General FAQ

As an alter­na­tive to gluing scopes into the mount in order to achieve a secure hold, we recom­mend the use of little pieces of latex cut out of a medical glove, which can be placed in the ring-halves to provide a very secure bond between mount and scope.

Unlike glue, this latex ring is easy to remove and leaves no residue.

No. Clamping is only possible on Picatinny rails.

More infor­ma­tion about the Picatinny stan­dard can be found here.

Primarily on AR15 guns to main­tain proper eye relief.

MOA (Minute of Angle) means angle minute. 1 MOA equals 0.0166 ° or 2.91 cm at 100m distance.

No! These are similar, but different fixing systems and they are not compat­ible.

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Torque power

Both screws can be tight­ened with 7-8 NM. This value is also engraved on one side of the clamp jaws of the extended Ultra­light mount or on the bottom side of the short Ultra­light mount.

Due to the differ­ences in mate­rial and wall thick­ness of the tubular body, we can not give any infor­ma­tion about the tight­ening torque of the fastening screws of the upper half shells.

The hex nuts can be tight­ened with 10-12Nm. This infor­ma­tion is also engraved on the hexagon nuts.

The attach­ments for UNIVERSAL inter­face can be tight­ened with max. 1.5Nm.

Custom Colors

The delivery time is usually 6-8 weeks, in addi­tion to the stan­dard delivery time.

The prices for the coating are not listed in the price lists. They depend on the type and number of the ordered item. Please send us a price request by email.


No, a purchase directly from RECK­NAGEL is not possible. All prod­ucts can be ordered through specialist dealers or gunsmiths.

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