Jump to content
Brian Enos's Forums... Maku mozo!
verla

most versatile/best bipod for PRS

Recommended Posts

I have a Ruger precision rifle in 6mm creed. What is the best/most versatile bipod for this rifle when used in a PRS match? Take into account cost also.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Harris is the top budget choice for under $100

Atlas BT10 is around $250 and is a definite step up.

Beyond that, the premium bipods like the Ckye and Thunderbeast bipods are $400-$500 and incredible.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Warne skyline is also a good option for around $300. That's what on have on the same rifle your using.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Wow- $400 to 500 for a bipod- I will have to check these out. Was thinking more on the line of a Harris which appears to be economical and functional. Thanks.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted (edited)

Idk about others, but I use a bipod maybe 10-15% of the time for a PRS match.

 

really depends on the COF.

but in general, if it’s not prone.  

Bag vs. bipod is normally a toss up for me.

 

in the same breathe, I’ve had

an atlas, atlas copy, and a harris.

 

after trying the ckyepod, I sold the rest, and bought another cykepod

 

Will likely never use another bipod, for PRS/prone shooting.

 

 

Edited by mmlook

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

What do you think about the Sawke Keymod Bipod for Rifles - 6.5-9 Inch Tactical Rifle Bipod Adjustable,CNC QD Lever Mount,360 Degree Swivel Adapter with Bipod Spikes and Keymod Picatinny Rail Mount . Has anyone used it?

 

Apparently it swivels and pivots to account for uneven terrain. The cost is about $70 which would make it cost competitive with the Harris BRM. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Amazon has more BiPods than I ever thought existed.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
6 hours ago, verla said:

What do you think about the Sawke Keymod Bipod for Rifles - 6.5-9 Inch Tactical Rifle Bipod Adjustable,CNC QD Lever Mount,360 Degree Swivel Adapter with Bipod Spikes and Keymod Picatinny Rail Mount . Has anyone used it?

 

Apparently it swivels and pivots to account for uneven terrain. The cost is about $70 which would make it cost competitive with the Harris BRM

If you're going to spend Harris money just get a Harris and be happy that you got a decent American product with a warranty. Those Chinese Atlas knockoffs are not just prone to break, they blatantly infringe on so many patents that I'd feel bad owning one.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

ok Tony I agree with you- did not know it was a Chinese knockoff and that being said is not that well made, is prone to break and also infringes on many patents. Will spend my money on a USA, KY made Harris, probably the BRM. Thanks for the information.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The Magpul bipod is worth looking at also. The legs deploy quickly and its sturdier than it looks. Its not as versatile as an Atlas but then neither is the Harris and plenty of people do just fine with those.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am very happy with my Ckye-pod.  It was more of a jump than going from a Harris to an Atlas.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Will check to see if anyone is using the Magpul bipod this weekend at our match- lots of shooters will be there. This will give me a chance to "try it" before buying it and I will be able to compare it to the Harris BRM-S.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I like the Atlas bipod. Expensive, but worth it. The harris is also good for the price. I also just picked up a Magpul bipod. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Another vote for the CKYE pod.  Yes it is expensive, but it is so versatile.  Pan, tilt, high, low, skinny, wide.  Put it on an arca  rail and now you have near and far to add to it.  I can make mine hug a round barrel top, or the convex barrel body if on its side.  Different length legs for logs or even hay bales.  One of most my most versatile pieces of kit, besides my saracen rear bag.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted (edited)

Tried a Magpul bipod this weekend at a match to compare it to the Harris BRM-S which I own. The Harris appears to be stronger and more durable but the Magpul has the pan feature that the Harris does not. How important is that? Do not know but do not use a bipod that much so it may not matter. Think I will stay with my Harris unit a stage/match indicates that I need a Magpul with the pan feature. Both bipods have the tilt feature for uneven ground and to center your bubble level.

Edited by verla
additional infromation

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Look into a  "Tiptop" by Peleton technolgy.  It tilts, it pans, it pivots, it is a chinese

knockoff of a Harris, for less bucks.  Amazon is your friend.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


×
×
  • Create New...