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NZ hunter Scope

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Topic: NZ hunter Scope
Posted By: Anschutz
Subject: NZ hunter Scope
Date Posted: October/08/2006 at 17:26

Hay im new here and from New Zealand

I was wondering if anyone has used a NZ hunter 4-16x40 illuminated reticle scope before?

If so how did it perform?

Thanks




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Posted By: Trinidad
Date Posted: October/08/2006 at 18:30

Welcome Anschutz

 

I have not seen this scope yet in the US but what I can tell by the construction and the price, chances are

it is not that good. I would stick with a name brand and spend a little more money. This will problably

save you money in the long run. Let us know what else is available in your area and within your budget.

http://www.nzhunter.co.nz/4_16_40AOE.htm - http://www.nzhunter.co.nz/4_16_40AOE.htm

 



Posted By: cheaptrick
Date Posted: October/09/2006 at 03:35

Welcome to The OT!!

 

Don't skimp on a lit reticle!! 

A cheap illuminated reticle is far worse than none at all.

 

Do you hunt at night in New Zealand, or why do you feel compelled to have a illuminated reticle, if you don't mind me asking??



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Posted By: Anschutz
Date Posted: October/12/2006 at 20:20

I'd already bought it before I asked here and i've put it on a .303 and it shoots fine, so far at least

I will be doing alot of deer hunting at night with a spotlight and thought the ill reticle may help.

Will keep ya posted on how it goes

 

Cheers for the help



Posted By: Trinidad
Date Posted: October/12/2006 at 21:00

Ok Anschutz, let us know how you do.



Posted By: Anschutz
Date Posted: October/16/2006 at 00:55
ok as you know I put it on a .303. I went down and tried it out last weekend It shot a 1.5 - 2 inch group at 100meters which is pretty good for an old rifle as well


Posted By: Trinidad
Date Posted: October/16/2006 at 15:15
Thanks for the update, Anschutz  keep us posted as to the performance in the future and how it compares to your other scopes.


Posted By: Anschutz
Date Posted: October/17/2006 at 03:08
I will do cheers



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