New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Ring Size for Rem LTR
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Check GunBroker.com for SWFA's No Reserve and No Minimum bid firearm auctions.

Ring Size for Rem LTR

 Post Reply Post Reply   Topic Search Topic Search  Topic Options Topic Options
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: September/10/2006 at 15:18
Vtech26 View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper
Avatar

Joined: September/10/2006
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 2
Hi,
I just ordered an Zeiss Conquest 6.5 - 20 x 50mm scope which has 1" tube, and am going to order a badger base and some badger rings (with 1" inserts).  Question is, what size rings should I use and what will fit??  I plan on using butler creek flip up caps.   This setup is going to be on a Rem 700 LTR.

Thanks,
Harold
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: September/10/2006 at 15:50
cheaptrick View Drop Down
MODERATOR
MODERATOR
Avatar

Joined: September/27/2004
Location: South Carolina
Status: Offline
Points: 20474

Originally posted by Vtech26 Vtech26 wrote:

Hi,
I just ordered an Zeiss Conquest 6.5 - 20 x 50mm scope which has 1" tube, and am going to order a badger base and some badger rings (with 1" inserts).  Question is, what size rings should I use and what will fit??  I plan on using butler creek flip up caps.   This setup is going to be on a Rem 700 LTR.

Thanks,
Harold

 

Welcome to The OT!!

 

I recommend using a Badger 20 MOA rail for the Conquest. They are nice scopes, but suffer dismally from a lack of elevation.

You will need medium Badger rings with a 50mm objective.

 

I'm a big Badger guy....Ask anyone on here.

But, that's a chunk of coin to lay down WITH the inserts.

 

What about a Badger 20 MOA rail and Leupold Mark 4 1" rings??

Save a few bucks.

http://www.riflescopes.com/products/LEU60595/leupold_mark_4_ 1_rings.htm

 

Warne also makes superb 1" rings for a fraction of the cost of Badgers.

 

Something to think about. You can't go wrong with Badger Ord. either. 

 

Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: September/10/2006 at 16:50
Vtech26 View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper
Avatar

Joined: September/10/2006
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 2
Cheaptrick,

Thanks for the speedy reply!  I appreciate all the info.  I'm gonna probably stick with the badger rings.  Will let you guys know how I make out.

Harold
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: September/10/2006 at 17:01
cheaptrick View Drop Down
MODERATOR
MODERATOR
Avatar

Joined: September/27/2004
Location: South Carolina
Status: Offline
Points: 20474

Originally posted by Vtech26 Vtech26 wrote:

Cheaptrick,

Thanks for the speedy reply!  I appreciate all the info.  I'm gonna probably stick with the badger rings.  Will let you guys know how I make out.

Harold

 

Can't say I blame you!!

Best wishes!!

 

Be sure to get the 20 MOA rail though!!

 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "Ring Size for Rem LTR"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
Valdada Rings/Bases Rem 700 LTR PilotRPI Rings and bases 6
Suggest Rings & mounts for Rem LTR WESB Rings and bases 1 4/13/2007 12:12:09 AM
Ring size for my Rem. 700 cmbuell Rings and bases 5
Scope for Rem 700 LTR Newone Tactical Scopes 6 3/16/2007 8:27:34 AM
Scope for Rem 700 LTR .308 Crusader Tactical Scopes 8 1/28/2005 12:14:32 PM
What ring size for RAR wiht a 4x12x40MM scope Majja13 Rings and bases 5
Savage 16 scope ring size boggintuff Firearms 7
Which size rings? hkv0501 Rings and bases 1
What size rings for .... NoahbodyImportant Rings and bases 1
? on size of 35mm rings savage2506 Rings and bases 5


This page was generated in 0.297 seconds.