1957 Pistol

Includes .22 Standard, Mark I, Mark II, Mark III and all Centerfire Semi-Auto Pistols.
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d findley
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1957 Pistol

Post by d findley » Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:45 am

Ruger's cost to build a Standard Auto pistol in 1957 ($9.80). Price does not include labor.
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Re: 1957 Pistol

Post by gunman42782 » Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:41 pm

WOW! :o
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Re: 1957 Pistol

Post by flattop44 » Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:04 pm

That's interesting, down to the penny.
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Re: 1957 Pistol

Post by d findley » Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:59 pm

These are Bill Ruger's figures as he was negotiating with Armamex to send parts to Mexico.

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Re: 1957 Pistol

Post by 67stingray » Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:08 pm

That's a really neat piece of history, thanks for sharing.
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Re: 1957 Pistol

Post by chet15 » Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:05 pm

Neat stuff Donnie!
Wonder what their cost was for the barrel/receiver assembly. All done inhouse, so cost of the tube steel and bar stock, plus labor.
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