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Old 05-21-2002, 01:40 PM
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Just wanted to share an experience with others that may have been thinking of having a Weaver scope repaired. I have an older k2.5 with t-n-t reticle. Nice all steel body. I bought it when i was eighteen or so. I believe i paid about $22.00 for the peice brand new from Gander Mountain.Many deer seasons have come and gone and while i always had good service with the scope, it's 2 peice optics had started to seperate, resulting in a "cloud" when looking through the scope. While many prefer variables, i prefer fixed power scopes and really did not want to throw this one out.I sent it to Weaver Scope Repair in El Paso Texas. For a reasonable fee, the scope was re-conditioned (New lens' nitrogen fill etc.). I just got it back today and boy does it look spiffy! They even filled the K2.5 designation on the body with a Gold colored inlay! The scope looks brand new. While the repair took a few months, i would recommend the service for those wishing to hang on to an "old favorite".
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Old 05-21-2002, 02:00 PM
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Good information to have .... must be about a gazillion Weavers out there, many of them pretty old. If we get a notice from Weaver that they have a six month backlog, we'll blame it on your note!

By the way, like the "A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience" -- pretty good.

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Old 05-21-2002, 03:20 PM
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As we speak, I'm waiting for my K6 to return!
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Old 05-24-2002, 09:16 PM
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Scott, was that the Weaver Repair Service in El Paso??

Thanks. L.W.
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Old 05-25-2002, 06:45 AM
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Yes it is.
The address is:
Weaver Scope Repair Service
1121 Larry Mahan Dr. Suite "B"
El Paso Texas 79925
Tel # 915-593-1005
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