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ruger no.1 tropical

  1. General Gun Related Off Topic Stuff
    Took our son, his girlfriend & my BIL to the range this morning in beautiful, warm Florida (think it was around 71 degrees & sunny). She had never held or fired a firearm previously - a young 22 years old. She started with a Marlin stainless model 60, then a Marlin 39AS, graduated to a Marlin...
  2. General Gun Related Off Topic Stuff
    I had no idea what to expect. So I just loaded, aimed & fired. Really a fun, fun rifle to shoot! I was shooting 500gr jacketed factory loads. I will say that it is considerably more recoil than even full house 450 Marlin rounds. The muzzle jump is considerable but my oh my what fun if you are a...