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How To Use Bushnell DOA 600 Reticle

Hey there, sharpshooter! Aiming for those far-off targets but sick of using good ole-fashioned Kentucky windage and Arkansas elevation? If so, consider stepping up your game by learning how to use the Bushnell DOA 600 reticle to increase your accuracy and precision for out to 600 yards! The DOA 600 is a bullet-drop-compensator (BDC) reticle (for more info on these …

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What Is A Side Focus On A Scope

Most people who own scopes are fairly familiar with adjustments made with the windage and elevation knobs. The elevation knob is on top of the scope and moves the reticle up and down, while the windage knob is generally on the right side of the scope and moves the reticle left and right. Uh-oh, you have a third knob on …

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How To Drill And Tap A Rifle For Scope Mounts

It’s always fun when you come across those cool old rifles that have never been set up for a scope. Many people love to have them and shoot them, then want to fit a nice scope onto them. The very best way to do this is to take it to a gunsmith to ensure it’s done right, and your rifle …

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How To Mount A Scope On A Lever Action Rifle

I love lever action rifles! It is just so satisfying working that lever, and I feel that it makes for a more steady hold on your firearm. If you are like me, you may want to do a number of shooting or hunting activities with these sweet rifles, and adding a scope onto the gun may be high on your …

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How To Use A Rangefinder Scope

You are planning a hunting trip with your buddy and think you have everything you need. Your rifle with a nice scope on it, rangefinder, binoculars, compass, plus all of the other necessary items in your day pack, or camping pack depending on how long and far you plan to trek. It seems like a lot of optics to tote …

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How To Sight In A 22 Rifle Scope Quickly And Easily

Ever found yourself doing everything right in lining up a target, steadying your breath, slowly and smoothly squeezing on the trigger, and still missing your intended shot for no apparent reason? You may be dealing with an un-sighted in rifle scope! In this guide, we will show you the fastest, easiest way for how to sight in a 22 rifle …

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How To Fix Crosshairs On A Scope

It’s an exciting thing to get any brand new piece of equipment for your rifle, but a new scope tops it. It’s such an important addition that can make or break your hunt and can be very expensive as well. It goes without saying that when you’re out shooting in any application and your reticle breaks free and spins it …

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How To Put A Scope On A Daisy BB Gun

Adding a scope to a BB gun is not as difficult as you may dread. In fact, you can do it easily without any alterations to the gun. In just a few simple steps you can have your scope set up and be plinking your targets accurately. You only need a few common sense items that shouldn’t require you to …

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How To Sight In A Rifle Scope Without Shooting

Have you ever wondered how to sight in a rifle scope without shooting? Why would we do this? It’s called bore sighting, and there are a number of reasons why you’d want to do this. Maybe you are not at a proper range or shooting location. Maybe you want to save some money and not spend your ammo on test …

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How To Shim A Rifle Scope

You may have heard of shimming from a construction standpoint; shimming a door or window. Did you know you can shim a rifle scope? It’s not the best solution but it works for a temporary fix. You may need to use this technique if your scope gets severely knocked out of alignment before a hunt or, in the case of …