Hawke XB 30 Compact 1.5-6x36?

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Hawke XB 30 Compact 1.5-6x36?

Post by Big Woods » Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:50 am

Looking at buying this scope off of Amazon. Any thoughts on this one?

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Re: Hawke XB 30 Compact 1.5-6x36?

Post by Carnivorous » Mon Nov 26, 2018 11:54 am

I had one.

Reticle is effective
Not too heavy
Price is right

Glass is horrible
Distorted and not clear edge to edge
Reticle blurry and I couldn't make out the garage markers

If the glass was decent I would have kept it. Everyone's eye sight is different. Maybe the glass will ok for you.
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Re: Hawke XB 30 Compact 1.5-6x36?

Post by IronNoggin » Mon Nov 26, 2018 1:59 pm

Had one on my 380 since they first came out.
I find none of the issues Carnivore notes. As in ZERO.
Glass is clear edge to edge, and focus is great - not blurry whatsoever.
Very much like mine, and actually wish I had bought another...

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Re: Hawke XB 30 Compact 1.5-6x36?

Post by mchurch » Mon Nov 26, 2018 2:25 pm

We have one on my sons 308 short banshee. I really like it
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