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Rings for my new VX-5HD #7767986 03/11/20 12:30 AM
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Just arrived today and I'm pretty stoked. Looking for suggestions on rings to mount this dude on my Remington 700 in 7mmMag.

Thanks!


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Re: Rings for my new VX-5HD [Re: wsjaxIV] #7768001 03/11/20 12:54 AM
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First, get a picatinny scope base. Then buy quality rings like Seekins, TPS, or Talley Tactical.


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Haha yea I polished that thing for hours.
Re: Rings for my new VX-5HD [Re: wsjaxIV] #7768036 03/11/20 01:36 AM
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Burris Signature Zee rings.

Re: Rings for my new VX-5HD [Re: wsjaxIV] #7776210 03/18/20 03:04 PM
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I'd suggest a unimount that bolts directly to receiver for a hunting rifle. Simple, and strong. Nightforce makes one, see link below. Might be able to get away with the shorter one too. It won't be cheap, but it won't ever let you down.
Nightforce Direct Mount

Re: Rings for my new VX-5HD [Re: wsjaxIV] #7776272 03/18/20 03:41 PM
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Hawkins precision rings. They offer either pic style or ultra lite reciever mounts.


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Re: Rings for my new VX-5HD [Re: wsjaxIV] #7783170 03/24/20 01:42 AM
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I have that exact rifle and scope 3-15x. I used Tally one piece low profile rings.

Re: Rings for my new VX-5HD [Re: wsjaxIV] #7791273 03/31/20 05:57 PM
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Thanks, everyone. I wound up getting Seekins rings. Just waiting on my gunsmith to let be bring the rifle over!


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Seekins is a great way to go for rings. They also make the Vortex PMR rings for vortex, so if you can find one but not the other in the height you need, buy with confidence.

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Seekins is a great way to go for rings. They also make the Vortex PMR rings for vortex, so if you can find one but not the other in the height you need, buy with confidence.

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Originally Posted by Roughneck913
Seekins is a great way to go for rings. They also make the Vortex PMR rings for vortex, so if you can find one but not the other in the height you need, buy with confidence.

Yep

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Seekins, Badger, or IOTA's, I have all of these and all are good. IOTA's are my favorite so far.

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Originally Posted by wsjaxIV
Thanks, everyone. I wound up getting Seekins rings. Just waiting on my gunsmith to let be bring the rifle over!


Just curious, why are u waiting on a gunsmith? Is it for mounting?

Re: Rings for my new VX-5HD [Re: Korean Redneck] #7796710 04/05/20 09:23 PM
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Yes, I need the old scope removed, picatinny rail installed, rings and scope mounted, scope boresighted, and I have a new trigger as well.


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