Scope & Optic Reviews

Learn all about the most popular scopes and optics for pistols, rifles, and shotguns.

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The Best Rangefinder Binoculars

To find the best rangefinder binoculars, we had a professional hunting guide spend over 20 hours field-testing 12 pairs against

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The Best LPVO Scopes in 2022

To add flexibility to your rifle or hunting set-up, you may want to consider a Low Power Variable Optic (LPVO).

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Monstrum Scope Review

Some optical brands are household names — Leopold, Vortex, Bushnell, and Trijicon are all jump to mind when thinking of

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The Best Night Vision Scopes

When you think of a night vision scope, you likely think of military applications. Originally introduced by the Germans in

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The Best Budget AR-15 Scopes in 2022

Technology often has a fantastic trickle-down effect. Anti-lock brakes used to be fully optional – now they’re standard safety features.

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The Best Shotgun Sights

Stock shotgun sights will get the job done in a pinch, but who doesn’t love customizing the sights on a new gun? We walk you through the best shotgun sights for your next scattergun.

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The Best AR-15 Optics in 2021

When it comes to AR-15 optics, there isn’t a one-size-fits-all answer. A rifle’s purpose — what you are trying to

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The Best Rangefinders

Quality laser rangefinders have become both reasonably priced and surprisingly easy to use, allowing anyone to take their long-range shooting to the next level.

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The Best Rimfire Scopes in 2022

While bigger calibers get all the coverage, using a smaller caliber for plinking, practice, and target shooting can make your

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MRAD vs. MOA: A Comparison

What is right for you: MRAD or MOA? Accuracy at long-range requires a significant degree of precision, which is why

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California Under 21 Rifle Ban Struck Down

A 2-1 panel of the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals said California’s ban on most adults aged 18-to-20 being able to buy semi-auto rifles didn’t jive with the Second Amendment.

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New Sig P229 PRO

Sig recently updated the P229 to make it optics-ready with a lightened PRO-style slide and flush-fit 15+1 round mags, an update from the old 13-rounders that go back to the unsung P228.

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New Sig Cross PRS

The rebooted Bushmaster Firearms keeps introducing everything except what the people really want– a return of the ACR modular rifle, the newest entry being their Bravo Zulu rifle.

Bushmaster Rolls Legend

The rebooted Bushmaster Firearms keeps introducing everything except what the people really want– a return of the ACR modular rifle, the newest entry being their Bravo Zulu rifle.

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Masada Slims up for Summer

IWI US has announced their popular series of Masada 9mm pistols and will soon have a thinner brother join the lineup sometime later this year, dubbed the Masada Slim.