The following conventionally produced barrel styles are available to fit Ruger SA's. 11 degree forcing cone and .002-.003" barrel/cylinder gap are standard. Factory style, rounded Colt style, inverted, and counterbored crown available. Most calibers are available in stainless steel. Only premium grade stock is used. Specify length and crown style wanted. Maximum length 8". Cylinder endshake may have to be tightened if excessive before rebarreling.
1. Standard factory contour or straight taper bull barrel. Factory sight remounted.$585
With custom pinned blade sight or HD stlye sight- add $150
With custom patridge style fixed blade front sight add $100
No front sight mounted subtract $25
2. 5 1/2" Express style with integral barrel band and caterpillar ramped front sight base. Blade is pinned in base. Available for Single Six and Blackhawks. $750 6 1/2" Express for full case ejection. Target length ejector assy. included $850
3. Straight octagon with integral front sight base and pinned blade front sight of your choice. $995. All octagon barrels will be machined with a shoulder to block movement of ejector housing when possible. Not available for Bearcat, Single Six, New Model flattops, or New Vaquero. Lengths available- 4 3/4", 5 1/2", & 7 1/2". Octagon barrels for Vaqueros come standard with a dovetail front sight.
Bluing of the barreled receiver is included in all rebarreling cost. If other parts need refinishing, these will be quoted seperately.
Basic Tune-up Package for all Ruger SA centerfire revolvers: Action job with 3-3 1/4# trigger pull, adjust timing as needed, Pinned blade front sight conversion on blue guns with .120"W patridge or ramp style blade for all guns, polish or recut forcing cone and barrel crown. Install HD base pin latch spring. $425
Deluxe tune-up package for all Ruger SA centerfire revolvers: Action job with 3-3 1/4# trigger pull, oversize #5 base pin with lock screw, polish or recut forcing cone and barrel crown, open cyl. throats for cast bullets, alignment check, correct timing as needed, and pinned blade conversion on front sight of blued guns with ramped or patridge style blade. Stainless guns will utilize factory front sight base with new custom blade installed. - $575 SS or blue
Your choice of any type front sight blade I can make add $25 To shorten barrel on tune-up package add $150 Set barrel/cyl. gap and endshake to minimum on tune-up package add $175
Matte beadblast stainless gun $100
Add colorcased frame, loading gate, & hammer for blued guns to any tuneup package or conversions for $425.
All guns sent in for tune-up packages will be checked out thoroughly and you will be notified if any other issues require attention.
6 Shot Accurized Conversions for OM and NM Blackhawk and Vaquero Rugers: All are fitted with new, custom barrel with straight or factory taper. Cylinder is linebored and rechambered. Endshake and barrel/cylinder gap are set to minimum. Cylinder bolt is blocked to prevent lateral movement. Timing corrected and cyl. bearing surfaces inside frame faced as needed. Oversize #5 base pin with lock screw and action job standard. Custom front sight with pinned blade standard. Specify patridge or ramped blade. Vaqueros are fitted with a dovetailed, windage adjustable front sight. Cyl. will lockup tight and in line with barrel for maximum accuracy. Ratchet bushing installed in cyl. Caliber designation removed and gun remarked. Specify barrel length to 8" and profile wanted. $1895 Barrel lengths under 4 5/8" $50 extra.
New Model Blackhawks and Vaqueros: .44 Special .44-40 (.430 bullets) .38-40 10mm 40 S&W .41 Magnum .45 ACP .45 Colt .44 Magnum
New Vaqueros in .357, Flat Tops, and 3 Screws with .357 size frames: .44 Special 10mm 40 S&W .41 Special .41 Magnum .45 Colt (light loads only) .45 ACP .38-40 .44-40 (.430 bullets)
Steel ejector hsg. $65
6 shot caliber conversion upgrade- add 5.5" Express style barrel with integral barrel band front sight- $300 6.5" add $400
6 shot caliber conversion upgrade- add octagon barrel with pinned blade front sight- $500
Cresent head ejector rod in standard length, round barrels only, blue or stainless- $15
Custom grips- POR
Gripframe installation- Inquire
Sight blades other than standard serrated- see Misc. Services page for options
Linebore & rechamber customer supplied auxiliary cyl. with 6 shot conversion- from $350.
Basic 6 shot caliber conversion- This conversion is the basic 6 shot conversion with only the bare essentials done. Conversion utilizes a new custom barrel in your choice of length to 8". Forcing cone cut to 11 degrees and barrel fitted to minimum barrel/cyl. gap. Cylinder is linebored and rechambered. Custom made .110" wide partridge style fixed blade sight of proper height standard on blue guns. Stainless guns will have the factory sight remounted and a patridge style blade fitted. Old caliber designation will be removed and gun properly remarked. I will customize this package to suit your needs and adjust price accordingly. Select caliber from above according to frame size of base gun. Contact me if you need help with this. Base gun must be at least 1 caliber smaller than conversion caliber.
Blue gun- $975
Stainless gun- $975
Blue gun with colorcased frame, loading gate, & hammer- $1400
Finish options for conversions:
Standard factory equivalent polish- included
High polish blue- add $75
Factory equivalent brushed stainless polish- included
Matte beadblast finish on stainless gun- add $75
Refinish alloy gripframe- $60
Install bushing in ratchet end of cylinder $65
Please specify your choices when ordering
See Misc. Services page for other options.
.44 Special conversion. Shown with optional steel ejector hsg., blackpowder chamfered cyl., Bowen rear sight, and pinned blade front sight with gold bars.
All conversions requiring custom cylinders have been discontinued from regular offerings. I will only consider orders for 5 & 6 shot revolvers that require custom cylinders on an individual basis. Contact me for more info.