Rifle Scope Product Details
Hammers 2-7×32 Rifle Scope Set Kit with Mount Base for Marlin 336 1894 1895 Rossi Grande Lever Action
This is a Hammers rifle scope kit customized for quick action use on Marlin lever action rifles such as model 336 and 1894 1895. The kit includes a lightweight 2-7X32 scope with quick action circle X reticle and weaver style rings and scope base. Eye relief of the scope is at 4inch which is great for use with a lever action rifle. The low profile and lightweight scope gives good balance when mounted on top of Marlin rifle.
Below is a summary of items included in the scope kit and main specifications:
Hammers 2-7X32 Variable Power Scope with weaver style vertically split ring set and scope base
Fine line circle x reticle for pin-point accuracy and quick targeting under low light.
Premium quality multi-coated optics gives clear and sharp view
Continuous zoom power from 2x to 7x
Quick focus ring at end of eyepiece
Large external windage and elevation screws are easy and quick to adjust and can be reset to 0 after adjustments
Windage and elevation click value: “at 100yds
Standard 1inch main tube
Eye relief: 4inch
Overall Length: 10 3/4”
Matte black finish
The scope set includes bungee-corded lens caps
Rifle Scope Product Features
Complete package includes 2-7×32 scope, ring set and base and mounting screws
Lightweight and short 2-7×32 scope with external turret knobs
Circle X reticle for precise and quick targeting
About the Hammers Scope Maker
Hammers is a premium supplier for weapon scopes, optics, mounting solutions, and other add-ons used for firearms like rifles and long guns. They design and manufacture their scopes, mounts, and related products working with materials which are long lasting and resilient. This includes the Hammers 2-7×32 Rifle Scope Set Kit with Mount Base for Marlin 336 1894 1895 Rossi Grande Lever Action by Hammers. For additional shooting items, visit their site.
Information About Optics
Rifle scopes enable you to precisely aim a rifle at various targets by lining up your eye with the target over a range. They accomplish this through zoom by utilizing a series of lenses inside the scope. The scope’s alignment can be adapted to account for different natural aspects like wind speed and elevation decreases to make up for bullet drop.
The scope’s purpose is to understand precisely where the bullet will hit based on the sight picture you are viewing with the optic as you line up the scope’s crosshair or reticle with the intended point of impact. Many modern rifle scopes have around 11 parts which are found internally and externally on the scope body. These scope parts consist of the rifle scope’s body, lenses, adjustment dials or turrets, objective focus rings, and other components. See all eleven parts of a rifle scope.
About Rifle Scope Varieties
Rifle scopes can be either “first focal plane” or “second focal plane” kind of scopes. The kind of focal plane an optic has determines where the reticle or crosshair lies relative to the optic’s magnifying adjustments. It simply indicates the reticle is situated behind or in front of the magnification lens of the scope. Selecting the very best sort of rifle scope depends upon what style of shooting you plan on undertaking.
Info About First Focal Plane Glass
Focal plane scopes (FFP) feature the reticle in front of the magnification lens. These types of scopes are beneficial for:
- Quick acquisition, long distance types of shooting
- Shooting situations where estimations are low
- Experienced shooters who recognize their target “hold over” and “lead” equations for their rifles
- Shooters who do not mind the reticle is bigger and requires more visual sight area than a SFP reticle
Second Focal Plane Optics
Second focal plane optics (SFP) feature the reticle behind the magnification lens. In the FFP example with the SFP scope, the 5x “zoom” one hundred yard tick reticle measurement would be 1/5th of the non “zoom” tick measurement.
- Far away types of shooting where shooters have additional time to make ballistic computations
- Shooting where most shots take place within shorter distances and ranges
- Shooters who choose a clearer optic sight picture without room taken up by the larger size FFP reticle
Zoom for Glass
The level of scope zoom you need on your glass depends upon the sort of shooting you like to do. Practically every type of rifle optic gives some degree of magnification. The level of zoom a scope gives is determined by the dimension, density, and curvatures of the lenses inside of the rifle optic. The zoom of the scope is the “power” of the glass. This suggests what the shooter is aiming at through the scope is magnified times the power aspect of what can normally be seen by human eyes.
Single Power Lens Rifle Glass
A single power rifle scope and optic comes with a magnification number designator like 4×32. This indicates the magnification power of the scope is 4x power and the objective lens is 32mm. The zoom of this kind of scope can not fluctuate given that it is set from the factory.
Adjustable Power Lens Rifle Optic Facts
Variable power rifle scopes have adjustable power. It will note the zoom degree in a configuration like 2-10×32. These numbers indicate the zoom of the scope can be changed between 2x and 10x power. This also incorporates the power levels in-between 2 and 10. The power adaptation is accomplished by making use of the power ring part of the scope near the back of the scope by the eye bell.
Optic Power Level and Ranges
Here are some advised scope power levels and the distances where they may be successfully used. Remember that high magnification glass will not be as practical as lower magnification level optics and scopes due to the fact that increased zoom can be a negative thing in certain situations. The exact same idea goes for longer distances where the shooter needs to have adequate power to see precisely where to properly aim the rifle at the target.
Lens Coating for Scopes
All modern rifle scope lenses are layered. There are various types and qualities of lens coatings. Lens finish is an essential aspect of a rifle’s setup when thinking of high end rifle optics and scope units. The lenses are one of the most essential components of the scope due to the fact that they are what your eye sees through while sighting a rifle in on the point of impact. The coating on the lenses safeguards the lens exterior and even helps with anti glare capabilities from excess daylight and color exposure.
HD Versus ED Lenses
Some scope brands also use “HD” or high-definition lens coatings which use different methods, aspects, chemicals, and polarizations to draw out a wide range of colors and viewable definition through the lens. Some scope makers use “HD” to refer to “ED” meaning extra-low dispersion glass.
Single Rifle Glass Lens Covering Versus Multi-Coating
Various optic lenses can also have different finishes used to them. All lenses typically have at least some type of treatment or coating used to them prior to being used in a rifle scope or optic.
Single layered lenses have a treatment applied to them which is generally a protective and enhancing multi-purpose treatment. This lens treatment can protect the lens from scratches while minimizing glare and other less advantageous things experienced in the shooting environment while sighting in with the scope. The quality of a single coated lens depends upon the scope developer and just how much you spent paying for it. The scope’s maker and cost are indications of the lens quality.
Some scope manufacturers also make it a point to specify if their optic lenses are coated or “multi” covered. Being “much better” depends on the manufacturer’s lens treatment technology and the quality of products used in building the rifle scope.
Anti-water Lens Coating
Water on a scope lens does not improve preserving a clear sight picture through an optic in any way. Numerous top of the line and premium scope makers will coat their lenses with a hydrophobic or hydrophilic finishing. The Steiner Optics Nano-Protection is a fine example of this kind of treatment. It deals with the exterior surfaces of the Steiner glass lens so the H2O particles can not bind to it or develop surface tension. The outcome is that the water beads roll off of the scope to preserve a clear, water free sight picture.
Rifle Scope Installing Options
Mounting solutions for scopes come in a couple of choices. There are the basic scope rings which are individually mounted to the optic and one-piece scope mounts which cradle the scope. These different kinds of mounts also normally can be found in quick release variations which use toss levers which permit rifle shooters to quickly mount and dismount the scopes.
Hex Key Rifle Scope Rings
Normal, clamp design mounting scope rings use hex head screws to mount to the flattop design Picatinny scope installation rails on rifles. These types of scope mounts use a couple of different rings to support the optic, and are made from 7075 T6 billet aluminum which is developed for long distance precision shooting. This type of scope install is excellent for rifles which require a long lasting, rock solid mount which will not move no matter how much the scope is moved or abused.
Quick-Release Cantilever Rifle Glass Rings
These types of quick-release rifle scope mounts can be used to rapidly attach and take off a scope from a rifle before reattaching it to a different rifle. Numerous scopes can even be switched out if they all use a compatible style mount. These types of mounts are handy for long guns which are carried a lot, to remove the optic from the rifle for protecting the scope, or for optics which are used in between numerous rifles or are situationally focused.
Sealing and Gas Purging for Rifle Optic Tubes
Moisture inside your rifle glass can wreck a day of shooting and your costly optic by triggering fogging and producing residue within the scope’s tube. Most scopes prevent humidity from getting in the scope tube with a series of sealing O-rings which are water resistant. Typically, these water resistant optics can be submerged underneath 20 or 30 feet of water before the water pressure can push moisture past the O-rings. This should be more than enough moisture content prevention for conventional use rifles for hunting and sporting purposes, unless you plan on taking your rifle on a boat and are worried about the optic still working if it goes over the side and you can still retrieve the rifle.
Gas Purged Rifle Optic Tubes
Another part of avoiding the accumulation of moisture inside of the rifle scope’s tube is filling the tube with a gas like nitrogen. Considering that this space is currently taken up by the gas, the scope is less altered by climate alterations and pressure variations from the outdoor environment which could possibly enable water vapor to leak in around the seals to fill the vacuum which would otherwise be there. These are good qualities of a decent rifle scope to look for.