Is the Free Cabelas Scope Mounting Service Any Good?

Rifle Scope Mounting Set-up

I recently received the following email through the site and thought it was worth sharing (with the sender’s permission, of course): “I need an honest opinion! I’ve never mounted a scope to a rifle before and am thinking about heading over to my local Cabelas to let them do the mounting and bore sighting. … Read more

What are the Best CZ 452 Scope Rings?

The CZ 452 is a magazine-fed bolt action rimfire series that was designed and marketed as a slightly modernized and updated successor to the Brno Model 2 rifle. The 452 series became an immediate success and helped lay the foundation for CZ’s continued success in the United States. While I’ve owned several rimfire rifles throughout … Read more

Comparing the Nikon M223 vs P223 AR Scopes

Given the AR platform’s growing popularity, many rifle scope brands have been diligently working to extend their rifle scope options built exclusively for the AR-15 and AR-10 platforms. Nikon Optics was no different and jumped headfirst into this growing market in 2010, with the introduction of the Nikon M223 line of scopes. This line was … Read more

Nikon is Exiting the Rifle Scope Business

Nikon Black FX1000 scope

For the last few months, there have been a number of rumors swirling around online that Nikon might be getting out of the rifle scope business. Well I somewhat “cornered” our Nikon representative at my day job and confirmed that they are in fact planning on stopping the production of rifle scopes at the end … Read more

Should I Use Mils or MOA for Long Range Shooting?

Specialized 223 reticle

The Mils versus MOA discussion has been on-going in the long range shooting circles for years, and really shows no evidence of slowing down. I could write a detailed review that covers the pros and cons of each sighting methodology, but I’m not going to. Why? Because someone with more long range shooting experience and … Read more