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Vortex Viper PST Riflescope Review

Vortex Viper PST Riflescope Review

By: BGH Staff Posted on: 02/12/12 Vortex optics offers a variety of optics for hunters and we have looked at some of their mid-level offerings in the past with the Diamondback series of riflescopes and binoculars. For this review we’ll be stepping it up a bit and will be taking a look at the Viper PST line of rifle scopes, specifically the 4-16x50mm with EBR-1 MOA reticle. The Viper Precision Shooting Tactical (PST) line of scopes packs a lot of…

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Nikon Precision & Long Range Riflescope Instant Savings Promotion by Webyshops.com

Nikon Precision & Long Range Riflescope Instant Savings Promotion by Webyshops.com

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Redfield® Rampage™ 20-60x80mm Spotting Scope Offers Extreme Magnification and Angled-Eyepiece Comfort

Redfield® Rampage™ 20-60x80mm Spotting Scope Offers Extreme Magnification and Angled-Eyepiece Comfort

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Redfield® has added a 20-60x80mm model with angled eyepiece to its Rampage™ spotting scope line for hunters and wildlife observers seeking powerful optical performance at affordable prices. The 80mm objective lens delivers a quality image in a wide range of light conditions, especially at higher magnifications. With its 45-degree angle, the eyepiece provides enhanced comfort and ease of use. “We introduced the Rampage series in 2010 when we revived the Redfield brand,” said Pat Mundy, communications manager…

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Quantum Optical System™ a Clear Difference for Leupold® VX® Riflescopes

Quantum Optical System™ a Clear Difference for Leupold® VX® Riflescopes

BEAVERTON, Ore. – All Leupold® Golden Ring® VX® riflescopes in the 2012 line feature the Quantum Optical System™ to maximize the light management capabilities and overall performance of each model. “Our Quantum Optical System redefines the process by which Leupold builds variable- power riflescopes,” said Pat Mundy, communications manager for Leupold & Stevens, Inc. “It puts everything we have into our mission of building better riflescopes for hunters and shooters.” The Quantum Optical System is applied to VX (variable power)…

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Leupold® Adds Custom Dial System Models to VX®-3/VX-3L™ Line

Leupold® Adds Custom Dial System Models to VX®-3/VX-3L™ Line

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Leupold® now offers more Custom Dial System (CDS®) models in its line of VX®-3 and VX-3L™ riflescopes for hunters seeking unmatched shooting precision. With a VX-3/VX-3L CDS riflescope, hunters can quickly get on target by dialing the elevation to different sight-in ranges with a custom adjustment matched to specific ballistic information. CDS dials change out easily, providing flexibility with different loads and calibers. Leupold provides one CDS dial with each riflescope. All the new VX-3/VX-3L CDS models…

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Vortex Redesigns Crossfire Riflescope Series

Vortex Redesigns Crossfire Riflescope Series

Middleton, Wis. – Vortex completely redesigned its Crossfire riflescope series for 2012 taking them to an entirely new level. Clearer optics, a tougher build, better eye-relief and a more forgiving eye box are hallmarks of the updated line. The only place they don’t step up significantly is in price – a good thing for budget-conscious hunters and shooters who want a quality scope, but don’t want to break the bank. A broad spectrum of popular magnification ranges, objective diameters and…

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Vortex Optics Adds First Focal Plane Models

Vortex Optics Adds First Focal Plane Models

Middleton, Wis. – Always the innovator, Vortex Optics added first focal plane models to its popular Viper HS Riflescope series. To the users eye, first focal plane reticles expand and decrease in size in a direct, proportional relationship to magnification. This is due to the reticle’s forward placement in the optical system. The benefit of that placement is all reticle sustentions remain constant and useable throughout the entire zoom range. Translation – Your BDC and subtension reticle references are accurate…

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Leupold® Introduces Scope for Crossbow Hunting

Leupold® Introduces Scope for Crossbow Hunting

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Designed specifically for crossbow hunting, Leupold‘s new Crossbones scope features an exclusive reticle integrated with a special power selector to maximize shooting accuracy. The power selector is calibrated in velocity rather than magnification, allowing the hunters to easily match the ballistic profile of their arrows to the exclusive Crossbones Ballistic Reticle (CBR). “Our CBR reticle is ideally suited to the function and power of today’s modern crossbow,” said Pat Mundy, communications manager for Leupold & Stevens, Inc….

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Making Leupold’s® Best Even Better: VX®-6 Gets FireDot™ Illumination

Making Leupold’s® Best Even Better: VX®-6 Gets FireDot™ Illumination

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Leupold® has added the FireDot™ illumination system to its premier riflescope for hunters, the VX®-6. The FireDot system leads the eye naturally to the center aiming point and makes target acquisition quick, precise and simple. It has a one-button, low-profile design that offers a choice of 12 different reticle brightness settings. Proprietary Motion Sensor Technology (MST™) automatically deactivates illumination after five minutes of inactivity, but reactivates immediately when any movement is detected. Specific illuminated reticle options for…

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