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slick2526

tactical scopes with drop in turrets?

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I have been looking a while at tactical scopes. the ones with the drop-in turrets that let you set your gun to a certain caliber/grain bullet. Anyways im buying a .308 savage bolt. I just want to be able to adjust if needed because im going to buy a range finder also.

the only one i have seen really in my price range is the ATN but it has the illuminated recticle. I really dont want the illuminated recticle. the thought of the battery going dead when im sighting in on a big buck, or anything else in that matter kind of scares me.

I see cabelas carrys one but im kind of leary of their scopes since im not sure who makes them. Also i see they didnt make the .308 turret. Any other suggestions on a scope anyone

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You will still be able to see the cross hairs even if the battery goes dead, so dont let that thought alone detour you from your purchase. I know once a guy has to go without it seems like the end of the world, but trust me as a owner you will be just fine even if!

I believe Nikon maybe makes there scopes, either way there all 100% guaranteed!

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thanks for the reply guys. I had no idea that you could still use the scope once the battery was dead.

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