So you want a scope. There more scopes on the market than there ever will be firearms. Scopes come in many different sized powers for just as many different reasons. Scopes are more specific to what you want to do then firearms. You can hunt with a rifle, carbine and some pistols. But, a hunting scope for a eastern deer rifle is different than a scope for a rifle that is going to be hunting prong horns out west. We also understand that by going to a store or SWFA.com, or opticsplanet.net is a little overwhelming. We can't help and guide you to a new scope purchase if we don't have all the information. Just giving us a rifle and caliber doesn't help at all. We get the Hey I got a Howa in 308 whats a good scope. A Good scope for what? Are you going to deer hunt with it, varmint hunt, target shoot, F-Class, what are you going to do with it. A rifle for Deer hunting is going to have different scope needs than a 308 that is going to be shooting on the line at an F-Class match. So when you are asking for help in outfitting your new rifle with optics please remember to give us as much information as you can. Some things we need to know. 1. Price 2. Use 3. Rifle 4. Caliber 5. Variable or fixed power 6. Any other requirements you have. If you give use these few items we will be able to guide you in the proper direction for optics. We are here to help.