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Gun Service, Ltd.


741 Main Street Claremont, NH
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 EAW Magnum Fixed Mount....A little history.... Back in the late '80's early '90's the creation of lightweight magnums in composite stocks was all the rage. See before that we had heavy barreled magnums in wood stocks. The weight of the barrel and wooden stock helped absorb the magnum recoil. These new lightweight magnums needed something to take the bite away. The muzzlebrake came into service. The down side of an effective muzzlebrake is the added vibration. If there are 5 rows of holes in a brake there will be 5 individual shockwaves resonating down the barrel everytime the gun is fired. All this added vibration can shake things apart, like a scope mount.

We are all accustom to the old standard "Redfield" and "Leupold" mounts that have a rotary front ring and a rear ring held in place by two large windage screws. Well those two large screws are actually only holding onto a small tab of soft steel. Many gunsmiths and gun owners tend to over tighten these screws to secure the ring. Well this tightening actually creates more issues. The tightening process bends the small tabs down in such a way that the rear ring will only be resting on the point of these two tabs. This greatly reduces the ring surface to base area and its ability to hold the scope in place under all that vibration. I have often referred to these mounts as "One Season" mounts. The guy buys a new gun. He mounts a scope with the "old standard" mount. Gets the gun sighted in, if he is lucky enough, then hunts. It's the next fall when he pulls the gun out and starts checking his zero that things go a stray. What will first happen is his point of impact will shift, often time stringing up and to one side of the other. Then groups become erratic and all over the place. If not caught in time scope damage occurs, as the rear ring will release itself from grip of those two large screws and the soft steel post in the front ring gives way......

After reinforcing or having to replace countless numbers of scope mounts due to recoil abuse, NECG worked with EAW on a solution. The outcome was the "EAW Magnum Fixed Mount". By incorporating a perpendicular dovetail onto the rear scope base we gave the rear ring something to truly hold onto and this dovetail provides shear strength the "old standard" mount could only dream of. The mount utlizes two windage screws for rough windage correction. We also incorporated the EAW Pivot Mount front base and front ring into the Magnum Fixed Mount. By using the hinged front ring we can raise and lower the rear of the scope to level it to the bores axis as the rear rings come in .5mm / .020" increments. This means: NO MORE SHIMS!!! We offer the EAW Magnum Fixed Mount for many popular rifles.

 

                                                      

EAW Magnum Fixed Rear Base                                 EAW Rear Rings from 4mm to 12mm 

  

 



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New England Custom Gun, Ltd.     741 Main Street     Claremont, NH 03743
Phone: (603) 287-4836     Fax: (603) 287-4832      E-Mail:
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New England Custom Gun Service, Ltdspecializes in top quality gunmaking, gunsmithing and firearm restoration services to the sporting arms community, as well as high quality long arms, optics and gun components. Our shotgun line includes AyA and Blaser F16 shotguns, as well as drillings and combination guns from Germany by such makers as Merkel, and Krieghoff. Big bore guns, such as double rifles from Krieghoff, are available as well as bolt action rifles from these and other makers, including Sauer, Blaser, Dakota, and Mauser M12 & M18. Although not extensive, our used guns list is definitely worth checking if you are in seach of the occasional gem. We also offer our extensive gun components and gunsmithing tools list features a large assortment of scope mounts by EAW Recknagel, quality gun sights and gun accessories, including express sights by Recknagel, as well as our newly developed receiver sights, the NECG Peep Sight for Ruger rifles, Weaver Bases, Grooved 22 and now the CZ Peep 527 & CZ 550. You'll find a lot of knowledge at NECG. Please browse through all we have to offer. Then let us know how we can be of service!

NECG now imports RWS Ammunition from Germany in hard to find metric ammunition as well as offering lead free bullet options in American calibers. NECG offers Ghost Ring Peep sights for the CZ 527 and CZ 550 and a RUGER Ghost Ring peep sight for Ruger firearms with integral scope bases. NECG is also a place to book your next African plains game hunt to the Eastern Cape of South Africa. NECG also offers ERATAC and Recknagel Picatinny Rails, Bore-Blitz pull through bore cleaners and now GPO-USA or German Precision Optics along with Leica, MEOPTASwarovski and Zeiss.

 

Refunds: A refund for the purchase price of the item, purchased directly from NECG, is possible by returning the unused item directly to us.