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    Posted: May/20/2022 at 11:04
I assembled my first upper receiver which turned out far better than I could have hoped all because of the quality of the parts. It's a 20" precision..ish range toy and it needs a scope. I'm in the process of collecting parts for the lower so I'm pretty limited on funds. I've narrowed it down to 3 prospects that are in my price range though the Vortex is pushing things to the ragged edge. 
I'm leaning towards the SWFA.
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You would be happy with the SWFA SS 3-15x42  



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As a range toy is go ss 3-15. 
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Can't recommend Vortex enough. Been my go-to brand for years + got lucky with a good deal and snagged Vortex Dimondback 3.5 for half a price. Can't wait to give it a proper test once I go to shooting range!

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Did you decide on a scope? 

I also would get the SS 3-15.  I have one and is great bang for the buck. 
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Originally posted by sucker76 sucker76 wrote:

Did you decide on a scope? 

I also would get the SS 3-15.  I have one and is great bang for the buck. 
     Yes, I ended up getting the SS 3-15. 
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Great choice.  I love mine.  The only thing I wish it has was a zero stop.  Not a big deal but would have been nice.
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