NEW Vortex Optics Venom 5-25x56mm FFP – Budget, Long-Range Scope
Adam Scepaniak 05.25.21
Vortex Optics has carved out a huge chunk of the optics industry pie over the years with high-quality optics at attainable prices. That mantra continues to blaze forward in 2021 with the announcement of the Vortex Optics Venom 5-25x56mm FFP riflescope. At a full retail MSRP of $699, it surely should fit into many shooters’ budgets as a long-range option far under the traditional $1K price-point.
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The Vortex Optics Venom 5-25x56mm FFP riflescope will be offered with two different reticle options: EBR-7C (MOA) and EBR-7C (MRAD). This optic will be a bit more hefty than most as it utilizes a 34mm maintube and weighs in at 35 ounces. Vortex Optics goes on to explain this scope in further detail below:
Take the first step into long-range shooting with an optic that helps you go the distance with a ton of shooter-friendly features. Featuring a 5x mag range built into a 34mm tube for a massive amount of turret travel, the Venom® also includes our RevStop™ Zero System for a fast, easy, reliable return to zero. The EBR-7C, First Focal Plane reticle gives you accurate holds at any magnification, and an included throw lever allows for fast transitions between magnifications. It’s the quickest way to get your rifle out to 1,000 yards and beyond at a price that lets you go deep for less.
Specifications – Vortex Optics Venom 5-25x56mm FFP
- Magnification: 5-25
- Objective Lens Diameter: 56mm
- Eye Relief: 3.6 inches
- Field of View: 21.2-4.7 ft @100 yd
- Tube Size: 34mm
- Turret Style: Exposed Tactical
- Adjustment Graduation: .1 MRAD
- Travel Per Rotation: 10 MRAD
- Max Elevation Adjustment: 25 MRAD
- Max Windage Adjustment: 25 MRAD
- Parallax Setting: 15 yards to infinity
- Length: 15.3 inches
- Weight: 35 oz.
The NEW Vortex Optics 5-25x56mm FFP riflescope is officially available and should be shipping to retailers at the time of this writing. The only question that remains is what rifle will you put this scope on? Will it be a bolt-action, precision rifle? A DMR (designated marksman rifle) AR-15? As always, let us know all of your thoughts in the Comments below! We always appreciate your feedback.