What does 20-60×60 mean on a spotting scope?

The first set of numbers refers to its magnification (or zoom). For example 20-60x means 20x to 60x variable zoom. The second number refers to the diameter of its objective lens. A spotting scope will usually have a 60mm to 100mm lens.

Where are Redfield spotting scopes made?

Leupold has restored the Redfield name to its proper place as a made in America riflescope brand. The new Redfield Revolution scopes are not inferior goods imported from Red China or anywhere else; they are produced entirely in Beaverton (a suburb of Portland), Oregon USA.”

How far can you see with a 20 60x spotting scope?

A spotting scope of such magnitude is the $90 Emarth 20-60X60. Its optical strengths actually lie in the 20-40X range, but to get you to 100 yards, it’s perfect.

What magnification do I need for 200 yards?

For scopes with a range of 200 yards, you should choose a magnification range within 3x to 7x for fixed magnification types. For variable magnification types, the highest level should only be 9x. Getting anything higher than that will do more harm than good.

Where are Gosky made?

Gosky is a US company that has been operating in the optics market since 2004 and has gained much praise for its products in recent years. Now, let’s be clear here, they’re a company registered in the US, but from what I gather, they manufacture their products in China.

What is the difference between a spotting scope and a telescope?

Spotting scopes offer unmatched versatility and durability for primarily terrestrial viewing (think birding) and some astronomical viewing. Telescopes give you a superior view of the heavens, but are less portable, less durable, and slightly more difficult to use than a spotting scope.

Is Redfield discontinued?

Redfield filed for bankruptcy, sold off all the company assets, and officially ceased operations in the summer of 1998.

What is the magnification of the Redfield spotting scope?

When you need more magnification on the field, this Redfield Spotting Scope is up to the challenge. An inclusive magnification scope kit that is portable and practical, this hunting accessory offers 20-60 x 60 magnification for high quality resolution of distant targets.

What is the Redfield rampage 20 60 spotting scope?

The Redfield Rampage 20-60x60mm Spotting Scope Kit offers an unmatched array of optical, mechanical and functional features that are commonly seen in more expensive Spotting Scopes. These Redfield Rampage Spotting Scopes are nitrogen filled to make them waterproof, fog proof and shock proof.

Is this spotting scope any good?

This spotting scope seems to be well made. I have not had a chance to compare it with very high end scopes but it far exceeds the cheap spotting scopes in clarity and overall solid construction. Focus and clarity at long distances is actually better than i expected for the price.

What is the Rampage 20-60×60 scope?

The Rampage 20-60×60 Spotting Scope Kit from Redfield is an all-in-one glassing setup that comes with a compact tripod, carrying case with strap, and view-through case that has fold-down objective and eyepiece access that allows the observer to use their scope without removing the case.