When long range accuracy is a must, the Truglo Range Rover Pro could be your best option. The combination of modern features, the ability to quickly make range adjustments, and the extremely precise power dot aperture will ensure the most accurate shot placement every single time.
Is It Worth Your Money?
The Range Rover PRO takes the popular Range Rover Archer’s Choice sight to a whole new level. Featuring the Zero In range adjustment wheel, you can quickly make distance adjustments without any noise. The round power dot sight comes in optional green and green/red models for easy acquisition, and allows for more exact targeting over single pin sights.
The Range Rover can be configured for both left and right handed shooters. It features stout construction to withstand field use. You can directly attach a quiver to the sight for quick reloads. The sight housing also accepts a 1.87″ scope to add magnification.
Sight Review and Breakdown
The Range Rover PRO is more advanced than the standard model. While designed for the more experienced shooter, most should find it simple to use. The sighting system is available in two options – a green only model and a green/red dot model. The 2 dot model does cost slightly more.
The new Zero In range wheel makes sure your bow is sighted for the exact range you need on every shot. Distances can be easily adjusted with a simple motion. Windage adjustments are made via a precision micro-click design for accurate shots.
An enhanced bracket design allows for installation onto almost any modern compound bow. All of these features make the Range Rover PRO one of the most accurate bow sights on the market today.
- The illuminated center dot sight has been designed for extreme long range accuracy. The dot is battery powered and features 11 brightness settings via a push button control.
- The Zero In range adjustment wheel is easy to use. 80 Pre-marked strips of yardage tape are included.
- The sight is adjustable to accommodate both right and left hand
- All adjustments can be made without the use of tools, meaning you can carry less gear into the field.
While Truglo has not provided exact specifications regarding this sight, thanks to consumer feedback we are able to report it weighs around one pound.
Ease of Use & Reliability
The Range Rover PRO, while relatively easy to use, has been designed with the more experienced shooter in mind. The power dot sight is battery powered and draws the eye to the center dot quickly. Brightness adjustments are made via a simple push button knob on top of the unit. The aperture is battery powered but is still visible without illumination if the battery dies.
The Zero In wheel and micro windage adjustments are easy to use. Once the target range is known you can move the wheel up or down to the correct range setting. The windage knob provides a positive click with each adjustment so there is no question when a change has been made.
Truglo has been making high quality archery sights for a long time, and their reliability is well known. The Range Rover PRO has is solidly built, although a couple of users have reported some quality control issues from the factory that Truglo has since fixed.
Truglo has not disclosed battery life expectations, but users are reporting that it is relatively short. You should carry some extra batteries if you plan to be in the field for an extended period of time.
- The power dot sight is extremely accurate at long ranges and illuminated for quick acquisition.
- The Zero In wheel allows for quick adjustments to get your arrows on target faster.
- The sight is configurable for both right and left hand shooters
- Sight easily accepts additional accessories including scope lenses and quivers.
- Yardage and windage adjustments do not require any tools to change.
- Poor battery life.
- Some limited quality control issues from the factory.
- It is fairly heavy, at just over a pound.
The Range Rover PRO can typically be found for under $150 on today’s retail market.
Who Is This Sight For?
Type of Bow
Truglo’s new updated bracket design allows the Range Rover PRO to fit most compound bows. This sight’s primary use is for wildlife bow hunting, but it could also be used for archers who are target shooting at longer distances.
Type of Archer
The primary user for this sight will be experienced bow hunters. While the Range Rover PRO is easy to use, it may appear intimidating to those without a lot of experience utilizing this type of aftermarket sight. The controls are easy to learn, and shooters of any ability will feel comfortable with the sight after a very short time.
The Range Rover PRO is a fantastic choice for experienced bow hunters. The precise power dot sight will give you precise targeting no matter the distance. The combination Zero In range adjustment and micro click windage allows you to dial up extreme accuracy. The illuminated center dot, with red or green options, makes sure you have a bright sight picture no matter the lighting condition.
Other Options Worth Looking At
Truglo makes many archery sights for all different skill levels. If the Range Rover PRO seems a bit too complicated you should give the standard Range Rover a try. It has several different models available and features a fiber optic single pin design that makes for an easy to use sight.