the barrel when fired, and your shotgun may be damaged from subsequent firing if the bore is obstructed. Dropping a shotshell of smaller than 12 gauge into the chamber can also create a dangerous bore obstruction. Excess oil, grease, water, or raindrops may also form an obstruction which could cause damage and injury. If you suspect that your shotgun may have a bore obstruction of any kind, excess oil, grease or a...

Installation Of Screwin Choke Inserts

Make sure the shotgun is unloaded Either open the action or dismount the barrel completely from the action assembly. Lightly coat the threads of both the barrel and the desired choke insert with good quality gun oil. Carefully start the choke insert into the barrel threads by hand, taking care that the choke insert is not cross-threaded. Using the choke wrench (supplied), carefully hand-tighten the choke insert into the barrel until it is tightly secured in the barrel, so that the choke insert...

Ruger Trap Model Shotgun

Exploded View Browning 22r

Design, prices and specifications subject to change without notice. SPECIFY MODEL AND GAUGE WHEN ORDERING (See Exploded View on Page 38.) Cable Lock, 10, Not Illustrated - For Ruger Shotguns Only PM120A Choke Insert, Full, 2 1 2, Not Illustrated Choke Insert, Modified, 2 1 2, Not Illustrated Butt Pad Screw, 2 Req'd Butt Plate & Thread Rod Butt Stock Comb, Adjustable Comb Plate Threaded Sleeve Retaining Screw Ejector Ejector Plunger Ejector Sear Ejector Sear Plunger Component Parts, please...

Steel Shot

All steel shot loads loaded to current U.S. industry specifications can be used in all currently manufactured Ruger shotguns equipped with screw-in chokes. Steel shot generally patterns tighter than conventional lead shot loads. Modified choke tubes generally deliver full choke patterns when used with steel shot. We do not recommend any of our shotguns for use with reloads, steel shot or otherwise, as we have no control over their components or loading procedures used See Ammunition Warning and...

Target Trigger

Single Barrel Trigger

The specialized RUGER TRAP MODEL Shotgun you have selected is specifically designed for the precision target sport of competitive trap shooting at clay targets. As such, it demands that you take extra safety precautions. The RUGER TRAP MODEL Shotgun is a target firearm designed to have a light and crisp target trigger pull with a minimum of take-up slack and overtravel. Its special target trigger is externally adjustable for weight of pull, and has been set at the factory to have an...

Nomenclature Ruger Trap Model Shotgun

Ruger Trap

The PISTOL GRIP is finely checkered and is of special target style and contour. The COMB of the stock is adjustable for height, cast-off, and cast-on. The TOP LEVER and its massive pivot are one integral component directly engaged with the locking bolt on both opening and closing motions. The VENT RIB can be adjusted for height and is free to float as the barrel expands. The BUTTPAD is screw-adjustable for cant. The MONOBLOC securely locks the barrel rib assembly into the receiver. The RECEIVER...

General Information And Mechanical Characteristics

The RUGER TRAP MODEL shotgun which you have selected is a single barrel, single shot, 12 gauge shotgun specifically designed solely for the clay target sport of trapshooting. As such, it has many specialized features and characteristics not found in other shotguns designed primarily for field shooting and hunting. You must thoroughly familiarize yourself with its mechanical characteristics and safe handling procedures prior to ever taking it onto a trap field. It is strongly recommended that...