Scope turret zero

Discussion in 'Long Range Scopes and Other Optics' started by beakus33, Feb 17, 2012.

  1. beakus33

    beakus33 Well-Known Member

    Feb 7, 2012
    I'v read threw some different treads and read about different turrets and I have no idea what there talking about? But on to my next question,once my zero is set (100 or 200 yards) I can loosen the set screws on the turrets where there at and lift it off and rotate it to "0" and line it up and reset the screws.
  2. SBruce

    SBruce Well-Known Member

    Oct 31, 2009
    Exact instructions should be in your owners manual, but if for some reason you don't have one; generally we can loosen the screw/screws and turn the dial to align the 0 with a reference mark. Some models may require you to lift the turret up/off partially or even completely, but most of the scopes I've used don't require this and they turn really easy once the set screws are loose.