I'd like to hear from someone who owns both the Zeiss (I own three) and the Minox and have them say that the Minox IS the equal of the Zeiss. I've read lots of people claim that the new Redfields are the equal of the VXI Leupolds as well, while being $50 less. What possible purpose would Leupold have in making a LESS expensive scope that's better than one of their own?? None, that's what. Of course, you all know that Leupold makes them both!
I have zero doubt it's a fine scope, but I'm not believing it's the equal of the very fine Zeiss Conquest. Sorry.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...