Long Range Hunting Online Magazine


Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Rifles, Reloading, Optics, Equipment > Long Range Scopes and Other Optics

Long Range Scopes and Other Optics Nightforce Optics


Reply

Burris XTR vs Leupold VX-3

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 02-15-2010, 10:45 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 6
Burris XTR vs Leupold VX-3

Hello everyone. First post - hope I don't get directed to a bunch of previous duplicates:

If you could get a Burris XTR 3-12x 50mm with Mil-Dot or a Leupold VX3 3.5-10x 50mm with Illuminated Duplex for the exact same price. To mount on a .308 semi., mainly for hunting.

Which one would you go for? Is it a coin flip?

Thanks.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-16-2010, 02:27 PM
Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Redmond Or.
Posts: 2,527
Re: Burris XTR vs Leupold VX-3

I love both my Burris's and my Leupold's. I dont have any personal experience with the above mentioned Burris, however I dont like Iluminated reticle scopes. Imo they dont work well at extended ranges because they ''blur'' the target(again IMO).
If it were me Id buy a Leupold VX=lll w/o ilumination. Dont know if this helps or not, just my opinion. Good luck with your choice
__________________
"Its not Rocket Surgery.....'
GOD,GUNS,&GUTTS MADE AMERICA, LETS KEEP ALL 3!winmag

"I have No idea why that cop made me ride in the back seat, when I Clearly called Shotgun!"
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-16-2010, 09:08 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 6
Re: Burris XTR vs Leupold VX-3

Thanks.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads for: Burris XTR vs Leupold VX-3
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Burris and Leupold Scopes FS ourway77 Optics For Sale 2 12-27-2011 10:52 AM
Leupold PRW or Burris Zee rings? Diezel Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 10 11-09-2007 04:21 AM
New Leupold vs. Burris Jon Bischof Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 52 02-12-2007 03:39 AM
HELP Please! Burris Black Diamond or Leupold VX3 superlite17 Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 11 08-11-2005 06:15 PM
Burris Black Diamond or Leupold? Lonnie Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 10 10-30-2003 09:40 AM

Current Poll
Do you archery hunt for elk?
YES - 29.03%
45 Votes
NO - 55.48%
86 Votes
Not yet, but I plan to. - 15.48%
24 Votes
Total Votes: 155
You may not vote on this poll.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:19 PM.


Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
All content ©2010-2014 Long Range Hunting, LLC