Showing 1–25 of 490 results

  • Rudolph V1 5-25x50mm T3 IR Riflescope

    Rudolph V1 5-25x50mm T3 IR Riflescope

    R11,839

    The high-performing target optics features very efficient light transmission and an extremely wide magnification range, it fulfills all requirements when shooting by day or in twilight.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Nightforce 100 MOA/29 MRAD Wedge Prism Assembly

    Nightforce 100 MOA/29 MRAD Wedge Prism Assembly

    R24,159

    When shooting at extreme ranges, many shooters find their riflescope lacks the necessary elevation travel. The Nightforce Wedge Prism is offered in 2 variants, 50 MOA or 100 MOA, that install forward of the riflescope to increase the effective elevation travel.

    This is a Special Order Item (Check Lead-Time Prior To Purchase)

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Nightforce ATACR F1 Flip-Up Lens Caps

    Nightforce ATACR F1 Flip-Up Lens Caps

    R1,229

    Protects your riflescope lenses from damage and weather, without interfering with quick shots.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Nikko Stirling 4x32mm Mountmaster HMD Riflescope

    Nikko Stirling 4x32mm Mountmaster HMD Riflescope

    R1,369

    The Nikko Stirling 4x32mm Mountmaster HMD Riflescope is ideal for that perfect aim while shooting.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Hawke Vantage 3-9x40 Mil Dot IR Riflescope

    Hawke Vantage 3-9×40 Mil Dot IR Riflescope

    R3,109

    The Hawke Vantage 3-9×40 Mil Dot IR Riflescope 11 layer fully multi-coated optics for excellent clarity and a glass etched reticle with red and green illumination.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Nikko Stirling Riflescope - Airking 4x32 AO

    Nikko Stirling Riflescope – Airking 4×32 AO

    R1,869

    The Nikko Stirling Airking 4×32 AO Riflescope features a HMD Reticle and fast eyefocus.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Gamo 4x32 AO Riflescope (With Rings)

    Gamo 4×32 AO Riflescope (With Rings)

    R1,889

    When a scope description includes WR it means that the scope is supplied with the required rings or mounting brackets; AO refers to the Adjustable Objective, which cancels out any error of parallax from behind the scope.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Burris Ballistic AR RT-6 1-6x24mm Illuminated SFP Riflescope

    R10,129

    Speed reigns supreme in three-gun competition. So if you want to compete, you better be fast on the target and fast to shoot. Race inspired and tactical strong, the new RT-6 is built for speed, accuracy and easy handling. Guaranteed to shave seconds off the clock.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Tasco World Class 3-9X50 30/30 Aiming Riflescope Tasco World Class 3-9X50 30/30 Aiming Riflescope

    Tasco World Class 3-9X50 30/30 Aiming Riflescope

    R2,419

    Durable Tasco aiming scope with 30/30 aiming cross. It is equipped with a variable magnification of 3-9 x and a lens with a diameter of 50 mm.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Kahles Tenebraex Eyepiece - 46mm

    Kahles Tenebraex Eyepiece – 46mm

    R839

    This Kahles Tenebraex Eyepiece is specifically for use with the K525i, K318i, K16i, K18i, K1050 and Helia riflescopes.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Kahles Tenebraex Flip Up Cover - 56 mm

    Kahles Tenebraex Flip Up Cover – 56 mm

    R1,939

    This Kahles Tenebraex Flip Up Cover is specifically for use with the K525i, K624i, K1050, Helia riflescopes

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Kahles K1050 10-50x56 Riflescope - MOAK Reticle Kahles K1050 10-50x56 Riflescope - MOAK Reticle

    Kahles K1050 10-50×56 Riflescope – MOAK Reticle

    R70,839

    The K1050 has been specifically designed to provide optimum precision for competition shooting. Weighing just 31oz.(890 g) and only 17in. (429 mm) long, with its unique parallax adjustment, starting from just 9 yards (8 metres), it provides unparalleled precision.

    There is no return on this item unless deemed faulty by the supplier.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Vortex Viper 50mm Sunshade

    Vortex Viper 50mm Sunshade

    R1,759

    Reduce glare and sun reflections off the objective lens by adding a 4-inch Vortex 50mm Viper Scope Sunshade to your 50mm Viper riflescope.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Vortex Diamondback Tactical 4-16 X 44 MRAD Riflescope

    Vortex Diamondback Tactical 4-16 X 44 MRAD Riflescope

    R13,979

    Diamondback Tactical riflescopes feature Vortex’s XD Premium Optical System that provides exceptional resolution and edge-to-edge clarity.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Hawke Vantage 6-24x50 AO Mil Dot IR Riflescope

    Hawke Vantage 6-24×50 AO Mil Dot IR Riflescope

    R4,819

    The Hawke Vantage 6-24×50 AO Mil Dot IR Riflescope 11 layer fully multi-coated optics for excellent clarity and a glass etched reticle with red and green illumination.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Nikko Stirling Riflescope - Mountmaster 4x32 AO

    Nikko Stirling Riflescope – Mountmaster 4×32 AO

    R1,609

    The Nikko Stirling Mountmaster 4×32 AO Riflescope features a HMD reticle and fast eye focus.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Gamo 3-9x40 MDAO Riflescope

    Gamo 3-9×40 MDAO Riflescope

    R1,779

    Features fully multi-coated optics for crisp and bright imaging. Adjustable turrets for windage and elevation with the best reticle mil-dot. Waterproof, shockproof, fogproof.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Gamo 3-12x40 Riflescope (With Rings)

    Gamo 3-12×40 Riflescope (With Rings)

    R1,329

    Excellent magnification range in combination with a wide field of vision. You will be ready for any situation, either short- or long-distance shooting.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Swarovski Riflescope - Z3 4-12x50 BRX

    Swarovski Riflescope – Z3 4-12×50 BRX

    R21,999

    The Swarovski Z3 4-12×50 BRX Riflescope is a 1-inch rifle scope that proves its strength in poor light conditions and over longer distances thanks to its 50mm objective lens diameter and 12x magnification.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Rudolph Riflescope - Hunter H1 4-12x50 T3 ReticleRudolph Riflescope - Hunter H1 4-12x50 T3 Reticle

    Rudolph Riflescope – Hunter H1 4-12×50 T3 Reticle

    R5,800

    The Rudolph Riflescope – Hunter H1 4-12×50 T3 Reticle offers the best of both worlds – a large exit pupil for low light hunting combined with the greater resolving capability of higher magnification.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Vortex Strike Eagle 3-18x44 MRAD Riflescope

    Vortex Strike Eagle 3-18×44 MRAD Riflescope

    R22,429

    With the Vortex Strike Eagle 3-18×44 MRAD Riflescope the gap between tactical mid- and long-range shooting is gone.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Vortex Strike Eagle 3-18x44 FFP EBR-7C MOA Riflescope

    Vortex Strike Eagle 3-18×44 FFP EBR-7C MOA Riflescope

    R22,429

    The Vortex Strike Eagle 3-18×44 FFP Riflescope means the gap between tactical mid- and long-range shooting is gone. Top off your carbine or DMR rifle with a first focal plane optic that’s versatile, tough, ultra-clear at any magnification, and specifically designed for rapid adjustment in fast-changing target scenarios.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Vortex Strike Eagle 1-8x24 FFP EBR-8 MOA Riflescope

    Vortex Strike Eagle 1-8×24 FFP EBR-8 MOA Riflescope

    R19,439

    The Strike Eagle 1-8×24 FFP gives you the accurate holdovers at any magnification you’ve been looking for in an LPVO, allowing you to dominate close quarters and stretch your effective range.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Vortex Razor HD LHT 4.5-22x50 FFP XLR-2 MRAD Riflescope

    Vortex Razor HD LHT 4.5-22×50 FFP XLR-2 MRAD Riflescope

    R40,369

    Western hunting demands an optic built for long range and the long haul, and the Vortex Razor HD LHT 4.5-22×50 FFP XLR-2 MRAD Riflescope delivers.

    Add to cartLoading Done
  • Vortex Razor HD LHT 4.5-22x50 FFP XLR-2 MOA Riflescope

    Vortex Razor HD LHT 4.5-22×50 FFP XLR-2 MOA Riflescope

    R40,369

    Western hunting demands an optic built for long range and the long haul, and the Vortex Razor HD LHT 4.5-22×50 FFP XLR-2 MOA Riflescope delivers. You still get the core of the Razor HD LHT, including a stunning HD optical system and rugged build in a hunting scope that’s among the lightest in its class.

    Add to cartLoading Done

How to Choose a Rifle Scope

As a hunting enthusiast or marksman, choosing the right rifle scope is crucial to your success in the field. The proper scope ensures accuracy, clarity, and precision, making your shot more effective. However, with so many options on the market, it can be challenging to know where to start. In this article, we will discuss how to choose a rifle scope and provide you with the information you need to make an informed decision.

Determine the Purpose of the Scope

Before you begin shopping for a rifle scope, you need to determine the purpose of the scope. Are you planning to use it for hunting or target shooting? Will you be shooting at short or long distances? These factors will influence your choice of magnification, objective lens diameter, and other features.

Magnification

Magnification is the degree to which the scope enlarges the target. Most scopes have a range of magnification, such as 3-9x or 4-12x. The first number represents the minimum magnification, and the second number represents the maximum. A higher magnification can make it easier to hit targets at longer distances, but it also makes the image less bright and can make the scope heavier and more cumbersome to use.

Objective Lens Diameter

The objective lens diameter is the size of the front lens of the scope, measured in millimeters. A larger objective lens diameter allows more light to enter the scope, which can improve image brightness and clarity, especially in low-light conditions.

Reticles

The reticle is the crosshairs or other aiming point in the scope. Reticles can come in various shapes and sizes, including duplex, mil-dot, and BDC (bullet drop compensator). Different reticles work better for different purposes, so choose one that suits your needs.

Adjustments and Turrets

The adjustments and turrets on the scope allow you to fine-tune the scope to your specific needs. You can adjust the windage (horizontal) and elevation (vertical) to compensate for bullet drop or wind drift. The turrets can be either exposed or covered, with exposed turrets being more precise but also more vulnerable to damage.

Field of View

The field of view is the area that you can see through the scope. A wider field of view can make it easier to acquire targets quickly, but it also reduces magnification.

Eye Relief

Eye relief is the distance between the eyepiece and your eye when the scope is properly mounted on the rifle. A shorter eye relief can make it more difficult to acquire targets quickly, and can also cause eye strain and discomfort.

Parallax

Parallax is the apparent movement of the reticle when you move your eye behind the scope. It can cause your shot to be off-target if not corrected. Scopes with adjustable parallax allow you to adjust for this effect.

Lens Coatings

Lens coatings can improve the clarity and brightness of the image by reducing glare and reflection. Look for scopes with high-quality lens coatings, such as multi-coated or fully coated.

Durability

Durability is an essential factor when choosing a rifle scope. Look for scopes made with high-quality materials, such as aircraft-grade aluminum, and those that are shockproof, waterproof, and fog proof. These features will ensure your scope can withstand the rigors of hunting or shooting in various weather conditions.

Brand and Warranty

Consider the brand and warranty of the scope before making your final decision. Look for reputable brands with a proven track record of quality and customer service. Additionally, choose a scope with a good warranty that covers defects or damage.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best magnification for a rifle scope?

The best magnification for a rifle scope depends on your shooting needs and the type of hunting or shooting you do. Generally, a magnification range of 3-9x is suitable for most hunting scenarios. However, if you plan to shoot at longer ranges or participate in tactical shooting, a higher magnification scope may be more appropriate.

What reticle should I choose for hunting?

The reticle you choose for hunting depends on your personal preference and the type of hunting you do. A duplex reticle is a popular choice for hunting because of its simplicity and ease of use. Other popular options include the mil-dot reticle and the BDC (bullet drop compensation) reticle, which are useful for long-range shooting.

Can I use a rifle scope for both hunting and target shooting?

Yes, you can use a rifle scope for both hunting and target shooting. However, the type of scope you choose may vary depending on your specific needs for each activity. For example, a hunting scope may have a lower magnification range and a larger objective lens for a wider field of view, while a target shooting scope may have a higher magnification and a smaller objective lens for better clarity at longer distances.

What is the difference between an exposed and covered turret?

An exposed turret is a type of elevation or windage adjustment knob that is visible and accessible on the outside of the scope. This allows for quick and easy adjustments in the field. In contrast, a covered turret is a type of adjustment knob that is protected by a cap or cover. This protects the knob from accidental movement and ensures the scope maintains zero.

How often should I clean my rifle scope?

It's essential to keep your rifle scope clean to ensure it performs optimally. You should clean your scope after each use, especially if you shoot in harsh or dusty environments. Use a soft, lint-free cloth to wipe down the exterior of the scope and a lens cleaning solution and microfiber cloth to clean the lenses. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasives, as these can damage the lens coatings.