New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - kahles reticle ?
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Check GunBroker.com for SWFA's No Reserve and No Minimum bid firearm auctions.

kahles reticle ?

 Post Reply Post Reply   Topic Search Topic Search  Topic Options Topic Options
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: November/02/2007 at 23:29
acelow View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper
Avatar

Joined: November/02/2007
Status: Offline
Points: 4
what is "Classical magnifying reticle construction"? does this mean that the reticle size is not constant at different powers? I know that this may sound dumb but I was thinking about buying a Kahles c scope and I saw this in the product description.
Thanks
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: November/03/2007 at 02:11
sscoyote View Drop Down
Optics Journeyman
Optics Journeyman


Joined: October/05/2004
Status: Offline
Points: 326
A magnifying reticle is a reticle in the first focal plane, that does not change it's subtension with magnification changes.
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: November/03/2007 at 20:31
RONK View Drop Down
Optics Master Extraordinaire
Optics Master Extraordinaire
Avatar

Joined: April/05/2007
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 3199

Originally posted by sscoyote sscoyote wrote:

A magnifying reticle is a reticle in the first focal plane, that does not change it's subtension with magnification changes.

 To further explain: the word "subtension", in the context used by sscoyote, refers to the size of the reticle as compared to the target or image as you adjust magnification.( Target appears larger at high magnification-so does reticle.) Or to give an example, a one-minute dot reticle would cover 1 inch of a target at 100 yards regardless of the magnification. Just wanted to make sure you understood...

 

Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: November/04/2007 at 20:20
acelow View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper
Avatar

Joined: November/02/2007
Status: Offline
Points: 4
Thanks
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: November/08/2007 at 23:24
georgiabowhuntr View Drop Down
Optics GrassHopper
Optics GrassHopper


Joined: July/02/2004
Status: Offline
Points: 42

Oh stewardess! I speak jive.

-Airplane

 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "kahles reticle ?"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
Kahles reticle for range finding en4h Rifle Scopes 3
Kahles K624i reticle ilumination Rapaz Tactical Scopes 4
Kahles Helia S 4x32 (4a) reticle DAVE44 Rifle Scopes 3
KAHLES 4A RETICLE DAVE44 Rifle Scopes 2
Kahles 4D Reticle GunAround Rifle Scopes 2
Not All Kahles KX Reticles Are Etched SamC Rifle Scopes 31
Changing reticles on Kahles... hunterbuck Rifle Scopes 4
Kahles 4D Reticle - Opinions? matrobw Rifle Scopes 3
Ballistic Reticles vs. Kahles MultiZero seattlesetters Rifle Scopes 41
Kahles AH2-7x36, #4 reticle value evans1010 Rifle Scopes 1


This page was generated in 0.313 seconds.