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#196742 - 12/22/18 07:28 AM Re: Warne Ruger Rings? ... [Re: Franchise]
45MAN
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FRANCHISE: A LONG TIME AGO, POSSIBLY IN THE LATTER PART OF THE 20th CENTURY, I HAD A SUPER REDHAWK IN 44 MAG BUT THE SCOPE WOULD SLIP IN THE RINGS AND THE RINGS WUD LOOSEN UP FROM THE BASE, SINCE THEN I HAVE NEVER WANTED TO TRY A RUGER SRH OR A BH HUNTER, ALTHOUGH I SEE THAT A LOT OF GUYS USE THEM (AND DON'T COMPLAIN ABOUT THEM). MAYBE NOW THAT I KNOW ABOUT THE WARNE RINGS I MAY GIVE A SRH A TRY.
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#196745 - 12/22/18 09:27 AM Re: Warne Ruger Rings? ... [Re: 45MAN]
Franchise
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Rey, I guarantee that a scope won't slip in the Warne rings...they are tough as nails....I have only 2 Warne rings on my 416 Barnes Competitor and I've had no issues with scope slippage.

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#196746 - 12/22/18 10:25 AM Re: Warne Ruger Rings? ... [Re: Franchise]
KYODE
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All it takes to keep a scope from slipping in ruger rings are ?friction pads?.... simply sticky back label placed inside ring halves. Have had a redhawk since about 1987, thats had nothing but maximum 240gr loads thru it. also have a Ruger sbh bisley hunter. Ruger rings are great imo.
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#196748 - 12/22/18 05:59 PM Re: Warne Ruger Rings? ... [Re: KYODE]
PsTaN
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I had issues with the Ruger rings that shipped with my gun. I did not lap them and they were harsh on the tube of my UltraDot to put it lightly. I chalked that up to me not doing my due diligence, but decided I wouldn?t use them again.

Whilst I have a Weigand base that I trust with small light weight stuff, I wanted the Warnes as I?m about to install a scope. I?ll post a pic once it?s done.
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