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Optics GrassHopper

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Location: San Ramon, CA
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Looking for tactical style scope with specs that so far, seem very difficult to meet.  Any suggestions are very welcome.  I see only two options so far.  A Vortex PST6241SA and Sightron III SS624X50LRMOA.  The Vortex has the illuminated reticle which I don't need, but is cheaper.  I prefer the reticle on the Vortex and it is cheaper, but not sure how the glass compares.  Any others?
Price:  $850 Max
Low light requirement - None
Ranges anticipated for use - 100 - 300 yard
Weight limitations if any - None
Potential target size - Bench 1MOA center circle on paper
Illumination - None needed
Turrets - Mil or MOA? - MOA
Benchrest, tactical or hunting use - Benchrest or Tactical
Ranging capability needed - No
Zoom capability - To 24X. No minimum
Objective size - 42mm and up
Tube size - 1" or 30mm
Finish - Matte black
Reticle - Fine, MOA markings
Turret MOA clicks - 1/4 or 1/8 MOA
Side Focus - Yes
Focal Plane - Second (maintain reticle at one size)
- Phil
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I never liked Sightron I learned to like Vortex.

It was suggested to me to give Sightron another shot, I did and here are my findings...

covered a little in the thread above...

I have compared exactly the scopes you listed and found Sightron to be a better build with far superior glass.
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