Author archives: KellyB

  • 7 Cool Pieces of Gear from SHOT Show

    7 Coolest Pieces of Gear from SHOT Show

    Jan 23, 2015 • News4 Comments

    If Mötley Crüe attended SHOT Show, their smash hit “Girls, Girls, Girls” would more than likely ended up as “Guns, Guns, Guns”. Like most years, the 2015 SHOT Show was filled with all sorts of new firearms ready to fling everything...

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    Lase Away with A Bushnell Rangefinder

    Dec 23, 2014 • News2 Comments

    Whether you’re out hoofing it through the bush with your bow or hunkered up on a tree stand hunting, a rangefinder is an invaluable tool. But you’d be foolish to think that all rangefinders are the same. No. No. No. There’s a heck of a lot...

  • 7 Shooters Take On The OPMOD StrikeFire II

    7 Shooters Take On The OPMOD Vortex StrikeFire II

    Nov 5, 2014 • News2 Comments

    The word is out on our new OPMOD Vortex StrikeFire II, and it’s incendiary to say the least. We know that every shooter is unique, and so are their opinions when it comes to an optic. That’s why we decided to work with 7 significantly...

  • Ducks & Bucks Sweepstakes

    Ducks and Bucks Sweepstakes

    Oct 8, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    It may seem as though we’re constantly giving away a bunch of awesome gear on the OpticsPlanet Facebook page. However generous our previous sweepstakes were, they are nothing compared to our ground-breaking “Ducks and Bucks” giveaway. EVERY...

  • Gearing Up For Hunting Season

    Gearing Up For The Hunting Season

    Sep 30, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    I’ll be honest when many people think of the brand Trijicon, the first thing that comes to mind is some version of the ACOG. They would not be totally wrong either, heck the company supplied the military with hundreds of thousands of the fixed...

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    Guns After Dark: The 2014 Crimson Trace Midnight 3 Gun Invitational

    Aug 21, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    Lights, Cameras, Night Vision, Lasers, Suppressed Full-Autos, Grenade Launchers, Belt-Fed SAWs…   While this may sound like a summary of a behind-the-scenes tour of the latest Schwarzenegger movie set, in actuality, this is a short but accurate...

  • Going the Distance with Nikon

    Aug 15, 2014 • News1 Comment

    You’ve been using the same scope for years and its been working flawlessly, that is until you dropped you rifle and put a sizable crack in the glass. Your rifle being down for the count is not an option, you need good glass back on your gun and you need...

  • OPMOD Bags

    Ultimate Guide to OPMOD Bags

    Jul 15, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    The difference between a good bag and great bag is all in the details. When you really think about it, what makes most things in life great are the small things. A Corvette and a Ferrari 430 will both get you from point A to point B with speed and style,...

  • ATN ShotTrack and X-Sight

    ATN Shot-Trak and X-Sight

    Jun 30, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    Like it or not, times are changing. These past 10 years have given way to remarkable technological advances like smart watches and the awe inspiring Tesla Model S. The firearms industry is also making significant leaps and bounds. Who would have ever thought...

  • OPMOD Gear For Your Gun

    OPMOD Gear For Your Gun Guide

    Jun 27, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    Being a complete and utter gun nut has its advantages and its disadvantages. One of the biggest disadvantages about being passionate about firearms is that when you see something whether it be a good looking pistol or the latest red dot, you go absolutely...

  • Vortex Spitfire Red Dot Sight

    Vortex’s New Spitfire AR Specific Red Dot Sight

    Jun 27, 2014 • News3 Comments

    If you’ve ventured in to your local gun store or have taken a look at some of the online gun dealers websites, then you’ve probably seen the record low prices of America’s rifle, the AR-15. You never would think that these rifles were going...

  • Canon Capture This Moment Sweepstakes

    Canon “Capture This Moment” Sweepstakes

    Jun 25, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    Whether you’re just getting in to photography or your Jedi photo shooting skills have left you wanting more than what your current platform is capable of, this prize pack will have you drooling. Lets face it most of us are no Jimmy Chin (click here if...