Long Range Hunting Online Magazine

Go Back   Long Range Hunting Online Magazine > Hunting > The Basics, Starting Out


Optics Help

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 04-10-2011, 04:01 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 2
Optics Help

I am looking at nightforce scopes trying to decide which reticle and scope to go with. Just getting into long range shooting/hunting. i have 300 Mark V Weatherby. Any suggestions?
Reply With Quote

Unread 04-10-2011, 10:23 PM
Platinum Member
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Allen, TX
Posts: 2,608
Re: Optics Help

I like the NP-R1 and NP-R2.

If you're mostly shooting targets such as F-Class, you may want something less cluttered.

The Velocity 1000 looks really cool. But, BDC reticles just don't cut it in the real world. You're going to need ballistics software and an accurate range finder to do the job right.

-- richard
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Similar Threads for: Optics Help
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
optics D Scott General Discussion 1 07-08-2011 10:34 AM
Getting the most out of your optics. royinidaho Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 5 08-03-2010 07:36 PM
Optics for 300 WSM dk17hmr Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 2 11-22-2009 04:13 PM
WTS US Optics SN-3 Shawn Carlock Guns For Sale 0 05-15-2005 06:44 PM
Jim From Q-OPTICS zack Long Range Scopes and Other Optics 2 11-17-2003 09:16 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:32 AM.

All content ©2010-2015 Long Range Hunting, LLC