wtb Stock for Ruger 44 Magnum Carbine

Discussion in 'Wanted' started by Scootabuck, Dec 27, 2016.

  1. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    My brother n law gave me this rifle and it is in pretty good shape except has a cracked stock. According to serial number, looks to be about 1972 year model. Does anyone have a stock for sale or know where I might find one. Do any of these other model stocks fit this one?
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  2. SHOOTER13

    SHOOTER13 RETIRED MODERATOR Lifetime Supporter

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    Welcome to the R/T!!

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  3. VThillman

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    Hi Scoot. Maybe you'll get lucky, but you'll probably need to repair the stock you have.
     
  4. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    Thanks guys. That's what I'm afraid of VThillman.
     
  5. SavageGuy

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    Welcome to the forum!

    I doubt anyone here has an extra stock for sale, unfortunately. You might get lucky on eBay or gun broker.
     
  6. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    Thanks SavageGuy! I've been checking those. I also contacted Boyd's and they aren't making one right now, but I put it on their request form. If anyone sees one, please let me know.
     
  7. Bigun

    Bigun New Member

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    I just bought and received (today) a used stock for the tube magazine 44 mag semi-auto carbine. I paid $128.25 plus $14.00 shipping on Ebay. Someone on Gunbroker.com has or very recently had a used stock for $360.00 which was way to rich for my blood. Another seller on Gunbroker had or has a Boyd's for I believe $259.00. It fit my model (not the rotary magazine model). Good luck with your search. It took me a couple of months but finally these three appeared all within a week.
     
  8. Scootabuck

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    Thanks Bigun! I think I actually bidded in the early stages of the stock that you bought. Is that the one that had been under water? Does it seem like it's going to do the job?! I hope it works well for you. I'm like you though, the other two are just a little too much for me. I'm seeing that Bob's Gun Parts is supossed to have some coming soon. I'd appreciate it if you would let me know if you see another one out there.
     
  9. Bigun

    Bigun New Member

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    Yes that's the stock I got. I was a little concerned when he mentioned water damage, but he did a really good job getting it back in shape. If I see another out there I'll be sure to let you know.
     
  10. Scootabuck

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    That's great Bigun. I hope it does you well. Thank you!
     
  11. dlearyfun

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    I am probably way too late to help you but I have an absolutely perfect stock that was from my Deerstalker serial # 100-42096 which was made in 1973. If you are still looking, contact me.
     
  12. Scootabuck

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    Hi dlearyfun. Actually I'm still in the market for that stock. I haven't been pursuing it very hard lately though. Can you send me some pics?
     
  13. dlearyfun

    dlearyfun New Member

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    Hi Scoot;
    Here are the pics.
     

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  14. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    Hi dlearyfun,
    The pics look good! What kind of price do you need and what about shipping? Do you take PayPal?
     
  15. dlearyfun

    dlearyfun New Member

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    Hi Scoot;
    I would like $200 for the stock as it is in like new shape and lets say $20 to ship UPS. If it costs more to ship than $20, I will eat the difference. I do not deal with PayPal, however my wife sometimes sells stuff on Ebay so she has an Intuit Merchant Account which means I can take Mastercard, Visa, American Express or Discover cards. Let me know if this works for you.

    Dick L.
     
  16. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    Hi Dick,

    I had kind of set a limit on a stock at $130 to $150. Would you consider that?

    Bill
     
  17. dlearyfun

    dlearyfun New Member

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    Hi Bill;
    thanks for quick reply. I could go down to $175 plus the shipping but no lower. The only reason I am selling is because late last year I took the gun to a gun shop where I thought the owner knew what he was doing when he dissembled the receiver on the counter in his shop. While removing a spring, parts flew in every direction. He collected stuff from the floor and everywhere else he thought he might find something. I left with loose parts and took it all home. Needless to say, parts are missing so I decided to move on from the Deerstalker. It is a very fussy piece anyway, especially with ammo and I have other rifles that are far less ornery. Maybe I will just frame the stock and hang it on the wall of my man cave. Thanks anyway for your interest.

    Dick L.
     
  18. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    Thanks for the offer Dick and I will give it some consideration
     
  19. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    Hi Dick,

    I forgot to ask you, is your stock for a tube fed or clip fed rifle?
     
  20. Scootabuck

    Scootabuck New Member

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    Hi Dick. Did you see the last message?