Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Long Range Scopes and Other Optics

Long Range Scopes and Other Optics Nightforce Optics


Reply

night force rings?

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-13-2008, 09:24 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: spokane, washington
Posts: 76
night force rings?

hello
i was wanting to know how to pickout the correct ring heigth. im going to use a badger 20moa base and a leopold with a 40mm objective.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-14-2008, 02:08 AM
Official LRH Sponsor
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Sacramento
Posts: 1,248
Re: night force rings?

You could go with the NF low 0.885" or you can even go lower with the Badger Standard 0.823". I use the 0.823" MAX50 from Badger for my Leupold 40mm and it is on a 20moa base also.

Mike @ CSGW
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-14-2008, 03:28 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: spokane, washington
Posts: 76
Re: night force rings?

great thanks for the help
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-14-2008, 03:30 AM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 2,598
Re: night force rings?

Seekins also make excellent rings and bases


Ring height is measured from the top of the rail to centerline of scope tube




Tube Diameter Low Medium Med high High
*1 inch 0.75" n/a n/a n/a
30mm 0.82" 0.87" 0.92" 0.97"
34mm 0.92" n/a n/a 0.97"
35mm 0.95" n/a n/a 1.00"


Rings
__________________
range it,check the wind, dial in correction, aim and only one shot
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 11-14-2008, 06:56 PM
Gold Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 558
Re: night force rings?

Quote:
Originally Posted by yzm19 View Post
hello
i was wanting to know how to pickout the correct ring heigth. im going to use a badger 20moa base and a leopold with a 40mm objective.
Dont know why you would want to use Badger base and NF rings ???? get a matched set 20 MOA base and rings from Ken Farrell. you did not mention action MFG or barrel diameter but if you call Ken or Dixie at 660-438-9456 they can help you out.
UB
__________________
Attitude:
It takes 43 muscle's to frown and 17 to smile, but only 3 for proper trigger pull.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 11-15-2008, 04:35 AM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: spokane, washington
Posts: 76
Re: night force rings?

i have a leupold vx-iii tac. with 40mm lens. i was putting it on a remington 700 .308 varmit special with the stock barrell. i was wanting the nightforce rings so i could use the defenseive edge nightforce cap with the level and angle indicator on it.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: night force rings?
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
wtt/fs night force med steel rings tack driver Optics For Sale 0 02-22-2011 11:29 PM
F.S. Night Force 30mm rings and bases Rem LA and Win .860 Std LA The Warrior Optics For Sale 0 06-05-2010 07:59 PM
Night force? what are you using? Tikkamike Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 13 02-17-2010 10:17 AM
WTS: Night Force Rings Bill D. Guns For Sale 4 02-03-2004 05:42 AM
How tight to tighten Night Force rings? Warren Barrett Equipment Discussions 8 11-19-2003 11:55 PM

Current Poll
Have You Ever Backpack Hunted?
YES - 62.16%
971 Votes
NO - 37.84%
591 Votes
Total Votes: 1,562
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC