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Vortex Viper 6.5-20 x 50 vs Viper PST 6.5-24 x 50

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Unread 01-24-2013, 08:54 AM
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Re: Vortex Viper 6.5-20 x 50 vs Viper PST 6.5-24 x 50

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That's what I need for a capped windage and elevation stop.. I did just notice the elevation clicks are 1/2moa on your HS though. I think I would rather stick with 1/4moa clicks or at Max 1/3 moa clicks. 1/2 moa clicks seems too much adjustment per click. The 1/2 moa clicks at 1000 yards would be 5 inches per click. I would like to make 2.5" per click adjustments at 1000 yards that the 1/4 mos clicks would give.
Can you shoot that 2.5" at 1000 yards if not is really of no concern
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    Unread 01-25-2013, 10:26 PM
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    Re: Vortex Viper 6.5-20 x 50 vs Viper PST 6.5-24 x 50

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    Can you shoot that 2.5" at 1000 yards if not is really of no concern
    Can you move an average group 2.5"?
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    Unread 01-26-2013, 11:20 AM
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    Re: Vortex Viper 6.5-20 x 50 vs Viper PST 6.5-24 x 50

    I have both scopes and the PST is a lot more scope. I don't like how easy the turrets turn on the Viper as compared to the PST. I have never had my elevation or windage move on me accidentally. I also don't like how hard the magnification turns on the Viper (change power). If the extra money is not a problem I would go with the PST.
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    Re: Vortex Viper 6.5-20 x 50 vs Viper PST 6.5-24 x 50

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    Can you move an average group 2.5"?
    At a 1000 yards nope and are probally very few that can.
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