Magpul developed a brand new replacement stock for the Ruger American Rifle with a short action. Called the Hunter American Stock, the brand new polymer stock is considered a drop-in replacement for the Ruger weapon.
Among the features built into the stock is the usage of the company’s Bolt Action Magazine Well. This permits the shooter to feed the rifle with a AICS design box magazine. In this case, Magpul includes one of its PMAG 5 7.62 AC magazines which function correctly without an inletting or other work. This magazine may work with .308 Win along with different cartridges of a comparable size. If you’re using cartridges of a smaller or larger size, you’ll have to purchase the appropriate AICS suitable magazine for those rounds.
The Magpul Hunter American Stock will be available in four colors! Black, flat ground drab green.
Additional features include:
- polymer construction with Type III hard coat anodized aluminum bedding block
- Adjustable length of pull using spacers; LOP adjustment in increments of 0.5” (by 13.0” to 15.0”)
- Includes 0.25″ cheek riser; other heights are available at additional price.
- M-LOK attachment points on the forward end of the stock to mounting accessories
- High strength steel lugs
The stock added to the gun is considered 200% American. Magpul explain
Magpul places the suggested retail price of the new stock at $299.95. The company expects that the stock should ship in “late 2017.” As we have seen play out with various businesses, that’s an estimated shipping time, not a one. Nevertheless, after Magpul had difficulties delivering an announced product on time a couple in the last decades. The company has taken steps to ensure that these will be out in time for Christmas.