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Unread 12-13-2003, 07:31 PM
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Ring height low/medium

I'm purchasing a 2.5-10X44 Nikon Tactical and was wondering what height rings I need. I have Leupold bases. Will I get away with the Low rings or have to go up the medium?

Thanks for any input.
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Unread 12-13-2003, 08:35 PM
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Re: Ring height low/medium

I have mounted three of them but never in Leupold rings. I would be confident that you should use mediums, tho. Don't want to get too low or you cannot put on a protector like a Scope-Coat or Butler Creeks.
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Unread 12-14-2003, 07:05 AM
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Re: Ring height low/medium

I have a 44mm. obj. on my Sako. I use the Leupold QD's (low), and have found them to be just perfect. And I use BC caps.

Good luck!!..sakofan..

[ 12-14-2003: Message edited by: sakofan ]

After further review, it seems my low rings are actually mediums. I hope this didnt cause any complications...sakofan..

[ 12-17-2003: Message edited by: sakofan ]
It's only rock and roll....But I like it!
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Unread 12-15-2003, 07:25 PM
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Re: Ring height low/medium

With Leupold STD or DD rings, you will have to go with a medium.
Jon Jackoviak
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