SOLD FOR: $2525
Model: No.1 (11366)
Serial Number: 134-34831
Year of Manufacture: 2011
Caliber: .250 Savage
Action Type: Single Shot Falling Block Lever Action Rifle
Barrel Length: 22”
Sights / Optics: The front sight is a fixed blade with brass bead, the rear sight is a flip up buckhorn sight. This rifle is mounted with a Leupold VX-I 3-9x40mm scope, the glass is clear and shows a fine crosshair reticle.
Stock Configuration & Condition: The stock is a two piece checkered wood with capped pistol grip. The wood shows little to no handling and storage marks. The checkering is sharp. There are no chips or cracks. The stock tightly fits the frame. The LOP measures 13 ¾” from the front of the trigger to the back of the buttpad. The stock rates in about Excellent overall condition.
Type of Finish: Polished Stainless
Finish Originality: Original
Bore Condition: The bore is bright and the rifling is sharp. There is no erosion in the bore. In this writer’s opinion and for the age, this bore rates a 9 out of 10.
Overall Condition: This rifle retains about 99% of its metal finish. The balance of the finish shows extremely minimal wear. You can tell this gun has been very well cared for. The screw heads are sharp. The markings are crisp. Overall, this rifle rates in about Excellent condition.
Mechanics: The action functions correctly. We did not fire this firearm. As with all used firearms, a thorough cleaning may be necessary to meet your maintenance requirements.
Box, Paperwork & Accessories: Included with this rifle is a serial number matching box, factory paperwork, and spare parts.
Our Assessment: The Ruger No. 1 is a single-shot rifle produced by the American firearms company, Sturm, Ruger & Co. The rifle is known for its elegant design and high level of accuracy, and has been produced in a variety of calibers over the years.
The .250 Savage cartridge was introduced in 1915 and was designed for use in hunting rifles. It has a reputation for being an accurate and flat-shooting cartridge, making it popular among hunters and target shooters alike. The .250 Savage has a bullet diameter of .257 inches and a case length of 1.912 inches.
When the Ruger No. 1 is chambered in .250 Savage, it becomes a versatile and reliable hunting rifle. The single-shot design allows for more precise shot placement, while the accuracy of the cartridge makes it suitable for hunting a variety of game, from small varmints to medium-sized game such as deer and antelope.
This Ruger is in amazing shape. It comes with a serial number matching box and a mounted scope. The bore is bright and the stock has extremely minimal marks. If you are into hunting or target shooting, this Ruger No.1 is a must have!