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Unread 11-13-2007, 08:15 AM
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moa scope bases

I have a Savage Tactical .308 which i've recently installed a 10X SS scope on. This past weekend I had a chance to get out and really stretch out my shots, I shot at targets ranging between 200 and 750 yards. My friend had his rifle over and I noticed that he didn't have to make as many scope adjustments at the longer distant targets. He explained he had a 25moa scope base on his rifle. He to is shooting a .308 and I figured I would check into getting on of these bases. Can someone recommend this base or not? Also I understand that having one installed that your zero should start near 200yds. If i'm only keeping my shots between 100 to 800yds do I even need one?
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Unread 11-13-2007, 11:04 AM
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The Super Sniper Scope has a lot of adjustment already built into the scope. You should be fine out to 800 yards with your current set-up. If you plan on shooting long range then a 25 MOA base would be helpful, but you might not be able to zero in at 100 yards.

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Unread 11-13-2007, 10:30 PM
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The other option is Burris Signature rings with offset inserts.
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Unread 11-14-2007, 03:26 PM
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I have a Nikon Buckmaster 6-18x40 and it has 50MOA ov adjustment, with a 20MOA TPS base I am able to get a 100yard zero but it is at the bottom of the turret. Mine is on a 300WM with 180NAB at 3100FPS though....

Joe Oakes
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Unread 11-16-2007, 08:28 PM
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i have super sniper 10X on a set ken farrel i piece base on my 10 tactical savage go to sharp shooters supply

there a very nice steel base


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Unread 11-16-2007, 09:28 PM
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base on e-bay for 40 bucks

EGW Savage Sh Action RB Picatinny 25 moa mount Tactical
For the new round back receiver Savage Rifles Item number: 180160774036
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