Gotcha maybe I am crazy and just have seen the convertibles listed under 45acp.... I have a 45 convertible and a 45 colt only....wanted to add a 45 acp to round out the collection.
Thanks for clearing that up
July 31, 2011, 05:27 PM
There's a 9mm only Blackhawk down at my local FFL. It's a 9mm only because the owner lost the .357 cylinder.
You could have Clements Custom build you a .45acp only on a Blackhawk frame with a shortened cylinder, that would be unique and not that expensive.
Old Tool Guy
October 17, 2011, 12:31 AM
"There's a 9mm only Blackhawk down at my local FFL. It's a 9mm only because the owner lost the .357 cylinder."
I would be interested in purchasing that 9mm Blackhawk if it is a 4 5/8" or upto 6.5" barreled unit.
October 17, 2011, 12:11 PM
The numbers Ruger Blackhawk BN44XL Revolver 10446 on the Hinderland Outfitters website are the numbers Ruger shows on their website for the .45 Colt convertible. I think someone just made a minor mistake on Hinderland’s site.
October 17, 2011, 12:52 PM
I would be interested in purchasing that 9mm Blackhawk if it is a 4 5/8" or upto 6" barreled unit.
Well I decided to pass on it. It's a 4-5/8" gun. The front sight has an aftermarket ramp with a 3/8" dovetail which will take rifle front sights, kinda' cool I guess. The rear sight blade has been carved into a shallow V notch, kind of a poor mans express sight. The 9mm cylinder has a partial serial number on it that doesn't match the gun's number, so apparently it was never fitted to the gun, but seems fine.
At $350, I decided to pass, but if you really want it, PM me. I know they sell on Gunbroker, so they could ship it to your FFL.
I think I'm going to get back into the Contender Game instead. I miss my short barreled .357 single shot.
Old Tool Guy
October 17, 2011, 01:38 PM
I'll pass as well. Thank you for the info.
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