Telescopic rifle sights

  • 130 Pages
  • 2.78 MB
  • English
Small-arms technical publishing co. , Onslow county, N.C
Telescopic s
Statementby Colonel Townsend Whelen.
LC ClassificationsSK274 .W5
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 130 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6396890M
LC Control Number40001136

Telescopic Rifle Sights Hardcover – January 1, by Townsend Whelen (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings/5(3). A history of the development of the rifle leading to its use as a sniper rifle is included in an appendix, as are descriptions of British and Canadian sniper rifles that used American-produced telescopic sights.

This book covers the sniper variations of the Model Springfield: U.S. Model Caliber Rifle with the Warner & Swasey Telescopic Sight; U.S.

Model Caliber Rifle with the. 5 Best Telescopic Sights for Rifles in | Huntsgirl. The first successful attempt to combine telescopic technology with a rifle is attributed to Morgan James, of Utica, NY, during the s.

John R Chapman documented James’ work in his book The Improved American Rifle and would go on to collaborate with James, resulting in the production of the Chapman-James sight. In William Malcolm, of Syracuse, NY, began production of a new model.

When buying a new telescopic sight, it is best to start with a clean sheet. There are many things to consider and there is no one type of scope that is good for every gun.

Just because your friend has a x40 on his hunting rifle does not automatically make it the best scope for yourhunting rifle. Buy the best scope you can afford for the gun. M73B1 Telescopic Sight.

The telescopic sight was a modified Weaver C commercial product that first appeared on the market in When selected for military use, it was designated the M73B1 and so marked. It was a power scope and could be adjusted for parallax, windage and elevation. The first recorded references to "telescopic rifle sights" that I am aware of appeared in the book, "The Improved American Rifle", by John R.

book was written in and published in In Ned Roberts great book, "The Muzzle-Loading Cap-Lock Rifle", published inhe acknowledges Chapman's early writings about telescopic sights, but says, "We have been unable to find any. BSA EMD x50 AO Essential TELESCOPIC PX Adj Mil Dot Air Gun Rifle SCOPE Sight.

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Mercantile. Did You Know Articles Of Interest: Iceland Spa How It Changed The World. MALCOLM VINTAGE RIFLE TELESCOPES: In William Malcolm started building the first production rifle scopes in the world.

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The Telescopic sight. When we look at a telescopic sight there are four main parts that we see. Starting at the front of the sight the is the "Objective lens" usually this is larger than the main part of the sight and the larger diameter part is called the "Objective bell". The objective bell tapers down to the "Body tube" of the scope.

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The Morgan James sights were considered to be the best telescopic sights available until when William Malcolm, of Syracuse NY designed and produced a telescopic sight. Malcolm established the first rifle telescope manufacturing business in this country inhe produced the best telescopic rifle sight up to that time and it was.

Good terrestrial telescopes were being built by the early ’s. These had all the optical quality that was necessary for a rifle telescope. However it would not be until the mid s that rifles became sufficiently accurate to require a telescopic sight. InWilliam Malcolm started building riflescopes.

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F-Class using a rest and telescopic sights; Target Rifle using a sling and open sights; Sporting/Hunter Class using factory hunting rifles and telescopic sights; Our club uses electronic targets at long ranges from to Metres. We also have a 25m range for zeroing rifles and a ft varmint range with electronic targets for hunting.

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Using a rifle scope requires the same basic practices of shooting with traditional or “iron sights”, but replaces the rear sight aperture and front sight tip with a single magnifying component that may resemble a small : K. The notion of a magnifying optical sight goes back centuries.

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Variable scopes can be adjusted to a number of different magnifications. Their models will usually be listed with a range of numbers in the first place, such as ×32 or ×In these cases, the first scope can magnify between 3 and 9 times, while the second can magnify between 4 and Inthe modified Warner & Swasey scope was officially adopted as “Telescopic Musket Sight, Model of ” The M W&S scope was made of black-painted steel and brass, and weighed a.

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Telescopic Scopes & Mounts - Part 2 This is the second installment in our tech article that outlines everything you wanted to know about telescopic sights but were afraid to ask.

In part two I'm going to cover target and hunting knobs, what the terms waterproof and fogproof really mean and how to check you scope for both, plus adjustable.

Specifically, since most hunters use telescopic sights on their rifles, this article describes how to sight in a rifle with a scope and the steps are the same regardless of whether you’re using an inexpensive optic or a high-end scope like a Leupold VX-5 HD.

How to Sight In A Rifle: Setting Up Your Scope. Air Rifles, Replica Guns, Air Guns for Sale - An assortment of sights and acompanying mounts I.C.U HD P. £ I.C.U Tactical Camera View.

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LYMAN FIELD Lyman Field Telescopic Sight Adaptable To All Makes and Styles of Rifles A telescope sight provides the finest of all shooting.This invention is a secondary sighting system to supplement a primary telescopic sight on a rifle.

It consists of a pair of sights, one front and one rear, which are off-set to the side of the rifle bore, in a position which allows their instant use, should the primary telescopic sight become inoperable because of internal fogging, snow or rain covered lenses, target moving fast in thick brush.