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Old January 19, 2000, 02:16 PM   #1
cnemeth
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I'm considering getting a Ruger Blackhawk. Would holsters designed for a Vaquero SA work with a Blackhawk, or would I need a Blackhawk specific holster?

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Old January 19, 2000, 04:21 PM   #2
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Howdy,

A holster built for a Vaquero shgould fit a Blackhawk just fine. The major difference between the two that actually is in the holster is the rear sight,but it shouldn't affect holster fit.

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Old January 19, 2000, 04:40 PM   #3
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Ditto what Bill said. And I'll add because sometimes I might shoot Colts or Rugers that I have my holsters made to fit Ruger. That way if I switch to Colts, the smaller frame of the Colt just drops a little further in the holster.
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