What JP said or I like the Bushnel 3200 Elite. It is way good enough for a 30-30 but a half decent 4 power would probably do everything you need done and hold up. If it is a Win 94 you have to worry more about your mount. A popular set up on tue 30-30 levers is see through mounts. They offer an option if the scope gets fouled or close range.
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