Ruger American Pistol

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features a powerful striker spring for positive ignition without a heavier trigger pull. Barrel cam distributes recoil forces over a longer period of time to reduce felt recoil. Safe, easy takedown with no tools or trigger pull required.

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.45 Auto (.45 ACP)



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Ruger American Pistol Ballistics

.45 Auto (.45 ACP) Ballistic Data
Range (Yards) Drop (inches) Velocity Energy Wind drift (inches) Time (milliseconds)
0 -0 937 403 0 0
50 -5.1483 887 362 0 164
100 -21.2353 843 326 0 338
150 -49.8224 803 296 0 520
200 -91.6873 766 269 0 712
250 -148.1583 731 245 0 912
300 -220.4577 697 223 0 1122
350 -311.9491 665 203 0 1343
400 -421.0834 635 185 0 1574
450 -558.2604 605 168 0 1823
500 -710.9428 578 153 0 2069

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How much is a Ruger American Pistol worth?

In 2023 a new or used Ruger American Pistol value varies depending on supply and demand. In the last 12 months there is great demand for a Ruger American Pistol and most handguns. The Price for a Ruger American Pistol has increased in cost by $100.54 in 2023 compared to 2022.

Estimated New and Used Values for a Ruger American Pistol Values are based on a basic model with no options or colors.

Condition Trade-In Private Party Dealer
New In box $312.47 $408.61 $480.72
Excellent $288.43 $384.58 $432.65
Very Good $264.40 $384.58 $432.65
Good $240.36 $360.54 $408.61
Fair $168.25 $312.47 $384.58
Poor $120.18 $240.36 N/A

Gun Value Conditions explained:

New in box - 100% condition in unopened box. Excellent - 95%+ condition with or without box.

Very Good - 90% - 95% condition (all parts/finish should be original).

Good - 80-90% condition (all parts/finish should be original).

Fair - 30% - 80% condition, parts, and finish may or may not be original. Must function properly and shoot.

Poor - under 30% condition. Firearm has severe wear and tear, does not function, or is damaged.

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