Vortex Diamondback Tactical 4-16

If you think the price for the Vortex Diamondback Tactical 4-16 x4 scope is a misprint, you are dead wrong. Vortex has found a way to bring every feature imaginable and pack it into one solid scope. First, the new Diamondback Tactical is equipped with a FFP reticle, which makes long range shots much more feasible. Second, the elevation and windage turrets are exposed for those shooters who would rather dial their shot instead of using holdovers. The Vortex Diamondback Tactical 4-16×4 scope includes every feature you could imagine and also won’t break the bank. To make a great deal even better, Vortex Optics includes their unconditional lifetime VIP warranty with every scope.

Diamondback Tactical 4-16 Features

XD Lens Elements

Extra low dispersion glass increases resolution and color fidelity, resulting in crisp, sharp images.

Fully Multi Coated Lenses

Anti reflective coatings on all air to glass surfaces bring an increased light transmission for better clarity and low light performance.

First Focal Plane

Scale of reticle remains in proportion to the zoomed image. Constant subtensions  accurate holdover and ranging at all magnifications.

Glass Etched Reticle

Protected between two layers of glass for optimum durability and reliability.

Tube Size

30 mm diameter gives maximized internal adjustment and strength.

Nitrogen Gas Purged

Gas purged and o-ring sealed for fog proof and waterproof performance in all settings.

Aircraft Grade Aluminum

Constructed from a solid block of aircraft grade aluminum for strength and rigidity.


O-ring seals stops moisture, dust and debris from getting in the scope for reliable performance in all settings.

Fog proof

Nitrogen gas purging stops internal fogging over a wide range of temperatures.

Shock proof

Rugged build withstands recoil and impact.

Hard Anodized Finish

Highly durable low glare matte finish helps hide the shooter’s position.

Precision Glide Erector System

Uses premium components in the zoom lens mechanism to ensure smooth magnification changes under the harshest conditions.

Exposed Tactical Turrets

The Diamondback Tactical scopes feature tactical windage and elevation turrets with Zero Reset making adjustments back to zero easy and quick.

Precision Glide Erector System

Uses premium components in the zoom lens mechanism to ensure smooth magnification changes under the harshest conditions.

Precision force Spring System

Uses premium components in the erector spring system to ensure maximum repeatability and ease of adjustment.

Fast Focus Eyepiece

Allows quick and easy reticle focusing.

Magnification Rib

The raised rib on the magnification ring facilitates fast magnification changes in the heat of action.


Magnification 4 to 16 x
Objective Lens Diameter 44 mm
Eye Relief 3.8 in
Field of View @ 100 yds 26.9 to 6.7 ft
Tube Size 30 mm
Turret Style Tall Exposed Tactical
Adjustment Graduation 0.1 MRAD
Travel per Rotation 6 MRAD
Max Elevation Adjustment 25 MRAD
Max Windage Adjustment 25 MRAD
Parallax Setting 20 yards to ∞
Length 14 in
Weight 23.1 oz

VIP Warranty

VIP stands for a Very Important Promise to you, our customer. We will repair or replace your Vortex product in the event it becomes damaged or defective—at no charge to you. If we cannot repair your product, we will replace it with a product in perfect working order of equal or better physical condition. You see, it doesn’t matter how it happened, whose fault it was, or where you purchased it. You can count on the VIP Warranty for all Vortex Optics riflescopesprism scopesred dotsrangefindersbinocularsspotting scopestripods, and monoculars.

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