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Posted: 10/3/2005 11:31:36 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 10/3/2005 11:32:37 AM EDT by remedy]
Man they got it to me 2 business days after I ordered. I even got a free hat and a "field survival device" which was really cool! Thanks very much to those who recommended the Larue mount to me! One thing I have to say is that I am extremely impressed with the quality of the mount as well as the provided tools and screws. I remember when I got my Aimpoint CompM ARMS mount, it was missing a couple screws and the allen wrench or something as far as I can remember.

Also, I've got a slight problem here tho. I've mounted my ACOG TA01 to my Colt M4 flat-top and removed the carry handle. When i mount the scope as close as I can towards the stock for comfortable eye relief, I can still see the shadow of the front sight in the view. If I center my vision properly, the front sight shadow/line is prominent.

Arghh.. what now? A riser spacer? Removal of the front sight? Also, another PITA is that I can't seem to fit the ACOG into the M4 removable carry handle. I would have to squeeze it in to the point of scratching both of them to get it mounted in the handle.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated!

- rem
Link Posted: 10/3/2005 11:42:55 AM EDT
After fiddling with it some more, I got the scope mounted into a comfortable position for the (position) of the telescoping stock so that I can get a good cheek weld as well as comfortably see through the scope. At that point the front sight is not really intrusive in the view or obstructing the vertical bullet drop/range post of the crosshair, but it is noticeable and kind of a pain...it's just "odd" because its a shadow that moves around at 9-oclock to 3-oclock at the bottom of the view.

I guess this is just the norm?

- rem

Link Posted: 10/3/2005 12:13:02 PM EDT
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