Our Forward Blow Compensator helps with both muzzle rise and noise control by directing the noise towards the muzzle end of the firearm rather than back towards the shooter thanks to 16 precision machined ports that are angled in a forward direction.
Compensators are available in three outside diameters – .875", .920" and 1". Be sure and measure barrel diameter before ordering. As a reference, most 10/22 style barrels are .920", Ruger 22/45 Lite models feature a 1" diameter and the Ruger 22/45 threaded model uses a .875" diameter.
- Threaded 1/2 × 28
- Alloy compensators made from 6061 Aluminum and Type III Black Hard Anodized
- 2oz base weight
Target grips feature thumbrest, heelrest and finger grooves. Designed to give the shooter a relaxed, steadier hold. CNC-machined from laminated wood and available in a variety of colors. Includes extended bolt release and four-allen head screws. MKIII model also features an extended magazine release. These grips are available in both right and left hand.
- 3oz base weight
Provides extended length over the factory magazine release for faster, easier magazine changes. It is designed to work with oversized target style grips. Drop-in part that requires no gunsmithing. This magazine release is CNC-machined from 416 stainless steel billet material. No casting!! Fits Ruger MKII only.
The MKIII Extended Magazine Release is an 1/8" longer than the factory release providing easier access. This release has also been modified to improve insertion of the factory magazines.
- CNC Machined from stainless
- Designed for the Ruger MKIII steel frame
The Extended Safety provides the shooter improved access to the safety on the Ruger MKII, MKII 22/45, MKIII and MKIII 22/45 pistol. The Extended Safety is the perfect addition when being used with target grips. The contour is wire EDM precision cut from 17-4 stainless steel. The Extended Safety is .150" longer than the factory button. Comes complete with safety detent and spring.
Target grips feature thumbrest, heelrest and finger grooves. Designed to give the shooter a relaxed, steadier hold. Comfortable, molded rubber grip comes complete with four-allen head screws, washers and an extended bolt release.
- Volthane Grips are not compatible with 22/45 frames
- MKIII model includes extended magazine release
- 4oz base weight
Manufactured from stainless steel, this wire EDM-cut tool makes removing the Ruger MKII, MKIII and 22/45 mainspring housing latch a much simpler process. This tool is designed to release the latch without scratching or gouging the mainspring housing or frame.
Hogue Monogrip securely wraps around the pistol frame in one piece. The proportioned finger grooves position the hand uniformly allowing the shooter to point naturally – providing faster target acquisition with more consistency.
- 22/45 model designed to fit the Ruger 22/45 RP model only
- Available in black or OD green
Having problems ejecting magazines from your Ruger MKIII? The easy-to-install Volquartsen Spring-Loaded Magazine Ejector will eliminate the hangups and provide a forceful ejection each and every time. The ingenious design will also allow you to eject a partially loaded magazine – something that cannot be done on the factory pistol without prying it from the frame. Fits the Ruger MKIII only,does not fit 22/45.
The V-6 is the perfect balance of performance and appearance. It features a 6" match, digitally-gauged barrel with a full length triangular-shaped underlug that sports a vented rib. The unique barrel configuration gives the V-6 the underlug vent appearance with very little actual barrel weight, which results in a beautifully balanced, one-handed target pistol.
- 2lb 8oz base weight
Increase the speed and efficiency of loading your Ruger MKII and MKIII magazines with our new Volquartsen MagLatch. The MagLatch is made from nylon material that is very lightweight and durable. Unlike other similar devices, the MagLatch will latch to the bottom of the magazine eliminating the need for constant thumb pressure on the loader. Fits Ruger MKII and MKIII magazines. It does not fit 22/45 magazines.
Large, single chamber compensator with six separate ports gives controlled release of muzzle gas for almost recoil-free rimfire shooting. Inner, rubber O-ring gives positive gas seal. Installs easily by removing factory front sight and using existing hole. Fits Ruger MKII, MKIII and 22/45 models with .875" bull barrel (4", 5.5", or 6.875"). It does not fit the 10" model.
- 3oz base weight
CNC-machined contour designed specifically for the slab side contour. CNC-machined stainless steel. Fits the Ruger MKII/MKIII Competition Model Slab Side. No front sight dovetail is machined.
- 4oz base weight
Hi-Viz front sight for LLV, V-Comp and Volquartsen pistols. Includes additional light pipes and installation wrench.
V-Comp and Volquartsen Pistol option replaces existing dovetail front sight on Volquartsen V-Comps. LLV/Scorpion option screws on to Volquartsen LLV and Scorpion uppers.
The V-2000 is one of our most unique conversions. It features a 6" match, digitally-gauged barrel with a finned underlug made of a special high-efficiency alloy that absorbs heat as well as any material we have seen. Regardless of the ambient temperature or the amount of continuous rapid fire, the barrel stays cool as the heat is absorbed into the finned underlug and dissipated.
- 2lb 7oz base weight
Replaces the factory bolt release in minutes and provides the shooter with a .375" serrated face for an easier release of the bolt. Fits both the Ruger MKII and MKIII. Not compatible with the 22/45.
Weaver style scope mount featuring seven cross slots to allow for the mounting of most red dot optics. Requires three drilled and tapped holes on receiver. It will fit in factory pre-drilled Ruger MKII and Ruger MKIII.
- 4.6" long
- Aluminum alloy
The Target Front Sight is designed to work on the Ruger MKI, MKII and MKIII Standard Model pistols. It allows the shooter to use the TL Rear Sight.
The Target Front Sight is wire EDM-cut and measures .608" tall. Minor fitting may be required (roll pin included). Installation service available.
Available by itself or as a set with our TL Rear Sight.
Improve the look and feel of your Ruger 22/45 with CNC-Machined Aluminum Alloy Grips available in a variety of colors. Each grip is meticulously machined for proper fit. Available in several bright dip anodized finishes (red, blue, silver and black) in addition to an OD green. These grips will only fit the Ruger 22/45 with replaceable grip panels.
Aluminum grips will use factory grip screws for installation.
- 3oz base weight
Complete mainspring assembly designed for the Ruger MKII or MKIII. Mainspring components are wire EDM-cut and CNC-machined.
Our mainspring does not feature the lock feature found on the Ruger factory MKIII Mainspring.
- Models available for either the Ruger MKII/MKIII or the 22/45
- 2oz base weight
Our V-Magic II features an 8" overall length match digitally-gauged fluted barrel with an extremely effective 32-hole threaded-on compensator. The fluting decreases weight and increases surface area for cooling, but, most important, it increases rigidity which, in turn, improves accuracy. Open sights are not available on the V-Magic II.
- 2lb 11oz base weight
This specially designed sear provides the shooter with a shorter, faster, cleaner breaking trigger pull. The sear is wire EDM-cut from hardened A2 tool steel. Fits Ruger MKII, MKIII and 22/45.
Volquartsen Picatinny Scope Mount designed to fit Ruger MKI, MKII, MKIII and 22/45 pistols. The mount is designed to be a no-gunsmithing mount for those receivers that are drilled and tapped from the factory. CNC-machined from aluminum alloy to mil-spec Picatinny tolerances. The rear sight does not need to be removed to install this mount. Includes three mounting screws.
The Volquartsen MKIII Magazine Extender is CNC-machined from an aluminum alloy and comes in a matte black anodized finish. The Magazine Extender is designed to aid the shooter when changing magazines. It was designed with our target grips in mind. Our grips extend down below the grip frame which can prevent rapid insertion of the magazine during competition. Not only does this aid in rapid insertion but it also gives the shooter a nice base to grab the magazine out of the frame for easy removal. No more having to pry on the magazine to get it released. Whether you are using our target grips, factory grips or any other aftermarket grip and are competing in timed events, this part is a m … (more details).
Are you a competitive shooter looking to eliminate stovepipes, failures to fire and improve the overall performance of your Ruger MKII or MKIII pistol? The Competition Bolt is the answer!
The Competition Bolt has an integral Extended Bolt Racker to allow for improved manual cycling of the bolt – no more pinched fingers!
Our CNC-Machined Disconnector is CNC-machined from 416 stainless steel. The machining process allows us to make several design changes to the the way the disconnector functions. We have added material that increases rigidity over the current design. This increased rigidity not only improves trigger pull but also will improve overall functioning as it will prevent any binding or interference that can be found on the prior design and factory design. This is due, in part, to variances in the factory frame tolerances.
The CNC-machined design also features an integral pin without the step found on the factory design. We have also machined the pin that comes in contact with the trigger plunge … (more details).
Our Spring-Loaded Magazine Ejector for the Ruger 22/45 will improve the mag drop of the factory magazine. Its unique design uses spring pressure to forcefully remove the magazine from the grip frame. The innovative design not only aids in magazine removal but also adds an extension to the bottom of the magazine to make magazine reloads quick and reliable every time.
The ejector is CNC-machined from an aluminum alloy and black hard anodized. Also features a CNC-machined stainless steel button for increased durability.
Simply remove the magazine floor plate from a factory 22/45 magazine and replace with this ejector for an enhanced shooting experience!
- Magazine not included
Trying to figure out which parts are needed to take the Ruger MKII, MKIII and 22/45 to the next level? Look no further than the Pistol Competition Kit. This kit includes our Accurizing Kit , Bolt Tune-Up Kit and CNC-Machined Disconnector. The Pistol Competition Kit is designed to produce a crisp, clean 2.25 trigger pull, eliminate stovepipes, and eliminate failures to fire!
CNC-machined Target Trigger features both pretravel and overtravel adjustments.
This kit is designed to eliminate light hits and stovepipes.
Complete drop-in kit comes complete with Target Hammer, Target Sear, Target Trigger (available in either black hard anodized aluminum or optional stainless steel), Extended Bolt Release and Trigger Return Spring with Polished Plunger. The trigger features adjustable pretravel and overtravel screws.
The Accurizing Kit combines all of the internal components needed for that crisp, clean 2.25lb trigger pull the discriminating shooter is looking for. No stoning or fitting required. Final trigger pull may vary slightly due to factory frame variances.
- Accurizing Kits fit the Ruger MKII, MKIII and all variations of the 22/45 (extended bolt release and sear spring are not used when installing in a 22/45).
- MKII Kit also includes a Volquartsen MKII Hammer Bushing and can be used when eliminating the magazine disconnect feature in the Ruger MKIII. Please note the only way we recommend to remove the magazine disconnect in the Ruger MKIII is by using the MKII Kit that includes the MKII Hammer Bushing.
- MKIII Accurizing Kit used in conjunction with any other aftermarket hammer bushing (advertised to eliminate the magazine disconnect) may cause malfunctions
- The Accurizing Kit for the Ruger MKIII does not include the hammer bushing. This is only included in the MKII Kit.
- The color option applies only to the Extended Bolt Release.
The MKII and MKIII Target Hammer is a complete drop-in item that is wire EDM-cut from hardened tool steel. The target hammer will not only reduce your trigger pull but will also improve lock time. Fits MKII, MKIII, and 22/45
MKII Hammer Bushing manufactured by screw machine equipment. The hammer pivot pinhole has been drilled and reamed for improved precision to help eliminate variances that can be found in the factory bushing. Black oxide finish and hardened.
This bushing is compatible with a MKII Hammer only. It can be used in conjunction with a MKII Hammer to eliminate the magazine disconnect in the MKIII pistol.
The VC Target Frame is CNC-machined from aluminum alloy. It is a complete frame with the following features: Accurizing Kit (includes Extended Bolt Release, CNC-machined Target Trigger, wire EDM-cut Target Hammer and Target Sear), CNC-Machined Disconnector, Built-in Spring-Loaded Magazine Ejector (MKIII model only) and Extended Safety. The VC Frame is shipped with a clean, crisp 2.25lb trigger pull. The magazine disconnect has also been eliminated from this frame.
The VC Target Frame is available in two grip angle configurations. Several grip options are also available: Volthane Target Grips (MKIII style only), Laminated Wood Target Grips (MKIII style only), Aluminum Grips or the Ho … (more details).
The Masters features a 6.5" match, digitally-gauged barrel. The aluminum alloy-finned underlug draws the heat away from the bore to help maintain a relatively constant temperature. The top rib features our .125" wide front blade sight and our custom TL Rear Adjustable Sight. The rib is cut with dovetails to accommodate optics. The compensator is a unique design allowing rapid fire.
The Masters weight and design make it a perfect choice whether off a bench or a two-handed offhand competition.
- 3lb 0oz base weight
The Olympic is designed for the challenge of demanding NRA competition. It features a 7.5" overall length match, digitally-gauged barrel and a unique gas chamber for virtually recoil-free shooting. The lightweight features of this pistol make it perfect for either one or two-handed shooting.
- 2lb 8oz base weight
The Stingray is a lightweight target and hunting pistol with excellent accuracy and handling characteristics. It features a 7.5" overall length match, digitally-gauged barrel with radial flutes to dissipate heat during rapid fire shooting. The compensator is standard equipment on the Stingray. It also comes standard with our Scope Mount for mounting an optic. An Ultra Dot red dot optic is available at an additional charge.
- 2lb 11oz base weight
Reduced power trigger plunger and mainspring. Also includes assembly pin for ease of installation on the mainspring. Fits Ruger MKI, MKII, MKIII and 22/45.
Want us to install the mainspring into the mainspring housing latch? Add our VC2SK-Install to your order.
- Mainspring installation may require gunsmithing
Precision-machined to ensure accurate, repeatable click adjustments for windage and elevation. No fitting required, uses factory dovetail, locks in place with two set screws. Made of steel. Rear sight notch width .110". Fits Ruger MKII and MKIII and replaces factory rear adjustable sight. The TL Rear Sight is only compatible with the Ruger Standard tapered models with the addition of our Target Front Sight.
The TL Rear Sight is also available in a night sight configuration. It features .062" green Trijicon Tritium lamps with white outline.
Volquartsen SureStrike Firing Pin is designed to minimize and/or eliminate light hits on the Ruger MKI, MKII and MKIII (including 22/45) pistol. The SureStrike Firing Pin is precision EDM machined from A2 tool steel. The impact section of the firing pin is then surface ground to create the optimal “SureStrike” each and every time!
This new firing pin is also .004" wider than the factory firing pin to help eliminate side to side movement in the factory bolt.
Hardened to a Rc 56-58 to prevent any excessive wear and deformation that can be found on the factory firing pin. The hardening process on the A2 material allows for a much deeper hardening when compared to conventional cas … (more details).
The Volquartsen Dovetail Scope Mount converts the sight dovetail on a Ruger MKI, MKII and MKIII Pistol (includes 22/45) to a Picatinny style mount. This mount is the perfect mounting solution for small red dot optics that feature only one cross bolt (i.e., Leupold DeltaPoint). Simply remove the existing rear sight and use the two included set screws to securely install. CNC-machined from stainless steel, .660" long.
Due to minor fitting required on this item, we are offering an installation service for our Target Front Sight. Simply send us your pistol and it will generally be on its way back to you in 10-14 days.
Allchin Gun Parts Custom Scope Mount for C-More designed to fit any Ruger MKII, MKIII or 22/45 that is pre-drilled.
- Get your scope as close to the gun as possible
- Easy Scope Mounting (top holes accept C-More Rail or Slide mount with no modifications).
- Fits just over Ruger rear site
This mount allows you to get the C-More as close to the gun as possible. No gunsmithing required to install this mount. Use factory supplied mounting screws. It is also imperative that the C-More screws do not protrude through the bottom of the mount.
Volquartsen will professionally drill and tap your MKII or MKIII pistol. There is no need to take it to a gunsmith, simply send us your receiver and and it will generally be on its way back to you in 10-14 days.
Complete disassembly & reassembly guide for the Ruger MKIII pistol (includes the Standard, Target Gov’t Target, Competition, Hunter and 22/45 Models). This book features 19 pages & 36 high-resolution grayscale images. This is the perfect tool for those customers looking for a little more information when performing aftermarket part installations or general maintenance on their Ruger MKIII.
Protect and store your pistol in style with a Volquartsen Custom Logo Rifle Case. Made from high-quality molded HDPE with steel latches. Includes full lid and base convoluted high density foam to ensure firearm protection. Also includes lock hole for additional safety.
Top of case features Volquartsen Custom name and logo imprinted on it.
- Both 13" and 17" lengths available
- 2lb 1oz base weight
Grip hardware set includes (4) 6-40 socket head cap screws with washers and short arm hex key wrench. These components are designed to work with our Volthane Target Grips.
RUGER .22 Automatic Pistols 1947 ~ 2004
For your Ruger Standard, Mark I, Mark II, 22/45, Competition, Government, Slab-sides and all special models prior to the release of the new Mark III series introduced in 2005.
So, you decided to disassemble your Mark pistol and now YOU CAN’T GET IT BACK TOGETHER AGAIN!
- The only CURRENT printed manual that includes information on
ALL models from 1947 ~ 2004 (Mark I, Mark II, 22/45, etc.)
- Contains most of the same text and high resolution graphics
found in the CD-ROM program
- Easy to use — lies open and flat on your work surface
- 56 pages – 55 high-resolution grayscale images
- Includes "rare … (more details).
Are you tired of having to replace your factory bolt hold open latch? Our new Posi-Lock Bolt Hold Open Latch has been engineered to withstand years of use for even the most demanding shooter.
Manufactured from hardened A2 tool steel this latch contacts the bolt in a more effective way in order to ensure the bolt locks open on each and every empty magazine.
- Fits both the Ruger MKII and MKIII pistols (does not fit the 22/45 model)
Replaces Ruger Part #AN-37
Save your thumb, load a 10 round mag in as little as 3 seconds! This little loader will make a brick of 500 rounds disappear in no time. Fits Ruger MKII/MKIII and 22/45 pistols. (Item does not include factory magazine shown).
- 6oz base weight
Enhance the look and feel of your Ruger 22/45 with CNC-Machined Aluminum Alloy Grips available in a variety of colors. Each grip is meticulously machined for proper fit. This grip features CNC machined checkering for improved grip and feel.
Available in several anodized finishes (red, blue, OD green, silver and black). These grips will only fit the Ruger 22/45 with replaceable grip panels. Aluminum grips will use factory grip screws for installation.
- 3oz base weight
Loaded Chamber Indicator Filler for the Ruger MKIII is wire EDM cut from stainless steel.
Volquartsen will professionally install your Accurizing Kit or Pistol Competition Kit. There is no need to take it to a gunsmith, simply send us your frame and it will generally be on its way back to you in 10-14 days.
Please note that if a customer sends a complete pistol in for the install it will need to be returned via UPS Air Service. The shipping charge for air service is $35.00.
The tactically-influenced mount for the Ruger MKII and MKIII features a mil-spec Picatinny-style rail on both the top and bottom to provide an efficient double-mounting platform for virtually any combination of conventional scope, red-dot optic, laser-aiming device or tactical light. The new mount attaches easily to any Mk II, MKIII, and 22/45 models with a 5.5" bull barrel. The sturdy, yet, lightweight mount is CNC-machined from billet aluminum.
- 8oz base weight
If installing the mount on a MKII that does not have the receiver drilled and tapped, this will need to be done prior to installing the mount.
The LLV barreled receiver has been completely redesigned. A great design has been made even better – better balance, more versatile and, yes, even better accuracy!
A hard anodized CNC-machined billet receiver is the foundation of this lightweight setup. The receiver and barrel shroud are precision-machined as one piece from aluminum alloy. An integral Picatinny rail is machined into the top of the receiver. It is then fitted with either a 4.5" or 6" precision stainless steel barrel that has been machine-honed and lapped. The barrel has been contoured to reduce weight without sacrificing accuracy.
The LLV Competition Upper features a stainless steel breech face designed to withstan … (more details).
The Exact Edge Extractor is manufactured through an EDM process to produce exacting tolerances. The new extractor will not lose its edge under impact such as other extractors made from stamped steel or titanium that will have their edges roll over and actually cause extraction problems after a short period of use. Our extractor features a very precise hook point. It is hardened to a Rc 58-60 to withstand years of use and still maintain its edge. We are able to hold the tolerances to +/-.0001" by utilizing the EDM manufacturing process. The hook is .005" closer to the rim of the cartridge to allow for the most positive extraction available. Made of A2 tool steel. Fits the complete line of MKI … (more details).
Looking for the ultimate accuracy in a target pistol without all the weight? The Lightweight Target Pistol is the perfect solution to a silhouette style pistol! The lightweight carbon fiber barrel features the same THM tension barrel design as our rifle barrels. Our unique ported compensator will reduce muzzle jump on the lightweight design. Available in either an overall barrel length of 7.5” or 11.5”. Pictured with optional laminated wood grips and Hi-Viz front sight.
- 2lb 6oz base weight
The Deluxe conversion features a 6" match, digitally-gauged barrel. It’s designed for virtually every type of shooting from NRA bullseye or silhouette competition to hunting. The Deluxe has a center gravity weight that provides enough extra barrel weight that the pistol doesn’t whip when it’s fired, yet, it does not have a muzzle-heavy feel.
The Deluxe is an excellent conversion if you have a specific purpose in mind or if you’re just looking for a good, all-around target pistol. A compensator is available as an option. Other barrel lengths available by special order.
- 2lb 8oz base weight
The 3.5" Compact Carry Conversion looks like a small, compact target 22 but packs all the features of a full-blown target pistol with the maneuverability of a sub-compact carry pistol.
- 2lb 3oz base weight