• Sightmark Combat Sight Sweepstakes

    Sightmark Combat Sight Sweepstakes

    Dec 16, 2014 • 7 Comments

      Let’s face it, a new optic for your rifle can get pretty expensive.  You’re stuck balancing  between what you want and what you actually need. The boys at Sightmark wanted to give their customers a CQB optic that checks all of the boxes...

  • Why You Never Want to Work for A Firearms Company

    Why You Never Want to Work In the Firearms Industry

    Dec 10, 2014 • 7 Comments

    I’m at that age where social gatherings with friends, some new and some old, happen on a frequent basis. We’re all exuding ambition and eager to talk about our new careers as well as life in general. This is especially true when I meet a lovely...

  • Mini Multi-tool Madness

    Mini Multi-tool Madness!!!!

    Nov 19, 2014 • 3 Comments

    I read somewhere that a love for multi-tools is built into a man’s DNA. Firmly planted in its ranking amongst other things like bacon, fast cars, and of course guns. Rarely have I met a person who isn’t fond of multipurpose tools. What draws us to...

  • Aimpoint Micro T-2

    Aimpoint Micro T-2 :The Evolution of Greatness

    Nov 19, 2014 • 6 Comments

    It goes without saying, that I’m no Larry Vickers. Now that I got that out of the way, if you came here to see me shoot out to infinity and beyond with a 2moa , non magnified red dot sight then you better look elsewhere. Because that just...

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Acid Etching

How to Acid Etch your Knife or Multi-Tool

May 9, 2014 • 10 Comments

Tired of the same old look of your favorite knife? Wouldn’t it be nice to add some flash to your blade? Sure you could have it engraved but that’s really expensive....

Day at the Range: Ultimate Gift Guide

A Day at the Range:Ultimate Gear Guide

It may feel as though these cold temperatures are never going to release their grip, but spring is right around the corner. This means its...

Mar 4, 2014 •

Winter Hunting

Don’t Hibernate! Dealing with the Cold on the Hunt

As an avid hunter and someone from the Midwest, I hunt in a very wide range of weather patterns and temperatures. Living in Chicago, I have...

Jan 10, 2014 •

What Hangun to buy?

4 Quick Tips for Buying a Handgun

We may not sell handguns at OpticsPlanet.com, but we certainly know a thing or two about them.  We have thousands upon thousands of...

Apr 30, 2013 •