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Old 01-17-2013, 08:26 PM
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Re: 338 snipetac

Depends I guess on what you want to use it for, hunting or targer or both. Actually I guess this is one of those personal preference type questions
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:33 PM
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Re: 338 snipetac

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thanks for the info you guys one more question do you think ffp or sfp
For me SFP only for ELR work. I would think you will want the reticle to remain thin as possible and the target to grow in size as you crank up to max power. With the FFP the reticle grows in size along with the target as you increase power. I insist on the finest reticle I can get and a large target for the most precise point of aim.

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Old 01-17-2013, 08:36 PM
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Re: 338 snipetac

It would be for both. I have never had a chance to play around with a ffp so just looking for some help with this.
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Old 01-17-2013, 08:43 PM
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It would be for both. I have never had a chance to play around with a ffp so just looking for some help with this.
I should add I use the SFP's on all my hunting rigs as well as target, and that includes hunting in dark timber to open plains and across canyons. 20 yards to 2500 yards.

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Old 01-17-2013, 08:58 PM
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Re: 338 snipetac

the ATACR looks to be a good option for me and a grand less then uso. who uses ffp and why are they so much more in cost
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Old 01-17-2013, 09:06 PM
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Re: 338 snipetac

What is ffp and sfp?? Sorry new letters here!!
Also, is the sightron?? (Think that's the scope u mentioned) as durable as the NF??
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Old 01-17-2013, 09:16 PM
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Re: 338 snipetac

ffp=first focal plane
sfp=second focal plane
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