Ruger is excited to offer you an opportunity to bid on and acquire rare, unusual, discontinued, or one-of-a-kind Ruger® firearms and accessories. All items are available to qualified buyers as part of a "no reserve" auction, subject to applicable laws.
This week's auction item is a Ruger® Magnum rifle in .458 Lott. The M77® Mark II Magnum Rifles were first introduced in 1990 and were discontinued in 2010. The serial number on this rifle is 750-03430, and the roll mark date is February 26, 2008. This rifle features a 23-inch blued barrel with matted quarter rib and is factory machined to accommodate Ruger scope rings. It has a blade front sight and v-notch rear express sights: one stationary and two folding that are drift adjustable for windage. Other features include an ebony forend tip and black rubber recoil pad with embossed Ruger® eagle logo. The steel pistol grip cap also features the Ruger® eagle logo. The M77® Magnum rifle has a steel hinged floorplate and trigger guard with a staggered box magazine that holds three cartridges. The stock is Circassian walnut is cut-checkered on the pistol grip and forend.
You are bidding on a 25th Anniversary .44 Carbine rifle. The serial number is 103-10949 and the rollmark date is August 27, 1982. In 1985 Ruger announced that, after 25 years of continuous production, it would stop manufacturing the famous Model 44 autoloading carbine. Ruger offered a Special Edition of 1,800, 25th Anniversary .44 Carbine rifles to celebrate the close of an era. The anniversary rifle was listed in the 1985 catalog and the suggested retail price was $495.00. The 25th Anniversary Model 44 Carbine shows the compact design and classic lines which contributed to the great success of this model. These Limited Edition rifles are specially rollmarked "1961 - 1985 ~ 25th ANNIVERSARY" on the barrel, and they have a specially designed nickel silver medallion set into the walnut stock. Features of this rifle include an American walnut stock with a barrel band at the front of the forend. a folding-leaf rear sight with a reversible U/square notch plate adjustable for elevation and a gold bead front sight. The 25th Anniversary .44 Carbine will be shipped in a special Anniversary box along with an original manual, purchaser record card, and a "Firearms Safety Depends on You" booklet.