Leupold Enhances VX®-II Riflescope Line
BEAVERTON, Ore. – Enhancements to Leupold’s® 2004 line of Golden Ring® VX®-II riflescopes include a new Multicoat 4® lens system that provides a brighter, clearer image for hunters and shooters. The Multicoat 4 system is used on all VX-II riflescope lens surfaces, external and internal. It increases the amount of available light that reaches the eye and minimizes reflections on the outer eyepiece.
As a result, the system enhances image brightness and clarity, and improves contrast in low-light conditions. Other new features of the VX-II line include a lockable, fast-focus eyepiece and a tactile power indicator that allows the shooter to easily tell the scope’s magnification with just a touch, without taking his or her eye from the eyepiece.
Leupold’s Wide Duplex® reticle, designed to help the shooter get on the target quickly and easily, is a new option for VX-II riflescopes. “The VX-II is one of our most popular riflescope lines but after careful deliberation, we decided to make a few changes for the better,” said Mike Slack, Leupold’s marketing communications manager. “These changes will ensure the VX-II continues to meet the demands of today’s serious hunters and shooters.
While talking about the improvements, it’s important to remember that the VX-II remains based on the same tried and true internal optical system, and offers classic Golden Ring durability, recoil resistance and absolute waterproof integrity.”
VX-II riflescopes have a one-inch maintube diameter and are offered in the following configurations: 1-4x20mm, 2-7x33mm, 3-9x40mm, 3-9x50mm, 4-12x40mm Adjustable Objective, 6-18x40mm Adjustable Objective and 6-18x40mm Adjustable Objective Target.
Each model is available with the new Wide Duplex reticle option. The 1-4x20mm and 2-7x33mm magnifications also come in a shotgun model with a Heavy Duplex reticle. Other reticle options, depending on model, include the Duplex, CPC, Fine Duplex, Post and Duplex, German #1, German #4, Leupold Dot and Target Dot.
Other key features: • Precise audible and tactile ¼-MOA “click” adjustments for windage and elevation.
• Generous, non-critical eye relief. •
Scope finish options include gloss black, matte black and silver, depending on model.
• Waterproof – each scope is filled with nitrogen and sealed with Leupold’s proven process to keep out moisture. - more - As with all Leupold Golden Ring® scopes, the VX-II models are made in the U.S.A.
Leupold Enhances VX®-II Riflescope Line and backed by Leupold’s Full Lifetime Guarantee. For more information, contact a local Leupold dealer or Leupold & Stevens, Inc., P.O. Box 688, Beaverton, OR 97075-0688; (503) 526-1400 – phone; (503) 526-1475 – fax. Or, go to www.leupold.com. To locate a Leupold dealer, call (800) 929-4949.
A family-owned company based in Beaverton, Ore., Leupold & Stevens, Inc. has manufactured precision optical products in the U.S.A. for nearly a century.
The Leupold line includes rifle, handgun and spotting scopes; binoculars; mounting systems; and optical tools and accessories. Leupold products are sold worldwide to hunters, wildlife observers, competitive shooters, law enforcement officers and special operations military personnel.
For more information, click here to visit the Products section of www.leupold.com. Leupold and Stevens, Inc. is a Charter Supporter of the Hunting and Shooting Sports Heritage Foundation. Leupold & Stevens, Inc., P.O. Box 688, Beaverton, OR 97075-0688, U.S.A. (503) 526-1400 Fax: (503) 526-1475 www.leupold.com
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