New from Shepherd Scopes
02 Aug 2016
New from Shepherd Scopes
A new entry into the high quality optics market emerges with Salvo Technologies buying Shepherd Scopes. Shepherd Scopes has been making high end dual reticle scopes for 30 years but now acquired by Salvo technologies, a prime contractor for the US military a new age of scopes is coming into the market. Shepherd Scopes, under the Salvo Technologies corporation, is releasing a new array of high end scopes and accepting all challengers with regards to quality.
The new Dual reticle scopes feature independently moving first and second plane reticles built in. This allows for the shooter to use a simple crosshair for close quarters and then a long range reticle for real drop compensation shooting out to 1000 yards. They now provide an expanded offering of drop compensating reticles allowing users to focus on windage and leave elevation up to the scope. The new specialty scopes are designed for each weapon platform and built to order, for under $900.00. With the highest quality US glass and precision metal components the next generation of Dual reticle scopes is here.
This all-purpose sight is like no other rifle scope on the planet. It is far and away the best moving target acquisition rifle scope system available today allowing any shooter to actively acquire and hit a target faster than any traditional scope today. The Shepherd’s patented reticle range finding system designed specifically for modern rifle platforms. It also features Shepherd's One Shot Zero Feature allowing the user to dial in the gun in a single shot. This Shepherd rifle scope gives shooters the fastest, one step, target range estimator and ballistic drop calculator in the world. This unique rifle scope allows even an inexperienced shooter the ability to just “Fit and Fire” out to 1000 yards. The rifle scope features Shepherd’s PVD multi-layer coated HD optics which deliver a crystal clear image through the entire field of view. The model 618-V series dual reticle scope has 18” range-finding circles for use on large targets including deer and military silhouettes.
Shepherd Scopes is also moving into the FFP tactical scope category with the all New Phantom Series lighted 1-6x24 scopes.
Shepherd’s new Phantom 1-6X24 T1 tactical scope was designed to be fast and versatile. The illuminated first focal plane reticle gives you the speed of a halo sight at “True” 1X and Shepherd’s one-step range finding and bullet drop compensation pattern out to 6X. The circles are sized for 18” targets which is perfect for military targeting. This Shepherd rifle scope is a perfect addition to tactical gear for law enforcement and security forces but also is an efficient hunting weapon as well. This scope gives you true both-eyes-open shooting ability for Close Quarter Battle with the flexibility to identify and engage mid-range targets. Our PVD multi-layer coated HD optics deliver a crystal clear image through the entire field of view. Phantom series scopes have a 30mm tube and covered pop-up turrets with the ability to set your zero. This combination of features provides the fastest moving target acquisition available in a variable power platform; letting shooters just “Fit and Fire”. This is definitely a must have hunting or tactical accessory for anyone using high powered flat shooting rifles. This rifle scope is extremely accurate at all distances out to 1000 yards.
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