Single Six Convertible????

Discussion in '.22-Rimfire Forum' started by jlloyd73, Feb 11, 2011.

  1. jlloyd73

    jlloyd73 Active Member

    Nov 28, 2010
    I just saw one of these in the local gun store used for $150. It is SS but has some ugly ivory looking grips on it. I could see a few very tiny nicks in the finish, but still looked brand new otherwise.

    *****I am not very familiar with this gun, but it seems like it would be good for the wife and kids to use to learn about handguns....and a great plinker*****

    Do ya'll think I should jump on this or what? Looks like they are running much more that on some of the auction sites. The grips would have to be changed.....but that is as simple as $40 or so.

    Let me know.
     
  2. wkd

    wkd New Member

    17
    Jan 22, 2011
    I assume that when you say single six it is a ruger? If so for that price push yourself away from the computer as fast as you can and go buy it!
     

  3. jlloyd73

    jlloyd73 Active Member

    Nov 28, 2010
    Ruger it is..............to tell you the truth I think I fell in love with it. I wanted to do a little research on it before I jumped head first. It looks like there is a large variety of upgrades/accessories as well. Do ya'll think it would be a good gun for the kids?
     
  4. Alpo

    Alpo Well-Known Member

    Feb 3, 2007
    NW Florida
    Grab it fast before someone else does.
     
  5. johnlives4christ

    johnlives4christ Former Guest

    Apr 28, 2008
    Kentucky
    hurry back and dont leave without it. excellent deal.
     
  6. raydcarter

    raydcarter New Member

    160
    May 8, 2009
    Nah - but it'd be a great gun for you ;)

    Seriously, yes - it would be a good gun for them. I find the single six is just simply a lot of fun to shoot. At some point, you might want to investigate a nice air pistol (see the Crosman Custom Shop, for example) - you can shoot that nearly anywhere, it's lots of fun and even less expensive to shoot (I find mine will do nicely on Daisy wadcutters - available locally for $3.95/500).
     
  7. pickenup

    pickenup Active Member

    Does it have both cylinders?
     
  8. jlloyd73

    jlloyd73 Active Member

    Nov 28, 2010
    I went back and looked at it......it was missing the 22 mag cylinder and the trigger needed work done to it (the shop owner didn't know how bad it was or what it was). I still like it, but for the price of parts I think it would be better to get one that is in better working order and the extra cylinder......I will keep looking.
     
  9. Zane71464

    Zane71464 Well-Known Member

    Aug 1, 2009
    Ohio NRA Member
    I'm thinking, and may be a bit off, but you can get a cylinder for about $60-$70 and if the trigger/parts isnt to messed up, good deal!
     
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