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Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? #7849184 05/24/20 02:58 AM
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Looking at these two scopes. Will go on a featherweight 243. Leupold 3.5 x 10, Meopro 3 x 9. What say you? Thanks for your help!

Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7849186 05/24/20 03:01 AM
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I’m a giant Leupold fan. Of the two, I would get the Meopta.

Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7849300 05/24/20 11:45 AM
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Hawk, you may be defeating the idea of a light weight rifle with the Meopta. They are normally heavier than other scopes of the same range. If weight IS NOT a factor then the Meopta would be my choice also.







Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7849307 05/24/20 12:07 PM
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Thank you for the replies. Not worried about the weight. I've read good reviews of the meopta. Just curious as to what THF brethren think.

Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7849605 05/24/20 06:41 PM
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Meopta. Not even close.


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Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: ImTheReasonDovesMourn] #7849608 05/24/20 06:47 PM
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Just curious the price of both..?


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Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7850211 05/25/20 11:54 AM
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I have a Meopta Meopro 6X and it has some amazing glass.





Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: freerange] #7850507 05/25/20 04:09 PM
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Freerange, not sure cost of the meopta. The luppy is about 500.

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Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7850611 05/25/20 05:07 PM
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Meopta has great glass. That would be my choice

Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7850626 05/25/20 05:21 PM
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The Meopta Meopro 3x9x40 is equivalent to an older Zeiss conquest 3x9x40 mc, before Zeiss discontinued the 'mc' line & started using the "HD' & 'V' line conquests.
The older conquests were made by Meopta.
Very good scope & glass.

Actually the whole meo pro line is equivalent to older Zeiss conquest line.

The Leupold VX3i is the Meopro line direct competitor the difference is personal preference, look through both, pick the one you like best.

I'd be happy with either.
I'd always give Leupold a very slight edge because of customer service & warranty.

Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7851579 05/26/20 02:36 PM
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Ended up with the meopro 3x9 for $349. Lucked into a promotional deal at a local shop.

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Great price on a great scope.





Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7860777 06/05/20 12:52 AM
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I have both and the MeoPro glass is a little better to my eyes.


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Re: Leupold VX-3i or Meopta Meopro? [Re: hawk] #7860922 06/05/20 04:18 AM
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Good choice! Meopta will be slightly better glass for sure... It's made in Europe, while the Leupold is made in USA, I believe.

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