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Old 05-01-2012, 01:33 PM
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scope help.

I have a chance to pick this scope up for a decent price, do any of you have any experience with it, if so how did you like it and would you recomend it.
Zeiss 3-12x56 Conquest 30mm Rifle Scope
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Old 05-01-2012, 08:24 PM
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Re: scope help.

anyone?
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Old 05-01-2012, 08:48 PM
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Re: scope help.

They are very good in low light and have great glass
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Old 05-01-2012, 08:51 PM
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Re: scope help.

As a rule of thumb, the bigger the hole the more light comes in........
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Old 05-02-2012, 08:06 AM
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Re: scope help.

In my experience, the 56mm ain't much good on a big critter huntin' gun, gets in the way. great for a p-dog shooter though, depending on the reticle.
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Old 05-02-2012, 09:06 AM
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Re: scope help.

Zeiss is excellent glass. If the price is "right" I'd buy it. You can always trade it for something that better suits your needs later on.
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Old 05-02-2012, 12:07 PM
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Re: scope help.

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Originally Posted by MTBULLET View Post
In my experience, the 56mm ain't much good on a big critter huntin' gun, gets in the way. great for a p-dog shooter though, depending on the reticle.
...Sort of like looking over the hood of a conventional Western Star with a big bug deflector.... You know that car in front of you thats stopped is close...... but you can't see it......
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