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PeoEeo 12-21-2012 09:21 PM

.22 bolt action- sighting in scope
 
Hi all. How do I sight in new scope?

John_Deer 12-21-2012 09:44 PM

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Originally Posted by PeoEeo (Post 1061156)
Hi all. How do I sight in new scope?

Reading the directions would be a fine place to start. Gimme a second and I will google it for you.

John_Deer 12-21-2012 09:46 PM

http://www.wikihow.com/Sight-the-Scope-of-a-Rifle-in-and-Zero-It

http://www.abousainc.com/SightIn.htm

https://www.google.com/search?q=how+to+sight+in+a+scope&aq=2&oq=how+to+si ght+in+&aqs=chrome.3.57j0l3j62l2.11055&sugexp=chro me,mod=13&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

jpattersonnh 12-21-2012 10:53 PM

Get a good rest that really cradles the rifle. Start at 25 yards. Fire the rifle and move the cross hairs, not the rifle to the impact point. Fire a second shot and repeat. Move out to 50 yards and repeat. Really simple. You should be all set within 10 rounds at the most.

HOSSFLY 12-22-2012 04:28 PM

Bore sight it first-

PeoEeo 12-27-2012 04:13 AM

Ok sounds good. Thanks for your help.

clr8ter 12-28-2012 12:20 AM

+1 on the boresighting & a good rest. The gun shop I use will boresight it for 10 or 15 bucks. If you buy the gun & scope from him, he does it for free. Maybe it'll take you only 10 shots if it's already close, and know what you're doing, LOL......


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