As long as the scope is almost new it is a good buy. You can buy them NIB for about $130.00 (CND)so you can use that as a guide to determine if it is a good buy for you. It is not that bad of a scope though.
If you present scope is the same size objective lens(40mm), you will not have to get new rings. You may not have to anyway.
If you want to, take rifle and new scope up my way your next trip. We can mount and boresight and I believe the Range is Lyons Brook is still operational.
Let me know if I can be of help.
Wind is one of the most crucial variables in any kind of big game hunting. It helps level the playing field between a hunter with a scoped rifle and the game animals being hunted. This is not novel information. Any hunter who has consistent success in the field knows this. I have tried a couple different techniques for keeping track of the wind. Here are a couple.
The most simple and obvious is to just stay cognizant of it. It is amazing how slight of a breeze you can sense if you just pay...