Compact and perfectly proportioned for .22 LR caliber ammunition, the Ruger Bearcat .22LR Stainless Steel Revolver is Ruger's smallest and lightest .22 caliber single action handgun. Based on older Remington single actions of the 1800's, the Bearcat fits easily in a backpack or tackle box for hikers, campers, small game hunters, and other outdoorsmen. The Bearcat features a classic one piece frame design that extends into the gun's hardwood grip for a solid feel while shooting. Lightweight stainless steel frame and cylinder. Blade front sight and integral notch rear sight. The Bearcat also features Ruger's transfer bar mechanism and loading gate interlock for an unparalleled measure of security against accidental discharge. Weight: 24 oz. Capacity: 6 rounds.