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Nikon Glass

Postby JBird » Tue May 31, 2016 10:12 pm

Has anyone had much experience with Nikons? I'm a Vortex lover, I've been buying their stuff since it came out but I've been looking into getting a pair of 15's and have read in a few places that the Nikon 16x56's are comparable or better than the Kaibabs and they're a couple hundred bucks cheaper. I've looked through both and can't see a big difference but most glass looks good durning the day. I'm just curious if anyone has experience with the Nikons 16's or otherwise and what you might think about them.

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Re: Nikon Glass

Postby 9er » Wed Jun 01, 2016 9:08 pm

Ive had a pair of the monarchs 10-12 years ago. They were alright.

IMO dont waist time with the vortex 15's,(im a vortex guy)
Look around and buy a used pair of zeiss, meopta or swaro. Im learning hard on buying either the Swaro or Zeiss 15's. My brother has a pair of the 15 Meopta and has compared them to the older SLC and said the meopta were hands down better.
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Re: Nikon Glass

Postby ABert » Wed Jun 01, 2016 11:41 pm

I have Leopold, Burris, Zeiss, Vortex and Swaro. My brother has Nikon. Truth be told, looking through all of them, I can only tell the difference with the Swaro. All are very, very good but the Swaro is better.
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Re: Nikon Glass

Postby JBird » Sun Jun 12, 2016 10:30 pm

Thanks guys. If I can find a good pair of used euro glass I wouldn't hesitate to buy them either.


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