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Old 08-19-2018, 8:13 AM
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Hi gang, I'm in the market for a good/reliable beginner red dot for my 10/22 takedown. I saw these from TruGlo:

http://www.truglo.com/optics-red-dot...69FA2CBEB51CA6

http://www.truglo.com/optics-red-dot...69FA2CBEB51CA6

They seem to be low-profile and good on the budget; however when I saw these are Turner's, their packaging looks real cheap which made me wonder if I'm better off buying a more expensive red dot.

For my hunting purposes, I can't seem to find a 2x or even 3x magnification red dot. Not sure if the truglo red dots above are magnified, but I figure I'd check with the gang before making any of the purchases.
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Old 08-19-2018, 8:58 AM
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Red dots are not typically magnified. Either get a red dot and a 3x magnifier or get a 3x, 4x 5x prism scope with an illuminated reticle.
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Old 08-19-2018, 7:59 PM
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In the $180-$200 range, you would be better served with Vortex, Sig Romeo, or Holosun.

For a budget option, Bushnell TRS-25 or Primary Arms microdot both have better reputations.
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