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Old 11-08-2004, 09:23 PM
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Re: time for new scope, need your advice

ebay is another place to sometimes find a good deal in a new or used scope. I would suggest a good quality used over a cheap new scope. That said I have pounded the daylights out of four different IOR scopes on a .300 Jarrett, and they have held up quite nicely.
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Old 11-09-2004, 12:20 AM
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Re: time for new scope, need your advice

I'd recommend the Weaver Grand Slam. A 3-10x40 will cost you around $240. That is what I have on my .270 WSM. I used to be a Leupold only guy, but I now have 3 Grand Slams and love each one of them. They are extremely good for the money. [img]images/icons/wink.gif[/img]
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Old 11-09-2004, 09:35 AM
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Re: time for new scope, need your advice

Small world! I had fun bouncing around in that high rack.

Save a little money whenever you can and get you a good, used Leupold. You won't regret it and they have a great warranty (lifetime). I'm about to get a Vari-X III 4.5-14x50 for coyotes and cats.

Take it easy and we'll talk to you soon,

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Old 11-09-2004, 07:27 PM
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Re: time for new scope, need your advice

Yea the high rack was pretty crazy lol, well thanks for advice and good luck with your new scope.
Chad
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