Iron sights are a simple yet effective aiming system used on firearms, including rifles, to help shooters align their weapon with the intended target. They have been the standard sighting mechanism for firearms for centuries and remain relevant today, even with the advent of advanced optics such as scopes and red dot sights. Iron sights […]
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Vortex Optics, an American-owned company, has made a name for itself in the optics industry by offering top-quality products at competitive prices. Their riflescopes are known for their innovative designs, high-quality glass, and durability, making them popular choices among hunters and shooting enthusiasts. In this article, we will explore where Vortex Optics riflescopes are manufactured
When it comes to attaching your scope to your rifle, you’re going to need scope rings. However, over the years, many different types of scope rings have been designed. Some are still pertinent today, while others were merely a gimmick or a play by a scope ring company to make something unique. Because of this,
The scope that is fitted on your rifle can be adjusted up, down, left, and right to improve your aiming accuracy. These adjustments are carried out through two separate sets of dials or turrets on the scope that are called adjustments for elevation and windage. Comparing Hunting vs Tactical Scopes – What are the Differences?
Red dot optics are popular for shooters who need good support for close-quarter shooting. The CVLIFE 1x28x40 fits right into this category, as it provides excellent clarity and accuracy at a price that most shooters can afford. Additionally, the sight’s sleek design makes it perfect for use on ARs and other rifles. CVLIFE was kind
There’s no doubt both the Burris Fullfield II as well as the Vortex Crossfire II are excellent low-cost rifle scopes. They are sturdy and offer solid capabilities for hunting scopes. Vortex has risen to be one of the most recommended and sought-after scope brands in the last few years. That reputation is due to their
You might be wondering what the differences between two scopes within a single family, namely the Vortex Viper, are. You might be surprised that there’s more than one letter (H vs P) that makes both of these scopes very different. It might be a little unfortunate that Vortex named both scope series Viper. Yet, besides
In the last few years we saw a spike in scopes with 6x to 8x and lately even 10x zoom ranges. Two of the most popular scopes with a 1-8x magnification range are the Primary Arms 1-8x and the Vortex Strike Eagle 1-8x scopes. Scopes with a large zoom are getting cheaper and more capable.
The Vortex Venom is one of the latest mid-range units from the popular Vortex brand. Although this sight has received mostly positive reviews, it does have some drawbacks. The most notable one is its problems with the red dot that some users report. While most users have been satisfied with the Venom, there are some
If you ever tried browsing rifle scopes, you probably got distracted by a variety of additional features and fancy specs. And we don’t blame you; it would be weird if you didn’t. However, you probably also understand that buying a rifle scope goes beyond it being easy on the eye. With that in mind, when