Vortex Razor HD Gen II
Looking for a long range optic that has ultimate precision for your rifle? Vortex Razor HD Gen II is the rifle scope that will add to your existing rifle experience like no other. It is designed to dial in shots in environments that are extreme that you would not be able to touch before using this. With the 6x zoom range, the 34 mm single-piece aluminum aircraft-grade tubing and the L-Tec turret system this scope is in a league of its own. That is only a few of the many technical features that are engineered to give you one of the highest quality scopes available.
The Razor has a traditional design but the technically advanced features that any marksman would want in a scope. The illumination and magnification features increase your precision shot. The locking turrets let you dial it in and lock into place easily and quickly. Using this scope you get the most out of your rifle.
High Quality product
Precision and Accurate
Controls are easy to use and laid out well
Zeroing in takes a little to get used to
It has ArmorTek which is an ultra-hard coating that is scratch resistant acting like a protective armor for the exterior lenses. L-Tec Turrets are a great feature to prevent accidental adjustments. Reading the elevation and windage adjustments is quick and accurate with the turrets. It also has a Turret Zero Adjustment. This is useful for zeroing purposes as it provides an expanded adjustment range in case the L-Tec Zero Stop is ever disengaged. This system is a little different from other systems but once you do it, it is easy. It has less chance of messing it up and getting it right the first time.
Using an apochromatic objective lens system it will correct color across the entire visual field. It optimizes the brightness and sharpness of the image. The HD lens have XRPlus coating that has the highest level of light transmission with anti-reflective coating for maximum brightness on all air-to-glass surfaces.
First focal plan gives accurate holdover and ranging to all magnifications. Argon gas is used to prevent internal fogging in all temperatures giving you a clear and consistent view on your target. The side focus adjustment allows for easy access from the shooting position.
The reticle which is a pattern of fine lines built into the eyepiece of the scope provides measurements for the most optimum target or aiming experience. The turrets are used to change the impact by using the cross hairs to raise, lower or move sideways to get optimal aim.
The illumination feature could be considered daylight bright and is easy to use. It has 11 settings which can accommodate almost anything you would want to use it for. Simply pull out the knob and turn to use. No extra switches or tools needed which is nice when out on a hunt or in cover.
Using the Vortex will give you the confidence to take the shot and know you are spot on that you may not have had with other lower brand scopes. You can be far away from your target but feel like you are meters away. It is easy and extremely accurate which makes it an all round enjoyable shooting experience.
The Christmas tree style reticle gives a more accurate aim. Once you are zeroed in and do some target tracking, it is easy to make the adjustments needed. It gives a quick view to do an accurate adjustment by 1 ml. The scope offers a total of 33 MRAD elevation and total 14 MRAD windage adjustments. You get more precision with this style reticle than any other.
Then Vortex applies ArmorTek to all the exterior lenses which is an ultra scratch-resistant coating to protect against oil and dirt that can damage a lens.
All that material and protection was just for the lenses, now lets get into the rugged exterior. This scope not just looks tough but is tough. It was created from a solid block of aircraft-grade aluminum. This simply adds pure strength. It adds to the waterproof effectiveness as well. It has O-ring seals that will prevent dust, debris and moisture from getting into the rifle scope. The hard-coat anodization provides a matte finish to stay camouflaged.
This scope can withstand repetitive use and recoil without being effected. The locking features of the turret to the durable mounting rings that are torqued into place, giving this a secure fit for the longevity of your firearm. All the components are easy to clean and maintain. It is recommended to only use the lens cloth that come with scope. It is designed to remove debris that may be on your scope without scratching the lens. The scope itself can be wiped down for dust or dirt from a day at the range before storing.
Slightly tighten the screws, your scope should still rotate and slide in the rings. Set the eye relief to where you can get the widest view you possibly can. Next use a bubble level to make sure it is rifle is level with the length first. Next will be level the scope to the rifle. Place the level on top of the turret and a second bubble level that sits on the rail. The two levels need to be identically level so adjust accordingly. Once they are lined up fasten the screws the rest of the way. A recommendation is to not tighten beyond the maximum torque for your specific rings.
The body design of the Vortx Razor HD Gen II is to create a scope that performs to its highest optic available level while being durable. The technology of the internal parts are protected by this engineered material to withstand not only the weather elements but the dirt and debris that can easily change or damage your scope. This body keeps the scope functioning for years of use without scratching the lenses or the outer shell.
34 mm Aircraft-grade aluminum tubing
First Focal Plane Retide
XRPlus and ArmorTekcoated lenses
Fogproof and Water Resistant
From the single tubing to the crystal clear lenses and the L-tec turrets the quality is seen and shown in your shooting results. Quick adjustments, reliable accuracy and durability this will be a scope that you will take out of the box and continue to be your go to scope. Once you use it you, will tell all your friends about it and probably make they try yours.