Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope Review

Product Description

Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope is another quality scope from Leupold that is designed for short to long distance shooting optic needs. ┬áIt features Leupold Custom Dial System and Wind-Plex reticle that allows for customizable Bullet Drop Compensation elevation dial by sending your information to Leupold to get a dial that’s custom-tailored to your individual loads. The rifle scope has Twilight Max Light Management System that helps to balances light wavelengths to give you the best possible sight picture even in the low-light conditions of dawn and dusk. To help improve contrast and reduce stray light, the scope has eco-friendly lead-free optical elements that have their edges blackened.

Features of Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope

  • Twilight Max Lens System for unequaled light management
  • Twin bias spring erector system
  • Lockable fast-focus eyepiece
  • DiamondCoat 2 lens coating for durability and clarity
  • Blackened lens edges
  • Argon/Krypton waterproofing for signature Leupold waterproof integrity
  • Leupold Scope Cover

Specifications of Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope

  • Magnification: 4.9-14.4x
  • Objective Lens Diameter: 40mm
  • Maintube Diameter: 1″
  • Reticle: Wind-Plex
  • Field of View: 19.9 – 7.4′ @ 100 yd / 6.6 – 2.5 m @ 100 m
  • Parallax Correction: Twist
  • Eye Relief: 4.4 – 3.7″ / 112 – 94 mm
  • Exit Pupil Diameter: Not specified by manufacturer
  • Impact Point Correction: 1/4 MOA per click
  • Maximum Windage/Elevation Adjustment: 62 MOA
  • Weatherproofing: Waterproof and Fogproof
  • Finish: Matte black
  • Length: 12.6″ / 32 cm
  • Weight: 13.5 oz / 383 g
  • Package Weight : 1.4 lb
  • Box Dimensions (LxWxH): 14.1 x 3.3 x 3.0″

Pros of Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope

  • The Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope has an easy turn power selector that makes changing magnification simple, even with gloves on.
  • The rifle scope has an aluminum housing that is lightweight and durable to ensure reliability.
  • Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope features a twin bias spring erector system that helps increase holding force.
  • To prevent fogging-up of optics when you are moving through environments with changing temperatures, the housing of the scope is filled with a mixture of krypton and argon gases.
  • The Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope has a rugged design that is bolstered by the use of DiamondCoat protective lens coatings.
  • The updated Twilight Max light management system ensures clear, bright sighting even at dusk or in deep shadows.
  • Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope offers 62 MOA of windage and elevation adjustment with a 1/4 MOA per click impact point correction to help compensate for wind drift and ballistic bullet drop.
  • The scope has Wind-Plex reticle that has a series of hashes on the horizontal axis to compensate for wind deflection.
  • The reticle of Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope is located on the second focal plane, so it is unaffected by magnification.

My Verdict- Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope

The Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope is a great choice for those looking for a high quality and reliable rifle scope. Whether you are hunting whitetail from a tree stand or following sheep in rugged terrain, the Leupold VX-3i 4.5-14x40mm CDS Rifle Scope delivers a vivid image so you will bring home your trophy without any restrictions.