Anyone know of any reason this would be a … — lung shots: deer run a relatively short distance. No doubt this simplified the manufacturing process, but for those wanting a .357 Magnum or similar revolver in the smaller sized frame like the Original Colt SAA were disappointed, whereas the Old Model Blackhawk in .357 Magnum would fit a holster designed for the Colt SAA the New Model Blackhawk would not. The .454 is limited with lighter bullets, and heavy is always the better way to go. Man, it’s good to hear from you. My reloads do all I need in Bisley or Winchester Trapper. The cylinder gap measured at a slightly wiggly .001”, but the .002” gauge wouldn’t fit even if I was pushing the cylinder to the rear. Ridge, if you order from Randll it’s about a five year wait. Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of rugged, reliable firearms for the commercial sporting market. Unlike the more common up-swept models, the Bisley hammer dips down before rising up to a flattened, heavily grooved spur. Nothing out of the ordinary there. You don’t get more penetration than a pass through. Came home and shipped Hamilton Bowen a .45 Colt Bisley. Required fields are marked *. You probably won’t ever wear out one of these as long as you keep it properly lubricated. Good friend. The major bore diameter was right on the money, at .475” and the minor bore diameter was .465”. Hurts my arthritis. The front sight is a ramp with the rear sight adjustable for elevation and windage. Assuming that this can happen in six seconds, that deer’s heart will have drained its brain and muscles of pretty much all blood and oxygen and the deer will immediately shut down. The .480 Ruger is no slouch in punch, but ultra magnums like the .460 and .500 Smith & Wesson magnums certainly produce more power, and in the guns they are typically chambered in, equal or less recoil. 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It’s a decent arrangement and gives the shooter a solid shot at putting huge chunks of lead on target. Here is the biological basis that I believe could explain this: I have a Blackhawk in 475 Linebaugh. Subscribe now and be notified when new posts are published. Accuracy * * * I'm a big time Ruger revolver nut, and equally, a big bore revolver nut. Take a close look at many custom revolvers and you’ll see the more common hammer has been replaced with the Bisley. Thus, I have been forced lately to order my .44 Magnum factory ammunition from online distributors and have it shipped to my home. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley .480 Ruger markings (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). I had a .475Linebaugh Super Blackhawk built ~10yrs ago, and have since sold and replaced it with a custom Super Redhawk in .475Line. Young Frankenstein reference. Both are powerful enough to put down any animal on earth. I didn’t realize it had gotten that bad, but by the end of the session, the memorial bracelet I wear wouldn’t fit around my swollen wrist. The Super Blackhawk addresses the issue with a larger, more massive pin that includes a simple screw. They don’t last long. The .454. I am also wondering if I should try shooting 305 grain loads and see if it groups those a lot better than the 240 grain loads. (I can only wonder what that might cost.). I usually check with them before seeing what other distributors are offering. This season I hit a bit high on a big doe that was slightly quartering and she managed to go about 80 yards. The purpose for this purchase was I wanted a magnum single action revolver which is more powerful than the .44 Remington magnum and less powerful than the S&W .460 and .500 Magnums. This article will be out later in 2018. (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). You may have to register … Transfer bar mechanism and loading gate interlock provide an unparalleled measure of security against accidental discharge. Heavy bullets (with huge sectional densities) for the win! There’s just no replacement for displacement. And the second big doe that I shot this season went about 35 yards. For delivery to you mail box: They’re fun to strap on and hunt with, but not much fun on the range, at least at their top loads. Quick view Compare. Ruger ~ New Model Super Blackhawk Bisley ~ .480 Ruger Description: This New Model Super Blackhawk .480 Ruger is in excellent condition. Although the .480 Ruger was originally made for the Super Redhawk, it really seems perfect for the Super Blackhawk Bisley. With respect to how far deer run after rock-solid fatal gunshot wounds, I am wondering if I stumbled onto a pattern based on the personal experiences of several friends and family members who have shot and recovered a combined total of over 100 white-tailed deer. That day. $859.00 $829.99. No primers raised, and the fired cases always pushed right out without any sticking. We hope you enjoy reading our articles and viewing our photos. Rear Sight: Adjustable That’s the thing, I Keep a photo album of Hearts from animals that were shot in the heart, some of which destroyed almost half of the heart, who then ran a hundred yards or more. That’s a shame, as many will dream of a case hardened frame with a blued barrel and cylinder. | Sitemap. The price was $38 for a box of 20 Hornady 325 grain hollow points. You talking single action or single shot? Either of those revolvers cost me more than 4x what the new FACTORY 5 shot Ruger Super Blackhawks are costing. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley .480 Ruger hunting round group (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). Go buy, rent, or borrow a pin gauge set. 8.2 oz. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley 480 Ruger 4 5/8" Barrel; SS, Wood Grips. The Ruger Blackhawk also has a simpler mechanism with less to bend, break or bind than a double-action revolver, a stronger frame than most, and simpler ejection. Oh, but one more thing… By the way I am happy to hear that your deer dropped so quickly. I go through Chris Stanaback. Ruger did not just fit a five-shot cylinder with a bigger hole, they also beefed up the Bisley a bit to handle the extra recoil generated by the 480 Ruger cartridge, as well as the 454 Casull version of this new revolver. For those of you who aren’t bullet nerds, let me put that into perspective. Improved accuracy drastically and added 75 fps on velocity with the same load. Anyone have authoritative information on how long a deer should usually function after instantaneous heart (circulatory) failure? Ready to attract more customers to your business? That 410 grain hunting load is a different story altogether. He probably gets more than anyone. To provide a little more perspective, this last season there were 15,000 antlerless licenses available for my county alone (although people only purchased something like 7,000 of them). No more blood goes to that deer’s brain or muscles. Overall * * * (and * * * * *) In what I have found elsewhere it appears that you can’t chamber other (.45 colt/schofield, etc) in a .480 revolver, so what is the verdict? Since the heart is in tact and there was trauma, the deer’s heart immediately jumps to maximum heart rate and promptly dumps nearly all of the deer’s blood into its body cavity (through the holes in its lungs), thus draining the deer’s brain and muscles of blood and oxygen. An upgrade, like Bowen’s Rough Country rear sight, would go a long way to making the rear sight easier to see, as well as a bit more durable. My oldest child put a perfect broadside double-lung pass-through shot on a big 4.5 year-old doe at 72 yards. wide flat nose on top of 21 grains of H110. Material: Stainless Steel Up on Hamilton Bowen’s page, Bowen Classic Arms, in his “Workshop” section, there’s a one-off .32-20 Ruger Single Six. Barrel Length 6.5″ (4.62″ also available) An accurate gun is much more interesting. For that reason, even though I love the look and feel of it, I was seriously thinking of selling it. The result of the Ruger cartridge in the Ruger revolver is a portable powerhouse that’s easy to carry, capable of hunting just about everything but a few of the African dangerous game animals, and yet still reasonable enough in recoil to allow for plenty of practice sessions on the range. ruger super blackhawk model talo edition 00819 - catalog no: s-47n-turn. The 6½” stainless steel barrel is enough to get heavy bullets up to speed as well as provide a long sight radius for precision shots. I once had a Freedom Arms field grade in .454 Casull. These grips are simple, two-piece hardwood scales, set slightly below the steel of the grip frame. Come on by this weekend, We’ll get started about sun up. i could shape that to match the shovel handle profile. Just too big. I put a pretty long string of punishing loads through the revolver, and never had the pin move a bit. Screw lock basepin and considerably harder steel than you have in other Blackhawks, and I believe the action may be blocked from the factory. Sometimes they are DRT. I have 18 left of a 20 count box of “high veloicity” (but by the book) 475L loads collecting dust. He has served in Kosovo as a United Nations Police Officer and Iraq as an International Police Adviser. They’re also right on the edge of what is tolerable to shoot for short strings. 7 1/2 ” barrel.i remember the 5 1/2″ Ruger Bisley in .44 Mag. It will not be able to fire any other cartridge. Unfortunately I’m on a .44 magnum budget. In addition to their 325gr round moving at the same speed as Hornady’s, Speer also offers an even lighter bullet, a 275gr Gold Dot Hollow Point moving at 1,450 fps. I don’t think I’ve ever found a revolver that doesn’t like a big lead round with a wide meplat. The “Peacemaker’s” grip would follow the Colt Navy, and the Bisley would be only a slight variation on that theme. Later I received ammo samples from Buffalo Bore Ammunition. The 44 is a deer killing machine. As for poor penetration, it went diagonally through a red deer. They were not inexpensive. What hump?”. I do love the “Ruger Only”loads in the 45 Colt. The trigger on the .480 Ruger is, like every New Model Blackhawk, Super Blackhawk, or New Vaquero I’ve shot, disappointing. I would need a gunsmith to evaluate and do that. Buffalo Bore makes a fairly wide variety of loads for the .480 Ruger caliber, and if you’ve made the poor life decisions that keep you from reloading, I’d highly suggest you look to them to feed the Ruger single action. If you had to choose between the .480 Ruger and a 454 Casull as a “first” big-bore revolver, which would you recommend? Moving a bit down the scale is the .454 Casull and the .475 Linebaugh. The combination of Super Blackhawk and .480 Ruger is debated incessantly on gun websites, yet Ruger’s reticence to actually make this happen has … Bottom line it isn’t like the old Rugers that would lose accuracy and need a new barrel every 20k rounds or so. This would certainly be easier to stomach than even some of the “cheaper” options from FA. Don’t get me wrong, I buy a lot of guns, but I generally shoot them for a few years and then sell them or give them away. The hand loader will be able to unleash the full potential of the .480 Ruger. I’m a Smith fan. . It had a 32” barrel, shot one bullet with each loading, and weighed 9 lbs. Wheel weighs, gas checks, and lots of gooey bullet lube. Although light loads might still be pricey. I’m not knocking the .Ruger, Limbaugh or Casull. Overall Length: 12.57″ His interests are hunting, shooting, things that shoot, cut and PC Gaming. Now I'm looking for FIRST HAND experience from forum members about whether these accounts are true. However, I have found bullets around 400 gr very darned shoot able around the 1100 fps mark. The wood to metal fit is acceptable, but not exceptional. You mentioned something that I forgot to put in my review. In shooting this magnum single action Ruger .480, I found it had some bite and recoil. He has written for Engaged Media for 16 years, and for Harris Publications. But there’s no way in hell I could manage 50 rounds in one session even with the plinking loads. You’ll see when you compare the hammers and to the grip frame. Those Deer Grenades hit wicked hard. I want to say that my state is in the top 5 states in the United States in terms of the number of hunters who go afield for deer season. One of the regular writers, a south African, was a Veterinarian who also wondered why some heart shot critters ran off while others went DRT. It’s right at the top end of what is still enjoyable shooting, and yet would do a number on even the largest of bears. My first pistol was a Ruger Super Single Six with the 6.5 inch barrel which included the .22 LR and .22 magnum cylinders. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley .480 Ruger front ramp sight (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). I was looking at a blackhawk in either the 454 or the 480. Nah. Your email address will not be published. And that’s why I like the big bores. Then again, maybe they are minor strokes, and just enough to stop them until they bleed out. Different companies do this finish different ways. A Hand Cannon You Can Shoot Without the Need for Rehab. on my Lyman trigger gauge. Great review of the Ruger super blackhawk bisley 480. Calling them “Thunder and Lightning” wouldn’t be a stretch, but their proper names are the .480 Ruger and .454 Casull. With your medical background, your comments would be appreciated. The Buffalo Bore ammo with the 370 grain bullets ripped down range over 1,200 feet per second with the lighter target ammo at over 1,100 fps. Unfortunately, the front sight is all black and easily disappears against the black rear sight edges, as well as against a dark target. Probably the most handsome Randall I’ve ever bought. Kinda the old 30-06 vs 300 win mag debate, Excellent review! I wanted this one purely because of the caliber, and also because I thought the Super Blackhawk was just perfect for it. And that is somewhat desirable even though I would never need it. Love the Smith revolvers, too, with a 1980s 686, a Model 10-7, and a 29, there’s just something about ’em. Not as fast to shoot, load, unload or reload, admittedly, but speed isn’t always the only criterion. I have always gravitated toward the ballistics of 240 grain bullets in .44 Magnum. Its a wonderful gun, but really does take some getting used to. The throats miced .449. The experience isn’t a crisp, clean break, but instead a sloppy, mushy pull that has no definite wall or snap. In the hands of a good handgunm hunter there is nothing those aforementioned cartridges can do that a hot loaded.45 LC or .44 Rem Mag can’t. Grips: Bisley Hardwood Laminate I know the 454s recoil snaps no matter what gun but I wanted to see how the recoil compared to the 480. He posts knives monthly. If you can dream it, they can do it. Desert Eagle Black L5, the Better Lion and Bear Country Handgun. You can make — and now I have made — .480 Ruger brass from regular .45-70 brass. Ruger Vaquero TALO Fastdraw 45 Colt, 4 5/8" Barrel, Stainless Steel, Short Spur Hammer. My preferred loading in this revolver is the 410 grain hard cast gas checked bullet from Cast Performance, moving at 1,250 fps from the muzzle. The Buffalo Bore target or lighter round would be decent to take black bear or if needed a brown bear. Then again, one time that didn’t work and my Gemsbok lay there like Superman after a horse accident. I’ve been waiting on this review. Gadsden, also in Year Three waiting on a custom Randall build, it’s a loooong wait. The recoil was very similar to the recoil of the Buffalo Bore of the 370 grain bullets. If the deer died of such a massive stroke, then I would expect to see the same kind of bleeding from the nose, bulged eyes, and swollen and strained neck I’ve seen in human pateints. Also, in this video is an occupied bear den I encountered on a trek in Colorado Canyon Country. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley .480 Ruger muzzle (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). You should take a look at Chris Stanaback’s site. The numbers that I picked seem reasonable and seem to fit the crude “data” that I collected. I would like to second this comment. lol. A bit over three and a half pounds isn’t bad, but I’d prefer lighter. There is a reason you see the cylinder throat and bore dimentions (I should have included the chamber throat as well). There are some things you get with one of these that you don’t get with other Ruger revolvers. The .480 is a well-balanced cartridge, providing a lot of energy without the recoil of larger hard-kicking rounds. But I dont. Especially now that I’m older. Sent it back to have it fitted with micarta grips. That hammer I mentioned seemed to have been a big chunk of the effort. Although, in practice, most stores in my neck of the woods do not have any .44 Magnum ammunition on the shelves, or at best just one choice of .44 Magnum (which is often NOT what I want). My experience lately has been that .44 Magnum 240 grain softpoints definitely kill deer (even when I hit them a bit high), but they sure do seem to run a lot farther than I would expect. He is a husband, father and grandfather. At this time, the .480 Ruger Super Blackhawk only comes in Ruger’s standard brushed stainless. Most of the load data, in my manuals, is for cup and core bullets at full power. Rather than using the Blackhawk, Ruger chose to chamber the new round in the double-action Super Redhawk, and designed the cartridge to fit in a 6-shot cylinder. Decent groupings for taking medium to large game, even dangerous game like bear and mountain lions. Check out the video to see this amazing firearm and ammunition in action. The 1873 Springfield Rifle in .45-70 Government was used in the wholesale slaughter of the buffalo. The purpose for this purchase was I wanted a magnum single action revolver which is more powerful than the .44 Remington magnum and less powerful than the S&W .460 and .500 Magnums. It’s I’ve seen more than a few shooters eventually saying “What was I thinking.” Now for a little dig, the Ruger doesn’t penetrate all that well, 454 Casull is better if you like spending money. With products made in America, Ruger offers consumers almost 800 variations of more than 40 product lines. great review. It’s a thing. You know, that’s why they invented nail polish. Now I’m pondering going down that ol’ Blackhhawk road, though question yet another caliber to stock up on. January 26, 2017 There used to be a few options for drop-in replacements available, but they seem to be discontinued. And it’s downright comforting. (image Joe Esparza for thetruthaboutguns.com). Thank you Nate. Just bought a Randall #1 6″ stainless, nickel sliver hilt and stag. That S&W with the ivory grips. pretty much any labor provided by either of those gunsmiths is several times my purchase price. Any firearm chambered in .480 Ruger will be able to fire the .480 Ruger. Traditional single action cartridge revolvers can only be safely carried on an empty cylinder as dropping or striking the back of the hammer can cause the hammer to strike an exposed primer. I also went with .44 Magnum a while back so that I could purchase ammunition almost anywhere. ©COPYRIGHT 2020, THETRUTHABOUTGUNS.COM ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. All rights reserved. Early this year, Ruger asked me to perform some testing on both of its new Super Blackhawk models, all under the veil of secrecy of a strict embargo. The 410 grain bullet ripped down range at an incredible 1,240 fps plus. Been buying Bark Rivers to keep me fixed. Lack of accuracy, however, suggested that I would only be able to shoot to about 30 yards maximum. Hornady .44 Magnum left, Hornady .480 Ruger right (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). Roll those 410s you wrote about back to around 1100 FPS. Ever since Sturm, Ruger & Company released the .480 Ruger in the love-it or hate-it Super Redhawk back in 2001, revolver aficionados have been brow-beating Ruger to release this cartridge in their popular single-action revolver lineup. When it comes to guns, I collect very few of them. The other “Bisley” feature is the hammer. The foot pounds were awesome. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley .480 Ruger on the bench (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). The SAAMI maximum average pressure for the .480 Ruger … The Super Redhawk was already the only 6-shot .454 Casull revolver in production, as all other makers used 5-shot cylinders to keep the cylinder walls thicker to handle the high pressures. In my opinion, the valves in the ventricles aren’t remotely strong enough to significantly impede the pressure pulse of a 1000 fps+ flat-nosed bullet impacting the heart. (Only wholesaler to sell the Bisley .480 Ruger) Note hammer and grip shapes. They are the Freedom Arms in the bad-boy .500 Wyoming Express and John Linebaugh’s .500 Linebaugh. It may be exciting but it would stop a brown bear. I told you and Dan Z. that I would buy a new gun this month to make up for only buying one in Jan. All this talk of Black Hawks has got me thinking that my Single Six needs a big brother. And that’s exactly what you want to do with it. It’s a shame it never really caught on. At some point I’ll start shooting .454s. Clint, Your email address will not be published. Ruger Super Blackhawk Bisley .480 Ruger adjustable rear sight (image courtesy JWT for thetruthaboutguns.com). https://ruger.com/products/newModelSuperBlackhawkBisley/specSheets/0818.html, https://ruger.com/products/newModelSuperBlackhawkBisleyHunter/models.html. That’s too bad, because it’s an outstanding cartridge, but maybe the Super Blackhawk Bisley is the right vehicle to drive interest back into Ruger’s big bore pistol round. 208-756-3434 It’s pretty rare to get one of these Ruger revolvers to blow up. That said, the top loads of the 480 Ruger are producing more energy at 100 yards than that heavy 45 Colt does at the muzzle. Might like a Flat Top to have a lighter carry gun with punkin-roller loads. Maybe I will keep it now and just have to be satisfied with a maximum distance of 30 yards for hunting. But man, they are proud of them. Many factors will play into this but this is the basic rule. Sometimes, and especially with the Rugers of over 10 years ago, you’ll find very tight cylinder throats or chambers, and larger bore diameters. The concern is that, although the average was an acceptable weight, the trigger pull had several ounces of range between different pulls. I am pretty sure that GS650G was referring to single-action revolvers since you load them one round at a time (until the cylinder is full) and you unload them one round at a time (until the cylinder is empty). Appreciate the direction, the man is quite an artisan. The round smashed through her last rib, traveling diagonally through the animal, shattered the top of her femur and a chunk of her pelvis, then exited the body. That rolling in the hand is a good thing for my hands. He had a suspicion and was a logical fellow so he conducted autopsies on those who dropped in their tracks. By Hamilton Bowen . Quickly Find an in stock RUGER SUPER BLACKHAWK for Sale at over 2200 Stores, Auctions, and Classifieds in one click! Those Rugers with the Colt barrels are something unique, to say the least. Here is the general pattern that I seem to have noticed (of course there are exceptions): And I am really surprised that I have such a hard time finding .44 Magnum ammunition. The fitment is OK. Sounds like that might be about all I should expect. And yet it’s still easily packable in a hip or chest rig. When fired, by way of design, the barrel flips upward pressuring the grip downward. The .480 Ruger case is just too large in diameter to fit 6 inside the Bisley’s standard cylinder and still have adequate cylinder wall thickness. The original Colt “Revolving Belt Pistol of Navy Caliber” was designed to shoot single handed. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Opened them up to .4525. The Hornady ammunition fired perfectly as does all Hornady ammo. We still have a lot of post holes to be dug at the farm. nail polish and tight holsters don’t mix well…, That’s a nice firearms. It has been stated by many gun writers, that the .44 Magnum is typically the most powerful handgun an average person can master. Using the Super Single Six over the many years for hunting, I virtually trained myself in using the single action type of revolver for quick shots and unexpected bursts of rabbits from brush. The commercial Hornady round shot 2 3/4” groups on average under the same conditions, and the Speer 275gr commercial offering shot the same average, but with a wider standard deviation. Brother a day of digging holes with a steel pole and a coffee can earns you whatever beer you want. The ammo is not hand loaded but it shoots like it has been. I have one of these, up to 140 rounds through it, and all I can say about it is . The barrel is 6.50 inches long with six lands and grooves. Keep in mind the heavier the bullet…the heavier the recoil. It prefers Hornday XTP bullets. I love my wife. The rear sight is also all black, and any kind of bright “U” notch would be appreciated. Everyone that has seen it has tried to buy it. Some critters are just tough. If you are referring to having a Bisley hammer fitted, Clements, Bowen, or several other smiths could do that for you. The trade-off is that wonderful transfer bar. Heavier hollow points such as the Hornady 325 grain would have no problem. My daughter says “gell type” was the wrong choice. Your review has pushed me towards the 480. SGAmmo.com is my favorite. Not to worry. The Super Blackhawk in .480 Ruger comes with an “over-sized” locking base pin. That was a bit expensive. 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