What scope for my 22 rifle?

Discussion in 'Small Game' started by Deers_of_joy, Dec 22, 2017.

  1. I put a Nikon Rimfire 2-7x on my .17HMR. The same scope will work very will on your .22. It's not expensive, just quality.
     
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    I've done that before but not since lasers became cheap. I picked up a laser bore-sight that has adapters for every caliber I use and it was only $10 on Amazon, 6 years ago I think. I figured I would use it a few times and it would die but this thing just won't. I haven't even changed the battery in it and it's been used a lot. It's still a good trick to know though if you're out and need to quick sight your scope and don't have anything to do it with.
     
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  3. I figured most might of known this already
     
  4. I think you're right. Most people probably know this, it's really nothing more than a field expedient laser sighting. It will get you in the ballpark, i.e. on paper. From there it takes some range time to dial it in. The trick is having a stable platform in which to stabilize your rifle while you do this. Pre-laser sighting, I did this all the time.
     
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  5. I do laser sighting at times, set laser dot on target and move crosshairs to that spot.. Got to have a very stable platform to do this, otherwise its a waste of time.
     
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  6. The marlin 60 is one of the best 22s made. Longer heavier barrel than most makes for higher velocity and longer range. You’ll be glad you put a 3x9 on it. The Simmons aren’t expensive and often on sale.
     
  7. I rock a Burris Fullfield E1 2-7 on my Marlin 25n bolt gun. Good glass and the ballistic plex reticle works good for the slow moving 60grain Aguila's.
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  8. Hello! Maybe you need one of the atn scopes. I was picked up atn x-sight II hd 3-14x a two years ago and very pleased. Good luck!
     
  9. Bushnell AR/22 series, great scope. Shop around you can find them for around $100
     
  10. I put a Bushnell AR on my AR and love it.

    Someone tell me how to make the laser sighting to work. I have one and every time I have used it I get to the range and am off a mile. I pick a spot at 25 years and bring the scope to the laser dot.