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by pwf
Wed Nov 22, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Double Actions
Topic: Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 1718

Re: Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel

Just to consolidate everything in one post, I have compiled below a summation of information on the Ruger Police Service Six FIVE inch barrel variant (SDA-85H-CM) made for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Note that this summation based on internet postings and in most cases not verified from origi...
by pwf
Thu Nov 16, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Double Actions
Topic: Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 1718

Re: Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel

The above post has been updated to reflect further information received today and correct a typo on the stainless (GF, not GR).

Peter
by pwf
Thu Nov 16, 2017 11:47 am
Forum: Double Actions
Topic: Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 1718

Re: Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel

Thanks, Gene. I have been doing some internet searching and, with with the help of fellow owners and now with the inclusion of your gun, I believe I can now identify all 15 of the overrun revolvers. A September, 1984 memo from GULF STATES Distributors of Montgomery Alabama, lists the following 10 re...
by pwf
Fri Nov 10, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: Double Actions
Topic: Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel
Replies: 7
Views: 1718

Police Service Six .38 FIVE inch barrel

Hello all, I am new to this forum. I have in my possession a blue Police Service Six .38 SPL with a FIVE inch barrel. From what research I have been able to do on other forums, some time in the mid-1980s Ruger made up a small run of prototype 5" guns for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, who were t...