News Optics Riflescopes G&A 2014 Optic of the Year: Leupold Mark 6 3-18×44 TMR G&A Staff October 29th, 2014 | More From G&A Staff Share0 Tweet Email Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+This was Guns & Ammo’s “do everything” scope in 2014. Ranging in price between $2,750 for one with a MIL DOT to $5,625 for a Mark 6 with an illuminated TREMOR 2 reticle, this optic had to overcome the fact that most readers won’t be spending this kind of money for our award winner. The Leupold Mark 6 3-18×44 was chosen Optic of the Year in the Dec. 2014 issue of G&A. Subscribe here! Still, it won. Having been born in a military environment, here’s what makes it an investment-quality optic: 1/10th-mil pinch-and-turn turret adjustments, front-focal-plane reticles, a power selector with a generous grip, all in a package that aces an optic box test. It measures only 12 inches and weighs 23.6 ounces. Guns & Ammo of the Year Awards 2014 We are proud to announce our selections for the best of 2014. Click on each for more information regarding how it achieved this prestigious rank: 2014 Handgun of the Year: Heckler & Koch VP9 2014 Rifle of the Year: Ruger American Revolution 2014 Shotgun of the Year: Benelli Ethos 2014 Ammo of the Year: Winchester Train & Defend 2014 Suppressor of the Year: SureFire Ryder 22A Guns & Ammo of the Year Awards 2014 Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+ Share0 Tweet Email Load Comments ( ) Don’t forget to sign up! Get the Top Stories from Guns & Ammo Delivered to Your Inbox Every Week Even More G&A of the Year Awards Show More Get the Guns & Ammo Newsletter FREE! Get the top stories delivered right to your inbox every week. 9 Awesomely Creative Ways to Kill ZombiesRead Now! Advertisement ▶ Now on Tablets! Subscribe & Save! Temporary Price Reduction! Subscribe Now Give a Gift | Subscriber Services WAIT!DON'T MISS A SINGLE ISSUE! Get 12 issues for the low price of just $9! Subscribe!