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Old 11-03-2019, 03:09 PM
358SCOTT 358SCOTT is offline
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Default Teslong in a 20 cal.

I purchased a TESLONG bore scope for $49 on Amazon. Nice unit, easy to use, but wouldn'tfit in my PAC NOR 20 VT. After inspecting the mirror end I could see the mirror was larger than the screw on tube. I used fine emery to sand it flush and it slides in the barrel(tight, so careful).
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Old 11-03-2019, 07:43 PM
rickiesrevenge rickiesrevenge is offline
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I just got one of those bore scopes. Haven't needed to use it yet though.

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Old 11-07-2019, 04:20 AM
Bambob Bambob is offline
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Default Teslong Borescope

I have one of these too. I found that it would fit my friend's .204, but will not fit either of my 5mm Rem. Mags. I'll try your fix.
I've had the Lyman bore scope for several years and all of a sudden, between sessions it just quit. Lyman says they don't repair these when they're out of warranty and offered to sell me another one for half price. After trying the Teslong I'm not going back for another Lyman. The Lyman is a little easier to use due to the rigid tube but the optical quality of the Teslong is just a lot better. I can expand the picture to about a foot across.

Bob
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Old 11-12-2019, 04:33 AM
Bambob Bambob is offline
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Default Teslong Borescope

Following 358SCOTT's clue, I found that the top of the mirror does indeed stick out over the edge of the tube. I measured it at about 0.203". Most of the rest of the assembly measured around 0.196". I dressed the edge down with 400 grit and finished with 600 grit and the area now measures about the same as the lower portion. It will now go easily down the bores of both my Remington 591, 5mm Mag. barrels. Thanks Scott!

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Old 11-13-2019, 05:02 PM
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I was going to pull the trigger on one, but they are not compatible with my IPhone. I may have to get a Android tablet or a small notebook for my gun related stuff, reloading data and such.
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