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  1. Research done, but need personal opinions!

    Sport Optics/Binoculars/Spotting/Scope/Rangefinder
    Im looking to get a spotting scope for under $500. So far Ive researched the Vanguard Endeavor HD, Nikon Prostaff 5, Leupold SX-1, Celestron Ultima 100, and Celestron Regal M2. The Regal is pushing my budget, but if its THAT much better, we'll see. Id like to see .223 at around the 300yd range...
  2. Elevation

    Rifle, Shotgun and Handgun Scopes
    I have a cva optima with their dead on rings. I put a nikon inline xr 3x9-40 300 bdc on it. I got it zeroed in with my old rounds i was using. When i switched to my new stuff it shoots alittle over 7 inches high. I tried to bring it down when it went from shooting great groups to nonexistent...
  3. Help!!!

    Rifle, Shotgun and Handgun Scopes
    Hi everyone, I am new to this forum and all but whatever. I need help with something. I am getting my very first deer/ elk/ black bear rifle ( I have been using my family's guns for a long time I have used a 7mm Rem Mag, .243 and .308 the 7mm Rem Mag and .308 are both weatherbys and the .243 is...
  4. DPMS LR-308 zeroing issue

    Black Rifles
    I recently helped my brother-in-law zero his LR-308 with Nikon M-308 scope. Nikon's manual directed that zeroing be done at maximum magnification (in this case 16x). We started with the rifle set in a lead sled and got a mechanical zero on the scope and rifle at 100 yards. It grouped...
  5. Scope mounts for tikka t3

    Rifle, Shotgun and Handgun Scopes
    Hey guys new to the forum need some advice for scope rings for my newest purchase a tikka t3 300 win mag. I'm looking at the dnz game reaper mounts and buying a nikon monarch 4-16x42 I'm wondering if I can use low mounts or if I have to get the medium mounts. I have it figured out to be about...