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by JAYDAWG
Mon Jul 06, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Ruger Questions
Topic: XR 3 Grip Frame
Replies: 24
Views: 2288

Re: XR 3 Grip Frame

Thanks for the reply Bob.
The pictured brass frame came from Ronnie Wells.

Cheers,
JAY
by JAYDAWG
Fri Jun 12, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Handguns
Topic: HAWKEYE
Replies: 6
Views: 1753

Re: HAWKEYE

DANG!!!
I hope it looked like that!
Cool picture.

JAY
by JAYDAWG
Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Single Actions, 1953-1973
Topic: Factory electric pencil "scratching"???
Replies: 5
Views: 169

Re: Factory electric pencil "scratching"???

Ok......so just found the last 3 of the serial on the cylinder...SO, back to RENE and am a bit confused, ya I know, what's new :oops: :o RENE says "RSS5W's made from March 1963 to the end of model production in 1973 (s/n range 358xxx to 21-56105) do not have the last three digits of the serial numbe...
by JAYDAWG
Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Single Actions, 1953-1973
Topic: Factory electric pencil "scratching"???
Replies: 5
Views: 169

Factory electric pencil "scratching"???

We all know that the convertibles had the last 3 of their serial number stamped or scratched with with an electric pencil (RENE verbiage) on the face of the cylinder. Today I am cleaning up a single six type 4 flat gate and found the last 3 of the serial scratched on the underside of the ejector rod...
by JAYDAWG
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Wanted To Buy
Topic: U suffix 10-22
Replies: 19
Views: 3145

Re: U suffix 10-22

I WILL NOT GIVE UP!!! :lol:
Somebody, anybody......HELP ME :oops: :oops:

JAY
by JAYDAWG
Fri Jun 05, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Single Actions, 1953-1973
Topic: Type 2 flatgate with stags
Replies: 9
Views: 394

Re: Type 2 flatgate with stags

See this thread.
Bennett posted a picture of a Ruger and Premier gates.

viewtopic.php?f=23&t=2408

JAY
by JAYDAWG
Sun May 31, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Ruger Questions
Topic: XR 3 Grip Frame
Replies: 24
Views: 2288

Re: XR 3 Grip Frame

Lee, Thanks for the response. My first step in to brass frames. Kinda nervous about applying my limited skills on a nice piece of machining like this. Luckily fishing season is here in the Pacific Northwest and I can put it off until late fall when I'm done on the water :) ;) :) I will post when I v...
by JAYDAWG
Sun May 31, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: ROCS Questions
Topic: Membership Dues
Replies: 7
Views: 1191

Re: Membership Dues

Bill,
Wanted to let you know my new card arrived a few days ago.
THANK YOU.
Cheers,
JAY
by JAYDAWG
Sun May 31, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Rugers in General
Topic: Let the ribbing begin
Replies: 10
Views: 639

Re: Let the ribbing begin

Ron, Ron, Ron........what are we gonna do with you?!?!? :roll: I KNOW :idea: Now you need a flatgate single six, a Tri-Color lightweight, an alpha cat, a Super Bearcat, some Liberty Blackhawks, and, and, and...... :lol: You get my drift. I'm with Bennet, the SA stuff is my favorite. But, like OM sai...
by JAYDAWG
Sat May 30, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Auto Pistols
Topic: Special P-85s
Replies: 5
Views: 464

Re: Special P-85s

Also just noticed the invoice numbers.
Tom's was 26795 and WBR was NEXT with 26796, but got the first "pick"......
Cool history here. Again.

Cheers,
JAY