All Cerakote finish scopes are built to order. The finish will be applied by certified Cerakote technicians. If you place an order for a Cerakote finished scope, rings, mounts, or other accessories please be aware it may be 7-10 days before your order is able to be shipped. Provided pictures are the best representation of what the Cerakote finish looks like when applied to the scope tube. Markings that are relevant to magnification or parallax adjustment will not be covered during this process. Please also be aware that externally adjusted turrets and CDS dials will not be coated. Cerakote is a ceramic and polymer based proprietary formulation that offers industry leading durability, hardness, scratch resistance, corrosion resistance, flexibility, heat, and chemical resistance. It offers a perfect color match to a variety of different firearms from numerous manufacturers within the industry. Manufacturer: Leupold Model: VX-Freedom UltimateSlam Muzzleloader 3-9x40mm SKU: 174184 Finish: Matte Black Reticle: Sabot Ballistics Magnification: 3-9X Objective: 40mm Tube / Body Diameter: 1″ Overall Length: 12.39″ Weight: 12.2 oz All items are factory new in box unless otherwise stated. Based on the information available to us, the above specifications describe this item to the best of our knowledge. For further information, please contact or visit the manufacturer’s website.