The Surprising Tru-Tec 30mm Red Dot Sight with Integrated Laser – Video

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Picture this – you and a hunting buddy are staring down a group of wild hogs. You’re close enough that you speak in hushed voices. “See the bigger one towards the left? He’s mine. No wait, he’s moving right. What Continue reading The Surprising Tru-Tec 30mm Red Dot Sight with Integrated Laser – Video

SHIELD CQS Sight – Not just for Avengers & British Military Anymore

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Quick reality check: When most of us think red dot sight we think Aimpoint, Trijicon, Leupold, EOTech MRDS… But not SHIELD. Mention the word “shield” to an American and we think of Nick Fury and the Avengers movie series. While Continue reading SHIELD CQS Sight – Not just for Avengers & British Military Anymore

Tactical Advantage: Hunt with Red Dot (Reflex) Sights

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I was recently at the range helping a shooter get started with his new AR-15. He was using inexpensive backup sights, but talking about optics so I handed him a rifle with a reflex sight mounted. He immediately closed one Continue reading Tactical Advantage: Hunt with Red Dot (Reflex) Sights

Aimpoint T-1 vs. T-2 Comparison and Review with Video

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For years the Aimpoint T1 has been the gold standard of red dot sights, so when I first got wind of a T2 in the works, I was pretty curious. They sure look a lot alike. Both have 2 MOA Continue reading Aimpoint T-1 vs. T-2 Comparison and Review with Video

Predictable and Exciting Married and Had a Baby: The Aimpoint ACO

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Predictable and Exciting married and had a baby. Predictable’s DNA contributed the red dot, familiar controls and mount. Exciting naturally delivered the surprises – the price point and availability. I’m not writing this off a press release, I’ve used this Continue reading Predictable and Exciting Married and Had a Baby: The Aimpoint ACO

EOTech’s Mini-Me Optic | MRDS Review Like No Other

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What comes to mind when the word “mini” comes up? Mini Cooper? Mini Skirt? Maybe Dr. Evil’s clone Mini-Me from the Austin Powers movies? Probably not the much more pedestrian “Mini Red Dot Sight” or MRDS from EOTech. It is, Continue reading EOTech’s Mini-Me Optic | MRDS Review Like No Other

Teaching Wild Hogs to Cartwheel with a Weatherby Hog Reaper, Aimpoint and DRT Ammo

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Bolt actions are boring, I once thought. Kind of funny that my most spectacular filmed hog hunting shot to date would feature me shooting a bolt action Weatherby. Granted, it was a Hog Reaper chambered in .308 topped with an Continue reading Teaching Wild Hogs to Cartwheel with a Weatherby Hog Reaper, Aimpoint and DRT Ammo