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Old 11-12-2003, 10:14 PM
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Sightron Scopes

What are your opinions of the Sightron scopes? Will they withstand the recoil of a magnum rifle over a period of time? Who has the best prices on them?

I hear a lot of good things about them on the rimfire forums, but I need to know from someone who has experience with a little more recoil than a .22

Thanks in advance.

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Old 11-13-2003, 08:48 AM
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Re: Sightron Scopes

Big thumbs up to Sightron based on my experience w/their 4-16x42 on a .308. Thousands of rounds. The best, most repeatable adjustments of any scope I have ever used.

Google for vendors, but maybe start w/Bear Basin, or put a WTB ad out there with your requirements. You might get lucky.
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Old 11-13-2003, 09:11 AM
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Re: Sightron Scopes

I can't tell you much about the Sightron scopes yet, but I just ordered one from MidwayUSA. I ordered the 4X16 tacticle with mildot which is on sale this month for $339.00 I haver been hearing good things about them so thought I would try one. It will be going on a 300 win mag in Remington Sendero.
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Old 11-13-2003, 10:21 AM
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Re: Sightron Scopes

Nate--how did i know you would be the first to respond [img]images/icons/grin.gif[/img] [img]images/icons/tongue.gif[/img] [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]

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Old 11-13-2003, 10:54 AM
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Re: Sightron Scopes

I'd suggest using the Forum Search at the top of the screen, the question has been asked about Sightron scopes a lot of times. Mr. Haler has had excellent results w/ his; I'm currently less than enthused w/ mine. It's all been dug up, buried again, etc.

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Old 11-14-2003, 03:01 PM
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Re: Sightron Scopes

I've got a 6-25 that's probably 50% clearer than my Burris 4-16. .243 bullet holes @ 250y are visible. I got mine on sale from Nazchez for $300 on sale (regularly $400). I haven't shot it off of the 300 WBY I bought it for... I haven't found high enough rings yet.
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Old 11-20-2003, 06:35 PM
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Re: Sightron Scopes

i have a 6x24x44 mildot and it seems to be a really clear scope,i can see 223 bullet holes at 250 yards with it and the turrets seem to be repeatable.so far im satisfied and there aint much that satisfies me...
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