How far is a 4x12x40 scope Good For?

How far is a 4x12x40 scope Good For?

The Revolution 4-12×40 is available only in matte black but can be had with either a duplex reticle or Redfield’s Accu-Range reticle which provides aiming points out to 500 yards.

What size tube is a Nikon scope?

Specifications for Nikon 4 – 12 x 40mm Pro Staff Riflescope:

Magnification: 4-12x
Tube Diameter – Other: 1 in
Eye Relief: 3.7in
Objective Outside Diameter: 50mm
Eyepiece Outside Diameter: 44mm

What size mount do I need for my scope?

To select the correct height ring calculate the height of half of the riflescope’s widest point (normally the objective bell of the scope), you will then need to know the height from the bottom of the ring mount to the middle of the ring mount, select the ring mount height that is just over half of your riflescopes …

What size scope rings does a Nikon BDC 3 9×40?

You should acquire a set of high quality steel mounting rings which have a standard diameter of 25.4 mm (1inch). Follow the ring manufacturer’s instructions for mounting procedures. After mounting the scope on your rifle, follow the procedures for reticle alignment.

What does a 3X9 scope mean?

This scope has variable zoom on it so a 3×9 means the scope is cable of showing a magnification of 3 to 9 times normal eyesight. The 4×12 means the scope is capable of 4 to 12 magnification.

How far can you shoot with a 3X9 scope?

The answer is really simple: a 3-9X riflescope provides an additional level of magnification for every 100 feet, all the way out to 300 yards (900 feet). For many years, 300 yards was about the limit of what most big-game hunters considered to be an ethical shooting distance.

Does the size of the scope tube matter?

The small tube size contributes to a very small form factor while also reducing the overall weight of the scope. The scopes usually have a smaller range of adjustment in windage and elevation which makes them a great choice for hunters or shooters that prioritize weight and size over adjustability.

Are 30mm and 1 inch scope rings the same?

Are 30mm and 1 inch rifle scopes interchangeable? No, they are not. But it is possible to mount a 1 inch scope in 30mm rings using spacers that decrease the inside inner diameter of the rings. It is not possible to mount a 30mm scope in a set of 1 inch rings.

What height mounts for 50mm scope?

Ring Height

Outside Objective Diameter Ring Height for 1 Inch Tubes Ring Height for 30mm Tubes
47mm, 1.850 inches .270 inches
48mm, 1.889 inches .270 inches
49mm, 1.929 inches .270 inches
50mm, 1.968 inches .270 inches .300 inches

Does Nikon still make scopes?

In December, just before both the holidays and the seasonal gathering of sporting-goods dealers and group buyers who get together to write orders for the new year, Nikon’s North American office delivered stunning news: It was walking away from the riflescope market.

What’s the difference between 3×9 and 4×12?

The 3×9 model will make targets appear between 3 and 9 times closer than the actual distance based on what magnification you select by rotating the variable power knob in the scope. The 4×12 model makes targets appear between 4 and 12 times closer than the actual distance.