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Old February 3, 2014, 11:14 PM   #1
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Need recommendation for a bipod/monopod for a Ruger Super Blackhawk Hunter

I mounted a scope on my dad's Super Blackhawk Hunter 8 inch barrel and it is heavy as hell. He mentioned getting a bipod/monopod for it. Well, his birthday is coming up next month and I'd like to get one for him. I've googled but am not having a lot of luck. What kind of bipod/monopod would be right for it and how would I mount it?
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Old February 3, 2014, 11:40 PM   #2
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What does he plan on doing with the gun?
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Old February 3, 2014, 11:48 PM   #3
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Benchrest target shooting and shooting at hogs from a stand mostly.
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Old February 3, 2014, 11:55 PM   #4
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Don't mount anything to the gun, it is heavy enough as it is. Get him something like this or something similar to this I use a short set of sticks most of the time, but the tall set is good for tall brush and grass while hunting.
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Old February 4, 2014, 10:43 AM   #5
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I too recommend against the mounting of a bipod as the mounting position may make a difference of POI between shooting off the bipod and shooting freehand. I suggest either bags or a pistol rest for bench and stand shooting and a shooting stick for when walking. Just make sure to mount the revolver properly and not just rest the barrel.

I use one of these for bench and just a cheapo telescoping shooting stick for the field.

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