And I … Joined Oct 15, 2007 Messages 26 Reactions 0 Points 0. Oct 24, 2007 #1. And a Redhawk, and a Super Redhawk are two totally different animals. configuration it is a reliable combination of power, accuracy, and manageability that is hard to beat. Due to high demand and our desire to serve as many Customers as possible, we are currently limiting the quantity that each individual Customer may order. Both the Redhawk and the Security-Six have standard integral grip frames. What makes it such a great dependable workhorse revolver unique to Redhawks also makes it more difficult to smooth/slick up. configuration it is a reliable combination of power, accuracy, and manageability that is hard to beat. I can't recommend the Ruger Super Redhawk highly enough." It remains my favorite hunting handgun. Std Redhawk actions need to be honed smooth, then you juggle springs until you get it totally reliable. I owned a super redhawk but couldn't stomach the appearance. Ruger needs to ditch the old Redhawk action, and offer a std Redhawk built around the Super Redhawk action. Eligible for . As usual I'm w Andrew on this. Mag. You might want a trigger job, though in my case just a spring kit did the trick. Much better trigger, and soaks up those 300 grain hunting loads. The RUGER® SUPER REDHAWK® revolver is a double action firearm which is specifically designed for hunting and target shooting with heavy Magnum cartridges and embodies many features found in the famous RUGER® REDHAWK® and RUGER® GP100® revolvers. Consider the Super Redhawk Revolver from Ruger… After hearing so much about the advantages of hunting without an unwieldy rifle, we decided to look into revolvers that can also get the job done well. - Randy Wakeman via Chuckhawks.com . Probably as a result of it being so large and heavy, the Redhawk is quite accurate with mild .44 Magnum and .44 Special loads. to me this is a good thing, as both designs employ separate springs for trigger return and hammer. The Super Blackhawk is Ruger's premier single-action (SA) revolver, while the Redhawk is Ruger's double-action (DA) .44. The Super Redhawk also featured a different internal design than the original Redhawk, with essentially an up-sized GP100 action that can allow a better trigger pull with its individual hammer and trigger springs than the Redhawk’s single spring, which powered both the hammer and the trigger return. It was the bright stainless model KSRH-9 with 9.5 inch barrel, (MSRP $888). You might want a trigger job, though in my case just a spring kit did the trick. it's superior (at least to me) than the more traditional redhawk design. It remains my favorite hunting handgun. I shipped my Kodiak Redhawk out to him for a trigger/action job today. Don't know about how easy a trigger job is, I have replacement springs in mine. Just put Wolff spring into 44 mag Super Redhawk. Super Redhawk Trigger Job. Anyone know of a good revolver man w/in a couiple hours of Greenville, SC? In .44 Rem. This thread is probably to blame though. Super Redhawk ® Triple-locking cylinder is locked into the frame at the front, rear and bottom for more positive alignment and dependable operation shot after … I can't recommend the Ruger Super Redhawk highly enough. Recently I had the opportunity to test three different .44 Magnum revolvers. Clink on Photo Right to Open in New Tab It is the second of an entirely new generation of Ruger double action revolvers. the internal design of the super redhawk is identical to the GP100, just scaled up.

beginning of the next cycle. The Super Redhawk, on the other hand, has a separate trigger return spring which can be changed for a reduced-pressure part without jeopardizing actual ignition power through the hammer. My Super Action job starts by smoothing contact surfaces to reduce the “grittiness” and smooth the trigger travel.

to pop up and rub against the cylinder creating a drag As the March 2016, RUGER REDHAWK WITH 4-IN. Quantity: Quantity Limit of 0. SP101 ~ GP100 ~ Super RedHawk / Alaskan and Redhawk Revolvers. When the hammer and trigger are fully forward, the transfer-bar is lowered out of its firing position and the hammer rests directly on the frame. The full grip frame offers some options not available to Super Redhawk peg grip owners and the absence of a frame extension gives the Redhawk classic appeal. The super redhawk however is, for my money, 100% a hunting handgun. The hammer spring is also the trigger return spring on a Redhawk. In .44 Rem. In fact, while most Redhawks require either a gunsmith's tender care or much use to smooth out the trigger pulls, my .44 Super Redhawk came with an excellent trigger pull from the factory. TFB Review: The .44 Magnum Ruger Super Redhawk Alaskan - Normally preferring semiautomatics, magazine fed rounds and threaded barrels, I jumped out of my comfort zone and embraced my inner Fudd with the Ruger Super Redhawk Alaskan six shot revolver. ended up getting rid of it. All three coil springs behind the standing breech of a Redhawk operate nearly parallel with the cylinder and barrel axes. For this reason, the Super Redhawks are viewed as more dependable and easier to tune. The RUGER® SUPER REDHAWK® revolver has a transfer bar which is connected directly to the trigger. I like Redhawks. Super Redhawk .454 Conversion. WARNING–HANDLING If the trigger is held to the rear, the gun can fire if the hammer strikes the transfer bar. I'm Redhawk "poor" at the moment or I'd try it. This is a super-accurate revolver, but there's no way I can hold is as steady in the field as on a rest with that trigger... Top . Step by Step Guide on Disassembly and Polishing. The Ruger Redhawk’s trigger is remarkably good. It is difficult to hold up the gun (shooting off-hand) without a good bit of that weight laying on the side of the trigger finger. The biggest spring in the Super Redhawk is pretty much centered in the grip and runs parallel to it. In our Ruger Super Redhawk Revolvers review, we’ll break down its top features, pros and cons, and everything else you need to know. The Super GP100 Competition certainly holds its own as a well-designed eight-shot revolver. Nice thing is that taking a Redhawk apart and polishing up parts and adding a Wolff spring kit is really easy compared to doing it on a S&W. Kevin Wilson's Trigger Job Guide Applies to all Large Frame Ruger Double Action Revolvers. My Redhawk desperately needs a good trigger job. Will lapping, stoning sear remove this creep? TECH TIP: Ruger Double Action Trigger Job Guide. Price Point: The Super Redhawk is offered in .44 Magnum, but was designed to handle the larger .454 Casull round. possible to change the angle of the single-action sear to height of the single-action notch on the hammer.The results in a heavy trigger pull. Ruger Super Redhawk; Force: Not Provided By Manufacturer Pound. Just got a .44 with 9.5 barrel for cometitions and I'm not too happy with the trigger. Even Super Redhawks are different more like a GP-100 with many interchangeable parts, I've read. I have a 44mag, 7.5 srh and a 45 colt, 4.2 redhawk. I wonder if a std Redhawk could be altered to accept a Super Reds trigger group. Who has done a trigger job on one? Ruger's Super Redhawk is an impressively strong framed revolver; that the same frame and action has been used for the .480 Ruger and the .454 Casull is testimony to that. I was expecting my fellow Gun Reporters to give me a hard time for not choosing to test a Super Redhawk chambered to launch .454 Casull or .480 Ruger. CARRYING: The Super Redhawk revolver can be carried with all chambers loaded. Even the smallest imperfections that affect trigger feel are eliminated, and I have the specialized tools necessary to smooth and polish important surfaces that others can’t even touch. paulg 375 Atomic. ... You might want a trigger job, though in my case just a spring kit did the trick. I have had success with other guns but by following instructions. Wilson Combat's Custom-Tune Spring Kits are designed to easily and inexpensively improve the action and functionality of your handgun. Mag. The Redhawk is a fairly heavy gun and often equipped with long, heavy barrels, especially in the Super models. Easy enough job, and trigger and hammer pull are lessened with reliable primer ingnition. Our custom team gave this new gun a new look with a recessed muzzle crown, a slick custom trigger job, and dual trapezoidal Mag-na-porting … Super Redhawks are a cinch to work with. These quality spring kits feature the finest gun springs available, made from high-tensile spring wire for the finest possible action tuning jobs. contender Post subject: Re: Redhawk trigger job "near" Greenville, SC. Both are more compact than the huge Super Redhawk (and its sundry imitations from other manufacturers). I think it's due to the classic using one spring for both the trigger and hammer. The Redhawk’s single action trigger pull is one of the worst-ever, and like other Ruger double action revolvers the double action pull is inconsistent and heavy. The Super Redhawk has the “peg” grip frame of Ruger’s GP-100 instead of the Redhawk’s traditional full-size grip frame. Custom-Tune Spring Kit, Ruger, Super Redhawk Reduced Power Hammer Spring 9#, 10#, 12# and Reduced Power Rebound Trigger Spring 10#, 12# "CUSTOM-TUNE" Spring Kits are designed to easily and inexpensively improve your revolvers' action and functionality. The transfer bar safety system provides that the hammer blow can be transmitted to the firing pin only when the trigger is pulled all the way to the rear. Now I just would like to eliminate the trigger creep. One of which was the Ruger Super Redhawk. They are tough revolvers that handle stout handloads without complaint and they are more compact than a Super Redhawk. I didn’t fire any .357s through that model, but its balance, sights and great trigger pull (with or without a spring job) would make it a great hunting gun for those who prefer to go afield with open sights. Thread starter nicknitro71; Start date Oct 24, 2007; N. nicknitro71 Guest. From my experience the Super Redhawks tend to have a smoother trigger than the classic Redhawks.

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