Help me make a scope purchase..

Discussion in 'Long Range Scopes and Other Optics' started by rugersmygun, Mar 25, 2013.

  1. rugersmygun

    rugersmygun Active Member

    Dec 5, 2009
    After reading numerous threads I have a few questions and would like some advice/suggestions from you guys. I am brand new to long range shooting I have my first dedicated long range rifle and need to put some glass on it first off I want to be able to shoot to 1000 yds and my budget is $1300. The 2 scopes I've come up with so far is the SS 5-20x50 HD and the Vortex 6-24x50 PST and I would like to know what other scopes I should consider that fall in with these 2 scopes. Lastly I know there is a difference in the cost of these scopes so is the SS worth the extra coin and am I leaving out one that needs to be in the running?..Thanks for the help !
  2. Armored Transport

    Armored Transport Well-Known Member

    Oct 26, 2011
    Sightron S-III 8-32X56 LRMOA reticle. With in your budget and quality of many scopes costing over 2X as much. Check out all the reviews............Have fun with your quest.gun)