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Scope Choice?

Discussion in 'Anything Airgun Related' started by Pete E, Aug 21, 2014.

  1. Pete E

    Pete E Engaging Member

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    Does anybody know of a medium priced 6x42mm that either has PA or SF, or is PA adjusted for airgun ranges?

    I used a 7x50mm on a rimfire for shooting rabbits for many years, and it was fine, although the image was not as sharp as it could have been at 50m or less..

    I don't really want to go to a 10x42mm as I am concerned it would not be bright enough at last light.

    Thanks in advance,

    Peter
     
  2. Kenbarcon

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    I have a Varmint 6-24x44 SF for sale in the sales section if you want to have a look.
     
  3. Pete E

    Pete E Engaging Member

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    Thanks, but looking for a fixed power something like a 6x42mm as originally stated...
     
  4. sharpsman

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    You will probably be best trying to get something like an old nikko diamond or an opti mate 6x42 both can be picked up on flea bay for about £50. The only PA scope I know of that is a fixed 6x power is the nikko mountmaster and these are about £40 new but the optics are what you would expect on a cheap scope.Most scopes that have been PA set for 100 yards can be reset for airgun ranges easily.If money is not tight have a look for a second hand S&B you wont regret buying one especially if you shoot in low light conditions.
     
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    Falcon menace 7.5x50 mildot side focus scopes :D I literally have just sold mine, but keppe an eye out for them
     

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