Maven B2 11×45 Binocular Review

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Maven B2 11×45 Binocular Review Editor: Tanner C. Basic Description of Item: Maven Optics is a fairly young company and has only found traction in the industry, starting in the last couple of years. Do not let the lack of exposure fool you, these guys know what they are doing! The overall mission of Maven […]

Kowa 663 Prominar 20-60 x 66 Spotting Scope Review

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Kowa Prominar 663 660 series Spotting Scope Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item: Kowa 663 Spotting Scope with angle eye access. 20-60 zoom eyepiece. Light Weight top of the line spotting scope made in Japan. ED Glass, with a 66mm Exit objective. Just the Facts: • The 66mm diameter objective lens has more than […]

KOWA TSN-883 Spotting Scope Review, best hunting spotting scope

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KOWA TSN-883 Angles Spotting Scope Review Editor: Mike Summary of Kowa 883 TSN-883 Spotting Scope I generally start with the FACTS of the item reviewed, and a basic description. However I am changing it up a bit and giving my summary first: The KOWA TSN-883 is just absolutely a fantastic spotting scope. I am an […]

Vortex DIAMONDBACK Binocular Review – 10×42

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Vortex DIAMONDBACK Binocular Review – 10×42 Editor Name: Tanner Christensen Basic Description of Item: This is a simple and effective binocular system with a very rugged and grippable exterior, which is easily cleanable and waterproof. The optics are multi-coated for scratch resistance and the prisms are phase-coated to enhance the overall picture. The Diamondback binocular […]

Kowa Prominar TSN 773 Spotting Scope Review

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KRAMER DESIGNS CORPORATION GRANITE PEAK TRIPOD Review

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KRAMER DESIGNS CORPORATION GRANITE PEAK TRIPOD Editor: Cory Just the Facts: The Granite Peak Tripod is designed for individuals who do not have a requirement for a firearm bipod. Backpackers, archery hunters, birders, and lightweight photographers also have the same desire for a ultra lightweight and compactness in a tripod design. CNC machined from 6061-T6511 […]

ALPEN OPTICS Teton 10×50 & 10×42 ED HD Binocular

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ALPEN OPTICS Teton 10×50 & 10×42 ED HD Binocular Editor: Cory McLaughlin Just the Facts: TETON SPECIFICATIONS Model Number 80 ED HD 83 ED HD 87 ED HD Description 10X42 10X50 15X50 Magnification 10X 10X 15X Objective 42mm 50mm 50mm Focus System Center Center Center Prism Type Roof Roof Roof F.O.V. ( 315 262 200 […]

Opticron MM3 50 GA ED Travelscope W/ Smart Phone Adapter Review

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Opticron MM3 50 GA ED Travelscope W/ Smart Phone Adapter. Just the Facts: Features and specifications at a glance: • Super-compact ED “extra low dispersion glass” objective • High contrast fully multi-coated optical system • Accurate 8:1 dual focusing system • Close focus to 8.2ft (50mm), 11.5ft (60mm) • Fully armored body • Tripod adapter […]

Opticron Verano BGA HD 10×42 Binocular Review

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Opticron Verano BGA HD 10×42 Binocular Review Editor: Cory McLaughlin VIDEO REVIEW OF PRODUCT https://youtu.be/u7GtxjUkzEA Just the Facts: Basic Description: Building on the strengths of previous models, the Opticron Verano BGA HD is designed to deliver a vivid ‘true to life’ viewing experience essential for accurate wildlife observation. Optically the binoculars offer: • Large dia. […]

HUSKEMAW HD 10×42 Blue Diamond Binoculars review

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HUSKEMAW HD 10×42 BLUE DIAMOND BINOCULARS Editor: RANDY JOHNSON iReview Gear Lead Field Editor HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertsheepguides.com ALTITUDE OUTDOORS PRO STAFF BASIC DESCRIPTION: HUSKEMAW’S new 10X42 Blue Diamond HD binoculars are outstanding optics. After 3 years of field-testing their HD Blue Diamond binoculars under extreme field conditions HUSKEMAW has released them to […]

Primary Arms 4x Compact Prism Scope Review

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Primary Arms 4X Compact Prism Scope Review Editor: Cameron Just the Facts: • Comes complete with mount • FOV 23.6′ at 100 yards • Compatible with .223/5.56 5.45×39 .308 • Red fully illuminated reticle (Daylight Visible) • 11 brightness settings • Waterproof • Fog resistant • Eye relief 3.2″ • 1/2 MOA windage and elevation […]

Vortex Crossfire II 6-18 x40 rifle scope review

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Vortex Crossfire II 6x18x40 User submitted review: Colorado Nathan I put the Vortex Crossfire II rifle scope on the Savage Axis rifle also reviewed. I have to say I really like this scope. It has the magnification needed to see a pop can at 600 yards and score repeatable hits. I use the BDC reticle […]

Kowa BD 10-42 Binocular Review

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Kowa BD42 Series 10x 42 Binocular Review Basic Desription: High class binoculars with a full range of specifications that can be used in all conditions in the outdoors. A bright wide field of viewdelivers sharp images. Just the Facts: -Utilization of “C3 Coating” This is new technology for enhancing the prism reflection rate. By reducing […]

Vortex Razor HD 11-33×50 (mini) Spotting scope Review

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Vortex Razor HD 11-33×50 (mini) Spotting scope by Colorado Jake Basic Description of Item: Vortex Razor HD 11-33 x 50 is a small back pack style spotting scope. This spotting scope is ideal for pack trips, hiking, when you need lightweight, and durability. Just the facts: Magnification 11-33 x Objective Lens Diameter 50 mm Linear […]

Zeiss Terra ED 10×42 Binocular Review

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Zeiss Terra ED 10×42 Binocular Review By iReviewGear.com (Use, Test, Review) Summary: Zeiss Terra ED Binoculars are a lightweight lowers cost binocular (compared to other ZEISS) that have a focus from 5.25 feet to infinity. This binocular is targeted for the Hunting, birdwatching, and recreational enthusiast. Just the Facts: TERRA ED 10×42 Magnification 10 x […]

Badlands Bino Harness Review

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Editor: User Submitted Cabela’s labeled Badlands Bino Carrier. Story: This is a Badlands no zip bino carrier that I bought at Cabelas for $129.99. I had a Midland radio attached with a Badlands radio carrier Bushnell monocular and Leupold 1000i rangefinder on the pack. I used this pack every day on my hunt and it […]

Kowa 600 series Spotting Scope Review

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Kowa 600 series Spotting Scope Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item: High Performance in a Lightweight Body, User-Friendly Models with Excellent Cost Performance. In this class of scopes, the TSN-600 Series has an unprecedented weight making it extremely easy to handle and carry. Just the Facts: From KOWA Web Site 60MM OBJECTIVE LENS FULLY […]

Leica Geovid HD-B 10×42 Review

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Leica Geovid HD-B 10×42 Review Editor: Colorado Jake Basic Description of Item: High End Binocular and Range finder combination. Adds in the benefit of having ballistic information loaded in! From Leica: Leica adds Perger Porro prisms for sharp, high-contrast views with outstanding depth and improved plasticity. Upgraded rangefinding technology includes an internal database for nearly […]

Kuiu Binocular Harness System Review

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KUIU BINOCULAR HARNESS SYSTEM Lead Field Editor – Randy Johnson, HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES Basic Description: After two years of research and development KUIU’s new binocular system is now ready for release to the public. Lightweight, yet strong, soft and durable this new harness system will secure your binoculars to your chest, eliminating any […]

Field Optics Research P005 Pocket Optics Cleaning Kit Review

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5 IN ONE POCKETS OPTICS CLEANING KIT: Lead Field Editor: Randy Johnson HIGH DESERT WILD SHEEP GUIDES www.highdesertwildsheepguides.com Basic Description of item: A small, lightweight, innovative optics cleaning kit that can easily be attached to your binoculars, pack, bag, or belt when you are out on the mountain. Just the Facts: The POCK, or P005 […]

Vortex Viper PST FFP 6-24×50 Review

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  Go look at the 2012 Closeouts at Mountain Archery, great company!!! Vortex Viper PST FFP 6-24×50 Editor: Colorado Jake Basic Description: The Vortex Viper Pst 6-24×50 Ffp Riflescope W/ Ebr-1 Moa Reticle – Black Matte – Pst-624f1-a riflescope boasts features associated with top-tier riflescopes, yet comes in at a street price under the $1,000 […]

S4 LockDownX Bino Harness USER SUBMITTED

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  S4 LockDownX Bino Harness, User Submitted Editor:Michael Lewis Basic Description of Item: This is the most comfortable optic holder I have had the joy to put on. The weight and comfort of this is surpassed only by the ease and quickness it allows when you need to use it in a rush. If you […]

S4 Gear LockDown X Binocular Harness Review

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  Editor: Randy S4 Gear LockDown X Binocular Harness Review   Basic Description: S4 Gear’s new and improved Optics Lockdown X System features a high tech harness system that allows for Tension Free Glassing with ShockCord and Anti-Bounce Technology. All features reinforce the idea that the LockDown X Optics Deployment System represents an innovative improvement […]

Carl Zeiss FL 20×60 85 Spotting Scope Comparison

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Carl Zeiss FL 20×60 85 Spotting Scope Comparison Basic Description of Item: The advanced optics of Zeiss Spotting Scopes feature fluoride glass in the objectives, protective LotuTec® lens coating that sheds water and dirt for unadulterated results, and fields of view that are beyond compare. Waterproof, fully armored, dust proof housings are light, rugged and […]

Vortex Viper HD Binocular Review

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Vortex Viper HD Binocular Review Basic Description of Product: The Viper HDs significantly step up their game in 2011 with HD (High Density) extra-low dispersion glass. One look is all you’ll need to appreciate why the Viper is an award-winning bino. Add XR fully multi-coated lenses and you have a bino that delivers bright, crisp […]

Leica CRF 1000 Laser Range Finder Review

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LEICA 1000 CRF RANGEMASTER Rangfinder Review Editor: Mike 40 529 (switchable between Metres and Yards) Carrying cord, battery, Cordura case Maginfication 7 x24 mm Just the Facts: Range ability 10 to 915 m / 10 to 1000 yds Accuracy ± 1 m/yd to 366 m/400 yds, ± 2 m/yds to 732 m/800 yds, ± 0,5 […]

S4 Gear Optics Lockdown Deployment System Review EDITOR CHOICE

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S4 Gear Optics Lockdown Deployment System Review Editor: Randy Basic Description: S4 Gear’s Optics Lockdown System features a high tech harness system that allows for Tension Free Glassing with ShockCord and Anti-Bounce Technology. All features reinforce the idea that the LockDown Optics Deployment System represents an innovative improvement over all other previous binocular straps and […]

Leupold Mojave BX-3 10 x 42 Binocular Review

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Leupold Green Ring Mojave 10×42 Waterproof Binoculars  Editor: John Just the Facts * Open bridge, roof prism design is extremely lightweight and ergonomic. * Extremely smooth focusing system for fine adjustments. * With a wider field of view than competitive models BX-3 Mojave binoculars make it easier to follow movement. * Cold Mirror Coated Prisms […]

Nikon Monarch Laser 800 Range Finder review

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Nikon Monarch Laser 800 Range Finder review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item: Laser Range finder, compact size, promises ranging of NON reflective surface to 800 yards Just the Facts: Nikon’s Tru-Target Technology with 1st Target and Distant Target priority modes; Fully WATERPROOF and FOGPROOF; Multicoated optics; Incredible yard accuracy; Ranges distances from 11-800 yards; […]

Leica Range Finder CRF 800 Review

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Leica Range Master Range Finder CRF 800 Review Editor: Mike Basic Description of Item The Leica Range Master Range Finder CRF 800 Meter or Yard is the ideal model for a wide range of different uses. This highly regarded observing instrument continually impresses because of its comfort in use combined with its accurate distance measurement […]

TINES UP DIGI SCOPE CAM POINT AND SHOOT KIT Review

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TINES UP DIGI SCOPE CAM POINT AND SHOOT KIT Review Editor:  Randy Johnson iReviewGear Field Editor >hr> Basic Description: The TINES UP Point N Shoot Scope)Cam is the easiest, fastest, digiscoping setup out on the market today! This scope cam isn’t big and bulky but very sleek. Unlike other digiscoping devices this innovative kit is […]

Rick Young Outdoors Binocular Harness Review

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Rick Young Outdoors Binocular Harness Review Basic Description: A very compact & ultra lightweight binocular harness system. Just The Facts: The Rick Young Outdoors bino harness is a compact, lightweight alternative to traditional “flat strap” harnesses. It is cool to wear, designed with a thin cord that doesn’t trap your body heat and is not […]

Swarovski ATM/STM 80 HD Spotting Scope Review

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 Swarovski ATM/STM 80 HD Spotting Scope Review Editor: Rod Basic Description: High Definition 20-60 power 80mm Spotting Scope Angled Just the Facts: Weight:   1280 grams Objective Lens Diameter:   80 mm Shortest Focusing Distance:   16.4 feet / 5 meters Dioptric Correction:   >5 Objective Filter Thread:   M 82×0.75 Length, approx.:   13.19 inches / 355 mm Weight, approx.:  […]

Bushnell Bowhunter Chuck Adams Laser Rangefinder Review

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Bushnell Bow hunter Chuck Adams Laser Rangefinder Review Editor: John Basic Description: Laser Range Finder, with ARC Technology Just the Facts: Built-in digital inclinometer measures angles from -90 to + 90° with +/- 1° accuracy Pocket-size ergonomic design 4x magnification Bow Mode – provides true horizontal distance from 5–99 yards Rainproof Range: 5–800 yards Built-In […]

Vortex Razor HD Spotting Scope Review

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razor video             Vortex Razor 85mm Spotting Scope Review Editor Name: Ryan Basic Description of Item: High Quality High Power Spotting Scope Just the Facts: 20 to 60 power magnification and 85mm objective lens Premium (High Density) extra-low dispersion glass Fully Coated Lenses Waterproof & Fogproof – Argon gas purged […]

Swarovski SLC 10×42 Binocular Review

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Swarovski SLC Binocular Review Editor Name: Ryan Gasser Basic Description of Item: High Quality Field Binoculars Just the Facts: 10x magnification and 42mm objective lens Underside thumb rests and topside depressions for comfortable handling Sturdy metal housing with rubber armor is submersible up to 13 feet 330 foot field of view @ 1,000 yards Nitrogen […]

Nikon Monarch 10×42 Binocular Review

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Nikon Monarch 10×40 Binocular Review Editor: Mike Basic Description: Nikon ATB 10x42mm Monarch binocular is a pair of 100% fog proof, shockproof waterproof binocular Just the Facts: 100% Waterproof/Fogproof/Shockproof Ultra-rugged, rubber-armored, roof-prism design Extended eye relief and central focus for viewing convenience Fully Multicoated lenses for bright, clear images Precision aligned optics for extended viewing […]

Badlands Bino Case Review

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Badlands Bino Case Review Editor: Chris Basic Description: The Badlands BinoCase features the Company’s ZIP-NO closure system, which uses magnets to create a water and dust proof seal around the carrying case. No zipper means greater accessibility and less noise when accessing binoculars. The case clips to a full harness system that is ventilated and […]

Traser H3 P 6507 Commander 100 Pro Watch Review

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Traser H3 P 6507 Commander 100 Pro Watch Review Editor: Reed Basic Description of item: Swiss Made Outdoor Military look and feel watch Just the Facts: ·        43 mm black PVD-plated titanium case with unidirectional rotating titanium bezel, sapphire crystal, olive green dial and white illumination ·        Movement – Ronda 715 Quartz ·        Case – Titanium, black PVD-plated […]

Alaskan Guide Creations Bino Chest Pack Review

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Title:  Alaska Guide Creations Bino Chest Pack Editor:  Darren Wolz Basic Description: Alaska Guide Creations Bino Chest Pack Just the facts: Approximately 8”X8”X4”, 4 pockets plus main compartment for the binoculars Story: The most common problems I have with binoculars are that they either bounce on my chest as I walk, put a strain on […]

Vortex Diamondback 10×42 Binoculars Review

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Vortex Diamondback 10×42 Binocular Review Pros: [rating: 3/5] Would you recommend to Friend: YES for the budget conscience. No if you have an extra 200 to spend. Rubber Armour makes for a tough finish Eye cups fit my eyes very well Pretty small and compact for 10×42 Warranty cannot be beat! Separate eye adjustment is […]

Vortex Nomad Spotting Scope Review

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Vortex Nomad Spotting Scope Review [rating:3/5] Would you recommend to Friend: YES for backpack trips, No for normal spotting Pros: Small and compact great for backpacking Durable Price Warranty Cons: Not great clarity Low light clarity drops off Story: One of our group used this scope on a recent Desert Sheep hunt. We packed in […]

Vortex Skyline ED 20-60 x 80 Review

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Vortex Skyline ED 20-60 x 80 Spotting Scope [rating: 3.5/5] Would you recommend to Friend: YES Pros: Great light gathering Durable Price Warranty Cons: Very large hard to fit in most packs Little distortion at the edges Story: We have used this scope for 1.5 year on Elk, Deer and Sheep hunts. It works great. […]

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