Fishnhunt New Zealands main hunting and Fishing Forum. millions of posts on fishing and hunting, dogs, 4x4 vehicles, outdoors and much more Welcome, Guest. Please Login or Register
Optics Optics
This forum is for discussions, reports and the use of all hunting optics, including rifle scopes, spotting scopes, range finders, binoculars, etc. Advertising is strictly prohibited and will be deleted
Topics: 1640
Posts: 16385
Pages Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 110
Subject / Started By Replies Views Last Post Sort (Z-A)
 Important Topics
Global Announcement Poll
Poll: Poll to determin how many firearms are still to be handed in.
I would also love to know from those who have handed in their firearms as to whether they were happy with the compensation they received. Maybe you could comment here.

Started Aug 22nd, 2019 at 12:09am by Alan
1 17673 Last Post Aug 26th, 2019 at 10:45am
By: headcase
Global Announcement
Photo Bucket work around for your browser
Ive discovered this work around for firefox browsers and Chrome browsers.
For Firefox† †
For Chrome
Add th

Started Oct 16th, 2017 at 2:02am by Alan
0 119855 Last Post Oct 16th, 2017 at 2:02am
By: Alan
 Board Topics
Normal Topic
Rangefinding binos
Iím looking to buy a some rangefinding binoculars but canít decide on Leica or Swarovski.
Is there anyone with experience of both brand, what did you choose and why.

Started Oct 26th, 2019 at 9:50pm by Davie
5 2770 Last Post Yesterday at 11:43am
By: huntahr
Normal Topic
Upgrade Scope from fixed power Leupold...
Currently using a .308 Stainless Synthetic Winchester Classic, with pre-64 action. †I handload Sierra BT's and it groups well. †Mostly in Kawekas in bush and some open tops. †I have always used a leup...

Started Sep 5th, 2010 at 9:51pm by DaveMac (Ex Member)
12 3723 Last Post Oct 16th, 2019 at 10:47pm
By: Macker
Normal Topic
Thermal imaging
Does any one know about thermal imaging, looking for something that can be used in the bush during the day for picking up deer up to 100m , don't want to spend a fortune

Started May 15th, 2019 at 10:59am by tantrim
10 2575 Last Post Oct 11th, 2019 at 6:06pm
By: headcase
Normal Topic
Fogging up
Hi all,
This might be a stupid question but how do you stop your scope from fogging up on a cool dewy morning?
The last few times that I've camped and gone for an early morning hunt, the sc...

Started Sep 2nd, 2019 at 8:48pm by Steelshooter
10 3749 Last Post Sep 18th, 2019 at 2:51pm
By: headcase
Normal Topic
WTB: Leica 10x25 Ultravids
I am looking to spend some of my confinscation comnpensaction on binos and have had my eye on these for a while. 
Does anybody have these for sale?
Is there a local price better than the $1...

Started Jul 23rd, 2019 at 7:03am by MassiveAttack
2 4695 Last Post Jul 23rd, 2019 at 12:49pm
By: MassiveAttack
Normal Topic
Vanguard Endeavour 10 X 42 review
Bought these from Jacobs, along with an Endeavour 15 - 45 X HD spotting scope.
The glasses are good.   Give me an extra 11  minutes of viewable light over the Bushnell Legend L HD's I have had fo...

Started Jul 21st, 2019 at 11:35am by Dairyispoison
0 533 Last Post Jul 21st, 2019 at 11:35am
By: Dairyispoison
Normal Topic
March scopes/using for Spotting?
Hi there
This is a bit of a different thought process it may be mad but here I go
I am about to buy a swaro spotting scope but am struggling with the idea of carrying it around plus tripod. ...

Started Jun 13th, 2019 at 8:57pm by wake
2 4756 Last Post Jun 14th, 2019 at 8:32pm
By: wake
Normal Topic
best .22 scope
Hi guys,
Looking for a good vari power scope for my .22 and replace my old tasco 4x, wanting to dial in ranges out to about 120m and get the best accuracy I can for rabbits, magpies and targets.<...

Started Apr 30th, 2019 at 7:22am by DGA7
12 2202 Last Post Jun 12th, 2019 at 8:08pm
By: Micky Duck
Normal Topic
Bushnell forge
Any one had experience with these? Was hoping to have enough cash to get the new V4 zeiss but I may be a bit short. Had a look through one at the shop, they are not to bad. I would go with Leupold vx5...

Started Dec 14th, 2018 at 5:44pm by 300wsm for life
5 2448 Last Post May 24th, 2019 at 11:28pm
By: concolor
Normal Topic
Weaver 4.75x40 Grand Slam - still around?
I used a 4.75x40 Grand Slam on my BSA 284 for the last 15 years.  Very lightweight (under 11ozs) and strong with excellent clarity.  It got a little growth in the corner so I sent it back to W...

Started Dec 30th, 2018 at 8:46pm by Forestry
9 3478 Last Post May 10th, 2019 at 8:00pm
By: Forestry
Normal Topic
Kronus or vector scopes... Has anyone used them?
Saw these on trademe. Seemed to have a lot of features for the price. Has anyone used them? I am just looking for an affordable general purpose scope for my 308.

Started Apr 12th, 2019 at 12:46am by poodle
1 494 Last Post Apr 13th, 2019 at 4:11pm
By: headcase
Normal Topic
Old Weaver k1.5-1
Having a clean out,worth keeping it or chucking out,be from late 70s or early 80s at a guess

Started Dec 27th, 2018 at 12:38am by Nelson hunter
3 893 Last Post Apr 9th, 2019 at 6:10pm
By: pennyless
Normal Topic
Is there a review of Thermal scopes or Handhelds on here.
My 2019 purchase will be a handheld.
I have a few private blocks that need thermal use, but don't want a thermal scope on the rifle...

Started Sep 26th, 2018 at 8:25pm by scottrods
4 1542 Last Post Apr 6th, 2019 at 5:41pm
By: headcase
Pages Pages: [1] 2 3 ... 110
Normal Topic Normal Topic
Sticky Topic Sticky Topic
Locked Topic Locked Topic
Locked Topic Sticky Locked Topic
Moved Topic Moved Topic
Global Announcement Global Announcement
Locked Global Announcement Locked Global Announcement
Hot Topic (More than 30 Replies) Hot Topic (More than 30 Replies)
Very Hot Topic (More than 100 Replies) Very Hot Topic (More than 100 Replies)
You can view Topics in this Board.

You cannot post replies to Topics in this Board.
You cannot start new Topics in this Board.
You cannot post Attachments in this Board.
You cannot start Polls in this Board.
  ‹ Board Index   Top  

FishnHunt - New Zealands Famous Hunting and Fishing Forum Since 1995 » Powered by YaBB 2.6.11!
YaBB Forum Software © 2000-2020. All Rights Reserved.
Site Design By Alan Simmons - PRism and all rights are reserved from 1995 and onwards