Scope showed up when promised and in pristine condition (it was not a refurb and not blemished).
The factory scope box was contained in a plain brown outer box. Scope was complete with enclosure in unwrinkled plastic bag, 2 CR2032 batteries, turret allen wrench, instruction manual, lens cloth, lens caps.
The scope itself seems rugged and well built for the money - made in China. The finish is flat black and flawless. The scope is a little heavy but that reinforces its feel of strength.
Lenses were clear and showed good light gathering properties; no dust or dirt on the insides of them. In daylight, the components of the reticle are just right - not too big - not too small - adequately visible.
The turrets are firm but easy to turn with audible clicks and detents.
The supplied allen wrench for unlocking the turrets fits their allen locking screws loosely but does work without damaging the screw heads; I found that my 2.5mm Craftsman allen wrench fits more snugly.
The optic power ring is firm and turns easily.
The cap for the battery compartment is another matter. It took me 15 minutes of effort and the right words to screw the cap back on after inserting the battery. The threads on the cap are very fine but poorly cut. I finally found that if I used the thumb and forefinger of one hand to stabilize/flatten the cap on the compartment and then twisted it with the thumb and forefinger of the other hand, it would grudgingly screw on. After that effort, some of the...