338 Lapua Magnum is a high-powered round, so you'll definitely want a scope that's very durable. Something that's made for military use would be best, since it'll be made to take a beating. Clarity. Whether you're a sniper or a hunter, an extremely clear scope is vital.
On top of everything, what is the best 338 Lapua rifle for the money?
Top 5 Best .338 Lapua Rifles On The Market 2020 Reviews
Ruger – Precision Rifle 26″ MSR Stock.
Savage Arms – 112 Magnum Target 26in 338 Lapua Matte Black 1RD.
Accuracy International AXMC 338 LM.
Noreen Firearms Bad News .338 Lapua Magnum Rifle – 26″
Despite that, what's the effective range of a 338 Lapua? about 1,750 metres
Else, how accurate is a 338 Lapua?
The rifle is extremely accurate and I have achieved . 5 MOA accuracy at 1,000 yards. The . 338 Lapua was developed specifically to provide an increase in long distance capability over the 300 Winchester Mag.
What rifle did Chris Kyle use in real life?
a .300 Winchester Magnum M24 sniper rifle with McMillan stocks and customized barrels, which was later replaced with a .300 Winchester Magnum Accuracy International, Various rifles chambered in .338 Lapua Magnum used for long-range shooting.
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2021
Steiner T5Xi Tactical Rifle Scope - Close Compact Riflescope for Hunting, 5-25x56mm SCR 34mm
ULTIMATE ACCURACY – Rely on Steiner’s T5Xi 5-25x 56mm tactical riflescope to provide precision through its one-piece, oversized 34mm tube that increases strength and reliability.
SPECIAL COMPETITION RETICLE (SCR) - Designed for precision competition use, it offers an extended illumination area, windage and holdover lines. 1/10-mil ranging brackets allow for precise ranging.
THROW LEVER allows quick, easy magnification changes and Tenebraex LENS COVERS protect the lenses from dust and moisture.Diopter Adjustment Range: +2 to -3
SECOND ROTATION INDICATOR - After the first 120 clicks, the mil numbers on the scale change automatically preventing the shooter from getting lost on the dial.
HERITAGE WARRANTY - We stand behind our products. Period! We will repair/replace defective products at no charge for the lifetime of the product. Warranty does not cover damage, loss or theft.
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2021
Vortex Optics Viper 6.5-20x50 PA SFP Riflescope Mil-Dot MOA
The Viper 6.5-20x50 is built on a 30mm main tube with a hard anodized finish providing a rugged, tough hunting riflescope. Originating from the US Marine Corps, the Mil-Dot reticle is useful for helping to estimate range, windage and bullet holdover.
Incorporating our premium, fully multi-coated, extra-low dispersion lenses brings excellent resolution and color fidelity. The XR coatings provide enhanced light gathering capability while Armortek coating protects the lenses.
Capped reset turrets allow quick re-indexing of the turret to zero after sighting in the riflescope. Side knob parallax adjust allows quick and easy parallax adjustments with range numbers visible while in the shooting position.
The fast focus eyepiece allows for quick and easy reticle focusing while the MAG-Bar allows rapid, easy changes in magnification.
The Viper 6.5-20x50 riflescope is ideal for long range, predator/varmint, and target applications. O-ring sealed and argon purged, the Viper provides fogproof and waterproof performance.
Precision Aiming: The 10-40x magnification scope features adjustable side parallax and 1/8 MOA click adjustments for precision accuracy.
Quality Construction: The scope comes with 50mm objective lens and multi-coated optics, providing impressive viewing clarity. Tube diameter 30mm.
Illuminated Reticle: The illuminated mil-dot reticle with adjustable brightness and dual color settings can be used to target with ease.
External Locking Knobs: The external locking windage and elevation prevents the knobs from accidental adjustments and can be reset to zero.
Robust Design: The scope is built with extra-rigid construction, being waterproof, fogproof, and shockproof. Comes with scope caps and set of rings.
Sport type: Hunting
Included components: Rings, Scope caps, Battery and Lens Cloth
100-Percent waterproof and fogproof with extra rigid shockproof construction
Multi-Coated optics for clear crisp images with illuminated red and green mil-dot reticles
Easy-grip target-style windage and elevation adjustments and side parallax adjustment. 1/8 MOA click adjustment, makes this scope precise and easy to use in tactical environments
Includes protective scope caps, lens cloth and set of rings.
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2021
Outerimpact Savage AccuTrigger (Rounded Receiver) Long Action Picatinny Scope Base with 20 MOA
Compatible Guns: Savage Accu-trigger (Rounded Receiver): 110, 111, 112, 114, 116. If your gun does not have an Accu-Trigger, this will NOT work on your gun. There is a good chance you need a Picatinny Base that accommodates a "flat-back receiver" This is for LONG action receivers. Please consult graphic with hole spacing measurements to determine if your receiver is a LONG action. Does NOT fit 110 BA or Axis and Axis II
Mounting Hardware: Four (4) 6-48 Weaver T-10 Torx Head screws (included). PLEASE confirm that your receiver uses 6-48 screws. Additional Tools: T-10 Torx driver (not included).
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2021
Vortex Optics Golden Eagle HD 15-60x52 Second Focal Plane Riflescopes - ECR-1 Reticle (MOA)
he Golden Eagle HD is specifically designed for competitive shooters in F-Class, Bench Rest and other shooting disciplines with targets at known distance. A finely subtended, second focal plane reticle and 1/8 MOA clicks help you make subtle adjustments.
High density, apochromatic lens elements are index matched and generate sharp, high definition images. Premium, XR anti-reflective coatings deliver maximum brightness at the highest magnificaiton.
A side focus adjustment eliminates down range parallax. An aperture stop ring broadens your depth field allowing you to more easily observe mirage and wind indicators while keeping your target in focus
A 30mm maintube machined from a single piece of aircraft grade aluminum provides a highly reliable platform for taking precision shots. At 29.5 ounces, you'll be able to adhere to strict competition limits.
O-ring sealed and argon purged, the Golden Eagle delivers waterproof and fogproof performance. Armortek coatings protect the lenses from scratches, oil, and dirt.
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2021
Monstrum G2 6-24x50 First Focal Plane FFP Rifle Scope with Illuminated Rangefinder Reticle and Parallax Adjustment | Flat Dark Earth
High precision tactical rifle scope with 6-24x magnification, a 50mm objective lens, and an eye relief of 4-4.5 inches
Functionally designed first focal plane rangefinder reticle, with easy-to-read ranging information that remains constant regardless of magnification, for faster range estimation and holdover correction
Equipped with an adjustable objective lens - or AO - that allows for sharper focus of the target image, elimination of parallax, and range estimation
Touch-button controlled reticle illumination in both red and green with multiple brightness intensities, for better reticle visibility at night or in low light in environments
Package also includes set of high profile picatinny scope rings, a detachable honeycomb filter sunshade, a set of spring loaded flip-up lens covers, a lint free cleaning cloth, and one CR2032 3V battery
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2021
Pinty 3-9X40 Red Green Rangefinder Illuminated Optical Rifle Scope
Green and red illuminations, 5-level brightness available, magnifications from 3X up to 9X, ultimate clarity and superior eyepiece guaranteed.
Field of view: 14'-25' @ 100yards; windage & elevation click value: 1/4 MOA 1/4" @ 100yards, 2.7”-3.3” eye relief.
Rangefinder reticle provides fast, simple aiming points for various shot distances.
Two 1’’ complementary scope rings to be easily mounted onto any 20mm Picatinny or Weaver mount rails.
O-ring sealing and nitrogen filled reticle ensures outstanding water and fog-proof performance.
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2021
Sniper KT 12-60X60 SAL Rifle Scope 35mm Tube Side Parallax Adjustment Glass Etched Reticle Red Green Illuminated with Scope Rings
Side Parallax Adjustment
35mm Tube Size
RG Illuminated Glass Etched Reticle
Capped reset turrets are finger adjustable with 1/8 MOA clicks that can be reset to zero after sighting in.
Nitrogen purged scope body, completely sealed with o-ring, rendering scope Waterproof, and fog proof
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2021
Case Club Precision Rifle Pre-Cut Waterproof Case with Accessory Box & Silica Gel to Help Prevent Gun Rust (Gen 2)
Waterproof wheeled case comes with pre-cut foam to hold almost any Precision Rifle up to 49.3" long. If you have a Ruger Precision Rifle with folding stock, please refer to our (smaller) Ruger Precision Rifle Case made specifically for that rifle. Also holds pistol, magazines, included silica gel canister, included waterproof box, bolt if desired & various accessories.
Stainless steel added to padlock points for added security. Orange peel texture added to exterior finish to minimize scratches. Structural ribs added to outside of case for increased durability. Long front handle length to help counter balance off center weighted loads. Wide bodied snap latches that can be used with gloves.
Please refer to diagram image to make sure your rifle will fit. Fits scope (within a 3.70" height). Fits Palm Shelf. Fits bipod. Fits under barrel attachments. Fits bolt in or out of the gun.
Foam insert is (closed cell) military grade polyethylene which can be wiped clean.
Case is Airline Approved for checked luggage, padlockable, wheeled, fully shippable & dustproof. Case is ATA approved and can be shipped.
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2021
Bestsight DIY Digital Night Vision Scope for Rifle Hunting with Camera and 5" Portable Display Screen
【Day and Night】New upgrade hunting night vision be used in day and night and it can provide a color view in the daytime.The actual effect of hunting night vision is better than professional night vision device.
【Detailed Instructions】Easy to use,Can be assembled quickly by detailed instructions for a few minutes
【High Quality Night Captures】Give you a perfect visual experience,you can observe target in complete darkness. Ideal for a wide variety of uses such as surveillance, nighttime hunting wildlife observation and exploring caves.
【Multi Features】5.0 inches clear display screen captures ,360 degrees adjustable camera, 5W extended sliding infrared flashlight.If you want to get more night vision range, I suggest you buy an additional 5W IR illuminators, or better.
【Does not include battery】The package does not contain a battery. Please purchase it separately on Amazon.
338 Lapua magnum is in the heavy recoil range but not having shot one, this is all conjecture. That really depends on the rifle your shooting. A lightweight rifle with no muzzle brake will kick like a mule. A heavier rifle will kick less, but it's still very noticable.
The most popular military sniper rifles (in terms of numbers in service) are chambered for 7.62 mm (0.30 inch) caliber ammunition, such as 7.62×51mm and 7.62×54mm R. Since sniper rifles of this class must compete with several other types of military weapons with similar range, snipers invariably must employ skilled ...