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#7053228 - 01/25/18 08:26 PM Rifle scope quality on the $250 range
llbts1 Offline
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Registered: 01/09/08
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Loc: Aledo
I'm looking for a scope in the 14-16x max, 42mm or 44mm in the $250 range. I have had luck so far with Vortex, but I have read where some think that there might be some better options available.
I would appreciate any input on this.
And yes, per my wife, 250 is the limit.
Thanks again.

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#7053234 - 01/25/18 08:36 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
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Registered: 11/06/11
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What are you going to do with the scope?

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#7053237 - 01/25/18 08:43 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
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Bushnell Legend Ultra HD 4.5-14x44mm Mil Dot | $261

Redfield Revolution 4-12x40mm Accu-Range | $220

Vortex Crossfire II 4-16x50mm AO BDC | $279

Weaver V16 4-16x42mm | $295


849552 Weaver, 40/44 Riflescope, 6.5-20x44 Adjustable Objective Matte Varminter $200


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Leupold Rifleman 4-12X40Mm Matte Wide Duplex 56170 $239
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#7053238 - 01/25/18 08:44 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
rickym Offline
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Registered: 06/14/15
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Loc: texas
Nikon prostaff would get my vote
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#7053239 - 01/25/18 08:44 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
llbts1 Offline
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Registered: 01/09/08
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Hunting mainly.

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#7053246 - 01/25/18 08:48 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
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Burris Fullfield II. One of my favorites. I have 2.
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#7053247 - 01/25/18 08:48 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
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Athlon Talos or Midas line of scopes

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#7053271 - 01/25/18 09:07 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
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here you go over in classifieds


Nikon Coyote Special Rifle Scope
4.5-14x 40mm
Side Focus
BDC Predator Reticle
Matte

Excellent condition no ring marks. $150 FIRM.

http://texashuntingforum.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/topics/7052875/FS_Nikon_Coyote_Special#Post7052875
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#7053304 - 01/25/18 09:29 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
HLo Offline
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Nikon Prostaff for me.
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#7053319 - 01/25/18 09:50 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
llbts1 Offline
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Registered: 01/09/08
Posts: 240
Loc: Aledo
Thank you guys.
I appreciate this.

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#7053351 - 01/25/18 10:20 PM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: eneat1119]
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Originally Posted By: eneat1119
Athlon Talos or Midas line of scopes


I have a talos 1-4. It has shockingly nice glass.
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#7053446 - 01/26/18 06:14 AM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
bigjoe8565 Offline
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Registered: 06/30/08
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Loc: Mesquite, Tx
Nikon

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#7053460 - 01/26/18 06:28 AM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: llbts1]
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At that price point I don' think I would go with 14x-16X. I don't think your glass quality will be very good at that magnification. Probably be much better with 9x-10X max power.

I have one of these. It's a 3-10 mil dot, SFP, mil turrets. Made in Japan. Glass is good for the price point.


Savage Grand Slam Tactical
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#7053750 - 01/26/18 09:35 AM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: scottfromdallas]
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Originally Posted By: scottfromdallas
I have one of these. It's a 3-10 mil dot, SFP, mil turrets. Made in Japan. Glass is good for the price point.


Savage Grand Slam Tactical

I had to click the link to see what a Savage Grand Slam was... grin
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#7053760 - 01/26/18 09:41 AM Re: Rifle scope quality on the $250 range [Re: winner]
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Loc: Ector County
Originally Posted By: winner
Burris Fullfield II. One of my favorites. I have 2.


+1. Tough as nails.
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