No issues with tube length if you choose the right mounts.
Talley bases with their QD rings work perfect. Also have used Warne bases and Leupold QD rings without any problems.
Here is 416 set up with Warne and Leupold
I am doing a that already. 2023 safari will be held until I complete a 2024 trip and have both those combined and shipped back. Made arrangements with the Taxidermist and trust them. They had done all my previous safaris so have confidence in them.
I have had no issues travel wise with them in my rifles. Five trips so far and no issues. They are sealed inside the stocks and not easily removed. Yes the do add weight to the rifles but I have become accustomed to carrying without issue.
I have completed 5 trips and number 6 booked for 2024. Same outfitter and PH. We have become good friends and he knows all my health issues and has plans in place if needed. We have hunted his main farm in NorthWest, traveled to Limpopo and Kalahari region. I discus what I want...
I have used Trophy Shippers since Tom has left. No issues for me. John and Alan both have taken care of what needed done without issue. Communication was good thru it all on 2021 and 2022 shipments.
2023 safari is pending and will still use them for it
I try book as early as I can to get the seats that I want and when the price is right.
Watched Delta flights for June 2024 when they dates first opened up for my hunt.
They had been all over the place price wise for Comfort+ or Premium Select.
One morning about 7am there was a price drop and...
Leupold VX6 HD 3-18x50 FireDot Duplex.
Scope is in great condition. Very light ring marks that photos will barely pick up. Free turret has been used. I have put back on the turret that came with scope. No box, papers or lens caps. This scope is off my 300 Win Mag. Has been on 1 safari other...
Call Midwest Gun works. Picked up one from them about 5 weeks ago. They did have them. Not listed on web site. I called them. I got follower, mag box and spring.
Also. Call Winchester Parts Dept.
they had also. A little higher in price. They made a run of 416 Rem mags so they have some.
Welcome. Lots of good sponsors here, you will get a lot of suggestions. As mentioned already. May-June time frame I suggest.
Cooler weather, and hopefully not as green. I did April this year and will stay with Late May and June from now on.
Was warm and very green.