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This is a discussion on Scope durability opinions within the Optics forums, part of the Gun Forum category; Originally Posted by Redneck Yankee My SAI Gen III in particular doesn't fully seat in the grooves on the rifle, and that, combined with the ...


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Old February 25th, 2017, 07:07 PM   #16
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My SAI Gen III in particular doesn't fully seat in the grooves on the rifle, and that, combined with the oversize thumbscrew hole in the mount, can cause the mount to not have repeatable zero and shift while shooting. Also, the poor fit can be attributed to out of spec receivers, either the bolt hole and/or the grooves not being in the proper location. You really have to be careful when setting the mount in the grooves and screwing the bolt in. When mine failed me, all was tight, just wasn't hitting my mark.

I don't man to say it's absolutely the mount. Maybe borrow another scope?
I think we have our abbreviations confused, I have the steel Smith enterprises long mount...It has fit my receiver wonderfully....I am kind of leaning on the scope being out of wack some how,It does not seem to be tracking like it is supposed to....I am putting the mark 4 on as we chat.

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Old March 1st, 2017, 07:43 PM   #17
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just to keep it scope related I have pounded the crap out of a mk4 cqt with my 458 socom and it just keeps coming back for more .
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yea I have one also and she is my constant companion when Im out in the woods.

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