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Posted in thread: Scope Mounting Problem on 01-26-2014 at 07:15 PM
Thanks for the numbers! I looked them up on the following page. click on the tab Recommended
Firearms. The only Savage on that list is the Axis. Doesn't add up! In your shoes I'd be on the
phone or c...
Posted in thread: Scope Mounting Problem on 01-26-2014 at 06:27 PM
Good ideas Triumphman. Reversing the bases is worth a try. I would expect and it looks to be
that the hole spacing is the same on both bases. The bases are currently as they are pictured
on a Remingto...
Posted in thread: Scope Mounting Problem on 01-25-2014 at 07:08 PM
The more I look at the picture, the more it seems you got the wrong set for this rifle. The
line of sight is angled to the probable POI. I know a little about the Leupold mounts, two of
my rifles gave...
Posted in thread: Scope Mounting Problem on 01-25-2014 at 07:24 AM
Here are quick answers to all of the questions and comments.The Leupold "Standard" rear base
has windage screws. The "Dual Dovetail" does not. rear base overhang is normal.Yes, the scope
is high. Th...
Posted in thread: Scope Mounting Problem on 01-24-2014 at 08:41 PM
I recently purchased and installed Leupold two-piece Dual Dovetail bases and rings on a
long-range Savage 112 BVSS rifle. I then mounted an inexpensive but normal Tasco 10-40x50 mm
scope with a 1" tub...
Posted in thread: Barrel Movement on 01-13-2014 at 07:32 PM
[QUOTE=dwmiller;1481765]The barreled action and stock don't move. They are the " zero" that we
measure the bullet deflection from....There is movement of the barrel relative to the stock. It
is easy t...
Posted in thread: Barrel Movement on 01-13-2014 at 04:17 PM
[QUOTE=Mercator;1480392]Your hand does not flex the barrel like a tuning fork. It only shifts
the stock relative to the barreled action (or you could say it vice versa) I think I understand
Posted in thread: Barrel Movement on 01-11-2014 at 10:12 PM
I've always known that the barrel vibrates when fired but I would have never guessed you see
the movement just by applying pressure with your hands. Interesting! :)Yes, it surprised me
too. I also kne...
Posted in thread: Barrel Movement on 01-11-2014 at 06:54 AM
I've recently observed that if I push and pull on the end of the barrel of a heavy-barreled,
long-range Savage 112 BVSS, I can see the free-floating barrel move relative to the stock. The
action is to...
Posted in thread: More Black with Bronze Phosphor Brush on 01-11-2014 at 06:41 AM
Thanks Mercator. Thanks for sticking with the topic. It's still a bit unresolved but more
observation may eventually resolve the problem. But one thing I will change is not getting so
upset with black...