Ruger red hawk 454 stubby - Page 2
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Handguns > Revolver Handguns >

Ruger red hawk 454 stubby


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-14-2012, 01:14 AM   #11
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Indiana
Posts: 14
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by fupuk
At my lgs the super redhawk alaskan is $775 and they have .44 and .454 in stock everyday.
What state? Indiana here. Apparently they are in demand. They run 900+ here. I can't find them anywhere.
S4LK1N is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2012, 01:51 AM   #12
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Subcomp9's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 82
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts

Default

I think i saw one on budsgunshop.com
Subcomp9 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2012, 02:32 AM   #13
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
fupuk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Grand Rapids,Michigan
Posts: 1,672
Liked 286 Times on 206 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

Michigan. I live in Grand Rapids.
fupuk is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-15-2012, 03:45 AM   #14
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
locutus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 11,719
Liked 8205 Times on 4480 Posts
Likes Given: 7976

Default

I simply can't imagine shooting a a snubnose big magnum.

My Redhawk .44 IS 7 1/2. My Super Redhawk .454 is 10 inches.

I like for my gunpowder's energy to push the bullet, not to make a lot of wasted flash and bang.
__________________
I didn't fight to defend your freedom so you could vote to take away mine.
locutus is offline  
rjd3282 Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-15-2012, 05:42 AM   #15
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
johnbrowning's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 448
Liked 148 Times on 120 Posts
Likes Given: 3

Default

Anyway to magnaport a 2 1/2" barrel?
johnbrowning is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2012, 04:21 PM   #16
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
cnorman18's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Fort Worth,Texas
Posts: 457
Liked 24 Times on 19 Posts
Likes Given: 4

Default

Never quite got the point of big-bore snubbies. A 454 Redhawk snubby must be about as concealable as a football, and if you're not going to conceal it, why the short barrel? I don't get it.
__________________
"Valor needs first strength, then a weapon."
-- J. R. R. Tolkien (1892-1973)

"Free men have arms; slaves do not."
-- William Blackstone (1723-1780)
cnorman18 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2012, 05:54 PM   #17
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
orangello's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 19,154
Liked 5738 Times on 3362 Posts
Likes Given: 4877

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by cnorman18 View Post
Never quite got the point of big-bore snubbies. A 454 Redhawk snubby must be about as concealable as a football, and if you're not going to conceal it, why the short barrel? I don't get it.
I thought it was designed as a quick-draw, last-ditch, the-bear-is-already-eating-your-horse kinda thing?

Remember, the flash & bang isn't a waste if it scares the bear off your leg.

We all know Wiki always gets it right. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruger_Alaskan
__________________
Dead Bears, the only good kind.

Last edited by orangello; 08-16-2012 at 05:56 PM.
orangello is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
SOG tactical hawk on sale! mountainman13 Other Weapons 0 06-12-2012 04:01 PM
Ruger Black Hawk Owners northhike Revolver Handguns 28 04-21-2012 02:51 AM
Handmade Stubby Bulldog Skinner with Elk Antler Handle and Great Sheath rp50817 Sponsor Display 1 07-13-2011 04:08 PM
Hawk Sharps shooter Blackpowder & Musket 5 11-19-2009 10:53 AM
Ruger Red Hawk/ Pachmayer Grips wally Revolver Handguns 10 08-03-2009 12:09 PM



Newest Threads