boresight


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boresight

[′bȯr‚sīt]
(ordnance)
A telescopic device utilizing a boresighting reticle to align the axis of a weapon with a target; it is attached to the exterior of a weapon barrel or tube by a mount.

boresight

boresight
To align a gun or another device by optical sighting on a target. Boresight angle is the angle through which a seeker can pick up and successfully engage a target.
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I had Torey at my FFL dealer, Buckhorn Gun & Pawn, mount the scope and boresight it and he did his usual superb job with the first shots being fight on for windage and 1-1/2" low at 100 yards.
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The guys call me immediately when a firearm comes in and often mount scopes and boresight them so rifles are ready to go.
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