Ruger Redhawk Model .44 Magnum 4.25” Revolver DA/SA MFD 2021

SOLD FOR: $865.01

WOA#:  WY240213RD003

Make: Ruger

Model: Redhawk

Serial Number: 504-12855

Year of Manufacture: 2021

Caliber: .44 Magnum

Action Type:  DA/SA, 6 Shot Swing-Out Fluted Cylinder

Markings:  The right side of the frame is marked “RUGER Redhawk” with a Ruger Phoenix Logo.  The right side of the barrel lug is marked “44 MAGNUM”.  The bottom of the grip frame is marked “504-12855”.  There are some inspection marks inside the grip frame.  The bottom of the barrel lug is marked “READ INSTRUCTION MANUAL / BEFORE USING FIREARM / NEWPORT, NH USA”.

Barrel Length: 4.25”

Sights / Optics: The front sight is a serrated blade with orange insert dovetailed to the barrel. The rear sight is a fully adjustable notch sight screwed to the top strap with a white outline of the notch.

Stock Configuration & Condition: The grip is two-piece smooth walnut with speed loader cutout.  There is only some faint handling wear. There are no chips or cracks.  The grips are in Excellent condition.  This pistol comes with its original set of wood grips with stainless Ruger medallions.  The Ruger grips are in Excellent condition.

Type of Finish: Stainless Steel

Finish Originality: Original

Bore Condition:  The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is some fouling.  There is no visible erosion in the bore.  In this writer’s opinion the bore rates 9/10.

Overall Condition:  This handgun retains about 99% of its metal finish. The turn line is crisp. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are clear.  There is no corrosion.  The action shows little operation wear.  Overall, this handgun rates in about Excellent condition.

Mechanics:  The action functions as intended. We did not fire this handgun. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.

Box, Paperwork & Accessories:  This revolver comes with a non matching Ruger hard case, owner’s manual, and its original set of grips.

Our Assessment:   The Ruger Redhawk .44 Magnum is a robust and powerful double-action revolver, renowned for its strength, reliability, and versatility. Introduced by Sturm, Ruger & Co. in the late 1970s, the Redhawk was designed to handle the considerable power of the .44 Magnum cartridge, making it a popular choice for hunters, outdoorsmen, and revolver enthusiasts.

One of the key features of the Ruger Redhawk is its solid frame design, which contributes significantly to the revolver’s durability and ability to withstand repeated firing of high-pressure .44 Magnum rounds. The frame, cylinder, and barrel of the Redhawk are constructed from high-grade steel, ensuring longevity and resilience. The revolver’s robust construction is complemented by a smooth double-action trigger pull and a precise single-action mechanism, making it both versatile and enjoyable to shoot.

The Redhawk also stands out for its design and ergonomics. It typically features a comfortable grip, which helps manage the recoil of the .44 Magnum cartridge, and adjustable rear sights for improved accuracy. The revolver’s design is both practical and aesthetically pleasing, with a balance and heft that appeals to those who appreciate the unique feel and power of a large-frame revolver. Overall, the Ruger Redhawk .44 Magnum represents a blend of rugged construction, reliable performance, and thoughtful design, making it a valued firearm among those who demand a high-caliber revolver for hunting, target shooting, or personal defense.  Please see our photos and good luck on your bid! – L.S.

Ruger Redhawk Model .44 Magnum 4.25” Revolver DA/SA MFD 2021
Ruger Redhawk Model .44 Magnum 4.25” Revolver DA/SA MFD 2021