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Optics 101: Light Transmission Explained!

Regardless of what kind of optic you have -- a spotting scope, a rangefinder, a pair of binoculars, or a sniper scope, there may...
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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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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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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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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...
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How To Choose A Long-Range Shooting Reticle? ( 3 Great Reticles )

Everything about long-range shooting requires a degree of specialized equipment. Different types of shooting have different expectations. A red dot reticle wouldn’t be used...
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Rifle Scope Turret Systems, Explained! ( A Complete Guide )

Turrets, a name that makes people envision those towers on the side of castles or machine guns on the top of humvees. Or, if...
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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...