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Burris XTR rings #8047829 11/12/20 12:11 PM
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I inherited a rifle that was drilled and tapped a little off and can't adjust.

Anybody have experience with these?


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Re: Burris XTR rings [Re: Dave Davidson] #8047906 11/12/20 01:51 PM
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They have shims that come in a kit with the rings to adjust the scope height, but there is not right or left adjustment......


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Marc - rotate those and you'll get right and left...nothing says you can't put the inserts () like that inside the rings.

I use and have used the XTR rings (don't have any currentlyb but I have the signature zee rings on every bench gun I own) but I can't say I've used the inserts in this manner. However, Burris addresses this issue in their instructions on the inserts.

Yes, it'll work...order them.


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Re: Burris XTR rings [Re: Dave Davidson] #8048102 11/12/20 03:52 PM
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The illustration show that they can chase the bullet ant direction. Not so?


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Originally Posted by Judd
Marc - rotate those and you'll get right and left...nothing says you can't put the inserts () like that inside the rings.

I use and have used the XTR rings (don't have any currentlyb but I have the signature zee rings on every bench gun I own) but I can't say I've used the inserts in this manner. However, Burris addresses this issue in their instructions on the inserts.

Yes, it'll work...order them.

That's good info Judd, I have the rings on my 6.5CR and was not aware they could be used that way as well.......up

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Originally Posted by Dave Davidson
The illustration show that they can chase the bullet ant direction. Not so?

That's what can happen assuming on my part Dave......see post above.......


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Weld up those bad holes and drill and tap new ones.


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Re: Burris XTR rings [Re: Dave Davidson] #8049002 11/13/20 03:40 AM
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The Signature Zee rings work well. There is also a very good video on Youtube.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcRAX5OLtJE

Hope this helps.

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Fireman, I tried that with 2 different gunsmiths. They never got around to it.


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Re: Burris XTR rings [Re: Dave Davidson] #8059375 11/22/20 12:47 AM
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I have a rifle that shoots about a foot and a half to the left. I used the Burris rings to correct and zero. They worked fine , just follow the instructions.

I have used them on several other rifles, just not to correct for left to right, and like them.

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