Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

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d findley
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Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

Post by d findley » Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:33 pm

Who knows how many different calibers the Ruger Blackhawk has been chambered in from 1955 to today? Nothing but Blackhawks!

67stingray
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Re: Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

Post by 67stingray » Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:06 pm

16 ?
.357 Mag, 9mm, .44 Mag, .44 Special, .45 Colt, .41 Mag., .45acp, .30 cal., .256 Win., .454 Cassull, .357 Max., .32-20 Win., .32 H&R Mag., .44-40 Win., .38-40, 10mm
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d findley
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Re: Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

Post by d findley » Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:30 pm

Was the 256 a Blackhawk? .45 ACP and do we count .44 Russian?

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Re: Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

Post by RocDoc » Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:41 pm

Do not want to distract, but I have been asking the same question about the full size Vaqueros, what chamberings? 44 mag 44-40....what else?
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Re: Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

Post by 67stingray » Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:59 pm

Your right Don, I think they made a prototype of the .256 Win. before clambering the Hawkeye in it, and the .44 Russian - was it offered during the flattop generation? Talk about an obscure round.
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Re: Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

Post by d findley » Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:32 am

Bennett. Your right. I've seen that prototype. It is in John D"s collection.

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Re: Ruger Blackhawk Trivia

Post by 67stingray » Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:18 am

Forgot one, the .327 Federal.
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