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    OPMOD and Zeiss created a BEAST and I got to let it out of the cage!!!!

    Aug 28, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    I was at the OpticsPlanet main office this spring and found a nice little box on my desk. Inside contained model #1 of the OPMOD Zeiss Scope. The new 3-9×40 scope built with German glass and developed by the OPMOD team stands in a field of its own when...

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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...

  • Cut To The Chase: A Gear Junkies Guide To Knives

    Aug 14, 2014 • News4 Comments

    The dilemma of the century, you know without a doubt that you want to shell out some decent cash on a new knife but you haven’t the faintest clue what to look for in a knife. You’re not alone, we get hundreds upon thousands of people wondering the...

  • 5 Must-Read Shooting Tips from 3-Gun Professional Shooters

    Aug 12, 2014 • News7 Comments

    Tired of your buddies shooting better than you at the range or during competitions? I got to sit down with professional 3-Gun competitors Jesse Tischauser and Kalani Laker to talk about how shooters of any  level can increase their shooting skills. 1.Know...

  • Living For That First Shot

    Living For That First Shot

    Aug 12, 2014 • News1 Comment

    It’s been a rough week at work, you’ve been working your butt off on something only to have your boss tear you a new one. Trust me, we’ve all been there and it’s not a good feeling. But today’s your lucky day, you’ve got plans to hit the range...

  • Airsoft for Training

    Airsoft for Action Pistol Training

    Jul 27, 2014 • News5 Comments

    Lets be honest with ourselves here, when it comes to shooting, you get out of it what you put in. Not to get all philosophical on you guys but there are no shortcuts in life and there sure as hell aren’t any when it comes to becoming a better shooter....

  • Tactical Pens

    5 Pens That Could Save Your Life!

    Jul 17, 2014 • News3 Comments

    If you’re unlucky enough to be caught in a self defense scenario, you should try and de-escalate the situation first . However, we all know that sometimes we might be backed into a corner and the only way to get out is to match force with force. In...

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    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,...

  • 7 Pieces of Gear That'll Supercharge Your Next Camping Trip

    7 Camping Items That’ll Supercharge Your Next Trip Outdoors

    Jul 9, 2014 • News3 Comments

    Nowhere in the camping handbook does it say that you need to buy a whole bunch of gear in order to have a great time in the outdoors. Some of you may enjoy leaving all technology behind and getting back to the basics. Others may like their campsite to feel...

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    THYRM Switchback-EDC Ready, Costa Approved

    Jul 2, 2014 • NewsNo Comments

    It’s not often that us guys in the shooting community can all agree on a single thing . I guarantee that all of the trainers, influencers, companies, Youtube personalities and bloggers alike will all confirm that a flashlight and a pistol are like...

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    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...