Best Image Stabilized Binoculars | Sig Zulu6 HDX vs Kite APC

Best image stabilized binoculars. Sig Zulu6 HDX vs Kite Optics APC.

Things are changing in the world of optics. Are image stabilized binoculars any good? If so, which ones are the best for hunting? What are the advantages and disadvantages of image stabilized binoculars, and in what situations would you replace your favorite pair of standard binoculars with image stabilized binoculars? We will attempt to sort … Read more

Tricer Tripod Review | Tricer-BC vs Tricer-AD vs GTP-1 – Innovative Game Changers?

Tricer USA Tripod review

I first learned about Tricer tripods several years ago when I heard founder Drew Miles on a hunting podcast describe several products they were producing for backcountry hunters, including some innovative tripod designs that utilized trekking poles for legs such as the Tricer GTP-1. That discussion piqued my interest and I have followed them ever … Read more

Nightforce NX8 4-32×50 Scope Review | Crazy Durable, But Worth The Money?

Nightforce NX8 scope review

Unless you have been living under a rock for the last 20-plus years, you have heard of Nightforce Optics. The Nightforce NX8 riflescope is one of their more popular models, boasting some impressive specs and one that can easily be used for hunting or match shooting. Nightforce established a reputation for rugged and reliable optics … Read more

Athlon Ares ETR 3-18×50 Riflescope Review | Extreme Temperature & Long Range Tested

Athlon Ares ETR Scope Review

For this review of the Athlon Ares ETR UHD 3-18×50 riflescope, I had the chance to put it through a year of hard use, both in the field on hunting trips and at the range. I received this scope from Athlon late in October 2022 after my general deer hunt was over, but I still … Read more

Sig Kilo 6K Review | Kilo 6K HD Compact vs Kilo 10K ABS | Small but Powerful Package

Best rangefinder binoculars for hunting - rangefinder binoculars review

The world of rangefinding binoculars has changed. Are you still sacrificing optical quality to have a two-in-one? This Sig Kilo 6K review comes on the heels of our monster rangefinder binocular review, where we had the unique opportunity to put a majority of the rangefinding binoculars on the market side by side, test them for … Read more

Kowa TSN 99 Review | Kowa Optics Defying Again | Kowa Spotting Scope Review

Kowa TSN 99 Review

With the introduction of other big optics, this Kowa TSN 99 review was something that we really wanted to put together. How does this Kowa TSN 99 spotting scope stack up against the uber popular Kowa TSN 88 spotting scope? We had the luxury of putting these two side by side to see the difference … Read more

Athlon Ares Spotting Scope Review & Comparison | 65mm vs 85mm | INSANE VALUE!

Athlon Ares Spotting Scope comparison. Ares 65mm vs 85mm spotting scopes.

Over the past year I have been testing both the Athlon Ares G2 UHD 20-60x85mm Angled Spotting Scope and the Athlon Ares G2 UHD 15-45x65mm Angled Spotting Scope.  We wanted to compare both of these side by side for this review. A while back we did an individual review on the Athlon Ares 85mm version … Read more

10X42 Tract Toric UHD Binoculars Review | Tract Optics = Incredible Value

Tract Toric UHD Binoculars review - Tract Optics Binoculars

Ever since their inception, I have been really intrigued by Tract Optics.  As a huge fan of quality glass, especially SCHOTT Glass, the Tract Toric binoculars were certainly ones that I wanted to try since they are a more affordable option, but still offer this well-known, high performing glass.  When I got the opportunity to … Read more

11 Best Rangefinder Binoculars | TESTED SIDE BY SIDE!

Best rangefinder binoculars for hunting - rangefinder binoculars review

Looking for the best rangefinder binoculars? Well, you’ve come to the right place as we spent the last two years gathering, testing, and using these rangefinder binoculars to find what we liked and didn’t like about them to determine which ones are the best rangefinding binoculars on the market. We looked at these units with … Read more

Tract Toric Spotting Scope Review | Tract Optics High Value 27-55×80 Spotter

Tract Optics Review - Tract Toric 27-55x80mm Spotting Scope Review

If you are in the market for a spotting scope, you may have come across the Tract Toric UHD spotting scope. Tract Optics has been gaining notoriety in the optics world and for good reason. With a focus on producing high quality, high value optics that will perform well beyond their price point, Tract Optics … Read more