Aside from the trigger assembly, the best upgrade you can make on your gun to improve its accuracy is the barrel. A factory barrel is okay for the casual shooter, however, that Ruger 10/22 is capable of so much more and so are you. To get that, you have to move into a Volquartsen 10/22 carbon fiber barrel.
This isn't just any Ruger 10/22 carbon fiber barrel, whether you judge it by looks or design. The Volquartsen UltraLite 10/22 Barrel combines weight savings with looks and accuracy for the ultimate in performance. When you upgrade to a carbon fiber barrel for Ruger 10/22 it comes threaded to accept your muzzle device. However, if you rather shoot slick, this Ruger 10/22 carbon fiber barrel arrives with a fitted thread protector to keep the business end pristine.
Volquartsen didn't invent the idea of the carbon fiber barrel for Ruger 10/22, they just turned it into an art form. While a bull barrel does improve accuracy, it can hardly be thought of as sleek, like you would a Volquartsen UltraLite 10/22 barrel. The carbon fiber sleeve on a Volquartsen 10/22 barrel eliminates the vibration from the shot. Therefore, it improves the barrels harmonics, increasing your potential accuracy. If you participate in steel challenge matches, a Volquartsen 10/22 carbon fiber barrel will give you the advantage of smooth, fast transition from one target to the next. While some people may think a carbon fiber Volquartsen 10/22 barrel would be fragile, it is not. Volquartsen designs function into form, bringing you 21st-century space age quality with every Ruger 10/22 carbon fiber barrel they create.