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    I think one of the coolest things I’ve “discovered” on this forum is the concept of live recording of target or hunting with scoped air rifles.  I’ve searched, read, and watched a lot of posts, youtube, etc.  Looks like a person can DIY for $10-20 or spend $50-$1,000 for commercial systems. I don’t want DIY. Everytime I go DIY I end up “needing” more power tools and thus, spend more money. (ha).

    I also want to use my iPhone 7Plus which is pretty much the same size as the 6Plus except a fraction more thin. 

    Looks like G-Line, Discovery Optics, and I-Scope are the best options (maybe Eagle Vision too?).  My criteria:

    1. Under $100 (who knows if I’ll really like this or not?
    2. Commercial product
    3. Fits Iphone 7 Plus
    4. Clear Video
    5. Fits MTC Viper Connect scope
    6. Won’t damage phone or scope.

    Thanks!

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    Thanks for PM Tomico!

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    I just got 2 iPhone 7 Plus cases from Discovery Optics dealer in USA.

    I needed the 38-43mm scope adapter for one scope and a 43-48mm adapter for the other

    Perfect fit and very nicely made

    I think delivery was 10 days last time I checked

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/DISCOVERY-Optics-Camera-Phone-Rifle-Scope-Adapter-Mount-For-Hunting-And-Shooting-/302140151028?ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT

     

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    Thanks!  I like that Discovery better than ISCOPE because there aren’t any screws projecting. I need to measure my scope diameters. 

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    BenGunn,
    I started a thread on this forum called “You Guys Make it Look Easy”.  I bought this Discovery.  Mine came with the adjustable plate (knurled knobs that adjust for different phone widths).  It fits my 7Pllus and I put it on two different scopes. I get only a tiny or no picture. I’m sure I don’t have something set correctly.  I hope I can make it work. I bought off a dealer on Ebay so I don’t think returning is possible.

    I do agree this Discovery is well-made and stable on the scope. 

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    Did you watch this video?

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    I have the eagle vision mount for my iPhone, and this Doscovery Optics system looks like a better design.  And it’s about half the price 

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    Here’s the link to Ebay for the Discovery scopes in the USA 

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/DISCOVERY-Optics-Camera-Phone-Rifle-Scope-Adapter-Mount-For-Hunting-And-Shooting-/302140151028

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    I found them here on sale as well:

    https://outdoorgearplace.com/products/discovery-optics-camera-phone-rifle-scope-adapter-mount-for-hunting-and-shooting

     

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    Has anyone found a mount for a regular iPhone 7 other than the universal adapter?

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    I believe these guys have the 7 & 7 Plus cases

    Discovery Optics IPhone 7 Case

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    “BenGunn”I believe these guys have the 7 & 7 Plus cases

    Discovery Optics IPhone 7 Case

    
Thanks Bud!

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    Guys How’s the Discovery Scope?
    Does it have an Etched Glass Reticle?

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    Its using your scope via the camera phone. If your scope is etched then that what you see via the scope cam

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    Hi Folks, am looking to purchase a Discovery Optics scope mount and am deciding whether to purchase a Universal mount vs a dedicated mount for my Samsung S6. The universal is my preferred choice but I cannot find any information anywhere that confirms it will happily work with a Samsung Galaxy S6. The reason I ask is that it looks like the screw in position can accommodate for a left hand or right hand side camera but not a Centre camera like the ones on a Samsung smartphone. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Cheers Paul from Australia 🇦🇺 

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    Does anyone know if the discovery scopecam mount will fit a hawke airmax 30sf 3-12. If it does fit what size should i get to fit over it. Thanks in advance!!

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    Get the smaller mount tube 38-43mm and the correct Samsung case

    Outdoorgearplace.com

    or let me know if you need more info

    I have same scope cam for IPhone and Samsung

    Some “How to” videos for you.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDMfasr-qug  
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSOJVpOMA7c  
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z_2Qr-v4uOE

     

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