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Old 03-28-2014, 10:49 AM
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Default Low cost M1A scope?

Looking for your opinions on a low cost scope option for an M1A standard. Barska any good? Looking to shoot 100 plus.
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Old 03-28-2014, 11:38 AM
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They are junk. So is BSA.

By a $1000+ rifle and put a $29 scope on it? Makes little sense.

If you want to cut corners on a scope get an American made Redfield not the offshore made, Leupold VX-I, Nikon, Weaver, Burris, Bushnell(not Sportsview),Simmons or such
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Old 03-28-2014, 1:31 PM
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Try to afford a Primary Arms. At least lots of those are rated for a 308 caliber, and Primary Arms has a reputation for being decent and reliable despite their low cost.

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Old 03-31-2014, 9:38 PM
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I have been using a Super Sniper in a fixed 10X on my M1A. No problems so far...still holding zero
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Old 04-01-2014, 9:32 AM
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The Cheapest M1A mount I recommend is the ARMS #18 and it is a good mount. You go cheap you will have issues.

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Old 04-01-2014, 2:10 PM
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Originally Posted by leego View Post
I have been using a Super Sniper in a fixed 10X on my M1A. No problems so far...still holding zero
I had the same set up on mine for several years...along with an ARMS 18. Worked great.
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