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Old 01-21-2007, 07:44 PM
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cheaper alternatives

hi all.. while I save for my Night force I'm looking for another option that won't brake the bank or my head when the wife catches on...

I've seen the Leatherwood, A1-Optic and Barska scopes on ebay..

Any thoughts on any of these???? I will either use it on my 204 I have now and swap the 4200 4-16 to the new 6.5x300win mag that is in the smiths now or just mount it on the 6.5..

Thanks guys..

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Old 01-21-2007, 08:21 PM
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Re: cheaper alternatives

What, may I ask, are you hoping to spend ?

For an alternative scope that will not break the bank and that has an excellent warranty, i would suggest you look at the Sightron II or newer model III.
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Old 01-22-2007, 10:42 AM
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Re: cheaper alternatives

Bushnell just announced a 4200 tactical at the SHOT show, they are supposed to be shipping soon. Believe it was a 2.5-10 x40, it has a 30mm tube and the one I handled was nice. There is also a new tactical 3200 variable in one inch tube.

Another great scope is their fixed 10x Tactical for under 200 US. Also the SWFA Super Sniper 10X I use is a good scope, cost 300 US. Also check out the Nikon Buckmasters with turrets, they are bright and sharp and reasonable. Available from SIR in Canada.
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Old 01-22-2007, 01:32 PM
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Re: cheaper alternatives

take a look at mueller scopes i have three of them and they are great
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Old 01-22-2007, 06:28 PM
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Re: cheaper alternatives

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Bushnell just announced a 4200 tactical at the SHOT show, they are supposed to be shipping soon. Believe it was a 2.5-10 x40, it has a 30mm tube and the one I handled was nice. There is also a new tactical 3200 variable in one inch tube.


Another great scope is their fixed 10x Tactical for under 200 US. Also the SWFA Super Sniper 10X I use is a good scope, cost 300 US. Also check out the Nikon Buckmasters with turrets, they are bright and sharp and reasonable. Available from SIR in Canada.

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About the 4200 scope, Ian. Did it have 1/4" or MOA click values or 1/8" like they have in their other offerings?
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