Tag Archives: Optics

Nikon Introduces New Riflescope For .300 AAC Blackout

The .300 AAC Blackout has taken the industry by storm and is considered one of the hottest new cartridges for hunting feral hogs with AR/MSR platform rifles.  This versatile cartridge provides the ability to shoot subsonic ammunition for low-noise applications and supersonic ammunition for longer-range shots. Nikon has developed the all-new P-300 BLK riflescope to embrace both applications and to harness the effectiveness of this exciting new caliber.
Nikon Introduces New Riflescope For .300 AAC Blackout                               Nikon Introduces New Riflescope For .300 AAC Blackout

Nikon Debuts ACULON A211 Binocular

The ACULON A211 binocular officially launches Nikon’s all-new ACULON optics family to the world.  With seven fixed power and two zoom models, every adventure can now be enhanced with an economically priced quality optic.


Red Dot Tactical-Derp Actually Turns out to be Pretty Useful

Alternate Headline: How many cheap optics can you hang on an AR?

So, I was gonna take a picture of the AR with both a 3×9 scope and a red dot on it just for the comedic value of it all… but as I was mounting it all up I began to wonder if it would actually work out as an effective magnifier for the red dot.

Tactical Derp

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Bushnell TRS-25 Drop Test

Alternate Headline: Butter Fingers

Bushnell TRS-25 Micro Red Dot Sight Review

Yeah, sometimes my carelessness gets the better of me and stuff ends up on the ground. I’m not accident prone or anything like that, but it seems like once every six months or so my fingers get the butter on them.

This time it was the Bushnell TRS-25. Some of you might have read the review I did a while back, but if not the TRS-25 is a budget red dot optic very much akin to the Aimpoint Micro. Its one of the more outstanding budget optics that I have ever seen, and its been running great the entire time that I have had it. Oh, and did I mention that it will only cost ya about $80?

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IO Cover acquired by Tango Down

I mentioned this upstart endeavour a while back… They were soliciting online donations to get their product off and running, but they have now decided that its just better to sell to Tango Down. Well done… and it just does to show you that if you build a better mouse trap (and get the whole blog-o-sphere to start talking about it)… yada, yada, yada.


Suburban Reviews Primary Arms Red Dots

Yes, over at Suburban’s place he gives a run down on his experiences with several of the Primary Arms Red Dots. The reviews are kind of mixed, but overall I would say its a pretty good report.

*You know, you Primary Arms guys still have yet to send one of those red dots my way for review. What gives?

$50 Instant Savings On Nikon RifleHunter 1000 Rangefinder

From now through Nov. 15, 2012, Nikon is offering a $50 Instant Savings with the purchase of a RifleHunter 1000 Laser Rangefinder.  The price after the $50 Instant Savings is $299.95.

“The RifleHunter 1000 was engineered to be the go-to rangefinder for any rifle hunting situation,” said Jon Allen, General Manager of Nikon Sport Optics.  “Long range capabilities, better optics, the latest technologies; they’re all included in this do-it-all rangefinder.” Read Full Post…