December 04, 2020
Ruger has seen huge success with its PC Carbine, and the new PC Charger is a pistol version of the Chassis model of the carbine. Ruger’s PC Carbine Chassis Model came out in 2019, and I wrote it up for RifleShooter magazine, our sister publication. Instead of a traditional stock, the Chassis model sported an AR-style pistol grip and a Picatinny rail at the rear of the gun to which the AR-style stock was clamped.
After studying the takedown barrel and how the stock was attached, it seemed clear that making a pistol version of the Chassis model would be a quick and easy proposition. Just shorten the barrel and swap the stock for a brace or just leave the rail bare. I...