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Unread 02-09-2004, 04:56 PM
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Savage scope mounts.

I recently bought a new Savage 110 FP tatical rifle in 7Mag. I'm having a hard time finding bases to mount my scope with. I tried a leupold one piece no good Weaver type no good. I've had to settle for a Leupold 2 piece which I do not like. Where and what type should I get? Keep in mind this is my first attempt at a long range rifle. Thanks for your help.
Scott
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    Unread 02-09-2004, 05:16 PM
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    Re: Savage scope mounts.

    What is wrong with leupold and the weavers I have both types on my savgae rifles and they work out. I find that with most savages I had to slim the back scope mount to get the proper elevation.
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    Unread 02-09-2004, 05:24 PM
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    Re: Savage scope mounts.

    The Leupold was to short The one I had was the standard 110 one piece base. When i went back today I took the one piece up to the gun counter to try it on a regular 110 rifle and it didn't fit it either. The Weaver the Bass Pro only had the 2 piece bases. I may be doing something wrong but I have a one piece on my Weatherby.
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    Unread 02-09-2004, 06:48 PM
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    Re: Savage scope mounts.

    Why don't you ask them to find one the fits if they have savages at the store they should be able to do that. It woulnd't be the first time the wrong mount got into the wrong package.
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    Unread 02-09-2004, 09:30 PM
     
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    Re: Savage scope mounts.

    Try www.kenfarrell.com
    They list a one piece weaver style base for Savages. I'm going to try on on my 10FP.
    Wayne
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    Unread 02-10-2004, 10:39 AM
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    Re: Savage scope mounts.

    I didn't realize they sold the 110 tactical in a 7mm, thought only 223, 308 and 300wm. I want one in a 300rum myself looks like a great firearm
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    Unread 02-10-2004, 02:31 PM
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    Re: Savage scope mounts.

    It is the law enforcement models 110FP in 25-06, 30-06, 300 and 7mm. I'm still trying to get set up my intentions are to try and shoot in a 1000 yard match this year. I'm a novice at long range comp I've hunted and shot for years. I would like to stay as basic as possible to shoot in the factory class until the bug bites me all the way. Now I just want a one piece base and solid rings. Will 15MOA get me to a 1000 yards or will I need 20MOA with a Simmons Aetec 6x20x44?
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