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Ruger SR22 UUUUUUUUUGGLY

Discussion in 'Handgun Discussion' started by Cougfan2, Jan 9, 2012.

  1. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    I just clicked on the banner ad for the new Ruger SR22 pistol and that is one butt ugly pistol! I think the KelTec PMR30 takes first place, but the SR22 comes in a pretty close second.
     
  2. FullCaliberII

    FullCaliberII Pierce County, WA Active Member

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    Agreed! They produce a beautiful 1911 followed by this? Must be using different R&D groups!
     
  3. Nightshade

    Nightshade vancouver,WA Well-Known Member

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    Kinda looks like a Walther 22.
     
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  4. DinhRose

    DinhRose Austin, Texas (Ex-Pat of SE PDX) Active Member

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    I second the p22 look. At least they didn't make it look like their old ruger p-series pistol.
     
  5. coop44

    coop44 Tacoma ,WA Well-Known Member

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    Well, if it isn't pretty, I just don't know what to do. I mean like how will it ever match my wardrobe? Goodness gracious maybe I'll have to use my Bedazzler on it or duracoat it pink! Maybe a laser engraved unicorn will help it's drab looks?


    Morons

    it's a ruger it probably works, it's a machine, not a fashion statement
     
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  6. MattBG

    MattBG Battle Ground, WA Member

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    I don't think it looks bad, but then again I have a few Glocks. I've been looking for a .22 plinker, and if the reviews continue to be good, this is what I'll go with.
     
  7. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    Nice coop44.
     
  8. oasis618

    oasis618 Tacoma, Wa Active Member

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    That's what I was thinking the first time I saw it too.
     
  9. hackercat13

    hackercat13 Steilacoom, WA Active Member

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    I kinda like it. It looks like it could be from the prop department of BSG, and as a sci-fi fan, that is a good thing! But then again, I like the look of the Vektor!
     
  10. 9MilMan

    9MilMan Milwaukie Active Member

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    It's prettier than any Glock! Sorry, couldn't resist. You know what IS pretty? Ruger stock (RGR). Wish I'd bought some at $12.00 a couple of years ago (now $36.00) instead of the useless S&W stock I bought.
     
  11. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Looks like a Walther P22
     
  12. shayne

    shayne port townsend Active Member

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    If it performs who cares . The sigs look cool but you have to put ground up unicorn horn in the ammo or they dont function. Walther is known for pretty guns lol I wonder if ruger will make a pink one or 4 kinds of cammo . Obviously im a ruger fan lol
     
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  13. Cougfan2

    Cougfan2 Hillsboro, OR Well-Known Member

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    Hey, I'm a Ruger fan too. I own four of them. Just seems to be no in between. They're either pretty good looking guns or plug ugly. I don't know why, but for some reason the SR22 just turns me off, but not the Walther. Like others have said though, if it works, and Rugers almost always do, that's all that matters.

    I'm an old fart so I just like the lines of classic pistols like the S&W wheel guns, 1911's, or the Browning Hi-Power just to name a few.
     
  14. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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    I like the looks plus it goes bang every time (according to the YouTube reviewers), with just about any cheap ammo. Will own one at some point. At least Ruger will make plenty of them, unlike Keltec.
     
  15. MarkAd

    MarkAd Port Orchard Well-Known Member

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    That looks like the governor. Ugly and lots of wrinkles.

    I love pretty guns (thanks JMB) and pretty woman. In that order cause guns are less expensive. Maybe that is why I have many guns and only one wife.
     
  16. PDXSparky

    PDXSparky Keizer / Hillsboro Well-Known Member

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    Well, you are certainly entitled to an opinion and I'll respect your right to share it, but I disagree with it. I like the look of it. Looks like a fun gun to me.
     
  17. nwo

    nwo Southern Oregon Well-Known Member

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    It looks very much like the Walther P22. If it's anything like the P-22, it will be a GREAT fun gun!
     
  18. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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    Took two strippers to the range a couple months ago. All they wanted to shoot was the P22. I took notes on that. When the Ruger gets a threaded barrel, I'm in.
     
  19. hackercat13

    hackercat13 Steilacoom, WA Active Member

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    Pictures or it didn't happen!

    pole-dancer-silhouette-164x300.jpg
     
  20. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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