Ransom Windage Base for Master Series Rest® Is a 2 piece unit the bottom portion of the windage base. We suggest that it is firmly attached to a wooden base. Or the Ransom Master Series Base Sold separately Hardware screws are supplied with the windage. to attached to a wooden base if you choose We recommend 1inch thick plywood, with 1x1inch wooden strips at the front and rear of the wooden base to isolate the Windage base from twisting forces that may be applied when the base is clamped to the shooting bench. Make sure the wooden base that you design is firmly clamped to the shooting bench, and that the bench itself is sound and secure. C-clamps represent a quick, easy and portable method for clamping the wooden base to the shooting bench. The wooden base used for the Ransom Master Series Rest should be level. If the rest is not level, accuracy and repeatability of shooting tests may be affected.
The top Portion of the windage base is mounted to the bottom of the Master Series Rest® using the machine screws provided. Once the Master Series Rest® is mounted to the windage top, using the machine screws provided. then the top is mounted to the windage bottom with the 3 foot ball knobs provided.Now this allows for horizontal adjustment of the Master Series Rest® without removing the rest or bench to re aim or having to re bolt down rest. Making the accuracy test repeatable and more accurate. when sighting in target or multiple targets or doing target clusters , then adjusting and doing another cluster..very useful in that regard also. Just loosen the two rear football knobs, and using the marks at the rear of the Windage Plate you will see adjustment marks. Using those as reference, and zero is marked, you are able to accurately adjust left or right a few degrees. Effectively changing target aim location by quite a bit. Now depending on the distance of target aimed at depends on how much adjustment is needed. The two side round adjustment knobs are used together to adjust left or right. and are used for the adjustments, and the fine adjustments. Please note when adjusting the round knobs, if you are tightening one you must be loosing the other round knob to properly adjust left and right. Adjustments are all done snug tight and hand tight method. This is using your hands only with the knobs installed and provided no tools needed makes things quick simple reliable.
Windage base specs
Material and specs : A highly formulated vibration dampening light weight casting, witch has been CNC Aerospace machined flat and parallel within .001 , with all mounting threads and adjustment marks machined perpendicular at very tight tolerances
Includes mounting screws and related hardware. $232.58
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