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#3272971 - 06/21/13 02:47 PM scope question
knightrider
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if you had 200 to spend on a scope what would it be? it will be going on a new 243 for a 12 yr old boy. thanks
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#3272979 - 06/21/13 02:57 PM Re: scope question [Re: knightrider]
cecil30-30
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Redfield
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#3272985 - 06/21/13 03:03 PM Re: scope question [Re: cecil30-30]
Nhill
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You can buy a good used Leupold, Burris Fullfield 2, Vortex Viper, Nikon Buckmaster or Prostaff for that money.

There is nothing wrong with buying used optics if they are a quality make/model scope.

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#3272993 - 06/21/13 03:08 PM Re: scope question [Re: cecil30-30]
dh1984
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 Originally Posted By: cecil30-30
Redfield


X2 i just bought one my self from a member on here.
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#3273113 - 06/21/13 05:40 PM Re: scope question [Re: Nhill]
BigD_625
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 Originally Posted By: Nhill
You can buy a good used Leupold, Burris Fullfield 2, Vortex Viper, Nikon Buckmaster or Prostaff for that money.

There is nothing wrong with buying used optics if they are a quality make/model scope.


I agree. I have purchased used Burris, Leupold, and Nikon scopes and have been very happy with their performance.
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#3273328 - 06/21/13 11:46 PM Re: scope question [Re: BigD_625]
TNRifleman
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Leupold VX-1 3-9X40. Read Chuck Hawk's review on it and then look through one. Great scope for the money and you can find a new one on Ebay for $225.
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#3273480 - 06/22/13 10:06 AM Re: scope question [Re: TNRifleman]
ratsnakeboogy
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Ruger had a nice Leupy for that money on here a few days ago.
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#3273484 - 06/22/13 10:15 AM Re: scope question [Re: ratsnakeboogy]
BigD_625
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 Originally Posted By: ratsnakeboogy
Ruger had a nice Leupy for that money on here a few days ago.


I believe it sold.
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#3273557 - 06/22/13 01:14 PM Re: scope question [Re: TNRifleman]
knightrider
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 Originally Posted By: TNRifleman
Leupold VX-1 3-9X40. Read Chuck Hawk's review on it and then look through one. Great scope for the money and you can find a new one on Ebay for $225.
leupolds are great but not because chuck hawk says so, I wouldn't wipe my butt with his reviews, but thanks fo input I am looking at vx1
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#3288766 - 07/11/13 03:28 PM Re: scope question [Re: knightrider]
REM7
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My son has a youth 243 he is 7 and I put a redfield 3x9x40 on it. Its also has 4 inch eye relief
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