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Old 09-03-2013, 06:47 PM
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Re: Scope Lapping

Thanks for the reply Bruce. After taking picture I lap another 15 minute before I made contact with finish in center of Ring. I did notice when torquing down screws there was no movement in scope which is another plus.
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Old 09-03-2013, 08:15 PM
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Re: Scope Lapping

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Originally Posted by mtnwrunner View Post
Bruce, do you lap both the tops and bottoms or just the bottom half of the rings.

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I lap both the saddle and cap, partly because I want the cap to be as cylindrical as possible, and partly because it's easier to get a good lap on the saddles when the caps are holding the lapping bar down on both rings. When I use a reamer, the caps must be in place.
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