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The view from the author’s blind with the expanded BDC reference chart for 6X pinned up. Together with a rangefinder and the Monarch 7 scope even shots way out there are easy.

Review: The New Nikon Monarch 7 Riflescope

by Eric R. Poole 0

We’re not supposed to pass on a buck on Day 1 that we’d be willing to shoot on the last… more »

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Mini Red Dot Sights for Pistols

by Chris Mudgett 0

We’ve gone from mammoth red dots seen on handguns as early as 1980 to this: the micro sight. When Aimpoint… more »

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A History of Pistol-Mounted Red Dots

by Patrick Sweeney 0

Our editor, Eric Poole, made the mistake of asking me an open-ended question: “What do you remember about the early… more »

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Visiting Aimpoint Optics in Sweden

by Eric R. Poole 0

The red dot was invented to support the hobby of a Swedish engineer named Gunnar Sandberg more than 40 years… more »

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Meopta: The Best-Kept Secret in Optics

by Tom Beckstrand 0

Meopta is the best-kept secret in the optics industry. Headquartered in the Czech Republic, the company began making military optics… more »

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Why You Need a Variable Power Scope for Hunting

by Craig Boddington 0

Back in the 1960s, when I was a young shooter, variable-power riflescopes were fairly new and widely distrusted. In those… more »

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Tips for Aiming with Scopes

by G&A Staff 0

Aiming with scopes might not seem difficult at first. In principle, all shooters have to do is line up the… more »

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Nightforce SHV F1 4-14x50mm Scope Review

by Keith Wood 0

A few years ago, Nightforce Optics set out to produce a line of scopes aimed at a wider consumer market;… more »

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How Reflex Sights Will Help Your Shooting

by Richard Nance 0

Red dot or reflex sights have been popular AR-15 accessories for years because they simplify the aiming process. Unlike iron… more »

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Steiner T5Xi Scope Review

by Tom Beckstrand 0

It used to be that if you wanted Steiner’s top-of-the-line scope, you paid north of $3,000 for some sweet German-made… more »

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Review: Leupold Golden Ring Spotting Scope & Impact Reticle

by Chris Mudgett 0

It’s that time of year again! The scouting season is beginning, and the range is finally thawing out. It’s time… more »

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Sightmark Pinnacle Scope Review

by Tom Beckstrand 0

Sightmark is a lesser known optics company, but it has recently brought a premier scope line to market. The Sightmark… more »

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Thoughts on Detachable Scope Mounts

by Craig Boddington 0

Part of the drill before any hunting season is getting to the range and making sure everything is right. For many… more »

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Schmidt and Bender Scopes

by Tom Beckstrand 0

My first experience with Schmidt and Bender scopes was when I transferred from a regular Special Forces A-team to a… more »

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Nikon Monarch 7 Scope Review

by Tom Beckstrand 0

The Nikon Monarch 7 scope is packed with some unique technology. Nikon is a big company that manufactures a lot… more »

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FBI HRT Adopts Aimpoint Micro

by G&A Online Editors 0

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is equipping its elite teams with Aimpoint Micros. Specifically, the FBI Hostage Rescue Team and Defensive… more »

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Why a Red Dot is a Good First Optic

by Keith Wood 0

The beginning shooter is asked to drink from a fire hose of information. Watch your muzzle. Keep your finger off… more »

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Beginner’s Guide to Mounting Optics

by Keith Wood 0

There’s nothing that makes shooting a rifle easier than the addition of an optic. Instead of forcing your eye to… more »

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USPSA Adds New Division

by Evan Brune 0

  The United States Practical Shooting Association has added a provisional Carry Optics division to its competition categories for the… more »

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Leupold Screw-On Adjustment Dials Announced

by G&A Online Editors 0

Tired of scrounging around in your pockets for a quarter to adjust your scope windage a few clicks? Leupold &… more »

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Nikon Introduces ProStaff 7 Riflescope Line

by G&A Online Editors 0

Clear that scope rail, guys. You’ve got something new to put on it. Today, Nikon introduced its brand-new line of… more »

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First Look: The Trijicon MRO (Miniature Rifle Optic)

by Eric R. Poole 0

The Trijicon MRO (Miniature Rifle Optic) is an all-American-made, rugged and fully sealed tactical reflex sight. It was developed with the… more »

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TrackingPoint Rifle Hacked

by G&A Online Editors 0

The smart rifle has been outsmarted. Over the course of a year, security researchers Runa Sandvik and Michael Auger studied… more »

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One Shot, One Kill: Intelligent Steiner Optics

by G&A Online Editors 0

For the soldier on a battlefield, it’s a full-time job staying aware and alive, which forces accuracy and precision to… more »

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Great Binos for Any Hunter or Shooter

by Joseph von Benedikt 0

If you know what to look for, you can find an affordable binocular well fit to your needs. At the… more »

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Leupold Redesigns Gold Ring Spotting Scopes

by G&A Online Editors 0

Leupold has redesigned its renowned Gold Ring Spotting Scope line. The newly designed Leupold Gold Ring Spotting Scopes incorporate a… more »

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How to Properly Zero a Rifle in Five Steps

by Craig Boddington 0

It doesn’t matter whether you’re going hunting or planning a fun day at the range; you want to hit what… more »

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First Look: Leupold Mount Systems App

by G&A Online Editors 0

While choosing an optic for a firearm can be difficult enough, finding the correct mount for a given firearm and… more »

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First Look: Trijicon AccuPower Riflescopes

by G&A Online Editors 0

For 2015, Trijicon is introducing an all-new line of sporting riflescopes designed to offer shooters superior optics for applications ranging… more »

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Sighting Solutions: 10 Great Optics at Every Price Point

by Joseph von Benedikt 0

Given the technology that goes into making modern firearm optics, it’s a wonder that decent scopes are available today for… more »

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