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Bushnell Trophy XLT 20-60x65mm

Review: Bushnell Trophy XLT Spotting Scope

Outdoor Empire pick for best spotting scope for the money. Bushnell is a pretty big optics company who has been around for quite some time....
Armasight Spark Core

Review: Armasight Spark CORE

Outdoor Empire pick for best NV monocular for the money. The Armasight Spark CORE is aiming to bring night vision to the masses. Most high-quality night...
Various lenses

Optics 101: Anti-Reflective Lens Coatings

Lens coating was discovered by Alexander Smakula, a Carl Zeiss engineer, in the 1930's. He was credited for developing it, and this completely changed the world...
spotter checking the distance to target with long-range rangefinder

Best Rangefinders For Long Range Shooters w/ Buying Advice

Last updated: 13.07.2017. Added images and improved readability. If you want to learn more about rangefinders, how they work, or what products we recommended for...
Hunter with night vision binocular

Night Vision: Can I Legally Hunt With It?

Is Night Vision Legal? Generally, this is an easy question to answer. Night vision and thermal devices are legal to own in the United...
IR illuminator

Do You Need An Infrared Illuminator For NV? ( Complete Overview )

  Do you need an infrared illuminator? If you plan to use night vision, then yes. Regardless of the type of night vision device you...
ATN NVB5X-2

Review: ATN NVB5X-2 Night Vision Binoculars

Outdoor Empire pick as best NV binocular for the money. Unlike normal binoculars, NV binocs can’t have something crazy like a 20 power magnification. Instead, you...
ATN NVB5X-2 vision of wolf in the dark

Guide To Picking The Best Night Vision Binoculars w/ 3 Reviews

  Outdoor Empire Recommendations   Best for the Money  ATN NVB5X-2 - Full Review ATN is well known for making high-quality optics and accessories. They make a wide variety...
Armasight Nyx7 Gen 2+

Review: Armasight Nyx7-ID Gen 2+ Goggles

Outdoor Empire pick for best NV goggles for the money. Night vision goggles lets you own the night. They enable people to easily walk, shoot and even...
Armasight Spark Core on head mount

How To Choose a Best Night Vision Monocular in 2017

Last update: 20.04.2017. Added images and recommended resource links.     Outdoor Empire Recommendations   Best for the Money Armasight Spark CORE - Full Review If you're aiming for a monocular that gives a clear...

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