Seth Martin of Portland Oregon shot this Wild Boar at approximately 40 yards using a Ruger AR-556 MPR (Multi-Purpose Rifle) with a Vortex Sparc AR 1×22 Red Dot. At such close range he didn’t need to use his attached magnifier. His AR-15 Semi-Automatic features a 30+1 Magpul MOE SL loaded with Winchester Green Tip M855 5.56x45mm NATO Ammo.

Ruger AR-556 MPR


Ruger’s AR-556MPR rifle features a pistol-length gas system that provides smoother operation and less felt recoil. The bolt carrier is chrome-plated with matte black oxide chrome plating and the gas key is chrome-plated within diameter provide exceptional resistance to hot gases.

The lower receiver has a Magpul MOE grip, and a Ruger Elite452 two-stage AR trigger. This trigger offers a smooth, crisp, and 4.5-pound trigger pull. Flattop upper receiver made of forged aerospace-grade 7075T6 aluminum and features a forward assist, dust cover, and brass deflector. The handguard, which is free-floating to improve accuracy, features Magpul MLOK attachment slots at the 3, 6, and 9 positions.

Cold hammer-forged, threaded 4140 chrome moly steel barrel with precise rifling offers exceptional accuracy, durability, and ease of cleaning. The barrel has M4 feed ramps, which increase operational reliability. The matte black nitride exterior provides corrosion resistance. The AR-556MPR includes one magazine and a Magpul MOE SL collapsible Buttstock.


  • Price: $919.99
  • Weight: 9.3 pounds
  • Caliber: 5.56 NATO
  • Capacity: 30+1 Rounds
  • Action: Semi-Automatic
  • Barrel Length: Not Specified

Vortex Sparc AR 1×22 Red Dot


Vortex Sparc AR 1x-22mm Red Dot. Are you looking for an optic that will maximize your AR’s effectiveness? SPARC AR is rugged in construction, yet compact and lightweight.

It’s as simple as point-and-shoot with the 2 MOA dot. It can be quickly acquired in close quarters and fine enough to pinpoint accuracy at longer ranges. The SPARC AR red spot will work in all conditions thanks to its 50,000-hour battery life and night vision compatibility at the lowest settings.

An integrated, unique base makes it easy to use any AR platform or similar. Look no further for reliable performance and tons of user-friendly options.


  • Price: $199.99
  • Rectal: 2.0 MOA Dot

Vortex Micro 3X Magnifier


The Vortex Micro 3x Magnifier will give you more versatility for your reflex-sighted rifle or PDW. The Micro 3x Magnifier stands out among other available magnifiers due to its small size and 22mm objective lens diameter. You can adjust the quick release flip mount to set the magnifier to either full or lower 1/3 power to suit your shooting preferences.

Any red dots will work with the Micro3x Magnifier. The Micro3x Magnifier will not work with prism scopes. Micro3x can be mounted at absolute co-witness or Lower 1/3 co-witness


  • Price: $299.99
  • Magnification 3x
  • Objective Lens Diameter 22 mm
  • Eye Relief 2.64 inches
  • Linear Field of View 38.2 feet @ 100 yds
  • Angular Field of View 7.28 degrees
  • Length 2.9 inches
  • Weight 9.55 oz

Winchester USA Green Tip M855 5.56x45mm NATO


Winchester “USA” stands for consistent performance and outstanding value, offering high-quality ammunition to suit a wide range of hunter’s and shooter’s needs.



  • Price: $130.99
  • Caliber: 5.56X45MM NATO
  • Grain Weight: 62 Grain
  • Rounds Per Box: 200