Originally Posted by Sully2
Where did anyone state they have said "hard recoiling magnum"??
I did. I can't see much value in the "upgrade" for anything else.
I have however seen magnums sheer off screws and shatter reticles.
I have a couple of scopes that weigh in around 2lbs, including the one on my 300 RUM.
The Larger screws and a base with a recoil lug make sense to me on such a rig, or one in an even larger heavier recoiling caliber.