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Posted: 7/20/2003 11:26:03 AM EDT
I just installed a new barrel and an ARMS #40 rear sight. When sighting I ended up 12 clicks off of center.

There are 70 clicks on the #40 altogether so I still have 23 clicks to go before I run out of windage to the right but was curious:

A. Is 12 clicks off center is considered normal?

B. If not I should redo the barrel to get the sight closer to center?
Link Posted: 7/20/2003 12:19:35 PM EDT
Can't answer the first, but how would redoing the barrel going to address it?
Link Posted: 7/20/2003 12:47:14 PM EDT
To remedy the cant of the newly installed barrel.
Link Posted: 7/21/2003 2:15:22 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/21/2003 2:17:00 PM EDT by venturini]
Well, I called BM this morning (mon) and the tech stated that 3-5 would be normal while 13 clicks would be the absolute limit for a 16". So I ordered an armorer's action block and will try again. Still, I guess I should consider myself somewhat lucky since this was my first barrel change and we used a makeshift barrel vise clamp--now as long as my luck doesn't run dry when we try again with the right tools [%(]
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