Category Archives: Optics

Magnification vs. Light


And the Vortex 20-60x85mm Razor HD Spotting Scope. Two of the attributes most commonly advertised for marketing purposes by manufacturers

Rigged For Long Range


Bushnell’s New Tactical Scope Is A Game-Changer. When stacked up against Steiner and Schmidt & Bender, Bushnell’s XRS 4.5-30x50mm Elite

Protect Your Glass


Scopes Are Tough, But Accidents Happen. Bolt-action rifles, for example, will take a lot of abuse in a hunting or

Point-Of-Impact Shift


Benchrest competition offers some scope innovations other precision shooters may apply. Do riflescopes shift point-of-impact and for what reasons? They

Easier Holdover Hits


The Zeiss Conquest 4.5-14x50mm MC Riflescope. Zeiss’ American Conquest riflescopes represent a good bargain for varminters, hunters, and competitors. Almost

Elite Tactical Riflescope


Bushnell’s New DMR 3.5-24x50mm Bushnell has entered the tactical market, and the result is surprisingly good. From the massive bubble-wrapped

On, Off, On, Off


How Good Are Quick Detachable Mounts? How many times have you heard the statement, “These mounts return to zero… perfectly”?