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Posted: 1/14/2021 7:33:53 PM EST
[Last Edit: 1/14/2021 7:56:47 PM EST by PhilipPeake]
Can't find any reliable info on this anywhere.
Anyone have a clue what torque to use for direct-mount scope rings on the T1X??
Link Posted: 2/7/2021 8:37:02 PM EST
[Last Edit: 2/7/2021 8:40:53 PM EST by SilentDeath12886]
Who makes your rings?  I assume they did not supply you with instructions or specifications.

Don't know about direct mounted scope rings, but my DIP scope mount base recommends 7-8 INCH POUNDS with purple Locktite to mount the base onto the receiver.

Rings to base torque on Vortex rings is 30 In/lbs.

Rings to scope torque on Vortex rings and Vortex scopes is 18 in/lbs
Link Posted: 2/9/2021 5:54:45 PM EST
25 in/lb for the base and 15 in/lb for the rings seem pretty common on the low end.
Link Posted: 2/10/2021 8:56:07 PM EST
I looked up EGW installation instructions.  They recommend 20 in/lbs for their scope bases.
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