Green dot duplex 3-9x40 scope with butler creek caps. I have both as well as the VX-6. Even starlight will get you a dimly lit reticle w/ the accupoint system. While tritium will fade and go out over time, its typically not immediate....even then, you still have fiber optic. ... Today I compare two very well rated scopes for low light hunting. (Between a VX-3 and Accupoint the Accupoint wins) I would rate them equal in terms of glass quality and a well executed lit reticle. The main difference between the Accupoint & Accupower is the reticles offered and the type of illumination of the reticle in low light or night time conditions. In virtually all legal daylight hunting, Trijicon scopes will hang in well past the end. Seemed a lot easier to change a battery every hunting season than to unmount a scope and send it off to be serviced, then remount it and sight it in again if/when the tritium failed. I had this on my spike camp rifle. My original team status was funded by Olyarms based on an informal poll of ARFCOM regarding candidates for a donated membership. I think the 1-4x would be a great optic for hunting out to 200 yds as there is very little issue with trajectory and it would come on target very fast. For example look at the TR21>TR24>TR26, each are comparable models a few years of development apart. W. WTM45 OP. Introducing three new hunting riflescope lines: Huron®, Credo® HX and Tenmile® HX. Which model is right for you , depends heavily on your own wants, needs, and hunting style. The 3-9x40 accupoint would have been a great hunting rifle bolt gun scope, though. I have spent the last few months testing these scopes and comparing against each other in low to no light. Not so on my accupoints, and the tritium can be too bright in some low light hunting use. AR15.Com reserves the right to overwrite or replace any affiliate, commercial, or monetizable links, posted by users, with our own. I bought the accupower. The 3-9x40 accupoint would have been a great hunting rifle bolt gun scope, though. Gents, I'm in the market for a new scope for my hunting rifle (Rem 700 .243). I’ve figured out 99% of the rifle type for my kids for next fall, now it’s time for a sight … Hunting Forums; Guns and Ammo; Tijicon Accupoint vs Accupower; If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. I've been impressed with the 1-4x Accupower. One other thing about the 2.5-10x56 is that even … (Between a VX-3 and Accupoint the Accupoint wins) I would rate them equal in terms of glass quality and a well executed lit reticle. All Rights Reserved. My dealer told me the glass was the same and the tritium in the accupoint would eventually fade and stop working in 10-15 years. Trijicon Accupower 4-16x50 to be specific. better glass better coatings especially if your hunting. Just my thoughts. It's going to cost me $450 but I will get an illuminated MOA vs. non-illum duplex reticle which I'm treating as roughly cost-neutral in a bang-for-buck world. You can also choose from our legendary Trijicon AccuPoint … The main difference between the Accupoint & Accupower is the reticles offered and the type of illumination of the reticle in low light or night time conditions. Copyright © 1996-2020 AR15.COM LLC. Copyright © 2000-2020 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Unsure on exact battery life but I have a large stash of batteries for other scopes and replace them every 6 months or so. Lost Woods. Optically they are the same. They have a ton of awesome scopes, each with a different set of intended purposes. The Accupoint model uses tritium for illumination of the fiber optic reticle. Trijicon, makers of the legendary ACOG battle scope, among others, introduced a very successful AccuPoint hunting riflescope line back in 1998.In 2015 the company showcased the AccuPower LED riflescope line. Both the AccuPoint and AccuPower offer a wide range of magnification ranges and objective lens diameters. Feb 28, 2019 #1 T. Tgunz64 Well-Known Member. The hard anodize… Joined: Jan 13, 2014 Messages: 1,118. The Accupower has been discontinued but I’ve seen them for $869. I still prefer the Accupower though. Very light ring marks and small spot on adjustment … Trijicon accupoint vs AccuPower for a kids hunting rifle. Trijicon accupower or accupoint? The Accupower also runs several hundred dollars less in price. Seemed a lot easier to change a battery every hunting season than to unmount a scope and send it off to be serviced, then remount it and sight it in again if/when the tritium failed. It's been … The Point is lighter, the power is cheaper. Same could be said for electronics and batteries dying at the worst time. Lowlight Hunting Scope Shootout: Trijicon Accupoint TR22 2.5-10×56 vs Meopta MeoStar 3-12×56 RD. I have both as well as the VX-6. It features battery-free reticle illumination, and … Thank you very much Olyarms and those who voted for me. Question about the Tr22g accupoint 2.5-10x56. seeing that reticle shift with ambient light and never blowing out your night eyesight is amazing. I would put the glass in the VX-6 a tiny step about ove the Accupoint. Trijicon Accupoint 3-9x40 vs Leupold VX-R 3-9x40 #12429604 11/29/17: Joined: Dec 2005. While this is great, it also means you have to know what you want when buying a Trijicon Rifle Scope.. Two of their best scope lines are the ACOG and Accupoint… On 1x the accupoint image seemed clearer and "brighter" to me, though I shoot both eyes open on 1x so YMMV. The new Credo offers green and red but it’s $1299. I think the 1-4x would be a great optic for hunting out to 200 yds as there is very little issue with trajectory and it would come on target very fast. I'm looking for another Post recticle rifle to go on my coyote rifle and recently looked at Trijicon because I've heard several saying they were great … AccuPoint is a series of variable powered scopes, meant primarily for hunting and … I prefer the battery free accupoint for overall use. The Trijicon 1-8×28 AccuPower® is one of the most versatile riflescopes on the market and is designed for competitive, tactical, and sporting applications. I’ve backed away from it a little. Both AccuPoint and AccuPower scopes offer a wide selection of reticle choices from a standard duplex with an amber dot to MOA-Dot, MIL-Dot, Circle-Crosshair, and German #4 configurations. The Trijicon AccuPoint ® 2.5-12.5x42 offers extreme versatility with a wide magnification range and compact design. I think it's more that the accupower/Accupoint lines have evolved through time. The AccuPower’s field of view is also marginally wider than what you’ll see through most other brands, including the AccuPoint… A better comparison would be the VX-R vs an Accupoint. The older ones were fine, but each model has gotten nicer than the last overall, albeit often at a weight increase. Other than the 3-gun people, I did't find the TR24 AccuPoint 1-4x24mm any good and it was very expensive for a SFP 1-4x. 5 years later he still talks about how great that optic is for hunting. Question about the Tr22g accupoint 2.5-10x56. The Accupower also runs several hundred dollars less in price. [Last Edit: 6/25/2017 4:49:38 AM EST by roamin], [Last Edit: 6/26/2017 8:09:17 PM EST by TNgan], [Last Edit: 6/27/2017 3:40:16 PM EST by mr_h], [ARCHIVED THREAD] - Specifically Trijicon Accupoint and Accupower. Does anyone know if the new Credo is worth $430 more than the Accupower? In fact I bought a second one, both 1-4's. i had one of the 2.5-10x and gave it to my dad who was having a difficult time with his 3-9x leupold. I just prefer to have control over brightness. 1-8. But what do you guys think about the Trijicons for low light? You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. A better comparison would be the VX-R vs an Accupoint. The Accupoint … Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3. The 1-8 accupower that weighs twice as much has better glass though. Lowlight Hunting Scope Shootout: Trijicon Accupoint TR22 2.5-10×56 vs Meopta MeoStar 3-12×56 RD. For today at least, you can use discount code 12RFSC19 for 12% off and get an Accupower model 1900008 for $431.19 at Optics Planet. I have owned Viper HS in 44mm objective and sold it as I wanted brightness of 50mm. All coming in under 27 oz. The Tritium / fiber optic Accupoint has been around for a long time, and the battery-LED Accupower is much newer, so of course you won't see many in use yet. Seemed a lot easier to change a battery every hunting … Tritium / fiber optic technology … The Trijicon Huron ® is specifically designed for whitetail deer hunters. Joined Aug 13, 2017 Messages 164. hey I already have a thread on SHV or VX5HD for low light. FWIW, I found the glass quality noticeably better in the TR25 1-6x AccuPoint vs the TR24 1-4x AccuPoint. Trijicon Accupoint TR25 1x6: https://amzn.to/2ogRHGa Trijicon Acog TA31 x4: brownells.dts2xn.net/Z1Zyz I went the accupower route. I would put the glass in the VX-6 a tiny step about ove the Accupoint. With the accupower....youre either illuminated or not. From hunters and military members, to competition shooters and general firearm enthusiasts, we welcome anyone who values and respects the way of the firearm. Trijicon Accupower 4-16x50 to be specific. If Doug sold Trijicon I'd go to him. I really like that Trijicon also stayed the course they created with the Accupower line by … I am now researching Trijicon Accupower 1-8 vs new Trijicon Credo. Tritium is only needed for total darkeness. I've the Trijicon on my go to hunting rifle, a 77 mk2 AW in 308. It's lighter than the accupower. I'm looking for another Post recticle rifle to go on my coyote rifle and recently looked at Trijicon because I've heard several saying they were great scopes for the price (which I have not found in stock at less than $800) but there were two turn offs. The 42mm objective gives you less weight and a lower mounting profile with the … I am running the 2.5-10x56 Accupoint in mil dot /amber dot on my 280 Ackley It is a fantastic hunting scope I run a 250 zero and have a drop chart taped to the stock Works great for fast action hunting … After running your carbine all day at 1x you hit that stage where you have stop, … The Trijicon is made using all the best materials that Trijicon provides in all their models, and this is no exception to that rule of production. The primary difference between the two scopes is the source of light. We found the AccuPower to compare favorably, with quite similar optical performance, to the AccuPoint 5-20X 50 mm. ... Today I compare two very well rated scopes for low light hunting. trijicon hands down. Thread starter Tgunz64; Start date Feb 28, 2019; Help Support Long Range Hunting : Join the LRH Team or . At 4x the accupower 1-8 seemed to gather light a little better, though not by as much as I thought it would. The Tritium / fiber optic Accupoint has been around for a long time, and the battery-LED Accupower is much newer, so of course you won't see many in use yet. Discussion in 'Long Gun Accessories and Optics' started by z7, Nov 17, 2019. z7 Member. It's lighter than the accupower. One other thing about the 2.5-10x56 is that even at 10x it will have a 5.6mm exit eye pupil and be very bright under low light / night conditions. The 1-8 accupower that weighs twice as much has better glass though. My dealer told me the glass was the same and the tritium in the accupoint would eventually fade and stop working in 10-15 years. I also have a TA33 and although they're very different I think they're similar,  very high quality. It really depends on your reticle tastes. Assuming similar magnification and objective size, which of these would you prefer, and why? This Trijicon AccuPoint review will examine the series of magnifying optics, introduced in 1998. The Trijicon AccuPower for sale at Omaha Outdoors takes the quality and optical clarity Trijicon is known for and puts it in a more traditional hunting and tactical type magnified riflescope, but one with unique … Plus, enhancements to the AccuPoint® riflescope line. Both the AccuPoint and AccuPower … Trijicon is one of the more popular brands of high tech weapon sights in the world. I'm really liking the 4-24x50 and the 5-25x50 Tenmile options for a hunting rifle. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. However, the plus to the accupower is that the reticle illum can be turned completely off when needed. The 1-8 gets stellar reviews and could be seen as a further progression as one step past the TR26, but I didn't directly put it in there as it's from the accupower line. The Trijicon AccuPoint 1-6x 24mm is going to be the scope that gives you that little extra magnification when you need it. My dealer told me the glass was the same and the tritium in the accupoint would eventually fade and stop working in 10-15 years. This Trijicon AccuPoint review will examine the series of magnifying optics, introduced in 1998. I have spent the last … Accupower for the BDC segmented circle reticle is what I chose. Overall the accupower … AccuPoint is a series of variable powered scopes, meant primarily for hunting and sport/competition shooting. Sold it and building a new lightweight spike rifle. Any use of this content without express written consent is prohibited. I've got it narrowed down to two specific scopes, the Nightforce SHV 4-14x56mm and the Trijicon Accupoint … Posts: 2,586. AR15.COM is the world’s largest firearm community and is a gathering place for firearm enthusiasts of all types. It's going to cost me $450 but I will get an illuminated MOA vs. non-illum duplex reticle which I'm treating as roughly cost-neutral in a bang-for … Subscribe to our monthly Newsletter to receive firearm news, product discounts from your favorite Industry Partners, and more. I bought the accupower. Each one offers more zoom ratio, less fish eye, better/more consistent eye relief, and more FOV. The big boys on my property love to wait until the sun drops behind the tree line before they start moving, so I want a scope that's great in low-light conditions. I have had both. The new battery powered 1-8x28mm is much better, at least everyone that had a chance to check it out at Cola Warrior West III were impress by it. I have a 3-9 Accupoint and it's awesome.   I think the Accupoints are an often overlooked gem in their lineup. I bought the accupower. WHITETAIL DEER HUNTING You’ve come to the right place for dawn-to-dusk hunting riflescope options. 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