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Unread 05-03-2008, 08:55 PM
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I would also look at the burris 2x7 with balistic plex and posilock.

These scopes are tough as nails.I have one on a contender in 444
marlin and it takes 4 rings to keep it on the pistol (almost 58 ft/lbs
of recoil) and after over 400 rounds it is still perfict.

And they cost less than $300.00.

I,m a big leupold fan but this burris is very tough and has good glass.

You will want the extended eye relief no mater what scope you chose.

Good luck
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    Unread 05-08-2008, 03:25 PM
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    For handguns to be shot off hand I recomand people to stay with 2X scopes, but with what you have there is no way, unless you`re alot better man than me, to shoot it well without some kind of rest. For that reason I recommend the 2 1/2 x 8 Leupold. I have one on my .500 Preformance Center and love it.
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    Unread 05-22-2008, 10:32 PM
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    Finally got her together. I went with the Leupy 2.5x8

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    Unread 05-25-2008, 04:36 PM
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    That has got to the most unusual looking revolver I have ever seen.
    I use the 2.5x8 Leupy on my 414 Super Mag and it works great, it should be a perfect match for your rig.
    You got to post a shooting report for that monster when you get a load worked up for it.

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