Buying Scopes

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What do I need to consider when buying a rifle scope?

Buying Scopes

The scope is the most important rifle accessory for hunters. Today's rifle scopes judge distance and compensate for a cross wind. Rifle accessories are made to accommodate different size hunters, and different rifles. Hunters need to consider their ‘direct eye' when purchasing a scope. The rifle butt must rest on the hunter's shoulder, the eye centered on the cross hairs, and the rifle in a comfortable position.



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