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Posted: 6/12/2003 4:30:04 PM EST
I would like to mount a scope on my M4 primarily for Range Shooting out to 200 yards.
I understand that in some cases you can see the front sight through the scope. I would like avoid this as much as possible. Any suggestions on a moderately priced variable power scope, base and rings would be appreciatd.
No night vision or illuminating reticles are needed.

Thank-You for your comments.
Link Posted: 6/12/2003 4:36:01 PM EST
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 11:30:57 AM EST
Or if on a budget check out CDNN they run an add in Shotgun News and they have a great rubber armored 3x9x40 will luminated reticle for about $80.00 with shipping - mount it on you carry handle and you wont see the front sight at all.
Link Posted: 6/13/2003 12:01:23 PM EST
I'm very happy with my IOR Valdada M2 (4x scope) mounted on my Colt M4 using ARMS #22 High Scope rings. No sign of the front sight in the scope. About $294 for the scope (very good quality) and $90 for the quick throw rings.
Link Posted: 6/14/2003 2:03:28 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/14/2003 2:09:34 PM EST by sfcret]
if you got the funds I would go with a ACOG TA01 4X32 (w/TA51 mount if you have a flat top). I have one on my Mforgery and I don't see the front sight, even though it is line with it. one excellent scope, and it is completely sealed from the elements. the other scope I would choice is the IOR M2 tactical with IOR heavy rings. SNIPERCOUNTRY.COM has them for 292 bucks....which is the best price on the net for those. I have that scope on my G3 clone.....and the optics as just as good as the 600+ dollar ones. in any case, don't think that a 80 dollar scope will be of the same quailty and construction as a more expensive one....because it won't be. 80 dollar scope have a lot of parallex issues with them, and you won't be happy with it. some advice, buy one good scope and you'll save money on buying another one or another one.
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