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#6238014 - 03/27/16 10:19 AM 28 gauge Bore Sight Arbor???
nak Online   sleepy

Registered: 08/26/12
Posts: 887
Loc: DFW
28 Gauge arbor for a .223 (or anything) bore sight laser. Or a dedicated 28 gauge in chamber bore sight laser? Is there such a creature? I've spent an hour on Google and I'm coming up completely dry.

I know 28 is not popular, but surely someone makes one.
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#6238210 - 03/27/16 02:27 PM Re: 28 gauge Bore Sight Arbor??? [Re: nak]
P_102 Offline

Registered: 09/23/08
Posts: 651
Loc: Grapevine
Never heard of anyone bore sighting a shotgun but you may be able to find a way to mount a laser sight in an empty hull.

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#6238264 - 03/27/16 04:16 PM Re: 28 gauge Bore Sight Arbor??? [Re: nak]
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might try sportsmansguide

#6238794 - 03/28/16 07:57 AM Re: 28 gauge Bore Sight Arbor??? [Re: nak]
charlesb Offline
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Registered: 04/07/10
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Loc: West Texas mountains
I'll assume here that you are interested in using slugs, and have an adjustable sight of some kind.

If no 28ga sight arbor shows up, I'd just try it out at short range, maybe 25 yards. Get it just above the bull there, and that ought to get it on the paper for 100 yard sighting, with little if any further adjustment required.

Careful use of a dental mirror will allow you to get the bore lined up with the target, if you've got a pump or an autoloader there. You'll want shooting bags or a sled for this. Then, without moving the gun, take a look to see where the sight is looking, make an adjustment, and then compare the two again.

You can get a dental mirror at most drug stores. They are handy for all kinds if stuff, a good investment.

Edited by charlesb (03/28/16 08:00 AM)
Kind regards, charlesb

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