RCA JOURNAL

Volume 25, No. 1

Contents/Highlights


Staff Notes & Classifieds


Various New Ruger Products


Hawkeye Rifle in the new .375 Ruger caliber, Limited Edition Hawkeye Rifle with Hogue Stock, The new "Minute-Of-Angle Mini", the 6.8 SPC Ranch Rifle, the New Vaquero "Montado", and the SP101 with Crimson Trace Laser Grips.

An Interview with Stephen L. Sanetti, President, Sturm, Ruger, & Co. Inc.

By Jay Hansen


Mr. Stephen L. Sanetti, President, Sturm, Ruger, & Co., Inc., responds to questions about the past and present leadership at Ruger, the Studio of Art & Decoration, the On-Line Auction, Ruger's teaming with Hornady for new cartridge development, and possible reservation of numbers on future commemorative or special issue guns for RCA members.

The Brass Frame Super Blackhawk

By John C. Dougan


A very informative article revealing new found facts about the production and shipment of the Super Blackhawk with factory installed Brass Grip frames, model S47B. A must read for the serious collector!

The American Nambu

By Don Findly


Great pictorial article about the original Japanese "Baby Nambu" and Bill Ruger's own experimental model .22 caliber Baby Nambu!

The Ruger "BATTERY" for the Collector

By Shawn R. McCarver


An in-depth review of the many products produced by Ruger that can fill one’s needs in the self-defense, hunting or sporting, and plinking or general recreation areas.

Ruger Collectors Show, March 17-18, 2007

Mid-Atlantic Arms Collectors Harrisburg, PA

By Bill Hamm and Matt Olivier


Article covering the happenings at the RCA Display show held in Harrisburg, Pa March 17-18, 2007. Display descriptions, pictures of each display with the displayer, and awards presented at the show.

Ruger No. 1 Book

By Joe D. Clayton


A discussion of the new revised second edition of the great Ruger No. 1 book and its contents by its Author.