Category Archives: sights

A First Look at the New Bushnell First Strike 2.0 Reflex Sight

For 2018 Bushnell has added to and upgraded a number of the sights in the company’s AR Optics line of electronic sights. Leveraging on the success of the original First Strike sight, the company has just started shipping the First … Continue reading

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CRIMSON TRACE CTS-1400

I’ll be closing out 2018 with a review of the Crimson Trace CTS-1400, an open reflex sight designed for rifles and shotguns. Unlike many of the mini sights on the market, looking through this sight renders what can only be … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Entered the Tactical Electronic Sight Market and Hits a Homerun with its CTS-1000 Red Dot Sight

  Crimson Trace entered an already crowed space when it introduced a number of electronic tactical sights in November. I had the opportunity to test drive the CTS-1000 2 MOA red dot and was extremely impressed with its inherent accuracy … Continue reading

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CRIMSON TRACE ANNOUNCED LIMITED AVAILABILITY OF ITS NEW CTS-1000 RED DOT and New CTS-1100 BATTLESIGHT

NEWCTS-1000 RED DOT SIGHT LIMITED INVENTORY AVAILABLE! The CTS-1000 Electronic Sight is a Compact Tactical Red Dot Sight for rifles and carbines. Featuring a 2.0 MOA round aiming dot, the CTS-1000 will elevate your long gun’s performance instantly. Installed in … Continue reading

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Ultradyne Offset Sights Now Available

Popular C4 Precision Sights now available in 45 degree offset configuration. Ultradyne’s C4 sights revolutionized what marksmen can do with iron sights.  Since initial release, shooters have asked for a way to have that same precision capability in an offset … Continue reading

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Upcoming Review Crimson Trace CTS- 1000

The CTS-1000 is a 2 MOA dot with excellent optics and a quick detach mount. This sight is designed for use on a rifle and offers adjustable brightness settings, utilizes fully multi-coated lenses with an advanced notch filter for maximum … Continue reading

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A Sneak Peek at CTC’s Line of Red Dot Sights

CTC’s CTS-1400 In 2018, Crimson Trace Corp pulled out all stops and entered the red dot and magnified optics space with a complete line of rifle scopes and open and closed reflex sights for the tactical shooter. Purpose built with … Continue reading

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Sightmark’s Core Shot A-Spec Reflex Sight

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Sightmark’s Core Shot A-Spec is arriving during the fourth quarter of 2018 bringing precision, accuracy and reliability for avid shooters. The Core Shot A-Spec bridges the gap between a full-sized and mini red dot sight, making them … Continue reading

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BUSHNELL’S TRS-26 and Transition 3X Magnifier

  If you don’t need to swim out of a submarine at periscope depth, you owe it to yourself to check out Bushnell’s TRS-26 and the company’s Transition 3X magnifier. Then spend the money you save on a ton of … Continue reading

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L3 to Showcase Its Versatile MXTM-GCS Sighting System at 2018 AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition

Four Applications Will Be Simultaneously Demonstrated in One Arena, an Industry First The MXTM-GCS can identify threats beyond the range of the vehicle’s weapon system, allowing for standoff distance engagements at maximum effective ranges. BURLINGTON, Canada, October 5, 2018 –[ASDWire]– … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Releases Innovative Red Dot Sights

(Wilsonville, OR) — America’s Top Brand of laser sights, Crimson Trace®, today introduced a new line red dot sights for pistols and long guns. These five new products are designed to meet the needs of 3-gun competitors, home defenders, hunters … Continue reading

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Sightmark Introduces Its New Core Shot A-Spec Reflex Sight!

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Sightmark will be adding two new reflex sights to their already top-of-the-line sights. The Core Shot A-Spec FMS (SM26017) and Core Shot A-Spec LQD (SM26018) bring accuracy and reliability for firearm enthusiast. Delivering elite performance, the FMS … Continue reading

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Holosun Technologies Inc. Expands US Operations

  Walnut, CA – Holosun Technologies Inc., a premium optics manufacturer based in southern California plans to expand its operations in Los Angeles County. This move will allow the company to build upon its growth in the optics industry as … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview: Bushnell’s AR Optics

For July-August, I’ll be taking a look at Bushnell’s newest addition to the company’s AR Optics line. I’ve yet to find a more robust, accurate and quality sighting system at a price point of under $500. Assuming you’re not exiting … Continue reading

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New HE403 Series Elite Micro Reflex Sights from Holosun Technologies

Walnut, CA (May 9, 2018) Holosun Technologies introduces their new HE403 Series Elite Micro Reflex Sights, including the 403C Elite solar failsafe model and the 403GL Elite battery-operated model. Both feature Holosun’s new and extremely visible green LED reticle. Hunters, … Continue reading

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Sightmark Introduces Revamped Ultra Shot Series: RAM Series

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Sightmark is proud to announce the release of the latest generation of Sightmark reflex sights, ripe with upgrades and a fresh new design. With three available models; R, A and M-Spec, Sightmark has created resilient close-range optics … Continue reading

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BLACKHAWK! to Unveil New Holster and Folding Sight at 2018 National Rifle Association Annual Meetings and Exhibits

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (May 2, 2018) – BLACKHAWK!, an industry leader in tactical products, will launch new products at booth #7530 during the 2018 National Rifle Association (NRA) Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Dallas, Texas, May 4 to 6.The new … Continue reading

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Ultradyne Advances Rifle Marksmanship With New C4 Sighting System

Precision manufacturer Ultradyne has released their C4 Sighting system.  While taking the same position on your rifle as standard back-up iron sights (BUIS), the C4 Sight system offers more than just back up.  C4 sights are engineered for accurate shots … Continue reading

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Holosun Technologies To Attend First Annual "Own the Night" Event

Holosun Technologies, a Walnut, California based manufacturer of quality made optics is proud to announce they will be participating in the first annual “Own the Night” event (April 28th at the Wallum Lake Rod & Gun Club). The event will … Continue reading

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Aimpoint Announces Limited Run of Micro T-2™ Flat Dark Earth Sights

Manassas, Virginia – March 15, 2018 – Aimpoint, the originator and worldwide leader in reflex sighting technology, has announced the launch of a limited run of Micro T-2™ carbine ready sights in Flat Dark Earth (FDE) color. This is the … Continue reading

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Gun Pro introduces New Delta 1 Sights to it’s Line

Gun Pro™ introduces Delta 1 Sights® for popular Sig Sauer and Springfield XD models Saint Louis, MO (03/02/2018) Gun Pro is pleased to announce the latest addition to its growing Delta 1 Sights product line: Sig Sauer and Springfield XD … Continue reading

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VORTEX OPTICS RAZOR AMG UH-1 HOLOGRAPHIC SIGHT

The Vortex RAZOR AMG UH-1 is an impressive reflex sight. There are a number of features that support that position. The sight ships with an Integrated Mount QD Picatinny mount. The lenses are shatter and scratchproof. There is now visible … Continue reading

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LARRY VICKERS ON THE AIMPOINT COMP M5

Larry Vickers of Vickers Tactical is a retired US Army 1st SFOD- Delta combat veteran with years of experience in the firearms industry as a combat marksmanship instructor and industry consultant. In recent years he has hosted tactical firearms related … Continue reading

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Crimson Trace Continues Laser Sights for GLOCKs

(Wilsonville, OR)—The Crimson Trace® Laserguard® LG-443 series of laser sights for the GLOCK® Model 42 and 43 pistols can now reach customers through two channels—pre-installed onto a pistol by GLOCK in the factory, or available as an add-on accessory from … Continue reading

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Meopta Introduces the MeoRed T Reflex Sight

TAMPA, FL, January 2, 2018 – Meopta is pleased to introduce the MeoRed T reflex sight (1x30mm). The outstanding optical quality and unlimited eye relief of this red dot sight enable fast and accurate target acquisition when it matters most, … Continue reading

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Introducing Sightmark Introduces The Mini Shot M-Spec

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Joining an established line of reflex sights and red dots, the highly-anticipated Mini Shot M-Spec FMS (SM26043) from Sightmark is finally here. This all-purpose reflex sight is Sightmark’s most compact yet and utilizes an included low profile … Continue reading

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Sightmark Introduces New Element 1×30 Red Dot Sight

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) Delivering tough-to-beat accuracy and a crisp, wide field of view, the new Sightmark Element 1×30 (SM26040) is their update to the popular Tactical Red Dot Sight (SM13041). Enhancements include a smaller, more precise 2-MOA red dot, improved brightness … Continue reading

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Sightmark Wolfhound 6×44 and Mini Shot M-Spec: Two’s Company

(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Sightmark is proud to announce the new Wolfhound 6×44 Mini Shot M-Spec Kit. Military-inspired, these two optics work together to keep shooters on target no matter the situation. Designed for the MSR platform, the Sightmark Wolfhound reticle … Continue reading

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HENSOLDT Delivers Fire Control Sight for shoulder-launched RGW 90 LRMP Weapon to German Special Forces

Würgendorf, Germany, 29th September 2017 – Last week, Dynamit Nobel Defence and HENSOLDT handed over the shoulder-launched multi-purpose weapon RGW 90 LRMP together with the specially developed HENSOLDT fire control sight to the German Special Forces Command. Both prime contractors … Continue reading

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Aimpoint Launches New CompM5™ Sight–DSEI 2017

London, England – September 12, 2017 – Aimpoint, the originator and worldwide leader in reflex sighting technology, has announced the addition of the new Aimpoint® CompM5™ sight to their professional product line. Powered by a single AAA battery, and weighing … Continue reading

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Firefield’s New and Improved Advanced Agility Red Dots

  (MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Originally introduced to the optic’s market in 2013, the Firefield Agility 1×30 Red Dot Sight is receiving a facelift for 2017. Giving the shooter an option between four different reticle designs and the choice of red … Continue reading

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Go Dark with Professional-Grade Clip-On Thermal-Imaging Capability

When an entire operation could depend on a single trigger pull, professionals choose Armasight by FLIR Apollo Pro thermal clip-on weapon sights WILSONVILLE, OR (June 13, 2017) – The stakes can be life or death whenever a soldier, law enforcement … Continue reading

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Sightmark’s Ultra Shot M-Spec, Now With Real Carbon Fiber!

  (MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Hunters, competition shooters and law enforcement have come to trust Sightmark’s Ultra Shot M-Spec series to help them make their mark. Now, this dependable line of reflex sights is adding a new variant to the mix: … Continue reading

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Firefield Impact Reflex Sights

  (MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Aside from the space between your ears and a good rifle, a reliable weapon sight is one of the most critical elements of mission equipment you can carry. Firefield understands how much you depend on a … Continue reading

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LINQ™ WIRELESS GREEN LASER SIGHT & TACTICAL LIGHT FOR AK-TYPE RIFLES

Crimson Trace has announced the availability of the LINQ wireless laser/light system for the AK pattern rifles. The new LNQ-103G will fit all stamped receiver rifles. It will also fit the Springfield Armory M1A SOCOM 16CQB. LiNQ™ combines a green … Continue reading

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CRIMSON TRACE LG-443G-HBT-43. A GREEN AIMING LASER KIT FOR YOUR GLOCK 43

By offering the Laserguard aiming sight in a package that includes an excellent Blade Tech Klipt holster, CTC has effectively eliminated any excuse you may have for depriving yourself of the finest laser aiming sight on the global market. Read … Continue reading

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Aimpoint Joins Forces with Tatiana Whitlock

  Manassas, VA – April 5, 2017 – Aimpoint, the worldwide leader in reflex sight technology, is proud to announce their new brand ambassador Tatiana Whitlock. She is a nationally recognized firearms instructor, martial arts practitioner, and subject matter expert … Continue reading

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Aimpoint Receives U.S. Army Contract for Optical Sights

  Manassas, VA – March 22, 2017 – Aimpoint, the worldwide leader in reflex sight technology, has been awarded a contract for supply of 30,000 M68 Close Combat Optics (M68CCO) to the U.S. Army. The Aimpoint CompM4s sight is type-classified … Continue reading

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Sightmark Unveils New Wolverine Red Dots

  (MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Sightmark is proud to announce the release of new Wolverine Red Dot Sight models. Already known for their 1,000,000 hour battery life and robust rubber armored construction, the Wolverine family is happy to welcome 4 new … Continue reading

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Advantage Tactical’s Dark Diamond Night Sight Now Available for CZ 75 and S&W M&P Pistols

Santa Fe, NM (February 2017) – Advantage Tactical Sights, a maker of innovative, accurate sights that allow rapid target acquisition, announces its revolutionary Dark Diamond Night Sight (ATS-DD) now available for two more pistol models; the CZ 75 in 9mm … Continue reading

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