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Nikon 3-12x42SF Riflescope, Matte Black, BDC 600 Reticle 8489
$394.99 $459.95 Save 14%
Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8489-EE
MPN: 8489
UPC: 018208084890
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Nikon M-223 3-12x42mm SF Riflescope Product Info

2012 Brilliance Award Winner Best Entry Level Tactical Rifle Scope – view all winners

A match made in heaven, the Nikon M-223 3-12x42SF Rifle Scope with BDC 600 or Nikoplex Reticle is just right for your AR rifle. These riflescopes by Nikon are waterproof, fog-proof and shock-proof. The Nikon M-223 3-12x42SF Rifle Scope is ballistically matched to the trajectory of a 223 Rem./5.56mm NATO round with55-grain polymer tip bullet with a muzzle velocity of 3240fps. The Nikon M-223 3-12x42SF Hunting Rifle Scope w/ BDC 600 Reticle has a hunting optics system engineered to provide the shooter with a bright, sharp, incredibly flat sight picture and light transmission up to its theoretical maximum of 95%. Every Nikon M223 3-12x42mm SF AR Rifle Scope features an impressive 4-time zoom range and four inches of constant, non-critical eye relief. The Nikon M-223 3-12x42SF Waterproof Rifle Scope features a massive ocular lens that delivers a huge, exceptionally bright, high-resolution sight picture, and side focus parallax adjustment.

Nikon 8489: 3-12x42SF Riflescope, Matte Black, BDC 600 Reticle

Specifications for Nikon M-223 3-12x42SF Waterproof Rifle Scope:

Actual Magnification: 3x-12x
Effective Objective Diameter: 42mm
Exit Pupil (mm): 14.0-3.5
Eye Relief (in.): 4.0-3.7
FOV at 100 yds (ft.): 33.6-8.4
Tube Diameter: 1 in.
Objective O.D. (mm/in): 49.3/1.94
Eyepiece O.D. (mm/in): 44.0/1.73
Length (in): 13.1
Weight (g/oz): 565/19.93
Adjustment Graduation (1 click): 1/4 MOA
Max Internal Adjustment: 60 MOA
Parallax setting (yds): 50 to infinity
Sunshade: ARD
Gun Model: AR15

Features of Nikon M-223 3-12x42SF Hunting Rifle Scope w/ BDC 600 Reticle:

  • Eye Box Technology - 4x zoom and 4 inches of constant eye relief
  • Rapid Action Turret Technology - paired with Nikoplex reticle
  • Return to Zero Turrets - for fast, simple field adjustments
  • Reticles offered: Nikoplex & BDC 600
  • ARD Technology - Anti-Reflective Device
  • Ultra ClearCoat Optical System
  • One-piece main body tubes
  • Waterproof, fogproof, shockproof
  • AR-15 Rifle Scope

Package Contents:

  • Nikon M-223 3-12x42SF Rifle Scope w/ Nikoplex Reticle
    • Nikon ARD Technology lens cap
    • Nikon flip-up lens caps
    • Nikon windage and elevation caps

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Nikon M-223 3-12x42mm SF Riflescope Unorderable Models

DMO, Nikon 3-12x42SF Riflescope, Matte Black, BDC 600 Reticle 8489, Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8489-DMO
Nikon 3-12x42SF Riflescope, Matte Black, BDC 600 Reticle 8489 w/ Nikon M-223 XR Mount 833, MPN: 8489-KIT1, Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8489-KIT1
Nikon 3-12x42SF Riflescope, Matte Black, Nikoplex Reticle 8488, MPN: 8488, UPC: 018208084883, Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8488
Open Box,Dealer DMO, Nikon 3-12x42SF Riflescope, Matte Black, Nikoplex Reticle 8488, MPN: 8488-DMO, Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8488-DMO
Nikon 3-12x42SF Matte Nikoplex Riflescope w/ Nikon M-223 Mount Ring 743, MPN: 8488-KIT1, Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8488-KIT1
Nikon 3-12x42SF Matte BDC 600 Riflescope w/ Nikon M-223 Mount Ring 743, Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8489-KIT
Nikon 3-12x42SF Riflescope, Matte Black, Nikoplex Reticle 8488 w/ Nikon M-223 XR Mount 833, MPN: 8488-KIT2, Code: NI-RS-M223-2-8488-KIT2

Nikon M-223 3-12x42mm SF Riflescope Comments

Customer Reviews
Helpful Positive Review Nikon BDC 600 Reticle by Legacy Reviewer, April 5, 2013
Extremely good buy for the money. I was easily hitting 500 yard targets within an hour of mounting this scope Pros: Too many to list Cons: None
2/2 found this helpful
Most Recent Review awesome scope by Legacy Reviewer, January 15, 2014
I mounted this scope on my Weatherby Mark V special varmint in .223,this setup produced 1/4in holes at 100yds. I haven't taken it coyote hunting yet,but I will soon.the scope performed beyond my expectations. Pros: looks great,well made,easy to adjus...
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Most Recent Review m-223 by Legacy Reviewer, September 4, 2013
Love this scope, well worth the money Pros: Great glass, easy to use Cons: none
1/1 found this helpful
Most Recent Review Excellent Scope by Legacy Reviewer, August 16, 2013
This scope has met my expectations. It is a bit bigger than I'd like on my AR, but the clarity is excellent and for the long range shots it does the job. Pros: Quality, Performance Cons: Size
Most Recent Review Nikon by Legacy Reviewer, July 22, 2013
Very nice scope, easy to set up and engage. The reticle drop works great Pros: Very nice Cons: No illuminated red dot
1/4 found this helpful
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