How to Use Electrical Tape to Mount a Scope?

Answer Mounting a scope to a rifle should be a precise and methodical process. The scope provides greater accuracy on your shots, allowing cleaner shots when game hunting. When in the field, if your scope... Read More »

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How to Mount a Rifle Scope Using a Dovetail Scope Base?

Using a dovetail scope base is an excellent method to securely mount your scope to your bolt-action rifle. The term "dovetail" refers to the appearance of the scope rings' bases, which slide into t... Read More »

Can electrical tape be used with heat tape?

Electrical tape can be used with heat tape. When using heat tape, it is recommended that you use electrical tape instead of electrical wire to hold the heat tape in place. Be careful not to run hea... Read More »

Is it safe to use duct tape in place of electrical tape?

Duct tape is not safe to use in place of electrical tape. Electrical tape is created so that it will not catch on fire when overheated. The fabric component of duct tape makes it more likely to bur... Read More »

Duct Tape instead of electrical tape?

For what you used it’s just fine. Duct tape has insulating properties as well, it’s just little more bulky and messy (lots of residue) if you remove it later to replace it with something else.... Read More »