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How To Use a Spotting Scope for Shooting

Spotting scopes are interesting optics used to see a wide variety of objectives. They can be used to stare at the stars, watch birds,...
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How To Clean Your Binoculars and Spotting Scope ( Full Explanation )

Imagine it’s early in the morning, and the sun has only risen a bit. The world is still quiet and dark. But somewhere in...
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How Far Can You See with Binoculars and Spotting Scopes?

Man, this is a hard question to answer! It has tons and tons of answers. Frankly, it is too open-ended to answer realistically for...
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Spotting Scope Vs Binoculars – Which One Is Better For YOU?

In the world of observation optics, two kinds reign supreme. These are binoculars and spotting scopes. Both are magnified optics, and both give you...
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Looking Through Binoculars 101: How to Focus, Adjust, and More

 Using binoculars seem to be simple in nature. It's two lenses you stick to your face and look at things through. But if you've...
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Review: Steiner T1042r Tactical Binoculars

  Outdoor Empire pick for the best tactical binoculars. Throughout the time I spent in the Marine Corps, I learned to appreciate what solid optics can...
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What is Eye Relief and How It Works?

 If you have browsed or perused any type of optic, you may have noticed one of the specs is called eye relief. Eye relief can be...
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Night Vision Versus Thermal Imaging – Full Comparison!

When it comes to choosing an electronic optic, you have a lot of decisions to make. For nighttime use, you will be looking at both night...
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6 Night Vision Safety Essentials to Follow! + Cleaning/Care Guide

Night vision devices are fascinating. The technology behind them is incredible. Their evolution from systems so large you need a backpack to tote them, to...
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How To Use Binoculars When You Have Glasses ( 2 Methods )

Just using binoculars might be tricky for some folks, not to even mention wearing eyeglasses on top of that too.There used to be a...

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