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Old 12-20-2008, 06:53 PM
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nikon, bushnell.. Like HM I am a working man!!
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Old 12-20-2008, 07:08 PM
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thing is they all make a top end and they all make a low end.
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Old 12-22-2008, 11:48 AM
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Nothing but Bushnell scopes for these eyes. Many other quality optics out there though. I have yet to see anyone beat scope prices in opticszone.

- Nikon Prostaff 3x9x40 BDC reticle at Opticszone is $129 with free shipping.

- Same scope at SWFA is $159 without shipping.
- Same scope except with Nicoplex reticle at Walmart is $159
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Old 12-22-2008, 07:00 PM
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I use bushnel on all mine but if I had a bigger pocket they wood all be Nikon hands down the best of the best top of the line next would be the leupold and they are right there with Nikon. but like I said if my pocket was bigger
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Old 12-23-2008, 07:46 AM
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Bushnel, Simmons, Tasco, Barska red dot, Nikon, leupold & Burris, and I'm sure i'm missing a few other brands that I've used.
I agree with you "on_the_fly" nikon is an awesome scope BUT If money were no object
there are several scopes in the Trijicon Scope line that I'd like to own.
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:08 PM
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Nikon, Leupold, Redfield, Burris, Swarovski
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Old 12-23-2008, 01:59 PM
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Nikon, Bushnell, Barska, Tasco, Simmons
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Old 12-23-2008, 03:30 PM
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Now if I could have only one scope and price doesn't matter, Swarovski wins hands down. I have not seen better optics anywhere, their quality is simply outstanding. Does anyone know who makes Weatherby supreme scopes? They seem to be of pretty good quality but i don't know who makes them? The rifles came with the 3X9X44 scopes as a package. I would appreciate any info you might have. Thanks HM
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Old 12-23-2008, 04:17 PM
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Leupold also, a VX11 and I love it. Clarity is soooo much sharper than my old Swift.

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Old 12-23-2008, 06:58 PM
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Nikon monarc,bushnell elite 3200,tasco world class.working on a swarofski.i get 50%off but still on the high side.
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