Ruger is excited to offer you an opportunity to bid on and acquire rare, unusual, discontinued, or one-of-a-kind Ruger® firearms and accessories. All items are available to qualified buyers as part of a "no reserve" auction, subject to applicable laws.
This week's auction item is a .32 H&R magnum caliber New Model Single-Six® Bisley™ revolver. The serial number is 650-13313 and the testfire date is January 31, 1986. The revolver had been used as a show gun and it appears to function normally. A letter "U" is stamped to the left of the serial number to indicate a "used" gun. Some features of this revolver include a blued finish; 6-1/2" barrel; a low hammer profile smoothly curved with a wide spur and deep checkering; and a longer, full-shape grip frame featuring American walnut grips. It has a ramp-style blade front sight, and the rear sight is adjustable for elevation and windage. Other features include a 6-round capacity .32 H&R Magnum, non-fluted cylinder with a roll-engraved scene. There is a mark around the cylinder caused by the cylinder latch.
You are bidding on a 25th Anniversary .44 Carbine rifle. The serial number is 103-13143 and the rollmark date is September 29, 1982. In 1985 Ruger announced that, after 25 years of continuous production, it would stop manufacturing the famous Model 44 autoloading carbine. Ruger offered a Special Edition of 1,800, 25th Anniversary .44 Carbine rifles to celebrate the close of an era. The anniversary rifle was listed in the 1985 catalog and the suggested retail price was $495.00. The 25th Anniversary Model 44 Carbine shows the compact design and classic lines which contributed to the great success of this model. These Limited Edition rifles are specially rollmarked "1961 - 1985 ~ 25th ANNIVERSARY" on the barrel, and they have a specially designed nickel silver medallion set into the walnut stock. Features of this rifle include an American walnut stock with a barrel band at the front of the forend. a folding-leaf rear sight with a reversible U/square notch plate adjustable for elevation and a gold bead front sight. The frame is drilled and tapped for scope mounts. It also features a curved, metal butt plate and tubular magazine that holds four cartridges.