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Leupold Mark AR 4-12x vs 3-9x

Discussion in 'Sights, Optics and Lasers' started by umadcuzimstylin, Mar 27, 2013.

  1. umadcuzimstylin

    umadcuzimstylin

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    My mind cant comprehend this. The 4-12x actual magnification is 4.5-11.5x ok thats fine and all but what about the fact that the 3-9x actual magnification is 3.3-14.1x. The 4-12x costs $150 more I guess because it has an AO. Is the 3-9x superior?
     
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    fallenangelhim come get some

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    SmokeRoss GTDS Member #49

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    So you're telling me that all these years I've been getting MORE than I paid for?
     
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    I think you misread the stats!
    http://www.leupold.com/tactical/scopes/mark-ar-riflescopes/mark-ar-mod-1-3-9x40mm/

    The actual magnification is 8.6x at max with a 14.1' field of view.
     
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  5. umadcuzimstylin

    umadcuzimstylin

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