s modified verion of their already popular Ranch Rifle, a mini-14
. The mini thirty is chambered for a 7.62x39
service round. This is the same round used in the mass produced SKS
, making ammo cheap and easy to come by.
Unlike the SKS
, the Mini Thirty has a shorter barrel
(18.5") and is intended to be used with a telescopic
Mini Thirty rifle is classified by the US government as a Battle rifle
, _NOT_ an assault weapon
. While I dont know how they can define a diffrence, they do, and so it makes this gun fairly easy to find at a good price.
Barrel Length: 18.5"
Overall Length: 37.25"
Weight: 7lbs. 3oz.
magazine capacities: 5, 35, 50 (common);100 round drum (rare)
Rifling: 6 grooves, right hand twist, one turn in 10"
Finish: Polished and Blued overall.
Stats taken from The Shooters Bible