I would consider the Nightforce SHV 3-10 as well. Meets your criteria and very durable. I've used the Vortex LHT 3-15 and the SHV 3-10. I like them both and the 10X is plenty magnification to shoot critters at 600 yards.
I have both a VX-5HD 2-10 and a SHV 3-10, like them both.
The glass on the VX-5HD is real nice, but I have it on a rifle I just don't use that much, but it seems to adjust properly, and I don't have any complaints with it. I've had it out a few time, mostly shooting, no trouble with dialing or the zero is not wandering about. It's on a 24" barreled .30-06 I put together about 5 years ago and I've only hunted it a couple times, preferring one of my more compact .308s. One of those has the SHV.
I have one on a 340 Wby that weighs 8#. I have the FFP model on a 338 Norma. They're solid scopes . The reticle and illumination is spot on. I haven't had a problem yet. They don't have enough elevation to shoot ELR but that's not what they're for
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They missed the ball on reticles on the LHT. For most general hunting use, the choices suck.
IMO the wide duplex sucks as a hunting reticle in the VX5 also.
The lit dot in the Firedot duplex barely saves it for me. I suspect it may save the LHT too.
Having used several of the VX-5HD and VX-6HD scopes with the firedot duplex in hunting and target use, I prefer that one over most any others. Really opens up the field, but yet the dot can be lit if needed for low light conditions. The old version was ok in past scopes, but I'm glad they made the change for the new models.
I had Jon LaCorte from Tract join me on my Livestream yesterday and, as we were going over his product line, I realized that I have sorta forgotten about his 1" Toric scopes. They are MOA only, I think, which is why they do not pop up on my horizon a lot. In terms of optomechanical quality, these are in the same conversation as the VX-5 and HD-LHT. Toric lacks illumination, but the reticles are reasonably well sized. If we look at the 3-15x models, in terms of center field resolution, I think HD-LHT is a little better than the other two, but aside from that, optical performance is pretty close. If you are OK with MOA and do not care about illumination, these cost meaningfully less than VX-5 or HD-LHT.