CZ 455 Rail

RG86

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Aug 14, 2017
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Ok folks last question for at least 2 minutes.

Can I get some recommendations on a rail for the 455? I am leaning heavily towards the Area 419 15 MOA rail. Any reason not to? I don’t own any of their products currently but I have heard nothing but good things.
 

PLX65

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Feb 5, 2018
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You can not go wrong with the 419 rail it’s the best in class. I use a 30 moa running a Vortex PST Gen II 5-25
 

Lmatt

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May 16, 2017
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Area 419 is probably the best, but DIP and EGW also make pic rails for 455s. IMO, the EGW is too tall and the DIP is held in place with set screws, so the 419 wins my vote.
Would you happen to be able to tell me how high the 419 is? I'm looking to put a 56mm objective on my Trainer and wondering if 1" (height) rings will work. I cleared a 60mm with 1.18" and a the DIP rail. So I assume I will have plenty of room.
 

RG86

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Aug 14, 2017
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Thanks folks. 419 30moa ordered. Along with a hoodie!!
Best part is they didn’t screw me on shipping to Alaska. That was refreshing.
 
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Would you happen to be able to tell me how high the 419 is? I'm looking to put a 56mm objective on my Trainer and wondering if 1" (height) rings will work. I cleared a 60mm with 1.18" and a the DIP rail. So I assume I will have plenty of room.
I use the Area 419 and medium Vortex Precision Rings and my Sightron SIII has a 60mm objective and it clears. I think the vortex medium ring height is .89”

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Likes: Lmatt
May 16, 2017
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Ordered a 15 moa. Although 3 Kirkland diapers seem about perfect as long as you apply the correct amount of tension to your bungee cord 🤣 850207AE-AA7E-480E-B916-44F6F4842988.jpeg
 
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For others who are wondering about how much MOA is needed in the rails .... Tony Kidd says the following:

If you shoot from 25 to 50 yards the Zero MOA is the way to go. If you are shooting from 50 to 100 you should go with the 10 MOA and if you shoot 100 yard or more the 20 MOA will work the best for you.

The concept was explained to me that we want the target to be in the mechanical center of the scope at the distance we most commonly shoot at so that lens distortion and edge effects are minimized.
 
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If you need a low base, the DiP is fine. The set screws aren't optimal, but the clamping effect of the actual rings will hold it tight to the 11mm groove. Area 419 is the best from all I've seen. I put thin shims under the set screws to keep them from marking up the receiver. Lead shot works too, but it will compress and the rail will slide off if you remove the rings.
 
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