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Thread: Scope for AR15

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    Scope for AR15

    Dont have a lot to spend but looking for a scope to get me started on an ar15, maybe something 1-4 or 1.5-6 or similar with a ballistic reticle. Anything about?
    #30GANG....

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    There was a weaver that fits the bill for 200 bucks. I don't know if its still for sale though.

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    Check out nzar15.

    Ken just got in a shipment of primary arms.

    He's got 1-6s and 1-8s.

    Hope this helps :-)

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    Not exactly what you are after but ive got a vortex diamond back 4-12x40 flip up lense caps
    $350


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    Not sure what your intended use for it would be, but Reloaders can get you in one of these: https://www.bushnell.com/Products/Ri...4/?sku=AK91424

    They normally have then in stock but are out at the moment.

    They're awesome and cheap (around the $300 mark).The illuminated reticle works VERY well and you can just sight in and validate for whatever calibre your using even though its made with a 762x39 in mind. Translates over to 300 Blackout nicely if you go that route too.

    With the illumination and 1x power it works well as a red dot, with the magnification when you want to stretch things out.

    Otherwise the AR15 specific Bushnell scopes Reloaders stocks are awesome too.

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    Ken's new stock looks bloody good, priced very sharp as usual too
    Identify your target beyond all doubt

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    As others mention, you need to confirm its intended use.
    A 1-4 is good for plinking, but lacks top end magnification and low light gathering for hunting.
    1-6 or 1-8 is better for 3 gun style, where there is a mix of close up and longer stuff.
    A fixed 3 or 4 Prism is more of service class.
    A normal 2-7, 3-9 or 4-12 is better for hunting.

    I run:
    Vortex 2-7x35 on my .22LR AR
    Leupold 4-12x40 on my 6.5 Grendel AR
    Vortex x3 Prism on my 16" .223 service AR
    Trijicon ACOG x4 on my 20" 5.56 service AR
    Welcome to Sako club.

 

 

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