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Hi, just wondering if anyone can tell me if the glass and coatings in the Z6 is the same as the AV? Thanks
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Originally posted by huntfish huntfish wrote:

Hi, just wondering if anyone can tell me if the glass and coatings in the Z6 is the same as the AV? Thanks


No, I believe it's the same as the PV (PH).


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Thanks, I have a Conquest 3.5-10x44 and was looking to replace it with a Swarovski. Have a chance to buy a 3-10x42 AV or (for an extra$500) a 1.7-10x42 Z6 and didn't know if I would be getting much more for the money? Is the AV much better than the Conquest?
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Originally posted by huntfish huntfish wrote:

Thanks, I have a Conquest 3.5-10x44 and was looking to replace it with a Swarovski. Have a chance to buy a 3-10x42 AV or (for an extra$500) a 1.7-10x42 Z6 and didn't know if I would be getting much more for the money? Is the AV much better than the Conquest?


You may get a mixed bag of opinions on this one but your Zeiss sounds like a fine scope!!

Below may help. It takes into consideration the following:

1.  Optical Quality - How bright and clear the scope is.

2.  Specifications - Field of view, eye relief, weight, adjustment travel, etc.

3.  Durability - How do they with stand the test of time.

4.  Special Features & Options - Proprietary items (reticles, design, turrets), Zoom ratio.

5.  Warranty & Customer Service - How good are they.

6.  Value - Bang for your buck.



2008 Riflescope Rating Scale

 

10 - Swarovski Z6, Zeiss Victory

9 - Kahles C - CL & CSX, Schmidt & Bender

8 - Kahles KX, U.S. Optics, Swarovski PH & American, X.O.T.I.C.,  Zeiss Classic

7 - Bushnell Elite 6500, Leupold VX-7, Nightforce, IOR Valdada

6 - Bushnell Elite 4200, Nikon Monarch & Monarch X, Zeiss Conquest

5 - Leupold Mark 4 VX III & VX-L, Nikon Monarch Gold & Titanium, Sightron SIII

4 - Burris Black Diamond Signature Select XTR & Euro Diamond, Meopta, Pentax Lightseeker, Super Sniper, Trijicon Accupoint, Weaver Grand Slam

3 - Bushnell Elite 3200, Leatherwood, Leupold VX-II, Millet, Nikon Buckmaster, Sightron SI & SII, Vortex

2 -  Burris Fullfield II & Timberline, Leupold Rifleman & VX-I, Mueller, Nikon ProStaff, Simmons, Swift

1 - Barska, BSA, Tasco

0 - ATN, Leapers, NcStar


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