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Old 02-11-2012, 04:18 PM
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Scope ring height

Going to put a 50mm scope with a 30mm tube on a model 700. Looking at TPS rings and wondering what height I'm going to need. Chart on Midway says I need low rings, but I feel like I need mediums.

While we're at it, what are y'alls thoughts on the TPS rings?
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Old 02-11-2012, 06:34 PM
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Re: Scope ring height

Depends on the base you have. Most 20MOA bases will work OK with the low rings and 50mm objective.
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Old 02-13-2012, 05:13 PM
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Re: Scope ring height

Most of the charts I read for the 700 and 50 optic say high rings with the standard base for a 30mm tube scope. I used a weaver high set with the standard base

6-Hole Picatinny Rings - 30mm High By Weaver - Mills Fleet Farm

and they fit perfect. with a 20 moa base low to med will work fine.
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