horton 4x32 scope sighting in help needed
Posted 18 October 2010 - 04:15 PM
i have a horton hunter xs i have a horton 4x32 scope with the 5 cross hairs.
what's the yardage for the 5 cross hairs when sighting in. is the first 1 10yrds
if so what are the others. i lost my directions.
Posted 18 October 2010 - 04:26 PM
Posted 18 October 2010 - 06:51 PM
Posted 18 October 2010 - 06:52 PM
i was thnking the fist crosshair was 10yrds then 20-30-40-50?
Posted 18 October 2010 - 10:44 PM
Posted 19 October 2010 - 11:10 AM
I look at the forum the barnet scope cross hair distance is diffent.
if you go to the scope forum and look at the one for the barnett 4x32 that should give you the # you want
i have a bigger gap in the cross hairs between the 2nd and 3rd crosshair
Posted 19 October 2010 - 11:18 AM
I hope this helps.
Posted 19 October 2010 - 07:21 PM
do you have the larger gap between the 2nd anf 3rd crosshair in the scope.?
i have the same scope on my legacy 175. i have mine set on 1 and its shoots at 20. 25. 35. 45.55.
I hope this helps.
also do you have the instructions for the scope. if so could you scan them and send me
a copy. i tried to copy horton 3 times with no response.
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Posted 19 October 2010 - 09:05 PM
With 7/8" Weaver style base (SS099) mounted to the bow's
sight bridge, mount the scope rings (SS200) to the top of 7/8"
Weaver base. Make certain the two alignment keys have
aligned with, and dropped into the cross cut grooves in the
7/8" base. Tighten with hex wrench provided. DO NOT OVER
TIGHTEN. Remove the ring caps by removing the (2) screws
in each cap. Place scope onto the ring base, and replace cap.
Tighten the screws to lightly hold the scope. Insure the scope's
crossbars are horizontal. This can be checked by comparing
the crossbars to the limbs. Insure you can see completely
though the scope while looking through it in a natural, relaxed
shooting stance. Once scope is positioned, tighten the ring
Red Dot sights are powered by a 3-Volt lithium battery, type
2032. To install the battery: 1) Unscrew the battery compartment cover. 2) Insert the battery with the positive(+)
side up. 3) Replace the cover.
If the illuminated reticules dim, or do not light at all,
replace the battery.
To ease, and allow sighting in process to move along
quickly, use a shooting bench, with rest, and consistent
trigger pull when shooting. Be sure bench, and
rest do not interfere with the string travel, or cable
movement. Also, remember to keep your thumb and
fingers of your forward hand below the travel path of
the string and cables when shooting. To sight in the
scope: 1) Remove the elevation and windage caps from
the optics. Pre-set windage and elevation adjustments
to their center range of movement. At a distance of 10
yards, utilizing the top scope crosshair, shoot one
arrow at the target center. Do not shoot again until
adjustment is made. Your crossbow's accuracy has
the potential to damage the first arrow if another shot
was taken at this time. 2) Adjust the point of impact
(POI) accordingly using the internal windage and
elevation adjustments of the scope (10 clicks = y.," of
movement). Repeat until the POI is approximately 1"
high, and perfectly centered. 3) Move to a distance of
20 yards and repeat, continuing to aim with the top
crosshair in the scope. Make any minute adjustment
to bring the POI "dead center" in the bull's-eye (at 20
yards, 5 clicks = y.," of movement). 4) Confirm the
distance that the lower crosshairs will represent.
Replace the windage, and elevation caps. Generally,
each crosshair will provide 8 to 10 yards of trajectory
depending on the model of crossbow you are using.
Remember, arrow selection, arrow weight, point weight
and style, fletching length and style, are all factors that
will influence trajectory.
Posted 20 October 2010 - 06:50 AM
Results will vary with crossbow and arrow/broadhead combo.