Zeiss Victory FL Riflescopes verses S&B

Discussion in 'Long Range Scopes and Other Optics' started by idig4au, Mar 11, 2010.

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  1. idig4au

    idig4au Member

    Dec 23, 2008
    Does anybody have any experience with the new Victory FL riflescopes? When are they going to be available? I am liking the concept of the 4-16x50 model with the bullet drop compensation turret.

    How does the glass compare to S&B? The glass on my 4-16x50 Klassik is absolutely sick, and it would be hard to down grade. But I like the compensation turrent idea for the longer shots over 500 yards and I don't have that functionality with my S&B. Maybe the thing to do would be to send the S&B back to factory and have them install a turret like on their Precision Hunter series. Has anybody had this work completed?

    I'm sort of old school, just like a standard duplex reticle for hunting and pretty good out to 500 yards with knowing where to hold. But after that, I wouldn't mind having some guidance of where to hold.

    Thanks in advance. Hope to get some replies from the knowledgable people here on this forum.
  2. jwp475

    jwp475 Well-Known Member

    Feb 4, 2005
    IMHO and experience and MOA or Mill turret is supirior to any BDC tureet if you hunt in different locations and elevations