Ruger Blackhawk Revolver at Tulsa Arms Show

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On this edition of Curator's Corner, John Popp and NRA-National Firearms Museum Director Jim Supica join Charlie Hunter at Wanenmacher's Tulsa Arms Show to discuss Hunter's Ruger Blackhawk, a single-action revolver manufactured by Sturm, Ruger & Company. Supica explains that this gun was first introduced in 1953 as a modernization of the Colt .45. It filled a market that Colt had backed out of after World War II. Originally aired 12/2/2010.

Season 11