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I just picked up a Savage 12 FV in .223 .  For some reason it is more confusing for me deciding on which scope to put on it then on my AR-15's .  Fixed power, variable power, another Aetec????  Since the range here is only 100 yards and I can only shoot paper should I go with something like a Burris FF2 with the free spotting scope or plan ahead and consider a fixed power like the SS 10X or the Bushnell 3200 10X?  Eventually I would like to shoot little rodents with it.  Any assistance is greatly appreciated...
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SS10X42

 

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Burris FFII is the most versatile scope that you mention.

 

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I think with the versatility of a .223 and your future plans to shoot little rodents that a variable would be the way to go and right now the Burris Fullfield II 3-9x40 with the free spotter is one of our best deals.  The Ballistic Plex is a lot of fun and extremely accurate with practice.
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I already picked up a SS 10X.  Thanks though

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How do you like it?  Fixed power scopes can take some time to get used to.

 

SS scopes look really good on ARs on don't they?

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the SS's rock, hope your happy with it, i know i am with mine.

 

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It's a really nice scope.  This is my first fixed power scope.  Hopefully my Ferrel base will get here thursday or friday so I can mount it on my 12FV and take her to the range, zero it, and then try out some of my handloads.  If I like it I might get one for a AR in 6.8mm SPC that I am in the process of building.
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