Bushnell Sports Optics from Bushnell Outdoor Products
Bushnell Oudoor Products has a history in the sport optics manufacturing business spanning nearly 65 years. Headquartered in Overland Park, KS, Bushnell manufactures a multitude of sport optics products which includes riflescopes, binoculars, rangefinders, spotting scopes, and GPS systems. Additionally, Bushnell is the parent company of several other well known brands which includes, Simmons Optics, Hoppes, Millet, Uncle Mikes, Butler Creek, Browning Sports Optics, Blackwater Gear, and Tasco.
Bushnell has several riflescope platforms that cover the complete spectrum of scopes from entry level, general purpose, long range / tactical as well as AR platform scopes and night vision applications as well. We will summarize the different families that Bushnell offers here:
This group of scopes are specifically designed for AR rifle platforms and are available in six different configurations. Target turrets and caliber specific reticles are standard in addition to multi-coated lenses and side parallax adjustments. Also available is the Bushnell Drop Zone-223 balllistic reticle that provides aiming points out to 500 yards.
Bushnell Elite Series of scopes are the company's flagship line. Bushnell cites 95% light transmission making them the brightest riflescopes and extremely effective in low light situations. The scopes one piece tube is recoil tested to ensure rugged reliability. Argon purged providing 100% waterproofing, fully multicaoated optics and RainGuard round out this feature rich riflescope line.
Bushnell Legend Ultra XD
Bushnell added this family of scopes in 2012. Bushnell has provided loads of value in this scope line. Features include ED Prime Glass and multi-coated optics to provide a bright and clear view. Rugged one piece tube design and Bushnell's patented RainGuard HD lens coating assures dependability in all conditions. 100% waterproof, fogproof, and shockproof.
Bushnell Trophy XLT
One of Bushnells popular models, the Trophy XLT riflescopes have lenses that are fully multicoated, providing 91% light transmission. Add to that a rugged one piece tube design that endures some serious recoil testing, and you have a scope that will provide years of trusted use. The XLT scopes come standard with Butler Creek flip open lens covers and are dry nitrogen filled for assured water and fog proofing.
The Bushnell Banner scope series includes models for centerfire as well as muzzleloading rifles. Built tough to live up to the Bushnell name, these scopes have a one piece body, multicoated optics, and are 100% waterproof, fogproof, and shockproof. Ballistic reticles with bullet drop compensation are also standard, providing more value for the dollar.