American Rifleman - August 2017 - 32
REPORTS | NEWS & NOTES
ccording to Daniel Defense,
a problematic disconnector
can cause an unsafe condition in certain recently manufactured firearms. The company has
issued a recall, and is urging all
owners of Daniel Defense firearms
made between April 1, 2016,
and March 3, 2017, to visit
Simply enter the
serial number in the
required field and
follow any prescribed
Ruger Mark IV Safety Recall
uger recently discovered that all Mark IV pistols (including 22/45 models) manufactured
prior to June 1, 2017, have the potential to discharge
unintentionally if the safety is not utilized correctly. No injuries
have been reported and Ruger states only a small percentage of
pistols are affected, however, the company would like to retrofit
all potentially affected pistols with an updated safety mechanism.
Ruger urges consumers not to use their Mark IV pistol until it has been retrofitted or verified as being not subject to the recall. For Mark IV recall verification
and further instructions for affected pistols, visit ruger.com.
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