Editors Note: An article from Eric Patton to The Prepper Journal. One of the most versatile of all varmint guns, one that will keep your freezer full of small game, every prepper should look into the Ruger 10/22 as the cost is minimal to both buy and shoot. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share then enter into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win one of three Amazon Gift Cards with the top prize being a $300 card to purchase your own prepping supplies!
The 10/22 is easily one of the most prolific firearms on the planet with over 5 million made since their introduction in the 1960’s. When it comes to a semi-auto .22 rifle, there are none better. They are reliable, functional, light weight, and have reasonably good accuracy. Good enough that topping off your 10/22 with a quality scope can make a mean little rifle for plinking and small varmint hunting.
That more or less covers what the 10/22 is but let’s quickly cover what the 10/22 isn’t. This is not a match .22 and won’t come close to that level of accuracy. At best, you can probably expect about 1.5
Originally posted on The Prepper Journal