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Name a good quality bipod for varminting?

JonathanBaileyJonathanBailey Posts: 58 Member
This bipod should fold under the rifle for easy carry and be sturdily mounted to the gun. Have adjustable legs and pivot function for uneven ground while in the chuck field. It should allow for various shooting positions as prone, sitting, kneeling and bench. It should be as weather-resistant as any Weatherby Vanguard Weatherguard that it's fitted to. 

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  • FisheadgibFisheadgib Senior Member Posts: 5,797 Senior Member
    Harris.
    snake284 wrote: »
    For my point of view, cpj is a lot like me
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  • JonathanBaileyJonathanBailey Posts: 58 Member
    edited April 2019 #3
    Thank you very much. Harris seems to be the most well-known name in bipods. I can't see paying $200+ for something to rest your rifle on to steady your shot at a 450-yard chuck. 
  • Six-GunSix-Gun Senior Member Posts: 8,149 Senior Member
    Harris.
    Ding!  This right here.
    Accuracy: because white space between bullet holes drives me insane.
  • JayhawkerJayhawker Moderator Posts: 16,928 Senior Member
    edited April 2019 #5
    Harris bipod if you want something attached to your rifle..
    There are cheaper alternatives that look like Harris but most of those come with some problems...

    Bogpod tripod if you want a stable,adjustable rest...
    The better option in my opinion...since varmint hunting doesn't involve a lot of moving around or fast setups...
    Sharps Model 1874 - "The rifle that made the west safe for Winchester"
  • zorbazorba Senior Member Posts: 23,667 Senior Member
    I have a Harris knockoff on my BP pistol. Seems well enough made.
    -Zorba, "The Veiled Male"

    "If you get it and didn't work for it, someone else worked for it and didn't get it..."
  • 1965Jeff1965Jeff Senior Member Posts: 1,644 Senior Member
    I second jayhawker, a tripod separate from rifle worked / works much better than a bipod attached to my rifle. Try both in field shooting practice and see what works best. I think I’m bitter because I missed a gravy shot at standing coyote using my bipod , that memory still burns my toast.
  • JayhawkerJayhawker Moderator Posts: 16,928 Senior Member
    The thing I like about the BogPod is that you can go from prone to sitting with very little fuss, also, you have a wider range to traverse....
    Sharps Model 1874 - "The rifle that made the west safe for Winchester"
  • LinefinderLinefinder Moderator Posts: 7,047 Senior Member
    Harris. 
    "Walking away seems to be a lost art form."
    N454casull
  • Ernie BishopErnie Bishop Senior Member Posts: 7,497 Senior Member
    The Harris with the notched legs and swivel/cant feature works really good for the price, if, we are only talking bi-pods.
    Ernie

    "The Un-Tactical"
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