OUR FORM & FUNCTION GUARANTEE

 

Factory Sealed

Mint

Mint in Box

Near Mint

Near Mint in Box

Excellent

Excellent with box

 

We search through thousands of scopes to find the very best ones for collecting and using.  Every Vintagegunscope.com scope is guaranteed functional and to meet our grading criteria as labeled on each scope listing.  If not, you have seven days to return the undamaged scope to us for a full refund.  You simply pay return shipping.

 

 

VGS GRADING SYSTEM

 

Factory Sealed:  New in the factory container.  Sealed and unopened since leaving the factory.


Mint:  Like new without box.  Few to no handling marks.  No ring marks.  Scope appears to have never been mounted.  A collectible scope for investment, display or mounting on a similarly perfect vintage gun.  May have a minor handling mark or two.


Mint in Box:  Like new in matching box.  Few to no handling marks.  No ring marks.  Scope appears to have never been mounted.  A collectible scope for investment, display or mounting on a similarly perfect vintage gun.  May have a minor handling mark or two.


Near Mint:  Signs of being properly mounted without damage to tube but scope doesn't appear to have seen field use.  May have very minor handling marks.  A collectible scope for investment, gun/trophy room display or mounting on a vintage gun.


Near Mint in Box:  A matching boxed scope with signs of being properly mounted without damage to tube but scope doesn't appear to have seen field use.  May have very minor handling marks.  A collectible scope for investment, gun/trophy room display or mounting on a vintage gun.


Excellent:  Functionally perfect but scope has ring marks and some finish flaws.  Great Scopes for mounting on similar condition vintage guns.

 

Excellent with Box:  A matching boxed scope that is functionally perfect but scope has ring marks and some finish flaws.  Great Scopes for mounting on similar condition vintage guns.


Good:  Functionally perfect but with obvious ring marks, finish flaws and scratches and possibly some light denting.


Fair:  Obvious cosmetic issues.  Functionality is partially limited due to one of the following:  loss of brightness or issues with turrets, objective, focus.


Poor:  Any crack or visible imperfection in glass or any combination of two or more grade 4 issues.  This scope is for parts or a refurb project.  You won't find any of these at vintagegunscopes.com.  Check ebay.