trijicon hands down. Trijicon accupower or accupoint? Copyright © 1996-2020 AR15.COM LLC. I would put the glass in the VX-6 a tiny step about ove the Accupoint. The primary difference between the two scopes is the source of light. AR15.COM is the world’s largest firearm community and is a gathering place for firearm enthusiasts of all types. With the accupower....youre either illuminated or not. 1-8. 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. Same could be said for electronics and batteries dying at the worst time. 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. Trijicon is one of the more popular brands of high tech weapon sights in the world. This Trijicon AccuPoint review will examine the series of magnifying optics, introduced in 1998. I have spent the last few months testing these scopes and comparing against each other in low to no light. All Rights Reserved. It features battery-free reticle illumination, and … 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. 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. Which model is right for you , depends heavily on your own wants, needs, and hunting style. 5 years later he still talks about how great that optic is for hunting. 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 … 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. The hard anodize… Trijicon Accupower 4-16x50 to be specific. W. WTM45 OP. Lowlight Hunting Scope Shootout: Trijicon Accupoint TR22 2.5-10×56 vs Meopta MeoStar 3-12×56 RD. I had this on my spike camp rifle. I have owned Viper HS in 44mm objective and sold it as I wanted brightness of 50mm. Lowlight Hunting Scope Shootout: Trijicon Accupoint TR22 2.5-10×56 vs Meopta MeoStar 3-12×56 RD. Green dot duplex 3-9x40 scope with butler creek caps. I am now researching Trijicon Accupower 1-8 vs new Trijicon Credo. Optically they are the same. Thank you very much Olyarms and those who voted for me. 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. It's lighter than the accupower. 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 prefer the battery free accupoint for overall use. I went the accupower route. The 1-8 accupower that weighs twice as much has better glass though. Assuming similar magnification and objective size, which of these would you prefer, and why? Any use of this content without express written consent is prohibited. All coming in under 27 oz. Tritium is only needed for total darkeness. Trijicon Accupoint TR25 1x6: https://amzn.to/2ogRHGa Trijicon Acog TA31 x4: brownells.dts2xn.net/Z1Zyz I would put the glass in the VX-6 a tiny step about ove the Accupoint. 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. Sold it and building a new lightweight spike rifle. I have both as well as the VX-6. The Point is lighter, the power is cheaper. A better comparison would be the VX-R vs an Accupoint. I think it's more that the accupower/Accupoint lines have evolved through time. AR15.Com reserves the right to overwrite or replace any affiliate, commercial, or monetizable links, posted by users, with our own. 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. Unsure on exact battery life but I have a large stash of batteries for other scopes and replace them every 6 months or so. 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. I bought the accupower. For example look at the TR21>TR24>TR26, each are comparable models a few years of development apart. AccuPoint is a series of variable powered scopes, meant primarily for hunting and … It's been … Discussion in 'Long Gun Accessories and Optics' started by z7, Nov 17, 2019. z7 Member. I also have a TA33 and although they're very different I think they're similar,  very high quality. WHITETAIL DEER HUNTING You’ve come to the right place for dawn-to-dusk hunting riflescope options. I've got it narrowed down to two specific scopes, the Nightforce SHV 4-14x56mm and the Trijicon Accupoint … I've been impressed with the 1-4x Accupower. This Trijicon AccuPoint review will examine the series of magnifying optics, introduced in 1998. Copyright © 2000-2020 24hourcampfire.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. … 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. They have a ton of awesome scopes, each with a different set of intended purposes. The 3-9x40 accupoint would have been a great hunting rifle bolt gun scope, though. I really like that Trijicon also stayed the course they created with the Accupower line by … We found the AccuPower to compare favorably, with quite similar optical performance, to the AccuPoint 5-20X 50 mm. Not so on my accupoints, and the tritium can be too bright in some low light hunting use. (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. I have spent the last … I bought the accupower. If Doug sold Trijicon I'd go to him. Trijicon Accupoint 3-9x40 vs Leupold VX-R 3-9x40 #12429604 11/29/17: Joined: Dec 2005. I have a 3-9 Accupoint and it's awesome.   I think the Accupoints are an often overlooked gem in their lineup. In virtually all legal daylight hunting, Trijicon scopes will hang in well past the end. 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. [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. The Accupoint … better glass better coatings especially if your hunting. The new Credo offers green and red but it’s $1299. 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. A better comparison would be the VX-R vs an Accupoint. Seemed a lot easier to change a battery every hunting … I bought the accupower. 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’ve backed away from it a little. Posts: 2,586. While tritium will fade and go out over time, its typically not immediate....even then, you still have fiber optic. The 3-9x40 accupoint would have been a great hunting rifle bolt gun scope, though. The Accupower also runs several hundred dollars less in price. The Trijicon AccuPoint ® 2.5-12.5x42 offers extreme versatility with a wide magnification range and compact design. You can also choose from our legendary Trijicon AccuPoint … It really depends on your reticle tastes. The older ones were fine, but each model has gotten nicer than the last overall, albeit often at a weight increase. However, the plus to the accupower is that the reticle illum can be turned completely off when needed. The Trijicon AccuPoint 1-6x 24mm is going to be the scope that gives you that little extra magnification when you need it. On 1x the accupoint image seemed clearer and "brighter" to me, though I shoot both eyes open on 1x so YMMV. After running your carbine all day at 1x you hit that stage where you have stop, … Even starlight will get you a dimly lit reticle w/ the accupoint system. ... Today I compare two very well rated scopes for low light hunting. The Accupower has been discontinued but I’ve seen them for $869. Joined: Jan 13, 2014 Messages: 1,118. But what do you guys think about the Trijicons for low light? Both the AccuPoint and AccuPower … Tritium / fiber optic technology … 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 … The 1-8 accupower that weighs twice as much has better glass though. I'm really liking the 4-24x50 and the 5-25x50 Tenmile options for a hunting rifle. Just my thoughts. I have had both. Does anyone know if the new Credo is worth $430 more than the Accupower? Joined Aug 13, 2017 Messages 164. hey I already have a thread on SHV or VX5HD for low light. Gents, I'm in the market for a new scope for my hunting rifle (Rem 700 .243). 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. FWIW, I found the glass quality noticeably better in the TR25 1-6x AccuPoint vs the TR24 1-4x AccuPoint. The 42mm objective gives you less weight and a lower mounting profile with the … I have both as well as the VX-6. 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. Each one offers more zoom ratio, less fish eye, better/more consistent eye relief, and more FOV. 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 … Trijicon Accupower 4-16x50 to be specific. 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. ... Today I compare two very well rated scopes for low light hunting. The AccuPower’s field of view is also marginally wider than what you’ll see through most other brands, including the AccuPoint… The Trijicon Huron ® is specifically designed for whitetail deer hunters. I just prefer to have control over brightness. (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 Accupower also runs several hundred dollars less in price. 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 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 … Accupower for the BDC segmented circle reticle is what I chose. Feb 28, 2019 #1 T. Tgunz64 Well-Known Member. Question about the Tr22g accupoint 2.5-10x56. One other thing about the 2.5-10x56 is that even … 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. 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… The Accupoint model uses tritium for illumination of the fiber optic reticle. 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. Thread starter Tgunz64; Start date Feb 28, 2019; Help Support Long Range Hunting : Join the LRH Team or . Trijicon accupoint vs AccuPower for a kids hunting rifle. Very light ring marks and small spot on adjustment … Both the AccuPoint and AccuPower offer a wide range of magnification ranges and objective lens diameters. It's lighter than the accupower. 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. AccuPoint is a series of variable powered scopes, meant primarily for hunting and sport/competition shooting. Subscribe to our monthly Newsletter to receive firearm news, product discounts from your favorite Industry Partners, and more. seeing that reticle shift with ambient light and never blowing out your night eyesight is amazing. 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. I’ve figured out 99% of the rifle type for my kids for next fall, now it’s time for a sight Question about the Tr22g accupoint 2.5-10x56. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. I still prefer the Accupower though. 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. Overall the accupower … 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. Plus, enhancements to the AccuPoint® riflescope line. 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