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Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

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Re: Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

is that a 2" dot?

would i be happyier with the newer ATACR? I do know the reticle will be thicker then my NP-R1...which may hurt my accuracy....on the other hand...it may help since my eyes are weak
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    Re: Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

    I bought a 32 NXS in the last 12 months. Its glass is way superior to my older 22 power NXS and 15 power NXS.
    The glass is now German I believe.
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    Re: Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

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    is that a 2" dot?

    would i be happyier with the newer ATACR? I do know the reticle will be thicker then my NP-R1...which may hurt my accuracy....on the other hand...it may help since my eyes are weak
    4 of those shots went into 1 1/4" at 500 yards. I either pulled the 5th or the 3:30 mirage got me. But anyway, I didn't shoot those 4 into 1/4 moa at 500 yards by aiming at a 2" orange dot. I centered up on the orange and black diamond in the center.

    Bottom line is if you are having trouble seeing small aim points at 500 yards with a 22X NXS something is wrong.

    Good luck with what ever you choose.

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    Re: Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

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    I bought a 32 NXS in the last 12 months. Its glass is way superior to my older 22 power NXS and 15 power NXS.
    The glass is now German I believe.

    Wow that would be great!

    I actually have a cheap 32x on a 22-250 that does really well for me...and its only a $100 pc.
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    Re: Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

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    I bought a 32 NXS in the last 12 months. Its glass is way superior to my older 22 power NXS and 15 power NXS.
    The glass is now German I believe.
    I'm pretty sure Nightforce has always used Japanese glass...But don't hold me to that, b/c they very well could have recently switched, without me hearing about it.
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    Re: Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

    Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

    Yep.
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    Re: Does anyone like the 8-32x56 NXS Nightforce?

    I use both 22x & 32x NXS, and I don't see an advantage in one over another except I have more power available in 32x. As far as adjustment limit, this is commonly managed with 20moa bias in rings or base.

    NF glass is acceptable(nothing impressive), and is the same as Leupold's.
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