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I am looking for scopes for two rifles.  
A .257 Wetherby Mag. 
And a 7mm Rem.

Both will be used for hunting primarily open country and some occasional elk hunting in the Rockies.  

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What is best quality glass?  
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Hey Big Dog,  I believe that Minox to be a new product I am not familiar with it.  As a matter of fact I am not familiar with that Bushnell either.  Just what I read and there is plenty here to read @ it.  But I am familiar with Zeiss Conquest.  Best bang for an optic buck I ever spent.  Many opinions here soon to chime in. Better than mine too. I am a big Zeiss fan. Check your private message box.Top Secret
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Zeiss Conquest would be my choice primarly because it not only has good glass but dark, contrasting reticles.
 
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Can't go wrong with Zeiss.  But I must confess I too and interested in the new Minox scopes.  Why don't you get one and do a review for the rest of us?
 
P.S. the one I am interested in is the 3x15x42.  So, you should get that one.
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I will consider it.  
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Here's the link to the SWFA 2009 Riflescope Ratings Scale:
http://www.opticstalk.com/forum_posts.asp?TID=16515

Good information and discussion.
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