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Posted: 5/30/2002 8:27:58 AM EST
Now that Tasco is out of the scope buisness where do you see their products going?

I have the same opinion as many, Smith and Wesson's "new" optics line will more than likely be the old Tasco line. What's your opinion?

Link Posted: 5/30/2002 8:54:11 AM EST
I've said before, I'm glad to see Tasco going away.  I'll miss their red dot sights and SS scopes, but the rest of their line was mostly crap.

S&W is trying to diversify into other paraphernalia to try to boost their sagging bottom line.  I guess they see Harley Davidson raking in more money from their branded merchandise than their motorcycles, and want to follow suit.

Unfortunately everything with the S&W name on it, aside from guns, is the worst kind of crap, and I won't even consider buying anything they're trying to push.  

Looks like another legendary American brand name is being turned into a crack whore.
Link Posted: 5/30/2002 8:55:49 AM EST
Being recently [i]retired[/i] I was unaware; do you have any links, related stories?
Link Posted: 5/30/2002 1:31:14 PM EST
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