Is your scope leveled onto a rifle properly? If not, the reticle can get distracted. This, in turn, results in an inaccurate aiming point of the targeting objects.
It is easier and simple to mount a magnified rifle optics. All you have to do is to focus and fix the eye relief. Then attach rings to the rifle firmly and in the end, torque the screws evenly.
Many times it is only after shouldering the rifle do we realize the fact that we have missed one significant step. That is to level the scope onto a rifle.
Before looking at how to level these gadgets onto a rifle, here are some points that need to be well noted. Leveling a scope and its reticle to a firearm is entirely different from how you level a gun during shootings. Next, we are not leveling the scope to the eye. Instead, we are leveling it to the receiver of the gun.
You get to enjoy some benefits if you ensure that the gadget is appropriately leveled and correct. The following are the benefits you receive:
Techniques For Leveling The Scope.
Here are some methods that will guide you in leveling the scope on a firearm.
The firearm can be appropriately leveled from right to left.
Fix the next level on top of the elevation knobs crossways. Make sure that the top of the knob is flat. In case the protective cap is flatter than the top of the knob, screw down the cap and put this level on the top.Adjust the settings of the scope till both the rifle level and the level on the elevation knob top are the same.