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    ordering another 4-16x40 illuminated Reticle scope from china.

    i have got one in red last year and stay with my talon at moment. quite happy with it since i know the minimum range is 10m. now i want to fit another one to my bam50.

    but at this time they have got green one available too. so i have to make a choice between the 2 colours. which one should i get?




    green is kind of relax











    red seems more serious













    forget about the 3-9x50 writing. this is 4-16x40 IR scope with windage and Mil-Dot .










    what is the AOE mean?

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    AOE = Adjustable objective with illumination.
    Boondock drop me mail on how much those scopes cost please.
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    I reckon the green appears to nice 'n bright. Should have a calming effect for your shots. :>

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    i agree with avion....
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    i agree, whats the price and you ordering it from?
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    order it thru a friend of mine. R600
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    Is that without mounts ?
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    including mounts
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    What is that type of reticle called?
    I think it's alot better than the standard mil dot. Allows for windage if you not dialing.

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    Might be totally wrong but I think it's called a ladder reticle, actually "made" for bow/crossbows.
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    I notice alot of manufacturers offer different ret's with a specific model.
    Haven't seen any, but is it possible to get the ret's swapped in your scope?

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    Yes it can be done, Premier Reticles do the Leupold scopes and there's another guy in USA that does various other makes.
    Do they do it here ? Donno, if so it will be Lynx, I know they (in SA) work on Lynx scopes and that's why my 10-50 will come from Lynx and not from Nikko Stirling, if it breaks they fix it here and there is also a much longer warranty on the Lynx version !
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    Allways nice to have local backup.
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    If there's local backup, how come I can never find a Lynx in a local shop? Perhaps I'm just looking in the wrong shops.

    Not sure what Neilg's using, but Lewis's scope is really nice.

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    Avion,
    I usa da Tasco Custom Shop, IMVHO better glass than the Lynx/Nikko Stirling, especially at the higher mag. I have never owned one of the 10-50's but Urabus has played with mine and his big Nikko, so he can make a better comparison.
    Anybody wanne buy it ? B)
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