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Offline slavenoid

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$150 scope
« on: June 10, 2018, 10:33:50 AM »
I have seen the Vortex Diamondback 3.5-10x50 v-plex scope for sale at a couple different places just under $150. 

As far as new scopes go is there a better option at this price point? Is this a quality scope for the price? It would mostly be for hunting Westside so bdc would not be that necessary I guess.

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Re: $150 scope
« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2018, 11:08:13 AM »
That is a great scope for the price, I have one on my daughter's rifle and have never really thought about upgrading.

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Re: $150 scope
« Reply #2 on: June 10, 2018, 01:37:42 PM »
You would be hard pressed to find better quality at that price point.

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Re: $150 scope
« Reply #3 on: June 10, 2018, 01:39:43 PM »
Good to hear. If I could get a decent scope and keep the wife happy with the price all the better.

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Re: $150 scope
« Reply #4 on: June 12, 2018, 05:29:50 AM »
You may be able to find a leupold vx1 at closeout prices.  They were going for $120-150.
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Re: $150 scope
« Reply #5 on: June 12, 2018, 04:30:34 PM »
I have two Burris FullField II scopes and both have been flawless on top of heav-recoil rifles(300WSM Tikka).
I compared directly to Leupold and the clarity made the choice easy, the lack of detent adjustments on the Leupold is just appalling.
Burris can be found for around $150 without much trouble.
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