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How munch clearance should you have between the scope and barrel.
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There is no minimum clearance.  As long as the scope's objective bell isn't physically touching the barrel, you're fine.  I have one rifle with the scope mounted with only about 0.015" clearance between the objective bell and barrel, and there's been no problem.  Just make sure it doesn't touch. 
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Is it ok if the flip cap covers touch the barrel

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Originally posted by wildcat wildcat wrote:

Is it ok if the flip cap covers touch the barrel

 
No, it really shouldn't be touching the barrel.  You don't want anything touching the barrel except for sometimes a pressure point inside the barrel channel of the stock, depending on the rifle.
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