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Old November 22, 2009, 06:15 PM   #1
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Help with ruger model 77

I have a ruger model 77 pre 1991 and the bases are not machined into the rifle as they are on the mark II, I know that weaver makes top mount bases to match the rifle but what size will I need. Any help or any other suggestions to make it work would be nice. thanks
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Old November 22, 2009, 07:49 PM   #2
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Just saw this in an old Gun Digest I was reading last night. Use Remington 700 bases for the round top Ruger 77, with corresponding action length/cartridge size if it's a one piece base setup.
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Old November 24, 2009, 08:30 PM   #3
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It doesn't matter - use two Weaver bases (front/rear) for a Rem 700.

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