f> Ar 556 troubles. - Page 3 - Ruger Forum

Ruger Forum

Ar 556 troubles.

This is a discussion on Ar 556 troubles. within the Ruger Semi-Auto forums, part of the Rifle & Shotgun Forum category; Ruger hopefully don't take forever...


Go Back   Ruger Forum > Rifle & Shotgun Forum > Ruger Semi-Auto

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes

Old March 15th, 2017, 01:49 PM   #31
 
Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: Missouri
Posts: 5
Chris556 is on a distinguished road
Thumbs up Thanks helps alot

Ruger hopefully don't take forever



Chris556 is offline  
Advertisements
Old March 15th, 2017, 01:54 PM   #32
 
Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: Missouri
Posts: 5
Chris556 is on a distinguished road
Thumbs up Thanks for the help

Thanks brother know body would answer but u thanks
Chris556 is offline  
Old March 19th, 2017, 07:31 AM   #33
 
Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: KY
Posts: 27
Taconator87 is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by 45shootinfun View Post
Just chiming in here, I was at my local range and a guy had the Ruger AR556 a he was having issues with his, rounds where getting stuck in the chamber, light primer strikes and feeding issues. He had this after disrespecting my PSA build, saying I had to much lube on my BCG, I just laughed it off.. He blamed it on the ammo he was using which he said was PMC bronze, that was the same ammo I was using along with Tulammo steel case.
I asked him if I could try some of his ammo in my AR to see if it was a ammo issue he said no and stated that mine wouldn't shoot it either since my AR was a built rifle, okay well mine performed flawlessly and his didn't.
Not sure what but I have seen this also with other AR556 rifles at my range. I guess QC went way south. I was thinking about purchasing one of these but instead build my own, kinda glad I just stuck with the Ruger pistols SR9 and SR45, love them both, shoot really well.

LOL, this story makes me laugh. It must suck when you make fun of someones gun at the range and in return yours ends up a lemon.
Taconator87 is offline  
 
Old March 21st, 2017, 10:06 AM   #34
 
Bullit68's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2016
Location: AZ
Posts: 79
Bullit68 is on a distinguished road
Just wanted to stop in and say hi, been awhile. Also just bought a Ruger Ar 556 and it works flawlessly outa the box. I saw this post and others before I purchased one. It was a toss up between the Ruger or the M&P15 Sport II. Glad I stuck with the Ruger, always had great luck with every Ruger I've ever bought.
I grabbed a couple boxes of PMC x-tac. Worked fine so I picked up another 1,000 rnds and ten mags on a weekend special deal.
Bullit68 is online now  
Old March 21st, 2017, 10:27 AM   #35
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Wylie, TX
Posts: 321
cyphertext will become famous soon enoughcyphertext will become famous soon enough
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chris556 View Post
every time I dry fired my rifle the thing would lockup so I'm going to send it back to ruger is that what I should do
What do you mean by it would "lockup" when dry firing? What exactly is happening?
cyphertext is offline  
Old March 21st, 2017, 01:29 PM   #36
 
specificchain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: Da U.P. Eh?
Posts: 21
specificchain is on a distinguished road
I've run about a thousand rounds and havent had a problem yet. Very happy with mine, just added a Mag-pul handguard and it looks awesome!!!
specificchain is offline  
Reply

  Ruger Forum > Rifle & Shotgun Forum > Ruger Semi-Auto


Search tags for this page
forums quality of ruger 556
,
help gas tube stuck in ruger ar 556
,

ruger 556 problems

,
ruger 556 won't cycle steel case
,
ruger ar 556 / bolt troubles
,

ruger ar 556 forum

,
ruger ar 556 issues
,
ruger ar 556 problems
,
ruger ar 556 quality
,
ruger ar 556 quality control
,
ruger ar problems
,
ruger ar556 on paper out of the box
Click on a term to search for related topics.

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Ruger Forum Discussions
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
.32 H&R mag single six troubles nockhunter Ruger Single Action 38 October 14th, 2015 04:27 AM
LAX ammo troubles ib4hoyt Ammo Dump 11 November 8th, 2014 11:10 AM
10/22 Troubles Deuce5150 Ruger 10/22 Rimfire 16 February 3rd, 2013 06:49 PM
.357 Troubles??? Baldy Reloading 4 October 12th, 2006 08:03 PM

Top Gun Sites Top Sites List
Powered by vBulletin 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
Copyright © 2006 - 2017 Ruger Forum. All rights reserved.
Ruger Forum is a Ruger Firearms enthusiast's forum, but it is in no way affiliated with, nor does it represent Sturm Ruger & Company Inc. of Southport, CT.