Gear Review: Primary Arms 1-6x ACSS Reticle Scope

  A year ago we reviewed the .22 LR version of Primary Arms’s ACSS reticle optics line, which is made to quickly and intuitively range cans, bottles, and clay pigeons out to 200 yards. Focused...
Primary Arms GLX 2.5-10x44 Rifle Scope

Gear Review: Primary Arms GLX 2.5-10×44 FFP Rifle Scope

The best part of this job is learning new thing about the gun world. Today I had to learn how to handle a proper optic. Most of my optics fall into the prism, red...
Primary Arms GLx 2.5-10X44mm Riflescope (image courtesy JWT for

Optic Review: Primary Arms GLx 2.5-10x44mm FFP Riflescope

Primary Arms has made a big name for itself in the budget optics world. They've produced feature-packed optics with a renowned reticle and OK glass. The new GLx 2.5-10x44 FFP riflescope is a step...

Scope Review: Leupold Mark 5HD 5-25×56

For about six months now I have been shooting with this Leupold Mark 5HD 5-25x56.  And absolutely love it. Okay, maybe love is a bit much. To love a scope, I'd have to have it...

Gear Review: Primary Arms 2.5x ACSS Prism Scope

23 Prism scopes offer fixed magnification -- typically between 1x and 5x -- and compact size, like a red dot, but the use of an etched reticle means they function even if the electronics give...
VUDU 1-8X24mm (image courtesy JWT for

Optic Review: EOTech Vudu 1-8x24mm SFP Riflescope

EOTech has been a leader in zero magnification holographic optics since the 1990s, and for almost two decades has been one of the premier go-to optics for the US Special Operations close quarters optics. More...
Atibal Apex 4-14x44 FFP Rifle Scope

Optic Review: Atibal Apex 4-14×44 FFP Rifle Scope

There are more new shooters and more shooters on a tight budget than ever before. Fortunately, budget optics are better than they've ever been. Atibal Optics is an American company that designs their scopes in...
Leupold Santiam Spotting Scope (image courtesy JWT for

Optic Review: Leupold SX-5 Santiam HD 27-55x80mm Spotting Scope

I'm committed to reviewing more budget priced optics over the next year, especially since there are so many new gun owners out there. But it's nice to get some time behind truly top-of-the-line glass,...
SIG Sauer ROMEO5XDR Red Dot Sight

Gear Review: SIG Sauer ROMEO5XDR Red Dot Sight

The SIG ROMEO5 series of red dot sights has become one of the more popular budget red dot optic lines. These compact optics come in various configurations, including my favorite, the XDR series. The...
Pinty Pro 1x30mm Red Dot Sight With Laser

Gear Review: The Pinty Pro 1x30mm Red Dot Sight With Laser

Pinty is a company I had never heard of, but when they contacted us about a review, I said sure and quickly ordered one of their Pro Series red dot optics. Pinty is a...

Gear Review: Vortex Fury HD 5000 10×42 Rangefinding Binoculars

When I first got the Vortex Fury HD 5000 rangefinding binoculars to review, I envisioned focusing on hunting trips. But then I enrolled in a precision rifle course at Government Training Institute - Legion...

Gear Review: Holosun HS503C Circle Dot Sight

A few months ago I stumbled upon Holosun Technologies, a company out of Florida that makes a range of red dot optics. Nearly all of them employ a solar panel to provide power to...