OpticsTalk by SWFA, Inc. Homepage SWFA     SampleList.com
Forum Home Forum Home > Scopes > Rifle Scopes
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - bushnell banner scope question
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Visit the SWFA.com site to check out our current specials.

bushnell banner scope question

 Post Reply Post Reply
Author
Message
flintforever View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper


Joined: October/05/2008
Location: calabash n.c.
Status: Offline
Points: 5
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote flintforever Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: bushnell banner scope question
    Posted: October/05/2008 at 21:30
Banner model #71-3944 is a 3-9x40mm variable power scope specifically described as a black powder rifle and shotgun scope. Again, this is presumably due to its short range (50 yard) parallax correction
I like to know what if this scope is used on a long range rifle cal.7MM-08
as far as the parallax is set at 50 yards and how will it effect long range shooting out to 200 yards????
I see no specific mention of parallax correction is made in the Bushnell literature or specification sheet on there other scopes they sell

Back to Top
cyborg View Drop Down
Optics God
Optics God
Avatar
Gaseous Clay

Joined: August/24/2007
Location: North Georgia
Status: Offline
Points: 12253
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote cyborg Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October/06/2008 at 07:45
Generally speaking parralax is more a problem at high magnifications and shorter distances. I see noreason why this should be a problem at 9x. A scope set at 100 yards is accurate out to 500 or so. If you use an adjustable objective scope you set the scope at 100 and it will be accurate out past that range. The focus will be out a bit though. 
With Freedom comes great responsibility, you cannot have one without the other

An armed public are citizens. A disarmed public are subjects.

OATH KEEPER #8233 Support us, and join our cause.

Cyborg
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Forum Software by Web Wiz Forums® version 12.01
Copyright ©2001-2018 Web Wiz Ltd.

This page was generated in 0.162 seconds.