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Nightforce Velocity Reticle Offers Precision and Accuracy

Are you looking for precision and accuracy for your long range shooting? The Nightforce Velocity Reticle is perfect for this purpose. so what is a Velocity reticle? This is a kind of reticle that is found in 2 models of NXS rifle scopes series. One of the models is Nightforce NXS 5.5-22×56 Zero Stop HVM.5 Riflescope.  Many consider this cope as the final word for long range shooting. The bigger objective lens (56mm) offers better clarity as far as the images are concerned. It is a advanced field tactical scope  that is packed with a wide magnification factor that allows precision accuracy at the longest ranges yet is highly effective for shots at close ranges.

Rugged in looks and armed with the Velocity 1000 Reticle, this rifle scope is quite popular with serious shooters. It is marked in 100 yard increments, with 25 yard sub-indicators beyond 400 yards.  On of the outstanding features of this Velocity reticle scope is its Zerostop technology.

Nightforce NXS 55 22x56 Zero Stop

The following are the features of  Nightforce NXS 5.5-22×56 Zero Stop HVM.5 Riflescope:

  • Scope Weight: 32oz
  • Scope Length: 15.2″
  • Magnification Range: 5.5x to 22x
  • Scope Objective Diameter: 56 mm
  • Scope Tube Size / Mount: 30 mm”
  • Scope Turret Adjustment: .25 moa / 100 moa elevation travel
  • Reticle Position: second focal plane
  • Field of View: 17.5 – 4.7′
  • Eye Relief: 3.9″
  • Illuminated Reticle: Yes (Nightforce HVM.5)
  • Color: matte black

Nightforce NP Rf1 ReticleThe big question is why the Velocity 1000 reticles are so popular? If you are a long range shooter, you will know what Nightforce is offering. Through this rifle scope you can take acquire a target that is 1000 yards away. Yet there will be no distortion around the edges and the image you get is razor sharp in resolution. These perfections set the Nightforce Velocity Reticles apart from the rest of the long range rifle scopes.

Unlike other manufacturers, Nightforce does not believe that only one or two ballistic reticles will meet the needs of all cartridges. Nightforce has instead created a vast range of extremely accurate and dedicated reticles designed to meet specific ballistic requirements for virtually all modern rifle cartridges.

These reticles were created for applications where maximum speed and accuracy is critical. The Nightforce Velocity series, in general, are up to twice as fast as traditional designs, since there is no need for drop charts, elevation adjustments, complicated calculations or guessing at holdover. Nightforce Velocity Reticles are clean and uncluttered, providing the ultimate in speed and accuracy. All Nightforce scopes come standard with illuminated reticles.

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About Mark Griffin

Hi, This is Mark Griffin, a professional camp instructor, a passionate hunter and wildlife enthusiast. I like to travel & participate in hunting events across the country and abroad. I have been reloading, shooting and hunting for over 15 years now. Beside, a professional Camp Instructor, I am an avid blogger and freelance writer. Plenty of my blogs/articles have been featured on popular hunting forums and web magazines. When not hunting, photographing, writing, or spending time with my 'kiddos', I usually try to master wildlife painting!
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