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#3138225 - 01/24/13 10:32 PM Minox ZA 5
TNRifleman
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Does anyone have any experience with this scope. I am looking at one to put on top of a Rem 700 in .270.
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#3138413 - 01/25/13 07:37 AM Re: Minox ZA 5 [Re: TNRifleman]
woodchuckc
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I just got a ZA5 2-10x40 to go on my daughter's 7mm-08. I have it mounted on the rifle but have not shot it yet. Compared to the Nikon Monarch 3-12x42 I have on my 30-06, it looks clearer and brighter to me.
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#3138517 - 01/25/13 08:39 AM Re: Minox ZA 5 [Re: woodchuckc]
cecil30-30
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They are made in the same factory that ziess scopes are made.
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#3139372 - 01/25/13 05:57 PM Re: Minox ZA 5 [Re: cecil30-30]
W.Seay
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I had 4 or 5 of them next to zeiss conquests and Nikon monarchs, they are not as sharp or bright as a conquest but they are a little sharper than a monarch, they gather light a little bit better than a monarch too.
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#3139398 - 01/25/13 06:14 PM Re: Minox ZA 5 [Re: W.Seay]
TNRifleman
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Thanks. I have a 4.5-14X44 Conquest on my main hunting rifle but am looking for a decent scope that is a little less than the conquest for my "backup" This info helps
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#3139477 - 01/25/13 07:14 PM Re: Minox ZA 5 [Re: TNRifleman]
W.Seay
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Definitely a good quality scope! If you watch, swfa sells the minox 3x9x40 for $199.00
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#3139546 - 01/25/13 07:56 PM Re: Minox ZA 5 [Re: W.Seay]
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Sorry, won't deal with SWFA again. Real bad experience. At the suggestion of others on here, I am getting my scopes from CameralandNY from now on. Great prices and awesome service
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