New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - M1A Scout hunting scope
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

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

M1A Scout hunting 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: August/29/2011 at 18:22
Bill1 View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper


Joined: August/29/2011
Location: NC
Status: Offline
Points: 1
Gentlemen, I have a Springfield Armory M1A scout and am trying to find a scope with a 8-9" extended eye relief.  I would prefer a 2-7 or 3-9 for whitetail hunting.  I've searched the Leupold and know they have a 2.5 power with the correct eye relief.  Anything else on the market or do I scrap yhis idea and go with a bolt gun?
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: August/29/2011 at 18:53
billyburl2 View Drop Down
Optics Master Extraordinaire
Optics Master Extraordinaire
Avatar

Joined: January/08/2009
Location: Cottonwood, AZ
Status: Offline
Points: 3872
http://swfa.com/Nikon-25-8x28-Encore-EER-Handgun-Scope-P11163.aspx
 Thats the only one I could find. And I have never used it...
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: August/30/2011 at 06:16
tahqua View Drop Down
MODERATOR
MODERATOR
Avatar
Have You Driven A Ford Lately?

Joined: March/27/2006
Location: Michigan, USA
Status: Offline
Points: 8043
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: August/30/2011 at 08:23
Kickboxer View Drop Down
MODERATOR
MODERATOR
Avatar
Moderator

Joined: February/13/2008
Status: Offline
Points: 18328
http://swfa.com/Leatherwood-ATR-Long-Eye-Relief-Scope-Scopes-C99.aspx
they make a 2-7 and 1.5-6.  
I've not used one, but know 2 guys who have them on M1A's.  They like them pretty well.  
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: August/30/2011 at 12:21
jonoMT View Drop Down
Optics Master Extraordinaire
Optics Master Extraordinaire
Avatar

Joined: November/13/2008
Location: Montana
Status: Offline
Points: 4612
I've had the Leupold 2.5X Scout scope (mounted on a Swiss K31) and it was fine for hunting out to 200-250 yards or so. I'd take a look at the Leatherwoods if you want a variable. Pistol scopes usually have parallax set much shorter so that might not work well with the M1A.
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "M1A Scout hunting scope"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
Scope for tactical/hunting use for M1A wridenour Tactical Scopes 11
M1A Scout Scope poptop55 Tactical Scopes 19
M1A Scout Squad pantherM1A Rifle Scopes 5
M1A Scout ideas? awmp Rifle Scopes 2
Best scope for hunting and cqb Rebel64 Tactical Scopes 7
why so many hunting scopes without AO? calixt0 Rifle Scopes 5
Leupold FX-II Scout Scope wcoastpi Rifle Scopes 0
High magnification scope ? for hunting cbm Rifle Scopes 6
Burris scout vs. Leupold scout Big Squeeze Rifle Scopes 4 9/12/2007 1:02:50 PM
Good low-light Hunting Scope? luke_duke Rifle Scopes 34


This page was generated in 1.031 seconds.