Scope for 98

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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Hognuts on Thu 28 May, 2009 3:48 pm

Me thinks the shadow likes to stir the pot ;)
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Samurai on Thu 28 May, 2009 4:25 pm

No, I can't believe that! :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Hognuts on Thu 28 May, 2009 4:32 pm

Ok, maybe I jumped to conclusions....not!!! :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Shadow on Thu 28 May, 2009 7:51 pm

Hognuts wrote:Me thinks the shadow likes to stir the pot ;)


Yeah.... senior moment. So far no hate mail or death threats - But, this morning, I got three supoenas to appear in civil court in San Fran... :scared:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Hognuts on Thu 28 May, 2009 8:07 pm

Are you suggesting that there may be a larger demographic of gays in SF? :gay: :gay: :iout: :gay: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Shadow on Thu 28 May, 2009 8:45 pm

Hognuts wrote:Are you suggesting that there may be a larger demographic of gays in SF? :gay: :gay: :iout: :gay: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:


Well, I worked downtown SF for about 4 years.......They have a REALLY BIG fudge factory down by Pier 39...... They never seem to have a hard time filling jobs for "fudge packers". Or even people to drive the fork lifts, etc. The help wanted ads in the paper were really a hoot to read - better than the "funnies".. :gay: :gay:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Hognuts on Fri 29 May, 2009 12:28 am

Yeah, I think they got it wrong when they picked NFL football teams, it should have been the green bay 49 ers and the san fransisco packers!!!! :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby biggest_mac on Fri 29 May, 2009 9:11 pm

at current i own both leupold mark 4s and nightforce scopes.
when i picked up my 98 i chose the nightforce simply because it has a higher magnification. both scopes are exceptional quality. the leupold seems more rugged but the nightforce is outstanding with its features.

so depends on what range you are looking to shoot it at i guess.
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Samurai on Fri 29 May, 2009 9:31 pm

Speaking of SF, you all should watch this:

http://www.imeem.com/people/1JimI1M/vid ... edy-video/
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby biggest_mac on Fri 29 May, 2009 9:43 pm

just to change the subject. what is the current status on the m98 bravo over there in the states?
i live in australia, currently 3 m98s and 1 416 barrett have been imported as well as a few bors systems.
me and my friend own 2 of the 98s and the others are still for sale. i am hearing all these stories of 8-12 month waiting lists for the 98 bravos over there in the states? im still unsure as to how we managed to get some imported as there is a huge shortage over there in the states?

i am very impressed with the product, when compared to Trgs and AIs it is something special.
i am about to head off to the range right now to shoot it for the first time. will get back to you with results shortly. :headbang:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby DEDMNKY on Fri 29 May, 2009 11:03 pm

cool thanks samurai they say it perfectlly
BARRETT 82A1 SEMI AUTOMATIC WITH LEUPOLD MARK 4 8.2-25X50MM WITH BORS
BUSHMASTER M-4
RUGER MINI-14 WITH LEUPOLD 3-9
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CHINESE SKS
2 XD-45
BERETTA PX4 STORM 45
SPRINGFIELD ARMORY 1911 A1
SIG SAUER 1911
PARA ORDINANCE WARTHOG 45
SMITH & WESSON 500 MAG
IMI DERSERT EAGLE 50ae
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Coyote on Tue 09 Jun, 2009 7:39 pm

I am picking up my new 98B tomorrow - I have purchased the Nightforce 5.5-22x NXS 56mm - I am also looking at adding the BORS Optics as well - I did a lot of research into both this weapon and the optics for it - I spent a load of time reading and researching both the 98B and the Nightforce scopes and made the decision to go with this set up - With the addition of the BORS I can stay with minimal ballistic software for the windage and coriolis effect that the BORS does not adjust for
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby Hognuts on Tue 09 Jun, 2009 9:18 pm

It also does not have a v word that rhymes with ragina yet.... but I here they are working on it. :rofl: :rofl:
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby DEDMNKY on Wed 10 Jun, 2009 2:55 am

:rofl: :rofl: Good one hognuts :rofl: :rofl:
BARRETT 82A1 SEMI AUTOMATIC WITH LEUPOLD MARK 4 8.2-25X50MM WITH BORS
BUSHMASTER M-4
RUGER MINI-14 WITH LEUPOLD 3-9
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SMITH & WESSON 500 MAG
IMI DERSERT EAGLE 50ae
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Re: Scope for 98

Postby selynn on Wed 05 Aug, 2009 2:26 pm

I ended up going with the NF 8-32x56 with the Barrett 40 degree MOA rings. LOVE IT !!!
Forgot to mention I got the NP-R2 reticle. I am not sure but the NP-R1 may be a better choice for "way out there" it was just a little too busy at 500 yards or less.
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