Ruger resurrects their pistol caliber carbine line with the 9mm PC (VIDEO)
By Chris Eger
The pistol-caliber 9mm PC Carbine from Ruger can be configured to accept SR9, Security-9, Ruger American Pistol, or Glock magazines. (Photo: Ruger)
After a decade-long hiatus, Ruger announced Thursday the return of a pistol caliber carbine series to their catalog with lots of updated features.
The new PC series provides a compact and lightweight carbine aimed at plinkers and the home defense market with a wide-range of magazine well adapters to accommodate a variety of users. The handy carbine ships capable of accepting Ruger SR-series or the new Security-9 series pistol magazines right out of the box, while a Glock 9mm well is included for those who already have a stockpile of those mags. Already have a Ruger American Pistol in 9mm? They offer that magazine well for sale separately.
“Designed with shooting enthusiasts in mind, the PC Carbine’s interchangeable magazine well system allows customers to use some of the most commonly available 9mm Luger handgun magazines in their rifle,” said Chris Killoy, Ruger President and CEO, in a statement.
At just under 35-inches overall with a 16.12-inch threaded and fluted barrel, the stock is adjustable with a series of three buttpad spacers for length of pull while the carbine itself takes down for