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9/19/2017 7:27:10 PM
Posted: 12/15/2005 9:27:34 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/15/2005 9:27:34 PM EDT by Boom]
Does anybody know anything about swift scopes and if they are a good optic? email jon@mbo.net
Link Posted: 12/15/2005 11:24:35 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/15/2005 11:25:28 PM EDT by Bushwacker85]
They are great scopes. You don't hear much about them though. I have two, a basic 3-9x40 on my Mini-14 Ranch and then a 4.5-14x44 mil-dot on my 20" RRA upper. They are high quality, yet the price is right.

ETA Swift is better known for making lenses in microscopes, and does a pretty good job at that
Link Posted: 12/15/2005 11:29:57 PM EDT
My spotting scope is a Swift.

It isn't bad at 100 yards.
Beyond is a Royal Pain.
Link Posted: 12/16/2005 10:41:49 AM EDT
I like the optics of the Swift scopes. They have a flatter field than my Leupolds and a bit better resolution IMHO cost less. Mechanically, sometimes you get one with a lot of backlash in the screws, but that's true with a lot of brands with each scope actually hand built. The good news is they have an over the counter return policy, so you just get another.
Link Posted: 12/16/2005 8:47:31 PM EDT
I have a 4x-12x40mm Swift scope with an adjustable objective lense (to dial out paralex) on my CZ452 American 22 LR. Really nice scope, I would buy one again.


Luis Leon
Link Posted: 12/16/2005 11:30:09 PM EDT
Thanks for all of the information
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