here's the happy ending.
thank you kind friend for your time.i TRUELY HATED that scope,feel free to
put it on one of your fine rifles,i'll bet not.it lived a hard life.trust me
i know.my wife will be happy to have the vx-1 and i can keep my swarovski on
my .25-06 thank you also for that!
to let you know,i have decided to go with the 6.5x20x50 lrt for my new rig.
i will be able to order it at the end of next week.
i cleared up the the post at www.longrangehunting.com
and wish it would not
have come to that.but its done and all is well in the end.