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Posted: 9/6/2008 7:45:27 PM EST
Ive been trying to figure through this all day - I just mounted a 3x magnified in front of my EOTech 511, and thus had to slide the sight considerably forward to the front rail...does it make sense that I had to re-zero (by a fair amount) with the new config?

Out of the box the sight was very close to zero right in front of my ARMS#40 rear sight.

I though the EOTech was pretty much calibrated to be dead-on parallel with the bore and youe eye position didnt much matter? Is there some parallax variable going on here?

Thanks in advance.
Link Posted: 9/6/2008 7:49:02 PM EST
Ummm, the magnifier is supposed to be mounted behind the EoTech... That's problem #1.

#2, Be aware that sometimes the EoTechs do not hold zero well.
Link Posted: 9/6/2008 7:55:15 PM EST
Thanks, thats of course what I meant --- mag AHEAD of/in font of the EOtech..Im not THAT much of a NOOB ;-)

Perhaps thats the issue (EOT needing regular re-sighting) and just a coincidence/not related to the new-config.

Link Posted: 9/6/2008 7:56:00 PM EST
You moved your eotech for the original position it was sighted in at.

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