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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...
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...
Pulsar Core FXD50

Thermal Imaging 101: What It Is and How It Works?

“Hey check these out,” my friend and fellow Marine said as he handed me a small monocular. It looks a bit like our PVS...
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...
Kolsol KY600

How Laser Rangefinder Works? Explained!

Hunting electronics are simply excellent. Most of its users though don't have an idea how they work or how to repair them when they’re broken. Rangefinders...
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7 Best Budget Binoculars Under $100 in 2019

Generally, the phrase "you get what you pay for" applies more to binoculars and rifle scopes than many other products. But that doesn't mean you...
night vision vs thermal

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...

9 Best Night Vision Scopes Reviewed ( All Generations & Budgets )

Who doesn’t love shooting? We all do, right? But what about at night? Shooting at night can be safe, legal, and fun. One of...
Hunter looking through binoculars

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...
spotter checking the distance to target with long-range rangefinder

The 5 Best Rangefinders For Long Range Shooters In 2019: The Definitive Guide (with...

Long range shooting is an exact science. To be successful, the shooter must know and understand a long list of variables. Of course, “long range”...