American Rifleman - August 2017 - 59
Short Takeup Trigger with
Anything Else Would Be Un-American.
Designed with the latest U.S. Military standards in mind, the Ruger American Pistol is built to perform
in the harshest conditions. A true American innovation, this pistol was developed through a rigorous "Voice
of the Customer" process - where numerous law enforcement and military trainers, firearms experts,
distributors and retailers provided input, feedback and testing in the determination of the form, function and
Recoil-Reducing Barrel Cam,
Low Mass Slide, Low Center
of Gravity and Low Bore Axis
features of this firearm. The resultant new pistol is a revolutionary platform for Ruger, one that utilizes the
combination of a recoil-reducing barrel cam (which is designed to better spread recoil energy over time) with
a low mass slide, low center of gravity and a low bore axis to provide an unparalleled shooting experience.
Genuine Novak ® LoMount
Carry Three-Dot Sights
Modular Wrap-Around Grip System for
Adjusting Palm Swell and Trigger Reach
Safe, Easy Takedown with No
Tools or Trigger Pull Required
Ambidextrous Slide Stop, Manual Safety
and Magazine Release Allow Actuation
with Either Hand (Pro Models Come
without External Safety)
Complete Your Ruger American Pistol®
with the Officially Licensed Blade-Tech®
Total Eclipse Holster at Your Local
Retailer or Online at ShopRuger.com
BUILT TO PERFORM IN THE HARSHEST CONDITIONS.
© 2017 Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.