Swarovski 12x50 EL's

Discussion in 'Long Range Scopes and Other Optics' started by Greg Duerr, Jun 18, 2013.

  1. Greg Duerr

    Greg Duerr Well-Known Member

    Mar 25, 2011
    Does anyone have a pair of the Swar 12x50 EL's?

    I was just about ready to buy the 10x50 EL's until I saw that they have the 12x ................If you have a pair what make you choose them over the 10 and how are they in the field what are to pro's and con's

  2. pwrdbycotn

    pwrdbycotn Well-Known Member

    Dec 15, 2010
    I have them. I bought them late last summer. The reason I chose them over the 10x is because where I'm from is wide-open country (Mississippi Delta) in Southeast Missouri. You can literally see for miles around here as there are very few trees and the land is all farm land that has been precision leveled. I need to be able to see as far as I can without carrying a spotter. I can hold these very steady without the aid of a rest. However, I did look through a pair of the 15x slc's and I noticed every little movement and I didn't think they would be very useful without a rest of some kind. I love the 12x50 el's.