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Old 02-21-2009, 12:42 AM
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Re: Decent scope under $300

Whatever you do don't buy a centerpoint, every time I go hunting I have to rezero mine.
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Old 02-21-2009, 12:59 AM
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Re: Decent scope under $300

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Whatever you do don't buy a centerpoint, every time I go hunting I have to rezero mine.

Ummmmmmmm I see a cheap tasco, bushnell or simmons in your future. Seriously you should maybe look into something else. I would hate to have to re-zero everytime I went out.

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Old 02-21-2009, 01:31 AM
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Ummmmmmmm I see a cheap tasco, bushnell or simmons in your future. Seriously you should maybe look into something else. I would hate to have to re-zero everytime I went out.

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Well it would be nice but its usualy only 2 or 3 inches left or right key word there is only
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Old 02-21-2009, 11:57 PM
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sixgun,
I just bought a Nikon Buckmaster 6-18x40 and I am impressed to say the least. I tried it out at 560yds on my 112BVSS in .300WM and it tracks great. I ran it up 7MOA (300yd zero), back .5MOA and put 3 180gn Ballistic Tips in 3.6". Not too shabby for a $300.00 scope and a $500.00 used rifle. I actually like it better than my Leupold Vari-X III that I have on my 700P in 7mmRM. It's a 4.5-14X40 and has heavy duplex. JohnnyK.
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Old 02-22-2009, 07:14 AM
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Re: Decent scope under $300

I have the 6-18X40 Buckmaster on my 300 wsm. It has the target dot. I like the turrrets on it as well. Nice little scopes.

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Old 02-22-2009, 11:28 AM
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liktank,
Same scope (target dot) that I have and thinking about getting another! JohnnyK.
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Old 02-22-2009, 12:12 PM
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liktank,
Same scope (target dot) that I have and thinking about getting another! JohnnyK.

+1 Me too!

Have you maxed out the Elevation yet? Just wondering how far it will shoot.
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If you find your self in a fair fight, your tactics suck!- Marine 1st Sergeant Jim Ryfinger

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