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Is lapping needed?
Tech Tips

Is lapping needed?

When using some designs of scope mounts, lapping is recommended to get the best performance. Lapping can increase the amount of surface contact between the ring and scope tube, and also help with proper alignment between the scope rings.  If one were to read the installation instructions for Warne Maxima vertically split rings, Lapping is... read more >>

What is sintered steel?
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What is sintered steel?

Warne Maxima and Tactical rings were a ground breaking product when they were first introduced.  Many of the processes and technologies that are used had never been seen before in the scope mount industry.  One of the major contributing technological advances was the use of sintered steel for the ring bodies.  Previous models of Warne... read more >>

Picatinny Vs. Weaver Style Bases
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Picatinny Vs. Weaver Style Bases

One of the many benefits to Warne Maxima, Tactical and MSR rings is that they have the ability to mount to any picatinny or weaver style base.  We are often asked how that is possible considering there are many companies who make rings specifically for a picatinny rail, or specifically for a weaver style base.... read more >>

Why Vertically Split?
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Why Vertically Split?

One of the defining features of Warne Maxima scope rings is that they are vertically split. Due to their unique design, one of the most common questions we get is “Why is the vertical split better than horizontal?” That is a difficult question to answer because both designs work, both will mount a scope to a... read more >>