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Old October 24, 2008, 05:13 PM   #1
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Scope Input -Thank you to site posters

I recently asked for input regarding these two scopes below for my mod 7 7mm-08. First thank you to all who posted their real life experiences.

I got off work early today and was able to check out both of these scopes side by side. "For me" the Bushnell was much clearer, brighter and sharper. I also like the over all 1/4 M.O.A audible windage and elevation adjustments as well. The rain guard appears to be a plus for this scope based on others experiences as well. I did not buy at the local shop as I found the Bushnell at less price online than what the local dealer could offer.

$189.95 with a Free Waterproof Jacket from Bushnell, and free shipping.

So for my mod 7 it shall be a Bushnell ..
Thanks again all for your help.

Any input on which rings and base I should select?

VX-I 2-7x33 $199.00
Length: 11.0"
Weight: 10.5 oz
Eye Relief: 3.8
FOV (ft@100yards): 42.5@2x/17.8@7x

BUSHNELL Elite 3200, 2-7x32 $199.00
Length: 11.6"
Weight: 12.0
Eye Relief: 3.0
FOV (ft@100yards): 44.6@2x/12.7@7x
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Old October 24, 2008, 05:16 PM   #2
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i just bought my first bushnell elite and im pretty impressed with it too. i dont know if you shop on ebay but if you do you can save 25% when linking ebay through, check it out.
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Old October 24, 2008, 05:30 PM   #3
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The jacket is a pretty good jacket. Note they run a bit big.
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