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Scope alignment with rifle

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Unread 12-19-2012, 07:08 PM
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Re: Scope alignment with rifle

The main thing is to keep the reticle's vertical cross-hair level with the ground...

It's nice to have the scope aligned well with the rifle, but if the scope itself is canted a bit, you can still shoot accurately--provided that the reticle is held level while you're shooting...

here's an article I did a few years back which might be helpful...

Practical Riflery Forums... techniques and equipment of the practical rifleman... :: View topic - Canted scope or canted rifle?
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    Unread 12-19-2012, 08:49 PM
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    Re: Scope alignment with rifle

    Originally Posted by green 788 View Post
    Well written. Enjoyed reading it. This is what I love about the LRH site. The detailed knowledge shared can be pretty incredible at times.
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    Unread 12-20-2012, 10:34 AM
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    Re: Scope alignment with rifle

    Thanks, I will check out the article
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