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The Best 1-4x Scope

Among the variety of scopes on the market today, the 1-4x magnification range is one of the most popular choices of many hunters and sport-shooters. Almost every manufacturer makes a scope in this specification and the prices can range from affordable to the very high end. Finding the best 1-4x scope can be difficult with an endless array of options, …

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Best Scope for 243 Winchester

The 243 Winchester round has been a staple for small game hunting as well as target and long-range shooters since it was first introduced in 1955. Accuracy in all these applications is critical, especially at long range, and the addition of a scope to your 243 rifle will greatly improve your grouping and make shooting more enjoyable. Choosing the best …

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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 …

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Best Scope For 270 Winchester (Top 5)

The 270 Winchester is an excellent bolt action hunting rifle for taking down deer, hogs, or other smaller game. It will do fine up against an elk, but since it doesn’t have quite as much power as a 30-06, would probably be better suited as a more medium-range rifle, whereas a lot of the time, elk hunting is more of …

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Best AR 10 Scope (Top 5)

Alright, you went for the AR-10 over the ever-popular AR-15. It is a great choice and an excellent rifle to own. Now you need to know what the best AR-10 scope is to complete the package.  You need a scope that will provide the best accuracy and is made for longer distances. You will need a scope that provides quick …

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How To Disassemble A Rifle Scope

When most people clean a rifle, they immediately think of the steps to disassemble the rifle to give it a good thorough cleaning. So what if you want to do a thorough cleaning of your scope? This guide will cover how to disassemble a rifle scope, how far you actually want to take disassembly, and the proper steps. Complete Disassembly …

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How To Paint A Rifle Scope

A nice painted scope is a great way to personalize and stay camouflaged. You don’t need to pay a higher price for a factory painted scope. Do it yourself and save some money while being able to choose the colors and pattern yourself and match it up perfectly with your rifle. There are also techniques for a permanent and non-permanent …

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How To Make A Night Vision Scope For Air Rifle

Night vision is an awesome option to have for your scope, and what a cool accessory! As with much of the great gun add-ons out there, night vision scopes can be expensive to very expensive. When you are talking about adding one to an air rifle, this exuberant expense could beat the price of your rifle combined with all of …

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How To Clean A Rifle Scope

Have you ever looked through your scope while hunting to see a dark, creeping shadow to the side of you, or maybe even a disfigured Bigfoot, and had to lower your rifle to double check? Then you find that there’s some foreign smudge on your scope lens that’s throwing you all out of whack. Well, specs happen so we have …