Discussion Starter • #1 • Nov 25, 2011. Do red dots have magnification like scopes? A forum community dedicated to Ruger firearm owners and enthusiasts. For ultralight 44 mag loads I used 5grs of red dot ran about 800-850 no recoil to speak of . Would like to know if any one has had experience working up Red Dot loads...(have a lot on hand). with a flush seated 148HBWC. looking hard at a matchdot ll. Looking to put a scope on my Ruger Super Redhawk, 44mag, 9.5" barrel. My group size was cut in half and I could get my sight picture much faster. There is no pressures listed. My initial experiment with mounting a different red dot on my 44 Magnum revolver, expectedly, did not go well. Intl. Bullet sizes vary from .429" for jacketed to .432" for some lead in diameter. Holiday Returns, eligible orders placed through December 24, 2020 benefit from an extended I also have a millet on a Super Redhawk 44 MAG and one on my Super Redhawk 454 Casull. Magnum. 38 Special +P. Two complaints: First, battery life is on the order of minutes, like maybe 20 or so. Toll-Free: +1-800-504-5897 45 Colt. We have Holographic sights, lasers and more from great brands like Eotech, Trijicon, Streamlight, Leupold, Vortex and more. Learn more about our 01-25-2011, 10:04 PM #2. versifier. So I recommend the Ultra-Dot and the Millet. So I recommend the Ultra-Dot and the Millet. 44 Russian (Cowboy Action) 44 S&W Special (Cowboy Action) 44-40 Win. with a 150-160 gr. Rating - 100%. Waterproof: Yes 6. Cowboy slug or 3 grs. See individual spec sheets for model specific features. Quick Stats 1. Joined Sep 1, 2007 Messages 4,571 Likes 3,166 Location Fairhaven, MA. Thank you, Tim Come join the discussion about optics, hunting, gunsmithing, styles, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more! I am a fan of the whole Red Dot Holographic sight thing because you can shoot with both eyes open. I have well over 2000 rounds on that one red-dot. Principal Purpose: Light and standard 12 ga. target loads Secondary Uses: Handgun loads Remarks: The number one premium clay target powder, now 50 percent cleaner. 44 Russian (Cowboy Action) 44 S&W Special (Cowboy Action) 44-40 Win. the front sights easy to remove, i took mine off just to see how it works. We want to ensure that making a return is as easy as possible! It fit nicely in both my 44mag rifle and pistol. 12 gauge. my choice in a scope would be a Leupold 2power. (Cowboy Action) 32 S&W Long (Cowboy Action) 38 Special (Cowboy Action) The technology of showing the reticle … Perfect medicine for the coyotes that keep eating our chickens. Sign up and get exclusive access to promotions, sales events, pre-order sales & more! Red dot sights dramatically increase targeting speed in short range shooting situations. In those instances magnification is more of a hindrance than anything and I'm comfortable shooting a red dot out to the point where I'd be comfortable taking a shot with a 44 … I recently bought Ruger Super Redhawk .44 magnum with a 7.5 inch barrel. Red Dot: Select A Caliber or Gauge Below To View Recipes. Lots of rounds fired and no problems. What would/do you use? : +1-847-513-6201 I want to get a red dot sight or some type of scope for this gun but am lost as to what to get. Given your requirements I would put the fiber optic sight on it and limit your hunting shots to match your accuracy. Anyone tried an ATN or one of the multi-reticle BSA's on a magnum handgun ? Return Policy. Bullet sizes vary from .429" for jacketed to .432" for some lead in diameter. The laser quit and the objective glass is now rattling around in the tube. This is a personal favorite of author Max Prasac for hunting revolver and target-shooting applications. Feb 12, 2015 #26/37 just picked up a 629-4 last night. I have a 1983 RedHawk .44 magnum that I like a lot. We'll even cover the cost of return shipping. Lots of rounds fired and no problems. Typically, the red dot sight is quite faster to utilize as compared to a .44 Magnum scope. However, like most pistol cartridges, the.44 Magnum “wakes up” out of a carbine length rifle barrel. (Cowboy Action) 32 S&W Long (Cowboy Action) 38 Special (Cowboy Action) Red Dot for 44 Mag Anybody got loads for 44 mag -Red Dot Powder-250 Cast? JavaScript is disabled. Features listed above are available on all standard models, but may not appear on Distributor Exclusive models. Mostly target shooting. I really appreciate the advice! CONFIRMATION vs AIMING WITH A RED DOT - Duane "Buck" Buckner with Telluric Training explains common mistakes of aiming with a red dot.& … read more. Green Dot is a bit slower than Bullseye or Red Dot. Red Dot was originally intended as a shotshell powder for ⅞- to 1⅛-ounce target and field loads in the 12 gauge. It looked real good until I fired the first shot then the thing came unglued. I have a marlin 336 with the stock sights and get decent group. 44 Rem. return deadline (January 15, 2021 or 30 days after receipt of your order - whichever is later). See individual spec sheets for model specific features. A red dot sight might be fine on a pistol caliber carbine, such as a.327 Mag.,.357 Mag., or.44 Mag. NES Member. For hog hunting, I’d pick up a red dot and be merry. I've connected on shots on deer that just POP out of a wall of "uninhabitable" brush within 10 yards. Features listed above are available on all standard models, but may not appear on Distributor Exclusive models. Fax: +1-866-534-3097 Some shooters choose to pair their sight with a red dot magnifier to engage targets at a further distance. Red dot sights can be mounted on handguns, shotguns and rifles, but you will want to make sure the model you are buying is compatible with your firearm's mounting system. 45 Auto. BUSHNELL HOLO SIGHT AR AR15 RED DOT LNIB : Scopes at GunBroker.com, Second Media Corp., 111 Peter Street, Suite 901, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, Canada. shot with open sights all these years and have to … Looking for a Good Red dot or Scope for my Ruger 44 mag Super blackhawk hunter. Then check out our Hunting Gear store. 45 Colt. Email: sales@opticsplanet.com, 9AM-7PM CST Mon-Fri Get military grade Red Dot Sights & Accessories that are economically priced for the ultimate in aftermarket accessorizing. Red dot sights dramatically increase targeting speed in short range shooting situations. A perfect retro rifle with a little bit of high tech on top! (See note on Powders below or read all about various Powders.) Due to its massive, heavy frame this revolver is able to handle the most powerful .44 Magnum loads on the market today. Are there any reasonably priced reflex-style (holographic) sights that will stand up to .44 mag recoil ? Michael J. Spangler. The .44 Magnum can also shoot .44 special rounds, and the .357 Magnum can also shoot .38 special rounds. I don't really want to spend $200 - $500 on one of the high end models for a part time scope. This is a personal favorite of author Max Prasac for hunting revolver and target-shooting applications. The Lispy's .44 special is scary accurate with 7.0 of Unique but if I can get equal accuracy with a bit less red dot it would simplify things. Red dot sights dramatically increase targeting speed in short range shooting situations. I have an Ultra-dot on my S&W 500MAG. Enjoy Free Shipping during the holidays! .44 Magnum Scope vs Red Dot Sight. Battery Life: Up to 5 years 3. 44 S&W Special. The 336 is a legendary, classic level rifle—but one of the first to easily incorporate a scope mount. Max. In the .357 Magnum you can use 5 grains as a starting load up to about 6.5 grs. I plan to use the gun for 100-200 yard target shooting, and maybe a little deer hunting. The 38mm optic weighed a touch over 9 ounces. Principal Purpose: Light and standard 12 ga. target loads Secondary Uses: Handgun loads Remarks: The number one premium clay target powder, now 50 percent cleaner. Find out why. When the revolver arrived it came inside a nice black padded case with the S&W Performance Center logo embroidered in gold. This one is technically a “holographic” sight. Nothing beats a Henry! 9AM-5PM CST Sun (Chat & Email Only). For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. - Duane "Buck" Buckner describes parallax and how Aimpoint red dot optics are "operationally" par … read more. Red Dot Electronic Sights for Sale Here: Complete your build with an Electronic Sight or Laser from Midsouth Shooters Supply. We return to Smith & Wesson in order to review another of … Thanks for subscribing to our newsletter! On the other hand I have not put one on a handgun bigger than a .22. 38 Special +P. With our Hassle-Free Extended Marlin 1894, Henry Big Boy, etc. Burris Fastfire III with Picatinny Mount 3 MOA SightHinged on the specifications of the sight, this … this is what i use , its a Bushnell Holosight. I have an Ultra-dot on my S&W 500MAG. It features a 4-MOA dot. Get military grade Red Dot Sights & Accessories that are economically priced for the ultimate in aftermarket accessorizing. Red Dot is a perfect match for bullets from 200-grain wadcutters to 240-grain cast and swaged lead bullets in the.44 Magnum. Looking for more great pricing on top-rated brands? I am sure if mounted properly it would hold up to the recoil of a .44. i say try the fiber optic sight, i have a 84 redhawk myself, & in indiana we have to use pistol, carbine, shotty, or muzzle loader for deer, no centerfire. Also included with the .44 Magnum Hunter was a UTG Tactical red/green dot sight. Find out why. I also have a millet on a Super Redhawk 44 MAG and one on my Super Redhawk 454 Casull. Some shooters choose to pair their sight with a red dot magnifier to engage targets at a further distance. With top brands like Sig Sauer, Vortex, and Holosun you're sure to find the ideal red dot scopes, holographic sights, prismatic sights and reflex sights for your targeting needs. Night Vision Compatibility: No 4. I put a rear peep on it with the same front post. The unit was not able to stay powered on after only 7 shots, due to recoil wreaking havoc in the battery compartment. As I had predicted, I would need an … 9AM-5PM CST Sat Canister Sizes: View All Red Dot ® Recipes. For year my walking around load in .44 mag , was a Kieth over 7.0 of 700x as reccomended in an article by Mike Venturino. You could precisely target more deer with the aid of a GP 100 that comes with a ProPoint. 38 Special. 38 Special. I've connected on shots on deer that just POP out of a wall of "uninhabitable" brush within 10 yards. Developed as a big-bore revolver cartridge in the 1950s, the.44 Magnum quickly grew to widespread adoption. Canister Sizes: View All Red Dot ® Recipes. I'm still young, but i get much tighter groups with peeps. Glass or RedDot? In an older Speer Manual (12th Edition) is show a 240 gn SWC with starting loads of 6.0 @ 871 f/sec and a max load of 6.5 @ 905 f/sec. Loads for .44 Magnum: (Note: These are near maximum loads, you should use 10% less to start.) lead bulet. Price: $180 Look & Feel It’s less than half the price of the RMR but doesn’t feel chea… It is recommended to go for a red dot sight with your gun particularly when hogs are involved when using it. In .38 Special I load 4 grs. which one would you guys recomened? Posted by Duane Buckner on Sep 17th 2020. Free Value Shipping Have you ever shot with a rear peep? I put this 2 MOA Sightron SRS 2 reflex sight on my Smith and Wesson Performance Center .44 Magnum Hunter. 44 Rem. Can't find a lot on this. The Super Blackhawk Hunter has the ability to mount a scope or red dot sight, which is an advantage for hunting. as a full-charge load with a 160-gr. As always, you're sure to get free shipping on orders over $49 when you purchase through OpticsPlanet. The Sightmark 44 Manum Laser Boresight does exactly what it is supposed to do; put a red dot on a light background a few yards away to give an initial sight-in. 45 Auto. 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