Schmidt & Bender Zentih series-- anyone see one yet?

Discussion in 'Long Range Scopes and Other Optics' started by SAKO75HUNTER, Apr 25, 2004.

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    SAKO75HUNTER Active Member

    Jan 26, 2004
    I was curious if anyone has or has seen the S&B zenith series scopes. How do they compare with their standard line of variables? Are the zentih's supposed to be better optically??

    What makes them better/different than the "standard" (Already very expensive and good optically) variables?
  2. Pete Lincoln

    Pete Lincoln Well-Known Member

    Mar 17, 2004
    The Zeniths are compacter and a little modernised as far as the magnification control is concerned, they have a more rounded objective bell. They are simply the next line of hunting scopes from S&B. you might get a little more light through when compared to the older series, but i doubt your human eye could notice it.
    eitherway, if you but a S%B you are buying the best in optical quality and can't go wrong.
    Me, well personaly i don't like the shape of the zenith, i'd go for the PMII or the slighly older shape. but thats just personal preference.