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Is Ruger still making them????? where are they???

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Ruger builds stuff in batches, I'm told they haven't built any single actions (except the Wranglers) in awhile. They might make more soon, or not. I don't know who schedules the runs of thisorthat, but whatever's making them the most money at that time is sure to get more attention. I haven't seen a new one in a fairly long time, so they might be getting ready to make another run of them, and Blackhawks, which I rarely see, either. I have a stainless Single Six that I'm very fond of, it's a real shooter.

I think they're concentrating too much on their fantastic plastic pistols, personally, but I'm old school and like steel and walnut, so I might be out of touch.
They are still listed on Ruger's website, so I assume they are still in the rotation and, eventually, in production. I kinda wish I had a copy of their manufacturing schedule, but so do all their competitors.


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what about a used ruger single six? built very robust and single action only means that a used one is highly unlikely to be shot-out. ruger will make right any problems.

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Saw a stainless version in the local Sportsman’s Warehouse two months ago. The only one I’ve seen in a very long time.

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They're all over gunbroker, I don't see what the problem is.

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Originally Posted by BLRNut
Is Ruger still making them????? where are they???

Like the one in my freezer?

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Look for "Single-Six Convertible".




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I have on with a 9 in barrel, I kill about 30 groundhogs a year with it.. it is very accurate ... thanks for the reminder,, I need to clean it Now...


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Hard to find for sure.


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My brother's had mine for 20 years or so, just like my SP-101 .357 Magnum. When I need a single-action, convertible .22 revolver I have a New Frontier to fall back on.



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I have a Ruger Single-Six (stainless, unfluted cylinder, rosewood grips, 17 HMR) only 300 mfg.
Never even catalogued. I ordered it from, CDNN Liquidators - years ago for a 'song'.

I also got a new Single-Six, 22 Convertable from a friend pawnbroker - Mr. Money!

I kinda fell into the opportunity to buy both, and I kept them because I found the
Single-Action Revolver feels natural and shoots straight arrow - in spite of ME!

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Originally Posted by Garandimal
Originally Posted by BLRNut
Is Ruger still making them????? where are they???

Like the one in my freezer?

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8>)

Look for "Single-Six Convertible".




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That...and the holster...look just like the one on top of my refrigerator/freezer!


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tons of Heritage Rough riders in my area, most less than $200 brand new. Give me a used Ruger single six any day.......

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I have a Single Six 22lr (believe it is a 1958) bought new and been fired one time.


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