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#1 Cotts

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 08:53 PM

With these.....

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#2 Cotts

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 08:54 PM

...I can do this.....

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#3 Cotts

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 08:55 PM

...or this......

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 08:56 PM

....and even this......

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#5 Cotts

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 09:05 PM

...using:

pair Parallax 7" rings,
pair Parallax 80mm rings,
pair ADM 80mm rings
pair ADM 66mm rings
two ADM 15" D-series dovetails
one Discmount 8" D-dovetail
one (brand unknown) 8" D-dovetail

And

AP 6" triplet APO
William Optic 80mm 'Anniversary' Fluorite Doublet
William Optic 66mm SD Achromat

bunches of bolts.

I got tired of fiddling around with configurations with not enough rings and dovetails. A phone call to Anthony at ADM solved the problem. The switching around of scopes is now much easier.....

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#6 Gord

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 09:29 PM

Hey Dave,

Does that AP use a 7" tube? The one I have uses a 6.5", but I think that's for the 155.

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Posted 26 October 2012 - 10:48 PM

Yep, 7.00". I measured it thrice before contacting Joe at Parallax. He has sold many pairs for this particular scope and he confirmed my measurements.
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Posted 27 October 2012 - 06:03 PM

I also like "Interchangeability". besides ADM, AP and Parallax, I like TEC rings.

But don't like AT/WO and a few other imports due to inferior Aluminum used in the rings.






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