Ruger Auctions Old Army Revolver In Support Of SASP
SASP Founding Partner Sponsor, Ruger has resumed scheduled firearm auctions with all proceeds to benefit SASP. These auctions feature rare firearms from the Ruger vault and will help support youth shooting sports.
Up for auction is a blued steel Old Army® .45 cap and ball revolver with serial number 148-12525. This revolver was rollmarked on May 14, 2009. The revolver was never sold and has not been fired beyond normal test firing during manufacture. This model Old Army® (BP-5F) first appeared in the 2003 Ruger® Firearms Catalog and last appeared in the 2007 Ruger® Firearms catalog. Features of this revolver include a 5-1/2” barrel with fixed sights; 6-round cylinder; and American walnut grip panels with silver and black Ruger “SR” eagle logo medallions. The Old Army® will be shipped in the gray plastic handgun case it had been stored in along with a nipple wrench, appropriate instruction manual, and locking device. The revolver is being sold “as is.” The purchaser assumes all liability for its safe and proper ownership, storage, use, and resale. The revolver is a part of the Ruger factory collection in Southport, Connecticut. A Certificate of Authenticity will be mailed to the winner of the auction. Please Note that the winner of this auction will be responsible for paying the Federal Excise Tax of $28.07. ALSO NOTE: It is Ruger’s policy to ship ALL its firearms, including the blackpowder revolvers, through a FFL.