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Ruger 5718 SP101 KSP-321X 5RD 357MAG/38SP +P 2.25"

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Model: 5718
Condition: Factory New
Bud's Item Number: 70240
UPC: 736676057184
MFG: Sturm, Ruger, & Co., Inc.

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You Can Never Be Too Prepared. The Ruger SP101® revolver boasts the strength to handle the powerful 357 Magnum cartridge in a controllable, small-framed double-action revolver. Among the most powerful small-frame revolvers on the market, they are engineered for solid performance. Featuring a recoil-reducing grip, the SP101® is comfortable to shoot and perfect for personal defense or field use.

Strong and reliable shot after shot, all SP101® revolvers have solid steel sidewalls (no side-plates), making them rugged, reliable, and dependable.
Finish Cobalt
Type Kit
Action Recoil Operation
Caliber 357 Magnum
Barrel Length 4.15"
Capacity 7+1/8+1 (Grip Extension)
Safety Trigger/Firing Pin/Internal Lock
Grips Spartan Helmet
Sights Optic
Weight 26 oz
Finish Silver
Type Single Shot
Action Striker Fire Action
Caliber 22 Short
Barrel Length 4.41"
Capacity 50 + 1
Safety Manual, Firing Pin Block
Grips Antique Finish
Sights Post
Weight 26 oz
Finish Stainless
Type Revolver
Action Single/Double
Caliber 357 MAG / 38 SPECIAL
Barrel Length 2.25"
Capacity 5
Safety Transfer Bar
Grips Black
Sights Fixed
Weight 26 oz
Finish Low-Glare Stainless
Type Kit
Action Single/Double
Caliber 45ACP / 22LR
Barrel Length 3.64"
Capacity 11 + 1
Safety Half Cock
Grips Snakeskin
Sights Not Valid
Weight 26 oz
Finish Antique
Type Single Shot
Caliber 30-30 Winchester
Barrel Length 4.63"
Capacity 10+1/13+1 (Grip Extension)
Safety Manual, Decocker
Grips Mother of Pearl
Sights Open Rifle
Weight 26 oz

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21 Reviews. Average Rating: 4.8 of 5 Stars! [4.8 of 5 Stars!]
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Reviewed By: David M on 08/15/2014 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Solid revolver, easy to shoot. Nice trigger and crisp single action break. Handles 38's no problem, +p reasonably, and 357 gives a good kick - but not unwieldy. Change out the grips to a Hogue and the handling improves dramatically. Fit and finish is A-, not as polished as a Smith & Wesson - but that's what I expected anyway. Do I trust it as much as my S&W's? Sure do. The thing is built like a tank!

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Reviewed By: Kenneth W on 02/18/2014 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
I wanted a quality revolver to add to my collection without breaking the bank and the Ruger SP101 was a great choice. I searched on many websites and the reviews on this weapon were very high. I used Buds layaway program and once it was paid it was at my FFL in two days! My 4th time dealing with Buds.com and everything went perfectly. As for the gun, it is built like a tank. I checked it over well before accepting the transfer and there were no issues. I do recommend replacing the grip as the factory one is small and cheap feeling. I added Hogue grips and loved the new feel. It took me a few times at the range to get a bead on the sights. I'm not used to the low profile sights on revolvers. Once I was dialed in the grouping was tight from 15 feet away. The weight of this gun easily absorbs the recoil. I love having the option of using .38 rounds at the range and .357 loaded in my nightstand. The 2 1/4 barrel makes this an easy concealed carry as well. I highly recommend this weapon and as always Bud's was about $100 cheaper than walk-in stores. Thank you Buds, can't wait for my next purchase.

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Reviewed By: gary l on 09/09/2013 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
This is a fine weapon- very accurate out of the box- It likes all weights and both 38 and 357 loads. The 158 grain loads (I tried 3 brands) all gave significant recoil- but were accurate at 1-15 yards. It liked the 38+p loads and recoil was not that noticeable. The fit and finish of the weapon was flawless and I liked the sight picture on the weapon and the grips seem to give good purchase and take up some of the recoil. As always (it seems to me) Ruger has made a superior product. If you need a concealable gun or a belt gun for field use this one would work well.

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Reviewed By: Jason B on 01/15/2013 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Nice gun. Compact and reliable. Heavy duty frame reduces recoil of powerful .357 round.

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Reviewed By: Don J on 09/14/2012 Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Recieved my ruger sp101 two days after placing order. Excellent service from Bud's as expected. Great shootinh little gun, and will become a favorite, I'am sure. A set of Badger grips and were set. Until the itch comes back , then off to Bud's for another order.

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