I just killed a bull elk on the heavy side 2 days ago with vld 167 grain by HSM.
Bullet went thru its lungs and exited.
He run 100 yards and pile up.
The distance was 526 yards.
I use vld for hunting and targets, no regrets.
I have several Sig Tango scopes, I find them to be just perfect for my price points. I also own Kahles and Swarovski, Zeiss and Vortex. I may purchase a Sig Whiskey for my light hunting rifle. Obviously the glass in Kahles and Swarovski are better but at 50% less expensive the Sigs are the...
I agree that 10X is the minimum for 1000 yards shooting. I have used and currently own the Zeiss HD5 in Z reticles (Z1000, and Z800). Its nice glass and hunter oriented, however, to use the holdovers past 600 yards its too risky for hunting. Hence, I purchased the Sig Sauer Tango6 in 3-18x44...