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Trailryder42
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I bought the Athlon Helos 6×24 a few weeks ago. I don’t like a scopes reticle illumination turret up near the eye piece. I prefer it on the same knob with the parallax. So I spent a little more on the Helos. But in my experience with it so far, I agree that 18x is just about right for 100 yards and more. The eye relief and pupil size is still easy to get behind at that mag..