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Scope mount height.

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Bridson, Jan 30, 2014.

  1. Bridson

    Bridson Active Member

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    Can any body tell what size scope mount would best suit a 50mm objective scope on a HW97K. Which is best to go or one piece or two. Thanks
     
  2. surrey shooter

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    Medium should do mate. I wouldn't go any higher.
     
  3. Lee67

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    One piece with arrestor stud and high
     
  4. stripe

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    I think the one on my old 97 was a medium (I had a 50mm objective lense) because the lense sat very close to the barrel.
    I was also a one piece mount which being a springer I thought was a . send (in my opinion).
     
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  5. Lee67

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    I've fitted a 44 objective on med mounts and it's sat just off'
     
  6. Bridson

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    One piece it is then. Thanks for the replies
     
  7. DaveF

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    i don't think a 50mm front AO scope will fit with medium mounts, just bought a 44mm scope with side forcus on medium mounts there about 1-2 mm gap from barrel. i recon you will need high mounts but may depend on gun ?
     
  8. Hunter 001

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    Medium mounts will be only enought for objective lense 44-46 mm depend on your scope tube diameter.
    you will need hight mounts.
     
  9. Bridson

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    It has front adjusting AO. I think I may need high.
     
  10. paddyDT

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    Deffo need high. I have a 50AO on mine and there is perhaps 3 millimetres clearance.
    Cheers
     
  11. Bridson

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    Ok definately high then. Thanks for your help guys
     

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