Thanks, Al. Both have Super Blackhawk grip frames and have been color case hardened by Doug Turnbull. I've got one of those convertibles. Another cool thing about the Ruger is that there is an available “convertible” model that comes with two cylinders. Copyright © 2000-2020 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), This article was published in the 2016 issue of Gun Buyer’s Guide. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Price Reduced: Ruger New Model Blackhawk .45 Caliber Convertible. The .357 is our oldest domestic magnum caliber, and as such it’s probably our most developed magnum caliber, with commercial loadings available from very lightweight bullets through midweights to some very potent heavyweights from just about every major ammo maker and one or two specialty high-performance companies. Got some 255gr Keith SWC's in today from MO Bullet Co. Somebody had converted the grip frame to that of a Super Blackhawk. First and foremost, it forces a shooter to actually think about what’s going on. I already have the SBH 44 dialed in with a T-Rex load. I've been to the guy's place. I did not get the convertible but I have 130 45 Auto Rim brass I am going to load for light plinking. Yep, but if you’ve learned the gun, lived with the gun and “Zenned” yourself into becoming one with the gun, six rounds in a general-purpose, outdoor, single-action wheelgun can go a long way if you’ve got enough steam in all six boilers. With a thumb-cocking six-shooter, it takes a deliberate action to thumb the hammer back and reacquire the target through the sights between each shot, and back in the days when we all carried revolvers of some sort, believe me, there was more of a tendency to remember you could not keep on making noise all day long without reloading. Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable firearms for the commercial sporting market. S&W 642, Colt Anaconda, Taurus 945, Hi Standard Double-Nine, even a Jennings J22 (gag)....grin. Beyond any practical application they may have, a 45 ACP sixgun, whether it be a … There’s still a strong market for single actions, and Ruger undeniably dominates among those who demand a modern design that’s simple, safe, strong and robust. I was somewhat in a hurry though and the LGS has it listed as a "Ruger Blackhawk" so I am unsure as to whether it is "new" or "old" model. The New Model Blackhawk physically can’t fire when accidentally dropped in a way to impact the hammer because, unless the trigger’s pulled to the rear, raising the bar up between the hammer and firing pin, there’s no chance for an accidental drop to smack the hammer against the frame-mounted firing pin and liven (or deaden) up the occasion. My BH is 39 oz, with an aluminum grip frame, but more steel on the frame/cylinder. I scrounged up a SBH hammer/trigger for mine somewhere along the line. To replace those parts can cost from $125 to $175 depending upon who has them & the condition. The result was a gun that broke no small internal flat springs (it didn’t have any), could not chip off a relatively narrow and fragile trigger tip (it came without one), and was capable of handling .44 Magnum pressures for decades without even breathing hard. The odds of even 1 percent of all “combat” sidearms sold each year ever being caught in the middle of a protracted shootout are astronomically slim, and there are other legitimate uses for a reliable and powerful sidearm. Shoot me a text: fourOsix-202-OneOneThreeTwo My experience with Ruger single actions dates back to 1975, when I bought my first Ruger .22 Single-Six for general woodsbumming, and my experience with Ruger .357 Mags began the following year with a Security-Six acquired to start a police career. You will like the Missouri bullets. Yes, admittedly there’s a John Wayne that lies deep within many of us who grew up watching the Duke, with which there’s absolutely nothing wrong in itself, but single actions are also appreciated by the practical pistolero who understands what the operating system provides. Already loading for a 1911, so have those dies/components anyway, just not sure about the extra cylinder. Guessing 900-950 fps. i have the same gun. The mechanisms of the Ruger Blackhawk differ significantly from that of any other single-action revolver. I have a SS Bisley .45 colt/.45 ACP convertible. Just like the 50-year .357 models, except bigger holes. 351 Posts #3 • 4 mo ago. I never knew they made them in the Flat Top? With products made in America, Ruger offers consumers almost 800 variations of more than 40 product lines. No slouch, the .45 Colt is perfectly capable of bringing home the bacon, but the original Colt design has its pressure limitations and can’t handle much hotter fodder. With standard .357 loads, this isn’t a problem. I bought 45 convertible stainless convertible a little over a year ago. For more information, visit http://www.ruger.com. Ruger Blackhawk Convertible 45 Colt / 45 ACP Stainless Single-Action Revolver $649.99; Notify Me When Available; Brand: Ruger; Item Number: 0472; Ruger New Model Blackhawk 30 Carbine Single-Action Revolver with 7.5 Inch Barrel $669.00 $599.99; Notify Me When Available; Single actions can’t be accurate? Colt brass and ammo have been really hard for me to source without feeling like I just got violated. August 8 - Ruger SR1911 Stainless .45 AP Auto 308, Ken Cotton,Wagner, SD #308 August 1 - Ruger Blackhawk .45 Colt Revolver, Steve Rise, Crooks, SD #62 July 25 - Browning 1911 Black Label - .380 ACP Auto Pistol - Kyle Eberts, Sioux Falls, SD, #500 HOWEVER,, a big detractor is the missing original parts. DKMAGS in New Brighton, MN Your Local hometown gun store Good selection of handguns and Ammunition, FFL and NFA transfers. There’s no safety to forget, no decocker to remember, either. Ruger’s modern Blackhawks were designed from the ground up to trade two things for a customer’s hard-earned money: infinitely more rugged guts and a markedly higher tolerance to higher pressures. I bought it used. Just picked up a Ruger New Model Blackhawk.45 on the “medium” flat-top frame, as as used for the new Vaqueros. Sell , Buy and Trade Since you are also reloading, do you anticipate using the acp cylinder much? I took a look at a used Ruger New Model Blackhawk (what I believe is a "new model") in 45 Colt the other day with a 7 1/2" barrel - Ruger wood grips. I have a circa 1972 Old Model Blackhawk 45 Colt/ACP, 4 5/8", that my dad bought in 1973. RELATED STORY: Pocket Powerhouse – The Ruger LCR Revolver in .327 Magnum. I believe I used Winchester Super X 45 long colt 255gr lead round nose. Took the new Ruger out for it's first run today. They were Ruger’s Blackhawk ($530) and the Cimarron Model P ($570). These have the polymer coating. The .357 Mag’s recoil is the most tolerable among the magnum tribe above the .32s, and a hard-cast, 180-grain, lead solid can take down an elk or a boar, with good placement, without also taking out your wrist, as some of its bigger magnum brothers can. The 7 1/2" gun has nearly 20,000 rounds fired through it, the shorter gun maybe 15,000 or so. I've had a few others, good and not so great. Years ago I had the blued Blackhawk .45 Convertible with the shortest barrel, 4 5/8". No double/single, no heavy/light, no long/short, no confusion for the less-practiced trigger finger, and no long, wobbly trigger travel. The Ruger Blackhawk also has a simpler mechanism with less to bend, break or bind than a double-action revolver, a stronger frame than most, and simpler ejection. Since then, I purchased another Ruger single action Blackhawk with more power – a .45 LC Stainless 5.5″ Flattop convertible, which shoots both .45 LC and .45 ACP with a cylinder swap. That'd be a nice setup. Followers 0. Ruger® Blackhawk® Convertible 45 Colt/ 45 Auto Revolver $879.99 Be the first to review this product FIREARMS, AMMUNITION, AND PRIMERS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE IN STORES. He's a good old boy. I reload, and have a lot more ACP brass than Colt brass. I have read the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy, and I hereby agree to those terms. It certainly can for you. Ruger single actions are pure workhorses to me; when you need to hammer a bullet downrange reliably time after time and year after year, through all sorts of terrain and weather conditions, trust me, true grit counts far more than case-colored lipstick. Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable firearms for the commercial sporting market. Shooting low level .45 ACP rounds is like shooting 3.38 Special rounds in my .357, for both the relatively low cost and low power. Lots of lead stacked around there. I checked for cylinder fit but not for rim clearance. Since then, I purchased another Ruger single action Blackhawk with more power – a .45 LC Stainless 5.5″ Flattop convertible, which shoots both .45 LC and .45 ACP with a cylinder swap. Each represents a family; Fathers, Mothers, Sons, Daughters, Cousins, Uncles, Aunts... Our Citizens are our most valuable treasure; we waste far too many. Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3. Current standard caliber listings include the .30 Carbine, 9mm, .357 Mag, .41 Mag, .44 Special, .44 Mag, .45 ACP and .45 Colt, in blue and stainless, with several barrel lengths and a choice of either a conventional hammer and grip frame or Bisley versions. You can't shoot 45 Colt in the 45 Auto cylinder and vise versa. i haven't seen Unique in years. When I’m in the field, I feel uneasy unless I have at least a .44 Magnum close at hand. Otherwise, from mild to wild, this Blackhawk can handle it, and it travelled along on a recent desert excursion quite handily. Slow loading? Loaded some up over 9.0 gr Unique. Great pistol, very accurate if I did my part. Beyond any practical application they may have, a 45 ACP sixgun, whether it be a … A properly set up, or even a merely broken in, single-action trigger can be a huge benefit to accurate shooting, and only requires its owner to learn one consistent trigger pull. Ruger just makes great single-actions. And there’s the built-in versatility of being able to use .38 Specials for practice, plinking or personal defense where age or physical size may not be entirely compatible with the full-power bark of magnum loads. When you know you’ve got over a dozen rounds on board, the urge to just “bang ‘em off” in a hurry can be strong, and we all know the old “You can’t miss fast enough to catch up” saying. My friend, you have arrived in the land of happiness with a revolver. Save big on a new ruger blackhawk 45 colt. They will not work in my Blackhawk. Must be over 21 and a Montana resident who can legally buy guns in Montana. Professor Thoreau, SASS 2611 6 Some pretty fair shooting too. RELATED STORY: Gun Review – Ruger 22 Charger Takedown Pistol. Guess again. Low-velocity lead for practice, high-velocity gas-checked lead for deep penetration, and anything from light to heavy in jacketed bullets for everything in between. This article was published in the 2016 issue of Gun Buyer’s Guide. I need to take it out shooting, it has been a long time since I last fired it. The trigger has a clean break at 4.25 pounds with the usual overtravel of the breed, and the gun’s heft in hand inspires a feeling of confidence. It now shoots like a match pistol. And that’s still the deal with Ruger Blackhawks, steady sellers since Bill Ruger introduced them in original form in 1955. I was wondering if the Auto Rim brass would work. Just picked up a Ruger New Model Blackhawk .45 on the “medium” flat-top frame, as as used for the new Vaqueros. Shot cast 200gr SWC .452" from the ACP and Colt case, and shot some 230gr XTP from the ACP case. BJ Norris, a member of the Wilson Combat shooting team, finished with a new... by Personal Defense World / Was sitting in a folding chair, with wrists resting over a knee. Since those two Ruger “firsts,” I’ve worked my way through several Blackhawks, including one .357 Mag in the early 1980s that hunted with me a time or two. Compare prices from more than 30+ gun stores. I reload, and have a lot more ACP brass than Colt brass. Target-grade accuracy with ramp front and adjustable rear sights. This guy weighs 36 … I'm going to come up with a dedicated load for the 45 Colt. Ruger New Model Blackhawk .357/9mm convertible. According the Ruger collectors,, a MINT gun like that, (meaning 98% or better) is worth about $845. With the heavy, full-sized frame and thicker barrel walls of the .357 Blackhawk, recoil in even hotter loads like the premium Buffalo Bores is not hard to control. The best price for ruger blackhawk 45 colt for sale online. I owned a 4 5/8" barreled Blackhawk conversion back in the eighties. You can't shoot 45 Colt in the 45 Auto cylinder and vise versa. I don't think you can go wrong either way, I just like the Flat Tops. Traditional western-style, hand-filling grip has long been acknowledged as one of the most comfortable and natural pointing of any grip style. The caliber’s also a natural for reloading, with dozens of bullet weights and designs available as components that let you decide how far you want to push the envelope. They work well. Shooting low level .45 ACP rounds is like shooting 3.38 Special rounds in my .357, for both the relatively low cost and low power. Took the new Ruger out for it's first run today. All were fueled by Unique. Most of my shooting has been in .45 Colt, the .45 ACP just for novelty. Very nice shooting...for the .45 ACP cylinder to do that well at 25 yards...you have a winner. Thanks for the thought as I was about to load them up today. Practice is easier on your hands and wallets, accuracy with a proven load can be more than you’ll need for typical uses, and the round flies flat enough to cover a rattler at 5 feet or a deer at 50 yards. Is there anything better than getting two for one? I notice the AR case has a fairly thick rim. I have both cylinders for it. My test sample came with the checkered rubber grips of recent years, but changes from older versions included a more matte finish on the alloy grip frame, a steel ejector rod housing and a stainless steel hammer and trigger. I might need to get one of those for my daughter. Today I bought a c. 1971, 7 1/2" Old Model 45 Convertible at the local pawn shop for $275 - feeling pretty happy about that; however, it only came with the ACP cylinder. The flat-top is nice for sure. Well first off if it's a convertible you will have two cylinders, or should. I can also shoot .45 Super in the ACP chamber, IIRC. When you need ground-level handgun horsepower more than you need a 15-round magazine, the Blackhawk delivers. The Ruger Blackhawk also has a simpler mechanism with less to bend, break or bind than a double-action revolver, a stronger frame than most, and simpler ejection. I reload everything, and can load the Colt to acp/original Colt velocity, or up to heavy loads. Therefore, I own several Ruger 45 Colt / 45 ACP convertible sixguns, and I have even had a number of my Colt 45 sixguns custom-fitted with an extra 45 ACP cylinder. Shot cast 200gr SWC .452" from the ACP and Colt case, and shot some 230gr XTP from the ACP case. Some of the limited run Blackhawks came with them, or some that looked exactly like them. Ruger New Model Blackhawk Convertible 45 LC / 45 ACP - 4-5/8" Barrel - 6 Shot Rating Required Select Rating 1 star (worst) 2 stars 3 stars (average) 4 stars 5 stars (best) Name None of my local dealers can get one since they are williams exclusives. Therefore, I own several Ruger 45 Colt / 45 ACP convertible sixguns, and I have even had a number of my Colt 45 sixguns custom-fitted with an extra 45 ACP cylinder. America needs to understand that our troops are not 'disposable'. I have a circa 1972 Old Model Blackhawk 45 Colt/ACP, 4 5/8", that my dad bought in 1973. Helena and surrounding areas… face to face. in the 4.6" bbl., only 36 oz, and all steel. Off the bench, I only wish the revolver had a white-outlined rear sight and a more visible orange front blade insert. Nice gun. I bought the convertible BH because I can shoot ACP for cheap plinking and Ruger Only Colt ammo for deer/hogs. The 19th century Colt design could occasionally shear right on through its hammer notches if the hammer slipped on cocking, or break its trigger tip, either of which could create more excitement than a mule on locoweed. You’ll know where it’ll break, and if it becomes your preferred farm, ranch or hunting sidekick, it’ll become second nature and an old friend. Ruger New Model Blackhawk .45 Caliber Convertible. Versatile gun. Looks a good range trip to me. One for 45 Colt and one for 45 Auto. I'm hoping someone here might know the answer to this. Have not tried the acp cylinder yet Mild load that seems to do anything I want from the revolver. In certain situations, how hard you can hit trumps how many times you can hit. Bill Ruger’s 1955 brainchild is still truckin’ and still getting the job done today. Colt brass and ammo have been really hard for me to source without feeling like I just got violated. 9MM.223 / 5.56 45 ACP.22 Long Rifle.22 Win Mag 12 Gauge.308 Winchester 40 S&W.38 Special View All Calibers. The .45 ACP is a superior cartridge for light target loads (not so much space for small powder charges to "get lost" in). The .45 Colt cylinder excels when hunting big game. Was sitting in a folding chair, with wrists resting over a knee. The line remains very strong for the company in this modern era, and that’s because the basic design offers a solid combination of dependable quality and the ability to churn out some serious energy figures downrange where and when both are needed. Comes with 45 Colt and 45 ACP cylinder. One for 45 Colt and one for 45 Auto. It was fun shooting the Winchester .45 Colt Silvertips, but they were spendy even then - late 1980s and early 1990s. We tested them with two cowboy loads, by Black Hills and Ultramax; and with three .45 ACP loads, Cor-Bon’s hot 185-grain JHP, our handload with cast 200-grain SWCs, and with Hungarian MFS 230-grain ball. If you only have one cylinder, the one in the gun, then closer examination should reveal what it is. The patented Ruger single-action revolver mechanism incorporates a transfer bar. Americans like having the freedom to choose. For more than 70 years, Ruger has been a model of corporate and community responsibility. had to go to with Green Dot lately. We'll see how they shoot. It’s like two guns in one and some people will appreciate that. I found a set of custom oversized walnut grips that really helped with my huge hands. Hitting a designated target is Job One, regardless of whether that’s a static paper bullseye at 25 yards or a charging grizzly at 10 feet. The original Henry rifles that those “damn Yankees” loaded on Sunday and shot all week long probably started the trend toward a deterioration of the idea of making every shot count, but the single action reinforces the concept today. First introduced more than 60 years ago the Ruger Blackhawk is a six-shot single-action revolver with timeless and traditional western-styling. I'm not an expert on the Keith SWC, but I believe they typically have a longer nose profile, deeper crimp groove, and no bevel on the base. From the Bearcat to the Bisley, and all stops in between. We tested them with two cowboy loads, by Black Hills and Ultramax; and with three .45 ACP loads, Cor-Bon’s hot 185-grain JHP, our handload with cast 200-grain SWCs, and with Hungarian MFS 230-grain ball. The switch to stainless on those two parts was done a few years back to simplify parts production and inventory, using the same parts in Blackhawks of either color now. Ruger Blackhawk Convertible 45 Colt / 45 ACP Stainless Single-Action Revolver $649.99; Notify Me When Available; Brand: Ruger; Item Number: 0472; Ruger New Model Blackhawk 30 Carbine Single-Action Revolver with 7.5 Inch Barrel $669.00 $599.99; Notify Me When Available; The new grips are a pleasure to shoot, and looks classy to boot. I have both cylinders for it. Super nice Ruger Blackhawk 45 Convertible. Special orders. I have two Ruger .45Colt/.45 ACP revolvers, one 7 1/2", one 4 5/8" barrel. You know a gun is tough when it has its own category listed in the cartridge cookbooks known as “For Ruger Only” when looking up .45 Colt loads. The Jennings J-22 wouldn't penetrate a coffee can, with CCI Mini Mags. All were fueled by Unique. Versatile gun. Sometimes, and in some places, the tried-and-true single-action revolver, despite its lack of high-tech chic, can carry the day. have come to like Unique, 9.2- 9,4 grains under a homecast 255 gr Keith style bullet in the 45 Colt. RELATED STORY: One Tough Soldier – The Ruger American Pistol in 9mm. Looking around I saw Matt's Bullets offers a 270 gr full wadcutter. Since I prefer the easy-carrying, easy-holstering, easy-sitting and easy-pointing shorter barrels, I tested the 4.62-inch-barreled New Model Blackhawk in traditional blue, with Ruger’s standard windage- and elevation-adjustable rear sight and a tall front blade. It is blued, 4-5/8” barrel with both.45 Colt and ACP cylinders, light alloy XR3 grip frame and Micro rear sight. The classic Colt Peacemaker has been chambered in over 30 different calibers during its ongoing saga as the Grand Old Man Of Single-Action Six-Gunnery, and the horse-dropping .45 Colt has been the most popular from its official adoption by the U.S. Army in 1873. Looks like you got a winner to me. If you only have one cylinder, the one in the gun, then closer examination should reveal what it is. If you’re asking about lead bullets, then you might want to go back to page 1 of this thread and look at my report of 4/1/17, “Ruger New Model Blackhawk Convertible – 45 Long Colt”. The transfer bar – which is raised into firing position as the trigger is pulled to the rear – transmits the energy of the hammer blow to the firing pin. changed out the grip frame to a bisley and my groups were cut in half, recoil becomes much more manageable with the bisley frame when using full heavier loads as well. Well first off if it's a convertible you will have two cylinders, or should. 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I'll probably shoot more ACP through it than Colt. For information on how to subscribe, please email [email protected]thlonmediagroup.com or call 1-800-284-5668. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley .44 Mag.—Full Review Whether you’re talking grizzlies, gators or gangs, there’s a good chance you’ve got predators in your neck of the woods. Try the RCBS 270 SAA slug and you will not use anything else. Ruger Blackhawk Bisley Convertible Stainless Revolver, 45 Colt / 45 ACP, 3-3/4 inch Barrel, Black Laminate Grips – Ruger 0475. One can shoot 45 long colt rounds and the other can shoot 45ACP rounds—you simply switch cylinders. The single action also provides one single trigger pull. It is blued, 4-5/8” barrel with both .45 Colt and ACP cylinders, light alloy XR3 grip frame and Micro rear sight. Took the new Ruger out for it's first run today. Revolver is used but LN with the box - actually appear "un-shot". 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