Dating ruger pistols
Locate the serial number on the left side of the pistol's frame.The standard location for the serial number is above the trigger guard.Howdy Last week I picked up a nice three screw Single Six, the version with adjustable sights. t=73513Thanks I thought Super meant it came with two cylinders. I apologize if I stole this thread, I just wanted to make sure my understanding of non cataloged was what you both kindly explained to me. Super Single-Six Revolver (Manufactured from 1964 to 1972) Caliber: .22 LR Beginning Serial Number: Years of Production: 500001 1964 502608 1965 517860 1966 528826 1967 547679 1968 566735 1969 60-13852 1970 60-52410 1971 60-81278 1972 History.html# BB/viewtopic.php? You will find a lot of guns with only the .22 cylinder but most of them are missing the Mag. All I really want to say at this time it is a 100% NIB factory made with either 5 or 6 known.Thanks The Super Single-Six Old Models had the following model numbers: SC4 SC5 SC6 The "S" ment Super. Some of those Old Model Single-Sixes with the 20 and 21 prefix with the 5 1/2 in.
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According to the information on the Ruger website, SN 187367 was the first SN produced in 1962. Thanks I think "adjustable sights" = Super Single Six. Single-Six with only a .22 cylinder, needs to call Ruger to get a letter. At that time, one way or the other I'll give details.
Does anybody have some slightly more detailed information about when my 'new' Single Six was made? Depending on his answers, I'm either buying it or passing.
Some serial numbers are located underneath the frame in front of the trigger guard.
Others are on the rear of the frame, above the gun's grip.
It means a Double Action Ruger Revolver in such a configuration that it does NOT match anything shown in the catalogs.