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scope mount

Postby gunfriendly6 on Thu Feb 21, 2013 7:36 pm

I'm looking to put a 8-32x56 Nightforce NXS scope on my Savage 110BA. I would like to use a Nightforce Unimount, preferably ultralite. What height will I need to clear the front of the picatinny rail with a cover on the scope? There's a slight scallop at the end of the picatinny and I have an adjustable cheek pad so probably not a big comfort issue with the increased height, but I'd still like to stay as close to the bore as possible without damaging the scope on recoil.
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Re: scope mount

Postby Steven_L on Fri Feb 22, 2013 2:21 pm

Nightforce recommends the 1.125 height for a 56mm objective with a heavy barrel.
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