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First Look: Swarovski Z8i Riflescope

Swarovski is continuing to innovate in the optics market with the release of its new Z8i riflescope line.
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First Look: New Burris Optics for 2016

Burris Optics has introduced new products for 2016, and now offers an online ballistic tool for optics users.
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SIG Sauer Expands KILO Rangefinder Line

SIG Sauer has added two new products to its respected KILO rangefinder line: the KILO850 and the KILO1250.
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Scope Review: Tract Optics Toric Ultra HD

The new Toric Ultra HD from Tract Optics offers a ton of performance at an accessible price point.
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Beretta Defense Technologies to Appear on Sportsman Channel

Beretta Defense Technologies (BDT) combines four leading manufacturers to produce some of the best weaponry and equipment solutions in the market. Watch to learn more.
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Meopta Shoots for Compact Accuracy with MeoRed Reflex Sight

Meopta is offering shooters a low-profile option in reflex sights that still has all the features to stay on target.
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Gear of the Year: Best Optics of 2015

Manufacturers have produced a number of optics over the course of the past year. Here’s a look at our picks for the best optics of 2015.
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Shooter Ready Review: Long-Range Shooting Simulation

The Shooter Ready long-range shooting simulation allows you to get lots of range estimation practice using your reticle, without burning up any ammo.
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Small Game Precision: CZ 455 Varmint Review

A modestly priced .22 with exceptional out-of-the-box accuracy is topped with the Leatherwood USMC Sniper scope, making for one classy rimfire.
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Wayne van Zwoll: Get the Right Scope for the Right Rifle

In this Gun Digest blog, Wayne van Zwoll explains differences between rifle scopes. Matching the scope to the rifle is important.

AR-15 Scopes and Optics

AR-15 scopes are pretty simple; after all, you're just picking a scope for a rifle. Of course in the defensive, law-enforcement or military context, durability becomes much more important than in hunting.

Optics Options Abound

Better hunting optics deliver more detail, brighter images, clearer aim and less eye-strain during long glassing sessions. Here's a look at some of the best scopes and binoculars.

Tactical Video: SHOT Show 2009 Aimpoint Spotlight

Check out Aimpoint's new micro sights and mounts for handguns and rifles.

Hands On! The Toughest Scope You’ll Ever Shoot

The Nightforce is burly enough to take a beating, yet gracefully maintains synergy with both heavy and light firearms.

Hands On! Alpen Apex Binoculars Great for Duty Use

The Alpen APEX binos, Model 495 offer 10x42 magnification in an amazingly small and tough package.

Hands On! Trijicon Reflex Gets You On Target, Fast

The new Trijicon Reflex is a non-magnified, self-luminous sight engineered to provide additional light gathering capabilities.

MUST READ ARTICLES

Gun and firearm optics, including spotting scopes, riflescopes, binoculars, red-dot scope reviews from Gun Digest. No matter what application you need to address, these optics reviews are your starting point to locating the right glass. Also check out: AccessoriesAmmunitionReloadingSuppressors


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