To view firearms in person or sell or trade your firearms, stop by one of our stores that features a Gun Library. Reliable single mechanical trigger allows for firing the second barrel without re-cocking and features rebounding hammers for easy opening. These choke tubes feature a 25% larger parallel section in the choke thus throwing more consistent patterns than conventional choke tubes. Ruger 12 Gauge Flush Mount Replacement Stainless Choke Tubes Item Const. The Ruger marketing department would have us believe the 412 guns are better, stronger, more balanced, never miss a bird, etc.
The new version was lighter and featured refined inner workings, a new center of gravity and reduced recoil. The finely polished, stainless steel receiver is corrosion-resistant and has no exposed pins or screws. Ruger Red Label Serial Number History Red Label Over-and-Under Shotgun Gauge: 12 Beginning Serial Number: Years of Production: 412-00000 2013 412-03221 2014 412-08566 2015 The above chart shows the approximate first serial number shipped for the indicated year. These improvements were designed to deliver improved comfort and enhanced shooting performance and make the gun lighter to carry in the field. No special wrench or tool required.
I'm going to use the serial number prefix - the new version has a prefix of 412 and the older guns had a prefix of 411 12 gauge. And if you want a 20 ga or 28 ga Red Label you have to buy the older version for now anyway. With rugged construction and striking American styling, this shotgun will be a reliable and attractive addition to your gun rack. Click the following link to go to the. It is not necessarily the very first serial number shipped, but it can be used to determine the approximate year your Ruger firearm was shipped. Cabela's accepts all major credit cards without additional charge. I bought a couple of more stainless than before models and had Briley make me a set of 410 tubes for my 28 gauge so I could shoot the four gages of skeet all with Red Labels boy I had a rumpload of money socked into that phase of my skeet game! What I see as the difference between before and after models of the Red Label is the first admitted change by Ruger is that the new guns had less metal in them.
Easy to install and remove with your fingers. Folks didn't appreciate him either. Ruger also offered an all-weather version of the Red Label with stainless steel barrels and a black, synthetic forearm and buttstock. Please don't overlook the fact that Ruger's production plan has changed. My weatherby orion for instance uses that tube size So yes buy yourself a couple of tubes in the constriction you want and go forth and shoot stuff. Cabela's Gun Library ® is the premier destination for the finest new and used firearms, including classic, antique and collectible firearms. Different brands of ammunition throw different patterns from the same choke tube.
Although we strive for accuracy, we're not responsible for editorial or typographical errors. Just want to be clear on that. Fits barrels with Ruger style threads. I have always bought my Rugers since they were built like tanks so I'm still a fan of the old model Vaquero's and the Old model of Red Label. They may even go so far as to swamp the barrels so that the thin barrel walls come out to a diameter that allows mating of their choke tubes with a thinner walled barrel. Shorter production runs are the norm, and all models, with very few exceptions, are intentionally limited-runs. That would be 6,000 plus shotguns and probably 4 or 5 million in gross sales at a time when their sales are slowing.
The remainder of our product line is covered by a 30 day warranty. The Red Label was available with either an English straight stock or a pistol grip stock. So far both Skeet and Sporting Clays have proven to be the right choice. According to Ruger the new 12 gauge Red Label had a redistributed center of gravity for even greater instinctual swing and pointing. Introduced in 1995 and produced until 2002, the Ruger Red Label Woodside used select for its forearm and buttstock, which extended into the action on two side panels. The Red Label was primarily intended as a sporting shotgun for waterfowling, upland game hunting as well as in skeet and. There are occasions when blocks of serial numbers have been manufactured out of sequence, sometimes years later.
We Guarantee It We want you, our customer, to be happy with your purchases. So yes, it is very likely that your early gun uses Win-Chokes, and any over-the-counter factory Win-Chokw tubes should work fine. Common sense would suggest there is either less material costs or a different production methodology lower labor cost or a combination of the two. If you are not satisfied with your selection, notify us and return the item undamaged for a full refund less shipping and insurance costs. Making fast-changeover - short production runs profitable is the 21st-century challenge. The new one did feel good in my hands.
Ruger Flush Mount Replacement Stainless Choke Tubes These chokes are manufactured from 17-4 heat treated stainless steel. Ruger has multiple thread systems that are not interchangeable. Listings are subject to prior sale. I don't think the used gun market has adjusted to the presence of the new 412 guns. It remained in production for over three decades. Reduced recoil in a lighter gun is a pretty interesting claim.
Why is it that the great unwashed masses take every idiotic rumor as fact, but never accept common sense? It should be fairly obvious to our readers by now that we are great fans of and his fine firearms, so lots of folks must figure we're the guys to ask about that from the pawn shop or dad's old. These choke tubes produce extra tight patterns with copperplated and buffered lead turkey shotshells. It weight 5 ounces less that my old 12 gauge with the same barrel length and balances better. Each choke has the constriction lasered on the end for easy reference. Older Ruger models take Winchester Invector style chokes. Fits Ruger Long Style Chokes manufactured after 1993 12 gauge Choke Systems. I had an older 20 ga Red Label from the transition period where they still had blued receivers but started to be factory issued with choke tubes.