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Old 02-04-2011, 10:54 PM
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i have a few swarovski's. glass is amazing, tracking is just as good as my nightforce, the scope is light and obviously durable. they are expensive but thats the only downside i can find to them
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Old 02-04-2011, 11:47 PM
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why would you take a 2000 dollar scope and try and break it?
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Old 02-04-2011, 11:52 PM
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Re: swarovski torture tests (videos)

I own a swaro and love it. Great glass. But in no way is anywhere near as tough as
my USO's. When I bought my first one John Senior said , don't use it for a baseball
bat, but I'll warranty it if you do. Watch their torture test throwing scopes off a 20 foot
high deck onto a rocky steep hill. Or driving a pickup wheel up on the tube with it blocked
only at the ends. The weight penalty for a thicker tube is certainly a fact but it isn't as
much as you might think.
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Old 02-05-2011, 08:16 AM
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why would you take a 2000 dollar scope and try and break it?

i think they are just showing you that if you book a 6 thousand dollar hunt and drop your rifle with a swaro on it your hunt is not ruined. or if you drop it in a creek your hunts not ruined. not that you would do it on intentinally but accendents happen. the thing i like about my swarovskis are they are light as a feather and tough enough to take whatever i may do on accident.
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