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SFP vs. FFP

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Unread 11-05-2013, 07:20 AM
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Re: SFP vs. FFP

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I prefer and use ffp and mil, my future scopes will all be this.In NWMT I have successfully used my mil scope that is divided into 1/5 mil to range elk to 800 yrd and harvest. We have a majority of cloud,fog snow,conditions that make range finder useless. I could only range 250 yrs this weekend,but could see 950 yrds. I also carry a range book that I drew up of my favorite spots for this reason also.
I am leaning in this direction as well.
Might need to contact you to help speed up the learning curve.
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    Unread 11-05-2013, 08:55 AM
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    Re: SFP vs. FFP

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    I prefer and use ffp and mil, my future scopes will all be this.In NWMT I have successfully used my mil scope that is divided into 1/5 mil to range elk to 800 yrd and harvest. We have a majority of cloud,fog snow,conditions that make range finder useless. I could only range 250 yrs this weekend,but could see 950 yrds. I also carry a range book that I drew up of my favorite spots for this reason also.
    Good point, I use the ffp mil system myself in comps and hunting. You may want to look into getting a mil-dot master if you dont have one, lots of information in a small, light package.
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    Unread 11-05-2013, 09:38 AM
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    Re: SFP vs. FFP

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    As Mikecr already mentioned, LR = SFP. Not to mention, the hundreds of dollars that can be spent on better glass by going SFP over FFP. And as Bill123 said, spend the money on the glass.
    +! That's it in short form and nothing to add.
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    Unread 11-05-2013, 10:18 AM
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    Re: SFP vs. FFP

    Well to each his own, I do find it strange why most people shooting precision rifle matches seem to lean towards ffp, there must be a reason for that.
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    Unread 11-05-2013, 10:37 AM
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    Re: SFP vs. FFP

    I like my SFP NF NP1RR ranging reticle.
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    Unread 11-05-2013, 11:47 AM
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    Re: SFP vs. FFP

    And I like the 3 S&B P4Fs that I use, as far as LR= sfp we can agree to diagaree.
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    Unread 11-05-2013, 08:37 PM
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    Re: SFP vs. FFP

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    Good point, I use the ffp mil system myself in comps and hunting. You may want to look into getting a mil-dot master if you dont have one, lots of information in a small, light package.
    I have one as well as my just fresh, expert marksman marine son
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