Leupold vs Vortex: Who Makes the Better Scope?

When discussing U.S.-based riflescope brands, the two most well-known brands are (arguably) Leupold and Vortex. Both brands offer a variety of models to suit different rifles, budgets, and shooting needs. Given the popularity of both brands, it only makes sense that prospective scope buyers have a number of questions about each brand. A common request … Read more

Which Vortex Scopes Have a Zero Stop Feature?

Vortex Optics is a huge seller at my day job, so I spend a significant amount of time showing, demoing, or discussing the different Vortex scope lines. One question that I’ve been asked repeatedly about the Vortex line is this one: which Vortex scopes have a zero stop feature? Given the interest in this question, … Read more

Which Vortex Scopes are First Focal Plane?

Which Vortex Scopes are First Focal Plane Models

Founded in 2002, Vortex Optics is a U.S.-based manufacturer of sporting optics that includes rifle scopes, binoculars, rangefinders, spotting scopes, and red dot optics. Since its inception, Vortex has gained more and more popularity in the sporting optics industry and is easily one of the more popular and well-known U.S. rifle scope brands. As new … Read more