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are the BSA 8-32x50 contenders??


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#1 tomcat

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Posted 02 January 2006 - 10:12 AM

are the BSA 8-32x50 contenders any good will thay hold there targit good? any one using one?

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Posted 02 January 2006 - 11:14 AM

They're pretty dark and somewhat hazy in the upper power ranges. Are you sure you need something that powerful for hunting. Maybe a dedicated squirrel or prairie dog or woodchuck gun.

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Posted 02 January 2006 - 02:28 PM

Had a BSA scope on my 22-250 and it didn't hold up.Failed the Walt test. One tip over from resting on the side of the truck and the point of impact changed and I never could get it to keep POI after that. I still got it if you want it Ha Ha . But I wouldn't waste my money on one. Get a Bushnel or some other inexpensive scope...Walt

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Posted 02 January 2006 - 02:44 PM

well ill test this one out im doing a scope for scope swap a simmon's 3-12 for a BSA contender. i need more pawer i cant see way out there with the 3-12.




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