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Old 04-24-2018, 11:10 AM   #1
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Hello, all!

I , lucky me, have won a Kimber 84m 308 on a NRA youth sports raffle! I am a hunter mostly as far as shooting. Very excited! It has the stainless barrel with flat dark earth synthetic stock. Am wondering what glass you all think would be good, I hunt primarily whitetail at 250 yards or less, and would you go matte black or satin stainless as far as finish. Thanks y’all!
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Old 04-24-2018, 11:18 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum from Ohio and congratulations on your new Kimber!
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Old 04-24-2018, 11:24 AM   #3
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Wow, congratulations on your new Kimber and welcome to the forum. Sorry I can't help you out with your questions, I'm sure someone will get to you though.
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Welcome to the forum from northern Illinois Ladymulerider and congratulations on winning the rifle. I've always favored Leupold products, they can be had at a reasonable price and come with a lifetime warranty. The trend today is toward high power scopes which I feel are useless in the field. I like a simple 2-7 or 3-9 power and hunt with it set on 4 power. I've never favored anything shinny for hunting so I'd go with black/blue finish on the scope.
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Yes I have a leupold VX2 2-7x33 on a Weatherby youth that is very useful in a matte black. Not heavy and great all around.
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Welcome from a Middle Tennessean.....just got pistols.
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