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First post, so hello to everybody on this forum and thanks to SWFA for hosting it.
 
I've been doing a LOT of research at this and other sites for scopes for my Armalite AR10A4 and RRA LAR15. I do believe you guys have talked me into trying a Super Sniper 10x42 for the AR10, and possibly the Millett DMS-1 for the AR15 (unless I stick with the original plan and use an Aimpoint CompML3).
 
Question, Will the stock 30mm scope mount (Armalite EX0022)  be adequate for a range of 700-800 yards with the AR10, or should I use a tapered base?
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With the SS you should be good to go.  It has 110 MOA total travel I believe and you are only going to need around 26 MOA to reach 800 yards.  You should be good to go.
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The Super sniper has plenty of internal adjustment. The Aimpoint Comp M4 is a better choice because it uses a AA battery and lasts forever.
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Thanks guys, for some reason I couldn't find the MOA specs on the SS. And thanks for the HU on the CompM4; I hadn't looked at that yet.
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