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Re: Dumb Question MOA Adjustment

That's what use on all of my rifles. 20 MOA base and Burris Rings
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    That is still a lot of adjustment, you did not mention caliber/load/etc. . . but even at 28 MOA that should get you a long way. I normally use a 10 MOA base and the Burris rings if I really want to stretch. Most of my normal hunting shots are 300-600 yard so 10 MOA suites me fine for centering the reticle when dialing. I have more when needed. But we all have a different definition of Loooong.
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    That is exactly right. Get a good Ballistics calculator and when you "estimate" your drop, convert the drop into MOA increments. Compare the two. See what your max range is with your limited internal adjustment. I think you will be surprised at how far that 28Moa will take you!
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    That is still a lot of adjustment, you did not mention caliber/load/etc. . . but even at 28 MOA that should get you a long way. I normally use a 10 MOA base and the Burris rings if I really want to stretch. Most of my normal hunting shots are 300-600 yard so 10 MOA suites me fine for centering the reticle when dialing. I have more when needed. But we all have a different definition of Loooong.
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