Better scope?? Damn Hammer1, I was just beginning to like you! I've been hauling that scope around over thirty years and finally found another use for it. Actually, I like lower power scopes. Let's see if I can get my 30-06 in here. It's got a 2 3/4x Redfield Widefield that did service for me on a 338 Win Mag and a 308 Win. I've found that a low power really gather's light, is fast to get on target, doesn't show all your wobble's as bad and work's very well out to about 250 yds, maybe a bit farther.
Here's the 1.5 - 7 x 42 scope that she said she wants. She said she wants a scope with plenty of eye relief so she doesn't get a " bad bump." and the 42 mm objective lens provides great brightness at any power.
The Easter Bunny is comming soon Don, and too much chocolate is not good.
I am NOT an expert. But I'm too cheap to pay for anyone else to do the job (local shop wanted $200 to tan my coyote hide). I've used this recipe for rabbit hides, deer hides, a moose skin, and a coyote pelt. I've adapted this recipe from one I found online. Feel free to use it but use this tip at your own risk and comply with all local laws wherever you are. When butchering: Cool the hide as soon as you can get it off the animal. Remove the hide form the...