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encoreguy View Drop Down
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I am new to this site.  I have studied the posts and now I have a question.  I have a 10FP Savage in .223 (will eventually be rebarreld to .243 Ackley).  I mainly Coyote hunt, but hope to prairie dog hunt some day and also get into long range and F-Class shooting.

I have narrowed my choices down to the following based on budget.  I would like to have a scope that looks good on a "tactical" type rifle.  I like mil-dots or other type of aiming devices and variable power.        

1)Sightron II 4-16X mildot, target knobs    

2) Sightron 6-24X 50mm mildot with side focus.   

3) Bushnell 4200 6X24 mil-dot (I hear that adjustment is limited on this) they are also coming out with a side focus??? 

4) Buckmaster 4X14.5 side focus mil-dots.  I like the looks of the 6X18 but doesn't have mil dots.

5) Mueler 4X16 mil dot

6) Burris fullfield II  4.5 X 14 ballestic plex or 6 X 20 ballestic mil-dot  I have a 4.5 X 14 and it is nice.

Anyother recommendations would be welcomed.  Thanks for your help

Edited by encoreguy
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)     Back to Top Direct Link To This Post Posted: March/05/2006 at 18:10
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Sightron SII 4-16x, w/ mil dots and an AO.


 I think my beloved Buckmaster is a little outclassed here.


Welcome to The OT!!

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