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...
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...
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...
hunting vs golf laser rangefinder

Hunting VS Golf Rangefinders, Differences Explained!

A laser rangefinder is a device used to measure the distance between you and a target. That target could be a 10-point buck, hole...
Hunter with a shotgun and pair of binoculars

6 Best Binoculars For Hunting Deer, Elk & Other Game

If you're hunting, you need binoculars. It's as simple as that. In order to ethically take a shot, you need to identify the target animal species...
reflective vs non reflective target

Rangefinder Reflective Vs Non-Reflective Target Range Explained!

Let’s say you are in the market for the best rangefinder. You are doing your research, weighing your options, and thinking about those really...
night vision goggles

How Does Traditional & Digital Night Vision Work!

Without a doubt, night vision revolutionized warfare. It gave forces with this amazing technology an unparalleled advantage when the sun went down. To this day, it gives American...
tripod on mountain

What To Look For In A Spotting Scope Tripod?

You might want to check our guide on how to select a best spotting scope before you start considering tripods for it. So what is...
view through a thermal scope

How to Sight in a Thermal Scope ( 6-Step Process )

You’ve gone off and bought yourself a thermal scope. It was likely a significant investment, but it’s one you won’t regret. Thermal optics are...