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Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by frizzz, Nov 29, 2008.

  1. frizzz

    frizzz Clackamas Member

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    Look what I found for $200 bucks a Ruger Super Blackhawk .44 Magnum factory ported with 150 rounds of hand loads and 100 empty cases. I do not know what powder is in the hand loads but it is a 240gr SWC with 24.5gr of powder according to my reload manuals it’s loaded at max pressure if the powder is H110 or Win 296. I think I’ll soften the load by 10 percent just to be on the safe side.
     
  2. dragonsden73

    dragonsden73 Salem, Oregun Active Member

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    How you manage that? Buy of the century!
     
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  3. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    Man, where did you find that deal?
     
  4. frizzz

    frizzz Clackamas Member

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    I friends coworker was selling some of his dads guns. My buddy picked up a Ruger No. 1 22-250 for $300 and an AMT 22 magnum pistol for $125.
     
  5. BIG_GUNNUT

    BIG_GUNNUT North Central Oregon Active Member

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    Sweet deal and a nice gun too.:thumbup:
     
  6. Doc In UPlace

    Doc In UPlace Tacoma-ish Well-Known Member

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    I spent that on ammo alone this week. Good job hopping on that even if you never shoot it.
     
  7. Sun195

    Sun195 Pugetropolis, WA Well-Known Member

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    Very sweet deal.
     
  8. m'kay13

    m'kay13 Boardman, OR Member

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    I hate you. I was just thinking today how nice it would be to have a Ruger Super Blackhawk. I will probably buy myself one as a graduation gift when I finish grad school. I am currently trying to buy as many semi-auto handguns as financially possible right now. You know, in case the laws change . . .
     
  9. ZeroRing

    ZeroRing 26th District, WA Active Member

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    I agree totally with this. Unless you know EXACTLY what powder and what charge is loaded I would NOT risk shooting those handloads. It's not too big of a deal to remove the bullets, dump the powder, and then reload with a known, safe charge of a powder specific to the caliber.

    Perhaps that's why there are 100 empties?? Maybe they were too hot for the shooter and it scared them off of the gun altogether??
     
  10. Unka-Boo

    Unka-Boo Milwaukie Active Member

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    :jawdrop:


    Nice.
     
  11. PhysicsGuy

    PhysicsGuy Corvallis, OR Resident Science Nut

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    Well if he has anything else that he needs to sell, let us know :)
     
  12. madcratebuilder

    madcratebuilder Ardenwald, OR Well-Known Member

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    Did his Dad know he was selling them?
     
  13. Jaybo

    Jaybo Olympia Washington Member

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    If I sold MY dads guns at those prices.. alive or not.. he'd KICK MY BUTT!:D
     
  14. frizzz

    frizzz Clackamas Member

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    No his dad died about two years ago.
     
  15. fingolfen

    fingolfen Oregon Member

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    Dang - that's a sweetie!!!