texashuntingforum.com logo
Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Shawn Cantrell, Martinj, Pkmc03, bobby38, wingmaster23
66657 Registered Users
Top Posters(All Time)
dogcatcher 101,067
bill oxner 67,767
stxranchman 55,623
SnakeWrangler 51,718
RKHarm24 44,585
rifleman 44,451
BMD 41,064
Big Orn 37,484
Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums45
Topics453,495
Posts6,586,347
Members66,657
Most Online19,184
Feb 5th, 2020
Print Thread
Input on new scope #7867357 06/11/20 02:28 PM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 221
T
Threelranch Offline OP
Woodsman
OP Offline
Woodsman
T
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 221
Just ordered a 708 in a savage 110 high country and i have a dilemma on the scope choice , i have it narrowed down to ...
NX8 4-32x50 F1
Zeiss Conquest V6 5-30x50

I have a NX8 2.5x20 on a 68 already and i know what to expect but i was kind of think SFP for this hunting setup but cant very many reviews on the V6 . This will be a dedicated hunting rig out to about 400-600 yards but mostly 2-300 . So anyone with both or at least the V6 can give me some feed back i would appreciate it.

Re: Input on new scope [Re: Threelranch] #7867582 06/11/20 06:44 PM
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 3,596
S
Son of a Blitch Offline
Extreme Tracker
Offline
Extreme Tracker
S
Joined: Oct 2012
Posts: 3,596
I have that NX8, and I would highly suggest going with that!


George Blitch
george@mapmyranch.com
www.MapMyRanch.com
[Linked Image]
"Keep your aim as true as your word" - GB
Re: Input on new scope [Re: Threelranch] #7868023 06/12/20 01:37 AM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 31,444
F
FiremanJG Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
F
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 31,444
SFP at 30X? Really? It would be culled immediately for me.

Zeiss makes nice glass.
.
.
.
Night Force makes nice glass, tough scopes, properly tracking turrets, nice reticles, and return to zero.

I've proven the reliability of NF. And I've proven the un-reliability of Zeiss at least on my range.


[Linked Image]
800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available
Re: Input on new scope [Re: FiremanJG] #7868061 06/12/20 02:47 AM
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 221
T
Threelranch Offline OP
Woodsman
OP Offline
Woodsman
T
Joined: Oct 2014
Posts: 221
Originally Posted by FiremanJG
SFP at 30X? Really? It would be culled immediately for me.

Zeiss makes nice glass.
.
.
.
Night Force makes nice glass, tough scopes, properly tracking turrets, nice reticles, and return to zero.

I've proven the reliability of NF. And I've proven the un-reliability of Zeiss at least on my range.

Yep I have some fields that are around 1000’ yards and like to look at the bucks on the other end of the field sometimes. Have you ran any of the nx8 ? The one I have is good I really like it almost as good as my old nxs , almost want to put another on but want a light rig.

Re: Input on new scope [Re: Threelranch] #7868302 06/12/20 01:10 PM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 31,444
F
FiremanJG Online Content
THF Celebrity
Online Content
THF Celebrity
F
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 31,444
30X available is all good. Being SFP, you're married to which magnification for your reticle to be correct? Where does the scope subtend?

NX8 yes, I have shot with it, and love it!


[Linked Image]
800 Yard Steel Range
Precision Rifle Instruction
Memberships and Classes Available
Previous Thread
Index
Next Thread

© 2004-2019 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3