- Mar 6, 2008
This is a thread for discussion of the article, Swarovski X5 Riflescope Review, By Len Backus. Here you can ask questions or make comments about the article.I was pretty hopeful when I first learned of Swarovski’s plans to produce an entirely new long range rifle scope. I’ve been a Swarovski optics user since I shot my 65 inch Alaskan moose with one in 1997. It was the first “field test” of my new “dangerous game” rifle chambered in .416 Weatherby topped with a very “short range” Swarovski scope. Already back in those days I had been using Swarovski binos and a spotter. So as soon as the X5 was announced and described I thought I’d maybe buy one. Read More...