New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Can you identify this scope?
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Check GunBroker.com for SWFA's No Reserve and No Minimum bid firearm auctions.

Can you identify this scope?

 Post Reply Post Reply   Topic Search Topic Search  Topic Options Topic Options
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/21/2007 at 17:12
eyelykes2shoot View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper
Avatar

Joined: July/21/2007
Status: Offline
Points: 1

Here is a tough one.  I just bought a scoped Remington Model 77 in outstanding condition, but the reticle of the scope is substantially off-center.  No problem there, as I have an extra vintage Weaver K4 in excellent shape that I simply planned on swapping out - throwing the old scope away.

 

My dilemma is that now that I have the old scope off, I realize that it is a one-piece steel tube in mint condition other than the reticle problem, and repair might make way more sense than the trash can.  But what gives me pause is that I've never heard of this scope and can't find ANYTHING about it on the Net.  I don't want to sink money into repairing a "junk" scope.

 

So I appeal to the expertise on this board to help me identify the manufacturer.

 

The scope is marked  "4X  LUPINUS".  Engraved into the tube is "4 x 28.5   MOP   Japan".

 

Any help will be appreciated.

Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/21/2007 at 23:53
Urimaginaryfrnd View Drop Down
MODERATOR
MODERATOR
Avatar
Resident Redneck

Joined: June/20/2005
Location: Iowa
Status: Offline
Points: 13865
Sorry sounds like junk to me.
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/22/2007 at 17:08
Sniper6 View Drop Down
Optics Apprentice
Optics Apprentice
Avatar

Joined: November/06/2005
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 85

Originally posted by Urimaginaryfrnd Urimaginaryfrnd wrote:

Sorry sounds like junk to me.

LOL, Thats giving it to him strait up!

Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/22/2007 at 17:50
Urimaginaryfrnd View Drop Down
MODERATOR
MODERATOR
Avatar
Resident Redneck

Joined: June/20/2005
Location: Iowa
Status: Offline
Points: 13865

What can I say I bought a John Deere Disc at a farm auction in Creston for about $250 and it needed a few of the blades replace so I had the JD dealer in Creston Iowa pick it up and asked them to replace the broken blades. When I got it back from them their bill was over $1500.  Within a year I had to sell that farm and when I auctioned that disc I got $150 for it. There are times when it just doesnt pay to repair something.



Edited by Urimaginaryfrnd
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "Can you identify this scope?"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
who can identify this scope mount base? Manuel Rings and bases 13 9/6/2004 12:35:46 PM
Can you identify this scope ? Chris Farris Tactical Scopes 7 11/21/2005 10:19:30 PM
Help me identify this scope choppahead Rifle Scopes 6
Identify this scope, base & rings, please dimecovers3 Rifle Scopes 14
Please Help - Identify Unique Scope Cover Waywardson174 Tripods, sun shades, lens covers, etc. 4
Help identify this scope sodeo Spotting Scopes 5
Can you identify this scope for me? prodgi Rifle Scopes 3
Trying to identify another scope clutch Rifle Scopes 0
Identify this scope gulliver22 Rifle Scopes 2
Can anyone help me identify this scope? Bob_Ag Rifle Scopes 5


This page was generated in 0.594 seconds.