One of the very, very scarce Ruger Old Model 357 Blackhawk, protected sight, Type 1 Transition gun. This has the XR3-RED gripframe, steel ejector rod housing, and Micro marked rear sight. Gun is in 97+% condition with slight bluing wear on the left side of the muzzle and on the ERH, along with light handling marks. No box or papers. S/N is 43145.
According to Chad and the RENE, there are only ~300 of these known. Also noteworthy is that this one is consecutive the 43146, which is the only known factory second Type 1 transition...
Asking $875, shipped to your FFL.****SOLD PENDING FUNDS****
First "I'll take it" email to me at bigbore45colt @ ptd.net (remove the space before and after the @) gets it. Payment by USPS Money Order or cashier's check. Feel free to email with any questions.
I am also listing a 6.5" bbl Type 1 transition...take a look here in the Classifieds and buy the pair!!
Thanks for looking!