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#3112164 - 01/07/13 04:10 AM Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top
robinhedd
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OK I don't really have an AR, but if I did what scope mounts would u recommend for an M4 flat-top upper. Would be mounting a 33mm Leupold. Also any advice on back up sights? I want metal ones, the front sight will have to mount to the low profile gas block. Thanks, RH
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#3112168 - 01/07/13 04:30 AM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: robinhedd]
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#3112226 - 01/07/13 06:06 AM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: stik]
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#3112231 - 01/07/13 06:14 AM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: Model70Man]
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#3112302 - 01/07/13 07:22 AM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: paincave_2000]
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If you can afford the Larue, I'd go with that. If not, the Burris PEPR or SWFA SSALT will work. I use the Warne RAMP mount, but that's probably not necessary for your application.
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#3112602 - 01/07/13 02:02 PM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: infoman jr.]
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#3112824 - 01/07/13 03:51 PM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: TNhunter]
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#3113389 - 01/07/13 08:08 PM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: 7mm08]
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Forgot to post I'm on a tight budget on these scope mounts and really just lookin for some to get me by. I was told if u use the weaver style rings on an M4 that the high mounts would be required. Anybody know if that's true?
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#3113633 - 01/07/13 09:00 PM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: robinhedd]
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Yep, you'll have to jack it up using standard mounts. I'd opt for the SWFA SSALT if you can swing it.
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#3113774 - 01/07/13 09:30 PM Re: Scope mount suggestions for AR M4 flat-top [Re: infoman jr.]
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If I go with the SWFA SSALT, will they be tall enough mounting them straight to the rail on the upper receiver without anything else involved? I will be mounting a 33mm Leupold scope. The SWFA is in my price range.
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