Gear & Reviews

June 4, 2014

New First Lite Gear for 2014

First Lite continued to expand their outerwear line for 2014. New items include a jacket built just for cold-weather whitetail hunters, all the way to new rain gear that allows hunters to endure high-country storms. Here's a look at the new offerings.
June 3, 2014

Gear Review – Vanguard PH-111V, 2-Way Fluid Pan Head

I have been using the Promaster 6160 for the last 3 years and it has been a great pan head for me. The Vanguard is better in every way, smoother adjustments, locking adjustments, locking quick release plate, more compact and LIGHTER by 2 oz!
May 30, 2014
Rapid Release Binocular to Tripod Adapter

Rapid Release Binocular to Tripod Adapter Review

If you've never used a tripod to stabilize your binoculars, you're missing out on what your optics are truly capable of. And this Rapid Release Adapter makes it easy to pair and quickly detach the binoculars and tripod.
May 8, 2014
Leica APO Televid

Leica Apo-Televid 25-50x65mm Spotting Scope Review

Leica is known for having some of the best optics in the business but for the most part they aren’t heavily marketed to hunters like some of […]
May 8, 2014
Ziess Diascope 65 Angled

Zeiss Diascope 15-56x65mm Spotting Scope Review

We scoured the internet for a decent review of the Diascope 65 and found nothing, so we were excited to get out and put it to the test. […]
May 8, 2014
Vortex Razor HD 16-48x65mm

Vortex Razor HD 16-48x65mm Angled Spotting Scope Review

After the huge success of the 85mm Razor HD, Vortex came out with the smaller 65mm in 2013 as well as a 50mm version. The 65mm is a great lightweight […]
May 8, 2014
Swarovski ATX Lineup

Swarovski ATX 25-60x65mm Spotting Scope Review

Swarovski’s new ATX modular system is a revolutionary new idea in spotting scopes.  This system integrates the eyepiece and prism into one unit and then offers […]
March 5, 2014
Rick Young Bino Harness, Front

The Best Bino Harness You’ve Never Heard Of

When it comes to bino harnesses, I’ve always been a less is more kinda of guy.  I don’t need or want a small backpack sized compartment […]