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, of course, to applicable laws.
44 Carbine Rifle
You are bidding on a 44 Carbine rifle. The serial number is 136953, and the testfire date is March 18, 1969. The suggested retail price for a 44R back in 1969 was $115.00! This 44 Carbine rifle features a fixed tubular magazine that holds four rounds plus one round in the chamber. It has a Carbine-style American walnut stock with a curved, metal butt plate, and a barrel band at the front of the forend. Other features include an 18-1/2 inch barrel, a folding-leaf rear sight adjustable for elevation only; and a gold bead front sight. The frame is drilled and tapped for scope mounts. There is no manual warning on this rifle, and the Sturm, Ruger address is stamped into the top of the barrel.
New Model Super Single-Six®
Our auction item this week is a New Model Super Single-Six® 22 LR revolver. The serial number, 63-63728, tells us this revolver was testfired March 24, 1975. It had originally been sold to a distributor and then returned to the factory. There are no notes as to why it was returned. The revolver appears to function normally. The New Model Single-Six revolvers were first introduced in 1973. Some features include a blued finish with anodized aluminum grip frame and ejector rod housing; 5-1/2" barrel; and walnut grip panels with silver-colored Ruger "SR" eagle medallions.