Tag Archives: Scopes

Why High-End Scopes Cost That Much?

Rifle scope mounted with picatinny mount on a sniper rifle

If you’ve spent any time shopping for scopes you’ve probably been surprised at how much the price scale varies. Even a cursory glance at a big retail site like Amazon shows me scopes ranging from 25 dollars to well over 2,000 dollars. Many people wonder why they should spend nearly as much or even more on a scope than they …

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LUCID P7 Unboxing Mini Review

Optics for modern rifles have been an ever evolving animal as their surge in popularity over the past decade has seen innovation and adaption try to meet a hungry demand among military, law enforcement, and civilian shooting customers. Faster, light weight, clearer, wide field of view, bullet drop, wide variable zoom range, holographic, battery life, non-battery powered… and even WiFi …

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Trijicon 1-6 AccuPoint Review Radioactive Goodness

The worst part of getting to do what we do here is when we have to send a product back. I’m not going to lie I stalled the hell out of this article because the idea of shipping the AccuPoint 1-6 scope back to Trijicon pretty much breaks my heart. So it is with a bittersweet feeling I write this …

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AR-15 Do’s and Don’ts

AR-15 Do's and Don'ts full playlist of all videos

Youtube is an incredibly valuable source of information if you can weed through the chaff to find the people worth following. One of my prefered Youtubers is Highjak86. He has been working on a multi-part series called AR-15 Do’s and Don’ts. It is by far one of the better video series I have seen on the topic. If you are new …

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Back Up Sights For The AR

Our good friends over at andersonrifles.com shared this recently and gave us permission to re-print it. If you are not aware of Anderson MFG also known as Anderson Rifles then you will really enjoy the review we are working on. They make some really quality products and have developed an incredible coating for weapon parts that we will go into in the …

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Coming Soon

We are very please to have made some great partnerships and friendships with some serious industry partners.   Here is a taste of some of the reviews and articles we have coming over the next few weeks.   Review of  Patriot Defense Training LLC in Jackson Michigan. We will be sending out one of our guys to review the Carbine level …

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Making Your Glass Work For You

This was posted on http://www.gunclassifieds.com/blog/making-your-glass-work-for-you/ by GunClassifieds.com. With my recent review of the Primary Arms 4-16×44 scope I thought it would be great to add this How-to by Robert Hathaway. When it comes to choosing what optics to put on your new rifle, you have a lot of choices. The first thing that you need to do it ask your self a few …

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Primary Arms 4-16×44 Illuminated Mil Dot Scope Review

Disclaimer: This scope was purchased by me with no discount. My review reflects my feelings with no compensation from Primary Arms. The links in this article are for your use and I do not receive any payment for these. A few weeks back I received my shipment from Primary Arms. In this was the Primary Arms 4-16X44 Illuminated Mil Dot Scope PA416X [Mount:Primary Arms Scope Mount] at …

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248 Shooter Gets Updated

I am proud to announce that today we have made several major updates to 248shooter.com.   You may notice our new logo. I am working to get this updated to get rid of that nasty white edge around it and a new version should be online soon.   We have also created a Facebook Page here. Please be sure to like …

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Primary Arms

After writing this review I have decided to make this a 2 part review. The first is related to Primary Arms as a company to do business with and the second will be a full review of the actual scope I purchased.   Recently I have been looking to increase my rifle skills at Oakland County Sportsman’s Club. My cheap Barska …

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