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Old October 5, 2000, 12:39 PM   #1
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I have a HOWA 1500 in .308 with the heavy barrel. I'm going to be mounting a Simmons Whitetail 3.5-10 x 40 scope on it that I just bought. I would like to get some sugestions on rings and bases that others have used for similar set ups? Two piece or one piece bases?
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Old October 5, 2000, 02:33 PM   #2
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My opinion is that you should get the Leupold mounts. I have used these for years and love them. I believe that your Howa will use the same bases and rings as for the Remington 700. Don't hold me to that, but that is what is popping into my mind.
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Old October 5, 2000, 02:55 PM   #3
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Same rings and bases as the Weatherby Vanguard. Believe it or not, it's the same gun!
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Old October 5, 2000, 08:51 PM   #4
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I also have a Howa 1500 .308 and the Leupold rings and bases that fit a Remington 700 will work just fine.
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