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Old model Ruger 3 screw pre conversion parts wanted in Wa or anywhere

Discussion in 'Maintenance & Gunsmithing' started by Redneck_Riot, Apr 7, 2013.

  1. Redneck_Riot

    Redneck_Riot Lake Stevens, WA Member

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    I am looking for the seven parts I need to restore my Old model Ruger Single Six 22 pistol to its original configuration. It's a gorgeous gun but the previous owner had it converted to the transfer bar safety. I'd appreciate any suggestions on where to look for these parts, I've called Ruger and they will not sell them to me due to liability reasons. Numrich is out of stock so if any of you can help me restore this pistol with the parts I need I'd be very grateful.

  2. netcarrier

    netcarrier Portland, Oregon Active Member

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    Hi Redneck_Riot,
    Did you tryed Jack First Phone 605-343-9544
    Hope this may help,
    Tony Portland, Oregon Area
  3. MountainBear

    MountainBear Sweet Home, OR Well-Known Member

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    I have to ask, why? Are you trying to make this a safe queen? There is a reason they went to the transfer bar safety. I'm just trying to understand why you are removing a safety, especially one this useful and aesthetically unobtrusive...
  4. Velzey

    Velzey Estacada, Oregon Gunsmith Gunsmith Bronze Vendor Bronze Supporter

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    If your postol has been converted, Ruger knows about it. They either mark them, or record the serieal number of the pistol the parts are going into. So there would be a liability issue if the pistol ever leaves your possesion.

    I understand why you want to do it tho. Nobody has has the parts in stock for years now. I have had good luck finding a few of the parts at the big G shows.
  5. Throckmorton

    Throckmorton Florence,Ore ah gone Well-Known Member

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    there are at least 2 Ruger forums on the 'net,and both have classifieds sections.OM parts can run upwards of 150.00+,since they have not been made for many years.