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#2947474 - 09/18/12 09:36 AM Yet another scope question
jetwrnch
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I have the Excal Vortex with Shadowzone scope. The "speed" setting is just a magnification change with the reticle in the second focal plane. Or is it the first? Anyway, I also have an extra 1.25-4x24 Trijicon Accupoint laying around. I like being able to change the magnification, but am limited to a single aiming point instead of four. The Shadowzone also has a lot more Sun flare. Any real advantage to a multi-point reticle scope on a crossbow? I shoot a single pin on my compound. I'm not trying to shoot the nuts out of a squirrel's mouth at 50 yards, but I still want a clean shot to the boiler room on a deer.
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#2948254 - 09/18/12 08:21 PM Re: Yet another scope question [Re: jetwrnch]
morgancountry
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I have the multi reticle scope on my Excalibur and love it. It dummy proofs it. Plus I don't know why you would need to change the magnification @the bow ranges anyway
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#2948344 - 09/18/12 09:07 PM Re: Yet another scope question [Re: morgancountry]
jetwrnch
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I would like to be able to reduce the amount of magnification. It seems to be about 3.5x when set to my speed of 330fps.
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