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What is a good muzzleloader?

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Asked by: Brian Vigen

Comparison of the Best Muzzleloaders

Name Rating Price
CVA Paramount Muzzleloader (4.7/5.0) $949
Remington Model 700 Ultimate Muzzleloader (4.6/5.0) $999
Traditions Buckstalker Muzzleloader with 3-9×40 Scope (4.5/5.0) $489
CVA Wolf Muzzleloader (4.4/5.0) $283

What kind of scope do you use for a muzzleloader?

6 Best Muzzleloader Scopes – Advanced Optics for Primitive Rifles

Name Material Magnification
Vortex Optics Diamondback Aircraft Grade Aluminum 4-12x
Bushnell Banner Dusk & Dawn Series Anodized aluminum 3-9x
Nikon PROSTAFF P5 Aircraft-grade Aluminum Alloy 3 – 12 x
Leupold VX-Freedom 6061-T6 Aluminum 1.5 – 4 x

Do muzzleloaders need a special scope?

If you’re shooting with a muzzleloader you need a scope that can stand up to the recoil. If you have a rifle scope that is rated to a larger caliber, then it may stand up to a muzzleloader just fine, but you’ll want to research the exact scope you have in mind to make sure it will be as tough as you need it to be.

Will a vortex Crossfire work on a muzzleloader?

Vortex builds such a wide variety of scopes that you can find one to fit almost any application. Vortex Optics Crossfire II 3-9x40mm scope is an almost perfect fit for any muzzleloading rifle application.

Does Burris make a muzzleloader scope?

Burris Rifle & Muzzleloader Scopes are some of the best scopes on the market today. Whatever your need Burris makes a rifle scope for your application!

Will a Bushnell banner to work on a muzzleloader?

Get an edge in low-light hunting conditions with your slug gun or muzzleloader with a Bushnell® Banner® Dusk & Dawn® Shotgun/Muzzleloader Scope.

Who makes the best muzzleloader?

Comparison of the Best Muzzleloaders

Name Rating Price
Remington Model 700 Ultimate Muzzleloader (4.6/5.0) $999
Traditions Buckstalker Muzzleloader with 3-9×40 Scope (4.5/5.0) $489
CVA Wolf Muzzleloader (4.4/5.0) $283
CVA ACCURA V2 .50 CAL BlackPowder Muzzleoader (4.3/5.0) $379

Where are Burris scopes made?


All of Steiner’s Tactical, Police and Hunting series riflescopes are made in Greeley, including the P4Xi, which was named the National Rifle Association’s Shooting Illustrated Optic of the Year for 2018. The Greeley plant also produces Burris’ high-end scopes.

Where are Accura scopes made?

It originally formed a line of exclusive Camera lenses and binoculars that were made in Japan. Accura was created by the Australian company C.R. Kennedy to be a direct to market line of optics representing great quality at great prices.

Tube Size 30mm
Weight 867g

What is Ballistic Plex E1 reticle?

The Ballistic Plex E1 reticle addresses the biggest challenges in long-distance shooting: determining holdover at distance and hold-off for wind drift. Hash marks on lower vertical crosshair are calibrated for dead-on aiming from 100 to 500 yds.

What is a plex reticle?

What is a Plex Reticle? The Plex reticle is a Burris design on the lower vertical crosshair that compensates for bullet drop. The Plex reticle is set to provide dead on aiming from 100 yards to 500 yards for many of the most common hunting cartridges.