close
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

huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Unread 10-08-2010, 07:50 PM
Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Posts: 86
huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

Ok all if you had a choice witch would it be????
Reply With Quote
  •   #2  
    Unread 10-08-2010, 08:41 PM
    SPONSOR
     
    Join Date: Jun 2007
    Location: Wyoming
    Posts: 2,816
    Re: huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

    Depends on the uses.
    The biggest negative to me is Huskemaw's small amount of windage adjustment.
    For the multi-types of LR shooting I do, it is not enough.
    For LR hunting only, it does not pose a problem.
    Then it becomes a matter of preference about reticles, zero stops, etc...
    Reply With Quote

      #3  
    Unread 10-08-2010, 11:15 PM
    Silver Member
     
    Join Date: Mar 2010
    Location: Spring, TX
    Posts: 353
    Re: huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

    To easy. Leupold all the way.
    Reply With Quote
      #4  
    Unread 10-10-2010, 01:53 PM
    Gold Member
     
    Join Date: Oct 2007
    Location: Patagonia Mountains, Arizona
    Posts: 770
    Re: huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

    Which models? I have four Leupold 16x40 M1s. Zero Huskemaws.
    I like the 16x40 for:
    huge elevation adjustment
    light weight
    properly calibrated mil-dot reticle
    long eye relief
    simple
    rugged
    I prefer the fixed 16x40.


    The only scope I own which I like better is a Horus Vision Falcon with an H37 reticle.
    It's advantage is that it's much faster to use because it eliminates knob twisting.
    It's disadvantage is that it's big and heavy.

    What I'd really like a simple, light, and rugged scope like the Leupold with a mil grid reticle similar to the H37.
    Reply With Quote
      #5  
    Unread 10-10-2010, 06:52 PM
    Platinum Member
     
    Join Date: Dec 2009
    Location: LaPine Or.
    Posts: 2,536
    Re: huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

    This question is like the 308 vs 30-06 debate. IT NEVER ENDS WELL. It seems the 3 best ways I know to start a dust up, or ruffle feathers on L/R/H is to start a post about Huskemaw, 308 vs 30-06, or H.A.T. bullets! These posts are better left alone or researched using the search function to access the L/R/H archives.
    IMO its a personal preferance thing. Both scopes work as advertised. I am from Oregon, and Im very loyal, local, and opinionated, and money concience. So you can guess my vote, but again, these kinds of posts dont ever end well. Do a search and youll see.......
    In the end, it all comes down to personal preferance. The best thing to do is to TRY BOTH PERSONALLY, Price both, and get wichever YOU like best.
    __________________
    "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
      #6  
    Unread 10-10-2010, 11:34 PM
    Bronze Member
     
    Join Date: Oct 2010
    Posts: 86
    Re: huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

    I am not tryin to start up any bs or anything. I am in the market for a long range scope and don't want to regret my purchase. I only have the funds for a one time purchase. To tell you the truth its a toss up between leupold mark 4, huskamaw, vortex pst, night force br, and the trijicon long range. Sorry if I sarted any wrong doings just tryin to buy a scope with no regrets.
    Reply With Quote
      #7  
    Unread 10-11-2010, 12:03 AM
    SPONSOR
     
    Join Date: Jun 2007
    Location: Wyoming
    Posts: 2,816
    Re: huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1

    If you plan on competing or practicing in high winds, do not get the Huskemaw IMO.
    I own a Huskemaw, a Mark 4, and a NXS.
    Reply With Quote
    Reply

    Bookmarks

    Thread Tools
    Display Modes


    Similar Threads for: huskemaw vs leupold mark 4 m1
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Leupold Mark 4 Hicks Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 13 01-19-2011 08:28 PM
    FS - Leupold Mark 4 scope and Leupold Sequoia spotter bugle1up Optics For Sale 1 11-30-2010 02:44 PM
    Leupold mark 4 vs huskemaw Ultramag45 Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 32 02-25-2010 06:26 PM
    RRA AR-10 with leupold mark 4 Copenhagen Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 0 01-29-2010 12:30 PM
    Leupold Mark 4 LR/T or PR? Rymart Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 1 02-07-2006 10:51 AM


    All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:24 AM.


    Powered by vBulletin ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Content Management Powered by vBadvanced CMPS
    All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC