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#5543410 - 01/14/15 07:11 PM Vortex crossfire II 4-16x50
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Registered: 08/27/12
Posts: 3263
Loc: Watauga, TX
Camera land has them for $189.99 right now. Which is nearly $100 off. I'm wondering what the experts think about this scope in regards to learning to target shoot at longer distances (out to 500-600 yards). I had already been looking at this scope when it was at $279 but this seems like a smokin good deal. I'm also looking at the SWFA fixed powers, but I think I would prefer the variable power scopes.
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#5543829 - 01/14/15 09:52 PM Re: Vortex crossfire II 4-16x50 [Re: Tff caribou]
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Light Foot

Registered: 06/07/11
Posts: 49
Loc: Tx
I cant testify to 500 yard shots, but I have that scope on my .243 and its been a solid performer out to 150
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#5543860 - 01/14/15 10:06 PM Re: Vortex crossfire II 4-16x50 [Re: Tff caribou]
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Woodsman

Registered: 03/27/12
Posts: 237
Loc: Concho Valley
bought that same scope from cabelas for $120... works like a champ on my 22-250

clear and bright

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#5544208 - 01/15/15 07:52 AM Re: Vortex crossfire II 4-16x50 [Re: Tff caribou]
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Registered: 09/01/04
Posts: 1676
Loc: Denton, TX
I picked up a 4-12x44 from Gander Tuesday for $165 out the door. It's got the BDC reticle, which I'm neutral on. If it's anything close to my 3-9 Crossfire, the 6.5 Creed will be happy.
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#5544284 - 01/15/15 08:27 AM Re: Vortex crossfire II 4-16x50 [Re: bradtown]
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Registered: 08/27/12
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Loc: Watauga, TX
Originally Posted By: bradtown
bought that same scope from cabelas for $120... works like a champ on my 22-250

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For the 4-16x50? If so you got an incredible deal.
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#5544290 - 01/15/15 08:32 AM Re: Vortex crossfire II 4-16x50 [Re: Tff caribou]
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Registered: 08/14/07
Posts: 4538
Loc: Springtown, Texas
I have the Crossfire 4-16-50 AO 30mm tube with lighted reticle. I was having issues with the parallax. I called Vortex and sent it to them. I had my scope back in about 7 days saying it was fixed for free and the parallax was set for 200, not 100. I have not went to resight it in yet. I don't think you could go wrong. All my other Vortex are Vipers. I went out on a limb getting this one for the price.
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#5552720 - 01/19/15 07:33 PM Re: Vortex crossfire II 4-16x50 [Re: Tff caribou]
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Bird Dog

Registered: 07/10/14
Posts: 344
Loc: Desdemona
Great Scopes. I own 2.

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