Ruger blackhawk history whats so special about the 3. Typically, the action closes but the next round stick about halfway in the tube. Still there, just like i bought them, along with many others ive bought for the past 60 years. Ruger blackhawk history whats so special about the 3screw.
The one thing i would like to change on it is the plastic recoil pad. Aug 29, 2017 introduced in 1955, the blackhawk was ruger s first centerfire revolver, and its still produced more than 70 years later. Find ruger 44 carbine for sale at, the worlds largest gun auction site. Ruger deerfield carbine military wiki fandom military wikia. Yes, it is possible to kill a grizzely bear with a. So i finally have a ruger rifle, but as youll see in this video, i hope it works. Loads for ruger 44 magnum carbine the firearms forum. From that point i just couldnt get enough of this little rifle and the sales guy was getting a chuckle out of it because it does fool people who are unaware of its existence into thinking it is a 1022. Receiver has milled notches that permit the attachment of proprietary ruger rings.
Ruger and co model 44 carbine national firearms museum. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above. After receiving it, the first thing i believe i did was to go to rugers site and download the instruction manual. Find ruger model 44 carbine rifle parts, accessories and more with numrich gun parts corp providing parts since 1950. All topics addressed in the book are of value, however, i only wish there had been more information on the. The rifle is fast and abbreviated, wears a full stock well. This ruger carbine comes to us from its original family of owners in washington state. Notice the flat top strap, adjustable sights, and the 3 screws in the side of the frame. Both are new condition, have the same nice scopes with slings and in matching gun cases. The ruger model 44 is a semiautomatic rifle chambered in.
Oct 08, 2012 at the range with the ruger 44 magnum carbine. Ruger gun original factory boxescases for sale in stock ebay. Collectibility and value of a ruger 44 mag carbine. Sep 11, 2011 so i finally have a ruger rifle, but as youll see in this video, i hope it works. It was introduced in 2000 and discontinued in 2006. Oem factory ruger old army pistol molded hard case only. The book is not only a paean to this classic 22 rifle with a brief history of the origins of the rifle and the sturmruger corporation, but also includes. The deerfield carbine replaced the earlier ruger model 44 deerstalker rifle first produced in 1961 and dropped from the ruger lineup in 1985. Thinking you may have flipped the serial numbers of the second 44 and the 1022. I have a ruger carbine, made around 72 with the finger groove monte carlo stock.
This was followed by other models, including the semiauto mini14 and minithirty rifles, the singleshot no. Initially called the deerstalker the name was changed after a threatened lawsuit by ithaca, which already had used the name, the rifle looked a lot like the m1 carbine that many of rugers world war ii veteran customers were familiar with. Lg0919 nowhere is this specimen of one of rugers most outstanding innovations marked deerslayer. At that time gorillas had not morphed into the harmless, fuzzy woooppps. Original ruger pistol hand gun oem factory case box hard plastic.
It was introduced in 2000 and discontinued in 2006 the deerfield carbine replaced the earlier ruger model 44 deerstalker rifle first produced in 1961 and dropped from the ruger lineup in 1985 due to high production cost. The rifle is based on the earlier ruger model 44 rifle first produced in 1961, which had been dropped from the ruger lineup in 1985 due to production cost. Ruger gun original factory boxescases for sale in stock. If it is truly 102 it seems very odd and would call ruger to get their thoughts on the history of the rifle. The cartridges get stuck in the magazine after most shots. Select a firearm below to view its instruction manual, serial number and caliber history. That is when i begin to scrutinize the entire thing, and noticed ruger carbine 44 magnum cal stamped on the left side. As the first rifle introduced by firearm legend, bill ruger, it has history and american origins. This was a stuffed gorilla used in advertising the ruger. The marlins would be marginal at best in the woods, where the ruger is entirely adequate perhaps even for elk at moderate range with the right bullet. Book value may underestimate what the gun would sell for on gunbroker. It used a 4round internal tubular magazine and was produced from 1961 to 1985. Encountered a guy that was unsatisfied with one because it wouldnt feed and shoot factory.
Ruger 10 44 bought a matching pair of rugers ruger 10 22 and ruger 10 44 years ago from an old guy. From its 0 range serial number, this specimen was manufactured in 1971, the eleventh year of production. Designed as a close range carbine for deer hunting in dense woods, ruger released the model 44 carbine in 1961 as the deerstalker, a moniker it used until 1962 due to a lawsuit. Comparing it to the camp 45 and camp 9, i think is not fair to any, as they are guns of different purposes. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. In this indepth look at both weapons, noted firearms author duncan long covers specs, troubleshooting, ammo and accessories this book s got it. I dont like how this came out without using a tripod so ill redo it this week with better quality. It was built with a 4round tubular magazine and produced from 1961 to 1985. The marlins are pretty much defenseutility guns, whereas the ruger 44 is a hunting weapon.
The ruger model 44 was a semiautomatic rifle chambered in. Sep 23, 2010 as well as the above mentioned arms, ruger has also come out with a few other interesting rifles over the years, including the model 96 carbine lever action in. Rugers 44 magnum carbine real guns a firearm and related. While the rifle doesnt kick that much, i would prefer to replace it with a kickeez or something similar. Sometimes, the action stays half open but more times than not, it is close. Serial numbers by year for ruger rifles 1961 thru 1993. The rifle was reclassified as a carbine and renamed. Any suggestions as to what type of bullet would be best solidnose or. Legendary reliability and classic design are the hallmarks of the ruger 1022 rifle and its forerunner, the. Contentsshow history designed as a close range carbine for deer hunting in dense woods, ruger released the model 44 carbine in 1961 as the deerstalker, a moniker it used until 1962 due to a lawsuit brought by the ithaca gun company. In this indepth look at both weapons, noted firearms author duncan long covers specs, troubleshooting, ammo and accessories this book s got it all get your hands on a classic.
A history of ruger 1022 rifle models ruger has provided 68 years of continuous firearm production, with facilities in five states and over 400 variations of more than 30 product lines. I fully expect this one to go for at least double this amount. But bill was not content just to stick to one genre of firearms, and in 1960 the company came out its first long gun, the. Winmodel70, though i am not a gunwriter, i also have an older tube fed ruger 44 mag carbine, which was given to me. Says it has the internal magazine,not the removeable mag that caused the problems. May 10, 2020 if it is truly 102 it seems very odd and would call ruger to get their thoughts on the history of the rifle. Introduced in 1955, the blackhawk was rugers first centerfire revolver, and its still produced more than 70 years later. Ruger rifles m44carbine local deals, national for sale. The rifle standing up on the left is my favorite rifle.
Comes equipped with a set of very good iron sights the rear folding and fully adjustable. Put a weaver x scope on the ruger carbine and have taken a bunch of deer with it, including a 6 pt. I like the rifle and plan on keeping it for the foreseeable future. Jun 23, 2012 that is when i begin to scrutinize the entire thing, and noticed ruger carbine 44 magnum cal stamped on the left side.1643 752 864 513 1005 1552 1163 1082 1088 487 245 661 431 822 1038 181 865 159 1190 314 451 1150 1219 1346 141 270 141 1095 1345 1424 76 293 326 688 646 1022 1620 360 283 797 690 1104 895 1250 1060