Sturm, Ruger

Sturm, Ruger & Company NYSE: RGR is a Connecticut-based manufacturing company composed of three divisions: Ruger Firearms, Ruger Investment Castings, and Ruger Golf. The best known division is the first one, because Sturm, Ruger was formed as a firearms company - in fact, the firearms division is often called "Sturm, Ruger" even though "Sturm" is no longer part of its official name. Ruger is the largest American firearms manufacturer.

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Sturm, Ruger & Company was founded by William B. Ruger and Alexander McCormick Sturm in 1949 in a small, rented machine shop in Southport, Connecticut. They initially produced a .22 caliber pistol (see Ruger MK II), which became so successful that it launched the entire company. Ruger Firearms is now the nation's largest firearms manufacturer, and the only one producing firearms in all four market segments: rifles, shotguns, pistols, and revolvers.

Ruger has absolute dominance of the .22 rimfire rifle market in the U.S. with its Ruger 10/22, and has had that dominance for some years now that was assured by its inexpensiveness and high quality. It has produced a custom edition of it sold only by Wal-Mart.

Ruger similarly dominates the .22 rimfire semiauto pistol market with the Ruger MK II. Like the 10/22, the MkII is extremely well supported with a variety of good aftermarket accessories.

Ruger Casting has plants in New Hampshire and Arizona, making ferrous, ductile iron and commercial titanium castings. Ruger Golf makes steel and titanium castings for golf clubs made by a number of different brands.

Sturm, Ruger stock has been publicly traded since 1969, and became a New York Stock Exchange company in 1990 (NYSE:RGR). After Alex Sturm’s death in 1951, William B. Ruger continued to direct the company and until his death in 2002.

From 1949 through 2004, Ruger has built over 20 million firearms, and currently offers hundreds of models for hunters, target shooters, collectors, and law enforcement.

Corporate governance

Current members of the board of directors of the company are: John Cosentino, Richard Cunniff, John Kingsley, William Ruger, Stephen Sanetti, James E. Service, and Joseph Strasser.

Products

Centerfire Rifles

  • Mini-14
  • Mini-30
  • Ruger Police Carbine
  • M77 Mark II Assorted Models


Rimfire Rifles

  • Ruger 10/22
  • Ruger 77/22
  • Ruger 77/17
  • Ruger 96/22


Centerfire Pistols

  • P Series
  • Ruger P97


Rimfire Pistols

  • Ruger MK I (not currently in production)
  • Ruger MK II
  • Ruger MK III
  • Ruger 22/45 MK III]]

Revolvers

  • Vaquero
  • Single Six
  • Bearcat
  • Blackhawk series
  • 480 Super Redhawk

Submachineguns

  • Ruger MP9

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Submachineguns. Others have books professionally printed in hard bound books to be saved as keepsakes. Revolvers. Many digital scrappers print their finished layouts to be stored in scrapbook albums. Rimfire Pistols. Furthermore, digital scrapbooking is not limited to digital storage and display.
. Scrapbooks that exist completely in digital image form are referred to as "digital scrapbooks," or "computer scrapbooks." While some people prefer the physicality of the actual artifacts they paste onto the pages of books, the digital scrapbooking hobby has grown in popularity in recent years.


Centerfire Pistols. The internet allows scrapbookers to self-publish their work, even if it is just for a readership of one.
Rimfire Rifles.
Many scrapbookers no longer cut and paste clippings or photos direcly into books because scanners, desktop publishing, page layout programs, and advanced printing options make it relatively easy to create professional-looking layouts in digital form. Centerfire Rifles. Whatever the style of journaling that the scrapbooker chooses to implement, journaling is considered a priority in the completion of a scrapbook layout, second only to the photographs themselves. Service, and Joseph Strasser. More than just dating photographs, contemporary journaling is often reflective and story-like, or can take on a more reportive tone.

Current members of the board of directors of the company are: John Cosentino, Richard Cunniff, John Kingsley, William Ruger, Stephen Sanetti, James E. In addition to the collection of photographs, tickets, postcards, and other memorabilia, journaling is an essential element in modern scrapbooks. . Older "magnetic" albums were not acid-free and thus caused damage to the photos and memorabilia included in them. From 1949 through 2004, Ruger has built over 20 million firearms, and currently offers hundreds of models for hunters, target shooters, collectors, and law enforcement. Scrappers insist on acid-free, lignin-free papers, stamp ink, and embossing powder, and pigment based inks, which are fade resistant, colorfast, and often waterproof. Ruger continued to direct the company and until his death in 2002. Designed to preserve photographs and journaling in their original state, materials encouraged by most serious scrapbookers are of a higher quality than those of many typical photo albums commercially available.

After Alex Sturm’s death in 1951, William B. One of the key components of modern scrapbooking is the archival quality of the supplies. Sturm, Ruger stock has been publicly traded since 1969, and became a New York Stock Exchange company in 1990 (NYSE:RGR). Creativity in materials is encouraged, so many common craft supplies can be and are used for scrapbooking. Ruger Golf makes steel and titanium castings for golf clubs made by a number of different brands. Basic materials include background papers, photo corner mounts, scissors, stickers, die cut templates, rub-on letters, rubber stamps, craft punches, art pens, vellum, decorative eyelets and brads, ribbons, tags, glitter, various embellishments such as chalk and ribbon, and mounting glues. Ruger Casting has plants in New Hampshire and Arizona, making ferrous, ductile iron and commercial titanium castings. Some of these are adhered to various containers, such as matchbooks, CD cases, or other small holders.

Like the 10/22, the MkII is extremely well supported with a variety of good aftermarket accessories. There are other formats, such as mini albums and accordian-style fold-out albums. Ruger similarly dominates the .22 rimfire semiauto pistol market with the Ruger MK II. The most important scrapbooking supply is the album itself, which can be permanently bound, or allow for insertion of pages. It has produced a custom edition of it sold only by Wal-Mart. Scrapbooking is not only a hobby to create a place for one's keepsakes, but also has become a popular way to make gifts for weddings and other special occasions. with its Ruger 10/22, and has had that dominance for some years now that was assured by its inexpensiveness and high quality. Supplies can also be ordered online.

Ruger has absolute dominance of the .22 rimfire rifle market in the U.S. It is at LSSs where one can attend classes and find out where the best "crops" are. Ruger Firearms is now the nation's largest firearms manufacturer, and the only one producing firearms in all four market segments: rifles, shotguns, pistols, and revolvers. Local scrapbook stores (LSSs) are considered the heart and soul of the hobby of scrapbooking by some enthusiasts. They initially produced a .22 caliber pistol (see Ruger MK II), which became so successful that it launched the entire company. Originally, it was hard to find scrapbooking supplies, but now most major discount stores and almost all major craft supply stores stock them. Ruger and Alexander McCormick Sturm in 1949 in a small, rented machine shop in Southport, Connecticut. There are several scrapbooking magazines, and even entire shows and infomercials dedicated to selling products related to the hobby.

Sturm, Ruger & Company was founded by William B. As an industry, it is young, with many new players entering the market to serve various niches. Ruger is the largest American firearms manufacturer. Embellishments include stickers, die cuts, fancy lettering and trinkets to decorate and personalize each page. The best known division is the first one, because Sturm, Ruger was formed as a firearms company - in fact, the firearms division is often called "Sturm, Ruger" even though "Sturm" is no longer part of its official name. Various accessories, referred to as "embellishments," are used to decorate scrapbook pages. Sturm, Ruger & Company NYSE: RGR is a Connecticut-based manufacturing company composed of three divisions: Ruger Firearms, Ruger Investment Castings, and Ruger Golf. The most common new formats are 6"×6" or 8"×8".

Ruger MP9. More recently smaller albums have become very popular. 480 Super Redhawk. Modern scrapbooking is done largely on 12"×12" or 8½×11" pages. Blackhawk series. This hobby has surpassed golf in popularity: one in four households has someone playing golf; one in three has someone involved in scrapbooking. Bearcat. It is now a multi-billion dollar industry with a large number of companies creating scrapbooking products.

Single Six. The hobby of scrapbooking has taken off largely due to multi-level marketing enterprises such as Creative Memories. Vaquero. These events are commonly referred to as "crops," because scrapbookers often crop photos at them. Ruger 22/45 MK III]]. Scrappers share tips and ideas as well as enjoying a social outlet. Ruger MK III. Across the world, "scrappers" or "scrapbookers" get together and scrapbook at each other's homes, local scrapbook stores, scrapbooking conventions, retreat centers, and even on cruises.

Ruger MK II. The craft has grown tremendously in recent years. Ruger MK I (not currently in production). Scrapbooking is a hobby where people compile newspaper clippings, magazine articles, photos, or other memorabilia into decorated albums, or scrapbooks. Ruger P97. P Series.

Ruger 96/22. Ruger 77/17. Ruger 77/22. Ruger 10/22.

M77 Mark II Assorted Models. Ruger Police Carbine. Mini-30. Mini-14.

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