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Unread 06-15-2007, 01:43 PM
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Nikon Monarch

Im looking for a new scope trying to stay in the price range of 250 around there. If anyone can tell me any experiences or good features about Nikon Monarch scopes. I would really appericate help and feedback.
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    Unread 06-16-2007, 12:00 PM
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    Re: Nikon Monarch

    i have three nikon scopes two 6 to 20 one on a 204 and one on a 223 the third is 4.5-14 buckmaster i really like all three but the monarch has a little better focus i dont think you can go wrong with a nikon scope but thats just my two sence [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif[/img]
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    Unread 06-17-2007, 05:41 AM
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    I have 4 of them, and they are outstanding!

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    Re: Nikon Monarch

    I have a 5.5-16.5 x 44 AO and the only complaint I have is limited internal adjustment (40 minutes of angle). Other than that, I love mine. Clear optics, precise adjustment, tuff enought for the medium cal mag rifles.
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    AB,
    I have a Monarch UCC 6.5-20x44 with fine crosshairs and it's a great scope. It's performance has been flawless on two different rifles. It tracks perfectly and has held its zero without failing.
    I got the scope in a blind trade with another shooter/hunter from Ca. He wanted a Leupold 4.5-14x40 with heavy duplex reticles for night varmint hunting and I said what the heck. I have NEVER regretted the trade! Buy it. JohnnyK.
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    Re: Nikon Monarch

    MidwayUSA has a sale right now on the Nikon Buckmaster 6x18x40 Side Focus for $259 I know you mentioned $250 as being the range of your budget so I just thought id add it in there. Goodluck either way!

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    Re: Nikon Monarch

    I have a 5.5-16.5x44 ucc with bdc . I love it.It took some time to get use to it but after i did it is very nice.

    If your looking at nikons you might want to wait untill the new line comes out.
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