Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
SubhanKhalid, Ydennekb, MuleyMadness, Jay Messersmith, RynoRadams
61136 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 79416
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43943
BOBO the Clown 41411
BMD 40578
Big Orn 37484
bill oxner 34607
txshntr 34087
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 30951
facebook
Forum Stats
61136 Members
46 Forums
416501 Topics
5756364 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6623273 - 01/08/17 09:37 PM Revolver optics
BigPig Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/27/09
Posts: 10185
Loc: Forney, Tx
In need suggestions for a new optic for my S&W 460XVR. This things thumps when fired, and due to the thump it keeps knocking screws loose on my Burris FF3. I get roughly 20 shots before it's loose. I'm looking for something that has at least 2 clamping screws to hold it on to the rail. Don't want to go tonanscope necessarily unless it's a fixed 3x or less. 2MOA dot or smaller
_________________________
Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

Originally Posted By: pegasaurus
Enjoy it while you can. One day you might be complaining about NOT getting random pop-ups in the morning. grin

Top
#6623303 - 01/08/17 09:57 PM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
QuitShootinYoungBucks Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 11/01/12
Posts: 7002
Loc: Lubbock, TX
Loctite 242?
_________________________

Top
#6623335 - 01/08/17 10:28 PM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
BigPig Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/27/09
Posts: 10185
Loc: Forney, Tx
I don't know what color that is but blue, red, and purple isn't working. Thought about trying rockset but sometimes I need to remove it because it knocks the base screws loose.
_________________________
Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

Originally Posted By: pegasaurus
Enjoy it while you can. One day you might be complaining about NOT getting random pop-ups in the morning. grin

Top
#6623435 - 01/09/17 05:32 AM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
ChasCZ Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 06/26/15
Posts: 31
Loc: Michigan/Texas in Winter
I had a Rem XP1 in 350 Rem Mag. I ended up having to put 3 rings on it.

Top
#6623463 - 01/09/17 06:32 AM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
SR025 Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/01/10
Posts: 5535
Loc: DFW
Originally Posted By: BigPig
I don't know what color that is but blue, red, and purple isn't working. Thought about trying rockset but sometimes I need to remove it because it knocks the base screws loose.



Jb weld nidea
_________________________

Top
#6623611 - 01/09/17 08:34 AM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
TexFlip Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 08/18/12
Posts: 9096
Loc: Chambers County
Buy a Leupold and get Weigand mounts. http://www.jackweigand.com/
_________________________

Top
#6623685 - 01/09/17 09:28 AM Re: Revolver optics [Re: TexFlip]
BigPig Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/27/09
Posts: 10185
Loc: Forney, Tx
Originally Posted By: ChasCZ
I had a Rem XP1 in 350 Rem Mag. I ended up having to put 3 rings on it.


I had 3 rings when I used a Burris scope but it didn't hold zero after a year.

Originally Posted By: TexFlip
Buy a Leupold and get Weigand mounts. http://www.jackweigand.com/


I have their old style mount that doesn't use the factory rear sight mounting, glad to see they changed it
_________________________
Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

Originally Posted By: pegasaurus
Enjoy it while you can. One day you might be complaining about NOT getting random pop-ups in the morning. grin

Top
#6623686 - 01/09/17 09:28 AM Re: Revolver optics [Re: SR025]
BigPig Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/27/09
Posts: 10185
Loc: Forney, Tx
Originally Posted By: SR025
Originally Posted By: BigPig
I don't know what color that is but blue, red, and purple isn't working. Thought about trying rockset but sometimes I need to remove it because it knocks the base screws loose.



Jb weld nidea


May just have it fully welded
_________________________
Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

Originally Posted By: pegasaurus
Enjoy it while you can. One day you might be complaining about NOT getting random pop-ups in the morning. grin

Top
#6624766 - 01/09/17 07:52 PM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
Buzzsaw Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 6050
Loc: Frisco, Texas
look at weigand magnum with 3 rings
_________________________
"I ain't here for a long time, I'm here for a good time"
King George Straight



Top
#6624774 - 01/09/17 07:56 PM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
Buzzsaw Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 6050
Loc: Frisco, Texas
4 magnum rings
_________________________
"I ain't here for a long time, I'm here for a good time"
King George Straight



Top
#6625891 - 01/10/17 11:58 AM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
Tactical Cowboy Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 3029
Loc: Abilene
TSOB
_________________________
The secret to a long life is to try not to shorten it

Powder coated cast bullets available. https://www.facebook.com/lazyhbullets/

Top
#6626186 - 01/10/17 02:50 PM Re: Revolver optics [Re: Tactical Cowboy]
BigPig Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/27/09
Posts: 10185
Loc: Forney, Tx
Originally Posted By: Tactical Cowboy
TSOB


???
_________________________
Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Ever spit it out rather than swallow it?

Originally Posted By: pegasaurus
Enjoy it while you can. One day you might be complaining about NOT getting random pop-ups in the morning. grin

Top
#6626211 - 01/10/17 03:10 PM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
QuitShootinYoungBucks Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 11/01/12
Posts: 7002
Loc: Lubbock, TX
Originally Posted By: BigPig
Originally Posted By: Tactical Cowboy
TSOB


???


Maybe this

http://sskindustries.com/tsob/


Somebody on the S&W forum mentioned Ultradot for bigger pistols. Midway has several including this one
http://www.midwayusa.com/product/293965/...tyle-base-matte
_________________________

Top
#6630051 - 01/12/17 08:48 PM Re: Revolver optics [Re: BigPig]
texaspatriot.308 Offline
Pro Tracker

Registered: 07/15/08
Posts: 1102
Loc: Luling Texas USA
I have only scoped one pistol and it was a .357 mag Ruger Blackhawk with Wiegand mounts and a Burriss scope...and I agree with that old pistol expert (who I wish I would have known) Elmer Keith....scoping a pistol is just not a great idea.
_________________________
TexasPatriot.308

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide