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Scope out of elevation adjustment

Have tried several different rails and rings

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  • ckayjen Dec 27, 2008

    same exact problem- I don't like the idea of shims as it can alter the parallel and damage the scope if not true- there must be an internal adjustment to correct the problem- I am still shooting 8 inches low at full elevation

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If you are sure that the scope was mounted correctly to begin with, ie plenty of elevation left THEN you can install a slanted rail that will increase you elevation potential. Of course, that comes at the cost of having less elevation at the lower end.

A second solution is rings, like those by Burris with the plastic inserts. They have an accessory insert kit for these Signature Zee rings that will let you increase your elevation. Rings are ca 30 and the kit'll be ca 10, so 40 total.

If you're just missing a wee bit of elevation you could just lightly shim the scope in your current rings.

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