Halo XRT6

Review: Halo XRT6 – An Angel of a Rangefinder?

  Outdoor Empire best for the money rangefinder Technology is a truly amazing thing. I can hold a pocket-sized optic in my hand, and with the press of a...
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...
digiscoping with Swarovski scope

Getting Started With Digiscoping ( All You Need To Know )

One interesting aspect of spotting scopes is the ability to turn them into a powerful camera lens. Digiscoping applies to both spotting scopes and...
man holding binoculars

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...
Simmons Volt 600

Review: Simmons Volt 600 Laser Rangefinder

Outdoor Empire top pick as budget rangefinder. When rangefinders came out, all they did was give distance. The new features of bullet compensation, arrow arc...
Man looking through compact binoculars

The 8 Best Compact Binoculars Reviewed in 2019 ( Hiking, Travelling etc )

Every outdoor enthusiast needs a pair of binoculars. Whether you're hiking, hunting, bird watching, or traveling through a new land, a good pair of glass...
Vortex Ranger 1500

Review: Vortex Ranger 1500 – Is it Worth the Cost? 

Outdoor Empire pick for the best long-range shooting rangefinder Is quality your biggest concern when purchasing a rangefinder? Is budget not an issue? If you answered yes...
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 States....
Various lenses

Optics 101: Anti-Reflective Lens Coatings

We live in a time where optics are clearer than they have ever been before. You can see farther and better in low light conditions, allowing you...
scope mount on rifle

How to Choose A Scope Mount? ( Scope Rings Vs 1-Piece Mount )

Scopes mounts are the handshake that creates a unification between rifle and scope. They are crucial to a successful and accurate gun, and are...