Last Activity:03-11-2013 9:56 AM
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 03-10-2013 at 09:02 AM
If anyone cares to comment on this...I bought my scope with the NP-R2 reticle. The application
being long range target shooting and rock shooting out in the desert.I will most likely be
using the scop...
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 03-10-2013 at 08:40 AM
hoovco, that's very smart. I'll keep that in mind. Gearhead, mine was a 66' Caprice, dark
primer gray, black vinyl top, TurboHydro 400, Holley 650, factory gauge pack on center console,
and Monte Carl...
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 03-03-2013 at 05:05 PM
Gearhead, I'll get some pics up once I get it back and put together. I never had a Mossberg,
but I used to have a 396!
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 03-02-2013 at 05:46 PM
Thanks guys, I appreciate all the help. I actually watched a video on-line about the eyes
closed technique. That one stuck in my mind, and is the best idea in the history of mankind.
Well, maybe just ...
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 03-02-2013 at 09:19 AM
JonM, LOL. Except I am already used to getting that look from everybody, hea.TreeHugger... I
hear ya.Down to it... I'm actually a half way decent mechanic I suppose, and haven't snapped a
bolt off, pr...
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 02-27-2013 at 07:54 AM
Hi locutus,Yes, I agree. The last thing I want to do is crush my new scope. I mounted a Colt 4x
scope on my CAR-15 about twenty some years ago and haven't had to touch it since other than
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 02-24-2013 at 08:36 PM
That's pretty much where I'm at. I was going to assemble it snug, then take it to the shop that
way.That's going to be delayed a bit as I have to send my "new" rifle to the factory. Turns out
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 02-24-2013 at 08:06 PM
Yeah, I'm thinking that way. I guess my concern is about parallax. But since the scope has that
adjustment I imagine that shouldn't be a concern when having a 3rd party set it up?
Posted in thread: DIY scope mounting on 02-24-2013 at 07:51 PM
Opinion on DIY, or having it professionally done. My concern is the ocular distance setting
being off from one person to the next, and myself not having a inch pound torque wrench.