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Vortex Strike Eagle 1-6×24 Illuminated Reticle Scope Review

Vortex Strike Eagle 1-6x24 Illuminated Reticle Scope Review

The Vortex Strike Eagle, let’s check it out. Today we’re going to take a look at the Vortex Strike Eagle. This is a 1×6 illuminated reticle scope. Really a great entry level scope. The thing is 1 to 4, has

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New Trijicon MRO Red Dot Sight Review

New Trijicon MRO Red Dot Sight Review

Hey guys, welcome back. Today I’m out at the range for another first shots video. This time I’ve brought out the new Trijicon MRO red dot sight. A lot of hype right now online about this new red dot sight

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Trijicon AccuPower 1-4×24 Scope Review

Trijicon AccuPower 1-4x24 Scope Review

Trijicon Scopes are known for their quality and ruggedness. I’ve owned a number of Trijicon products over the years, in fact I’m a big fan of the Acog I have the Reflexes but this is the first standard configuration scope

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Aimpoint T-2 Micro Red Dot Review (HD) Video

Aimpoint T-2 Micro Red Dot Review (HD) Video

Welcome back, everybody Today we’re going over the Aimpoint T-2 optic. The T-2 is the successor to the Aimpoint T-1. Now, I’ve reviewed the T-1 here previously and I made the bold statement that the T1 is the best red

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Aimpoint T-1 versus T-2 Comparison and Review Video

Aimpoint T-1 versus T-2 Comparison and Review Video

For years, the Aimpoint T1 has been the gold-standard of red-dot sights. When I first got wind of the T2 in the works, I was curious. They sure look a lot alike. The similarities between the T1 and the T2

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New EOTech XPS2-300, LWTS, 518, X320 Review

New EOTech XPS2-300, LWTS, 518, X320 Review

So what we’ve got here at the EOTech range is the XPS2-300 Blackout. This is really cool because it’s already calculated for either subsonic or supersonic rounds. So if you’re running subsonic, you zero it to your subsonic. Your first

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Building an Aimpoint Part 3: Finishing Touches Video

Building an Aimpoint Pt. 3: Finishing Touches Video

All right, bro. It’s been 20 minutes, right? Yep. Let’s check it out. Take a look. Looks good Excellent. We know now, this portion will hold pressure. Or, will not allow water in. Exactly All right. Next step. We’re going

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Building an Aimpoint Part 2: The Red Dot Video

Building an Aimpoint Part 2: The Red Dot Video

Okay, Day 2, back here at the Aimpoint factory. Today I’m going to finish my patrol rifle optic and then test-fire it at their indoor test range. I’ve been a big fan of Aimpoint for years. We wanted to come

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Building an Aimpoint Part 1: The Parts Video

Building an Aimpoint Part 1: The Parts Video

What’s up next is I’m getting ready to assemble my own Aimpoint Pro. I guess it’s kind of tradition that when you work at Aimpoint, which I’m not an employee, but they are sponsoring the show, you have to build

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How to Zero Your Aimpoint Video

How to Zero Your Aimpoint Video

Aimpoint sells red dot sights to customers all over the world, not only US Army, but also people in the Middle East and even here in Europe. Eric is going to take us through the factory recommended procedure on zeroing

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Behind the Scenes at Aimpoint Factory in Sweden Video

Behind the Scenes at Aimpoint Factory in Sweden Video

All right, gang, Tac TV is going international. We’re at the Aimpoint headquarters in Malmo, Sweden. They were even nice enough to put an American flag up. We’ve been looking forward to this trip for a long time. I’m going

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Aimpoint PRO – Perhaps Best $400 You Can Spend On An Optic Video

Aimpoint PRO - Perhaps Best $400 You Can Spend On An Optic Video

One of the most difficult things for me when it comes to firearms is choosing the correct optic. In front of me we have an Aimpoint PRO or patrol rifle optic. It’s just a red-dot sight, no fancy reticle, with

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EOTech OPMOD EXPS3-0 HHS-I w/ G33 3X Magnifier Review Video

EOTech OPMOD EXPS3-0 HHS-I w/ G33 3X Magnifier Review Video

Welcome back, everybody. Today we’re going over this EOTech and this magnifier also from EOTech. These two are part of the OPMOD line from the optics planet. But, essentially the specs are exactly the same. What we’re going to do

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Aimpoint PRO – Best Self-Defense Optic Video

Aimpoint PRO - Best Self-Defense Optic Video

Aimpoint PRO. The Aimpoint PRO was designed for law enforcement use. The PRO – P-R-O – actually stands for Patrol Riffle Optic. So what does that really mean? I think that that it means is that Aimpoint must have really

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The Aimpoint Carbine Optic – The Tier 1 Entry Level Optic Video

The Aimpoint Carbine Optic - The Tier 1 Entry Level Optic Video

So Aimpoint has a new entry-level red dot optic and they’re calling it the carbine optic. They’re touting the carbine optic as a whole new optic geared toward the recreational shooter who also wants a gun that can double as

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