New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Monarc Gold strong enough?
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

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

Monarc Gold strong enough?

 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: July/24/2008 at 03:37
seawolf View Drop Down
Optics Apprentice
Optics Apprentice
Avatar

Joined: February/11/2008
Location: Norway
Status: Offline
Points: 109

I plan to put a Nikon Monarc Gold on my new Ruger Hawkeye in 375 Ruger.  Main reason is that this is the 1,5-6x42 with the good  4" of eye relief ( well I´m comfortable with the glass as well Smile)

Will it stand up to the beating of the 375 Ruger recoil?
Alternative is a Vari X III 2,5-8x36, but I don´t like the variable eye relief on the Leupold.
Othervise I know the Leupold is rock solid
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/24/2008 at 06:32
cyborg View Drop Down
Optics God
Optics God
Avatar
God of Wind

Joined: August/24/2007
Location: North Georgia
Status: Offline
Points: 12082
I don't think you will have a problem there.
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/24/2008 at 07:27
jonbravado View Drop Down
Optics Master
Optics Master
Avatar

Joined: October/05/2006
Status: Offline
Points: 1131
You shouldn't have any problem at all. Great glass and solid construction.
 
if it's available w/ a number 4 reticle - you'll really enjoy that config.
 
J
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/24/2008 at 07:40
seawolf View Drop Down
Optics Apprentice
Optics Apprentice
Avatar

Joined: February/11/2008
Location: Norway
Status: Offline
Points: 109
Thanks for replay.
As this rifle will be used on bear and possibly DG in turn, I just like to make sure that there is no hidden hick ups.
The scope has been used on a 35 Whelen for a couple of years, and I really like it.
And yes...it has the #4 reticle Smile
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: July/24/2008 at 08:09
Kickboxer View Drop Down
MODERATOR
MODERATOR
Avatar
Moderator

Joined: February/13/2008
Status: Offline
Points: 18329
When I was looking to scope my 458 Lott, I phoned Nikon and talked to them about the Monarch Gold.  The person I spoke with said he did not know of any testing with the Lott, but that they had done extensive testing with 375 H&H (which is right in line with your 375 Ruger).  There should be no problem.
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down

Similar Threads: "Monarc Gold strong enough?"
Subject Author Forum Replies Last Post
Leupold Gold Ring vs HD Gold Ring tpcollins Binoculars 5
.1 Mrad precise enough for varminting? SharpShooter Varmint Scopes 13
Will an 8x30 gather enough light? dw0229 Binoculars 13
Scope reticle turns amber or gold ? bcraig Rifle Scopes 3
Swarovski Announces New STR 80 Spotting Scope Chris Farris Spotting Scopes 4
Tasco SS 20x42 not sharp enough sitetech Tactical Scopes 7
Leupold 15-40x60 gold ring captainemil Spotting Scopes 3
Nikon Monarch Gold 2.5-10x56 SF 30mm BNIB 525 ship gremcat Optics For Sale 2
Browning Gold Hunter Camo Edition SVT_Tactical Firearms For Sale 2
Leupold Gold Ring HD discontinued? TDonaldson Binoculars 4


This page was generated in 0.359 seconds.