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Posted: 8/14/2005 12:51:00 PM EDT
I am just curious as to what everyone has for a combination in scope, rings, or mounts. Why did oyu choose what you did? Pictures would be greatly appreicated for reference. Thanks.
Link Posted: 8/14/2005 2:31:46 PM EDT

Sorry no pics but...

I have a 20" AR10A4 that most of the time has a TA11E sitting in a Larue throw lever mount. Larue makes great stuff and is a great company to deal with. I chose the TA11 to replace my Aimpoint because I was doing mostly longer range shooting but I still wanted teh ability to have a both eyes open/BAC option for close in if needed.

I also keep a Leupold Vari-X III Tactical 3.5-10x40 sitting in an Armalite one-piece mount. The Armalite mount is rock solid and returns zero every time. I use this scope when the bolt guys start talking trash.
Link Posted: 8/14/2005 3:35:42 PM EDT
bushmaster flattop
bushmaster risers
leupold medium rings (might be high rings i don't remember)
leupold VII 3X9X40 scope
Link Posted: 8/14/2005 4:12:34 PM EDT
Bushmaster 20" A2
KAC RAS
Aimpoint M2 red-dot sight
ARMS 22M68 mount with full spacer
Similiar set up is being used in Iraq...
www4.army.mil/armyimages/armyimage.php?photo=6708
Link Posted: 8/14/2005 5:41:02 PM EDT
26 inch bushmaster vmatch with leupold tactical 3x9 in arms #22 rings.
Link Posted: 8/14/2005 5:55:51 PM EDT
I only own three ARs:

1. M4gery wearing an EOTech 512 mounted on an LaRue ECOS-C mount.
2. 20" heavy barrel varminter wearing a Super Sniper 10X and LaRue SPR mount
3. 20" HBAR wearing nothing but iron sights.
Link Posted: 8/14/2005 6:35:36 PM EDT
Link Posted: 8/14/2005 6:39:45 PM EDT
14.5" A2 with TA31
A no-brainer for the A2

16" Dissy flatop with TA31F in LT mount
Had to have another ACOG, another no-brainer with LaRue Tactical

24" Varminter with Mk 4 rings & Leupold V3 4.5-14X50
Heck of a nice optic setup for the money, no complaints.

14.5",16",18" MRP with 3X Magnifier/Samson QF & Aimpoint M3 2 MOA/ARMS Cantilever mount and also a NF NSX 3.5-15X50 in LT QD rings
With it's different barrels the MRP is a do it all platform, so are these two optic setups (again LT a no-brainer).

Valmet M-78 .308 with a Leupold 3-9X40 on a totally custom mount.
This was 1984, I didn't have a clue but the scope (my first!) is still dead on after all these years.

NHM-91 with a PK-A
Just did this one (had the rifle since 1993!), simple, rugged, efficient, cheap. Little to no interest on the AK forum, so I think I'll post the picture here for us guys here on the dark side.



Link Posted: 8/14/2005 8:08:07 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/16/2005 7:16:14 AM EDT by Fenian]
DPMS .308 Super Sniper 10x in ARMS #22 Medium Rings
16" build #1 Burris Fullfield II 3x9x42 with Illumintated Ballistic Plex Reticle in Leupold QD Rings
16" build #2 A2 upper, no optics, gotta have one at least
16" build #3 Accupoint 1.25x4 in LaRue EER mount
16" build #4 Aimpoint Comp C in ARMS 22M68, on an ARMS #38
16" build #5 Bushnell Holosight right on the flat top, ARMS 40L
16" build #6 Currently nekkid, debating what to do...but no $$$ to do it now!
20" build Sightron S1 3x9x40 Mil Dot in Warne High QD rings

here' a pic, of some of these setups.

Link Posted: 8/15/2005 5:09:20 PM EDT
I have a new Armalite A4 with their scope mount. Question? If I take it off it will return to zero when put back on? I might like to slap my eotech on it every now and then.
Link Posted: 8/15/2005 5:17:35 PM EDT
Tasco 8-32 with adjust from 25 feet to infinity. I picked it because it was cheap, it came with a spotting scope, and I like to see what I am shooting at at 300 yards. My 20" bushy keeps 1.5" groups at that distance, the scope helps.
Link Posted: 8/15/2005 5:59:24 PM EDT
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:46:52 AM EDT
La Rue mounts & rings - Aimpoints- Acogs- Accupoint
La Rue rails,BUIS
PRI rail
Troy folding BUIS
Ruger rings Leupold scopes-10/22 Mag & 10/17 HMR
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 6:57:38 AM EDT
Leupold VXII 3-9x40 AO sitting in an Armalite 1" 1-piece mount. Sits on top of a RRA NM A4. The mount sits the scope LOW but I like it. MJD
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 7:18:09 AM EDT

Originally Posted By texaspighunter:
I have a new Armalite A4 with their scope mount. Question? If I take it off it will return to zero when put back on? I might like to slap my eotech on it every now and then.



More or less...it almost certainly won't be exact, but it should be close enough for .gov work, as they say.

I tested one of mine one day...I *think* it was a set of ARMS rings, and got about 1/4"...which I though was pretty good.
Link Posted: 8/16/2005 7:20:11 AM EDT
Link Posted: 8/17/2005 3:38:16 AM EDT
SS 10x42
Leupold 30mm QRW rings
RRA 3/4 riser base.
Link Posted: 8/17/2005 6:53:36 AM EDT
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