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Old 11-30-2007, 01:43 AM
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Scope Choice

I am shopping for a scope for my new Varmint rifle(ground hog's). 500-600 yards will be my longest shots. My budget is $500-$1,000. My number 1 priority is tracking. Number 2 priority would be clarity. Light gathering is not a real issue. I have been looking at the 16X IOR, and the 6.5X20 Zeiss conquest. I am looking for suggestions. Who makes the best scope for tracking?? In my price range?? Tom.
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Old 11-30-2007, 02:33 AM
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If its to be use for nothing but ground hogs I'd go with the IOR. There doesn't seem much need for a variable power scope for ground hogs.

Both will track great. I haven't heard of a tracking problem in any of the name brand scopes of late.
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Old 11-30-2007, 09:09 AM
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IOR Mine tracks great. I am going to buy 2 more when I get the $$$$
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