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I'm trying to help a friend of mine out with purchasing a scope. It's going on top of a Remington 700 BDL in 22-250. Here are his criteria;
 
1) High magnification like 4X14 to 6X24 with a large ocular lens for low light shooting.
2) Max price range of 500 to 600 dollars.
 
Neither one of us has a lot of time to search, so we're hoping that we can get the field narrowed down by posting here. If you have personal experience with a particular scope, we would like to hear your impressions and opinions.
 
Thanks,
 
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Vortex 6.5-20x50 Viper 30mm Rifle Scope Dead-Hold BDC Vortex 6.5-20x50 Viper 30mm Rifle Scope
Stock # - VPRM06BDC
  • Matte
  • Dead-Hold BDC
  • 30mm
  • Side Focus
$499.95 
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can get it with four reticles
BDC
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MilDot
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Target dot
Target Dot
v-Plex
V-Plex Wide
 
BigDaddy did a review on this scope and loved it.  I am getting one for a 223 shortly


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Great match +1 for the Vortex.Personally I like & own the BDC version!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: June/17/2010 at 22:17
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I have a Bushnell 6-24X 40mm (side focus) on the way for my .204 Cooper. Also comes with a 50mm objective. SF is the only way to go!
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Vortex or Nikon would prob give you the best glass. Trijicon would be nice for the illumniated reticle. But Id still got with the Vortex or Nikon.
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