Gun Report

Ruger New Model Blackhawk .30 Carbine

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We feel the .30 Carbine, which has deceptive short-range power, is a pleasant match for the Blackhawk series.

Ruger New Model Blackhawk .30 Carbine

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Home Defense
Recreational
Competition
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Trigger Pull Single
Trigger Pull Double
Trigger Span Single
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As the barrel thins out toward the muzzle, there is enough room to start the cylinder rod with the full-diameter-side facing the barrel. This will lead to jamming against the outside of the barrel as the rod is pushed into the frame.

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