Skip to main content Skip to main content

Must-See New Rangefinders for 2019

Must-See New Rangefinders for 2019
Sig Sauer KILO2200LRH BDX Rangefinder (Jeff Phillips photo)

Shooting a bow at big game is largely about confidence, and one of the key elements in building your confidence when it’s time to touch the release is knowing the exact distance of approaching game. Today’s rangefinders have it all. Whether you’re taking the shot from a steep ridge down to unsuspecting game or shooting long distances when half-yard increments are important to making the killing shot, rangefinders really have become an essential tool for bowhunters. Here are some new options available this year that are worth taking a look at.

Hawke Endurance Series

Hawke Endurance Series

With three models to choose from, the new Endurance series from Hawke will meet the needs of bowhunters and gun hunters alike. With the development of OLED technology, the Endurance se-ries offers a fully multi-coated 6X optical system with an adjustable diopter display that features red illumination icons. This provides extremely high light transmission with true color capabilities that not only give you a precise yardage reading, but does so regardless of the angle or rain condi-tions. Water- and fog-proof, the Endurance series has a durable ergonomic feel and is available in 700m, 1000m and 1500m versions.

Sig Sauer KILO2200LRH BDX

Sig Sauer KILO2200LRH BDX

The Sig Sauer KILO2200LRH BDXRangefinder is the ideal unit for the crossover hunter who spends time in thefield with both a bow and rifle in hand. Working in conjunction with Sig’sSIERRA3 BDX rifle scope, the KILO2200LRH utilizes Ballistic Data Xchange (BDX)to automatically illuminate a holdover dot in the scope for those long distanceshots. Simply download the SIG BDX app on your Android or iOS smartphone, pairthe rangefinder and riflescope together via bluetooth, set up a basic ballisticprofile and you’re ready to hunt. Just range as you normally would, and theKILO BDX rangefinder will utilize its onboard Applied Ballistics Ultralight toinstantly show you where you need to hold for the shot. The KILO2200LRH BDX isalso equipped with AMR (Angle Modified Range) to give true horizontal distancesand the HyperScan mode provides distance readings 4times per second as you scan across targets. The SpectraCoat antireflectioncoatings on the 7x25mm optics ensures superior light transmission and clarity,while the Lumatic OLED display automatically adjusts intensity levels to matchthe lighting conditions. Maximum range on reflective targets is a whopping 3,400yards and with deer and other game the maximum range is1,300 yds.

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Recommended Articles

Popular Videos

Backyard Whiskey Sour for a Romantic Evening

Backyard Whiskey Sour for a Romantic Evening

Getting away doesn't always require time-consuming plans and expensive trips. A simple whiskey sour or old fashioned can be mixed up and poured for your favorite person on your back patio as the sun fades below the horizon.

Follow Your Dreams

Follow Your Dreams

Inspired by passion and Stanley, Thomas Allen talks about his dream to make a career working in the fishing industry. Dreams don't come true without being surrounded by people who not only see and understand your passion but consider your dream as their own and see the same endgame. The most important people in your life make your dreams a reality.

Two-Person Tandem Kayak Options: Crescent Crew & Hobie Mirage Compass Duo

Two-Person Tandem Kayak Options: Crescent Crew & Hobie Mirage Compass Duo

In this video we discuss the benefits of considering tandem kayak options, like the Crescent Crew, which can be ideal for families with small children or pets.

See All Videos

Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

Buy Digital Single Issues

Don't miss an issue.
Buy single digital issue for your phone or tablet.

Buy Single Digital Issue on the Game & Fish App

Other Magazines

See All Other Magazines

Special Interest Magazines

See All Special Interest Magazines

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get the top Game & Fish stories delivered right to your inbox every week.

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Game & Fish subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now