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Bushnell Excursion 15-45x 60 mm ED Glass Waterproof Straight Spotting Scope 781569ED is currently on sale with fast shipping. Plus your total satisfaction is guaranteed when you purchase Bushnell Excursion 15-45x 60 mm ED Glass Waterproof Straight Spotting Scope 781569ED and other Spotting Scopes by Bushnell.

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Average Ratings
Overall rating
4.6 / 5
Easy To Set Up 4.9 / 5
Usability 4.6 / 5
Features 4.7 / 5
Value for your money 4.9 / 5
Meets expectations 4.6 / 5

Excellent value!

Product Ratings
Overall rating
5 / 5
Easy To Set Up 5 / 5
Features 5 / 5
Meets expectations 5 / 5
Usability 4 / 5
Value for your money 5 / 5

Author: Ed Aldredge {!} from Sugar Land, TX on Dec 12, 2010
Pros:  Good quality glass, realatively compact, Mildot reticle in FFP
Cons:  Trash tripod and case. Fitted cover that I doubt will survive any rough use.
Would recommend:  yes

Ed Aldredge wrote:

I was looking at that Leupold MK 4 spotting scope, but recently saw this one at the ALERRT conference in San Marcos Texas, and I liked what I saw so much I came home and bought one. Prior to buying, I read some reviews, so I wasn't expecting much from the tripod to begin with (and I got what I expected). I also found the zoom ring difficult to turn without changing the orientation of the unit at the higher settings, but that may work in a bit with use. Last Friday I set it up on a clear to partly cloudy day at the maximum magnification to observe a building approximately 1200 yards away. Mirage was negligible, but the conditions were also pretty optimal. Clarity was better than I expected, and more than sufficient enough to observe clothing worn and / or equipment carried by people in and around the building. Moving to a building 500 yards away, I could make out facial features on workers in the smoking area outside. In fact, I could even recognize the Marlboro Reds that one guy pulled out of his pocket. I have yet to try this scope out at the range, but for what I wanted it for, it is well worth the $335 sales price. I'll compare it to a Leupold Mk4 when the temps get back up again, but I don't think that the performance improvement will be proportional to the increase in price. I'd like to see a heavier duty case included or at least offered with this scope, but the one that is included will suffice for light use. I wouldn't trust it in the field, however, and I expect the zipper to be trashed inside of 6 months. Bottom line, this is the best tactical spotting scope out there for the money. It has a usable reticle in the first focal plane, a rugged and compact design with plenty of magnification and excellent optical clarity. If you are looking for a nice spotting scope at a bargain of a price, look no further and buy this scope NOW.

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