While I loved the original, smoother trigger pull, I did send it back to the factory for the safety conversion to add the transfer bar. However, I still have the original parts the factory returned to me, so I assume it could be converted back. I find that, even with the conversion, this is one of the most accurate guns I have ever fired. Given time, I can shoot tight groups with it at 25 or even 50 feet. I usually practice with.
What’s So Special About the 3-Screw Ruger Blackhawk?
You may also notice that some people have a certain esteem for the 3-screw Ruger Blackhawk over other Blackhawks and will go to great lengths to acquire one. In Ruger introduced the Blackhawk chambered for the. The Blackhawk replicated the size of the old Colt Single Action in both frame size and grip size.
History[ edit ] In the early s, Westerns were popular in movies and television. Colt had discontinued the iconic Single Action Army prior to World War II , and few single-action revolvers were available to meet market demand for cowboy-style revolvers. The Single-Six proved to be a popular seller, leading Ruger to develop and market a centerfire revolver similar to the Single Action Army: According to popular legend, Ruger was able to field a. From through , Ruger made the "Three Screw" Blackhawk in various calibers, so called by the number of screws visible on the side of the revolver.