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Old 08-27-2011, 05:49 AM   #1
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Mounting most scopes require a torque spec on the screws that mount it. Too much torque and the scope tube is distorted or crushed, too little and the scope won't be stable. Does anyone have a good source for a torque screwdriver (20 inch pounds or so)?



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Old 08-27-2011, 05:56 AM   #2
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Wheeler Engineering FAT (Firearm Accurizing Torque) Torque Wrench Screwdriver - MidwayUSA


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Thats the one i use as well. Not the best torque driver but good enough for mounting scopes. Dont rely on it for anything past about 45inch pounds it gets a
little dodgy compaired to higher end drivers after that.
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Thanks so much to JonM and Jpyle. Just what I need.

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Another option:

The Borka Tools at Liberty Optics, under accessories.

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Thanks CCD8541, I think I may try the Borka without the bits as I have quite a few already.

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I bought the Wiha 28506 as it was the most accurate and highest quality tool I could find for the money. I'm sure the Borka and Fat Wrench would have worked as well. Thanks again to all.



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