Optics Guide

VORTEX OPTICS GUIDE

Vortex Ultimate Optics Guide to Rifle Shooting Author: CPL Reginald Wales, CF Ret’d There are people who say you can’t learn things like shooting from a book.  That’s true, in a sense; there’s a physical ...

RANGEFINDING WITH MRADS

Most shooters, and definitely conscientious readers of Calibre magazine, are probably familiar with the term MOA, or minutes of angle. It comes up most frequently when describing the precision of a rifle; one m...

MDT PROJECT: PART 4

Up until now, Calibre's project rifle; a value-loaded used Stevens action we found online for $350 and mated to a precision Shilen stainless select match barrel before dropping into an MDT TAC-21 chassis system...

BUSHNELL ELITE LONG RANGE HUNTER

In the world of firearms, there is an unmistakeable link between technology developed for military applications, and the products developed for civilians. As outlined earlier in this issue, many of the bolt act...

ZEISS CONQUEST HD5

Zeiss is known the world over for its various optical systems for a reason. When you combine 167 years of that stereotypical German forte for engineering excellence with glass quality that is second to none, go...

BUSHNELL SMRS 1-6.5x24mm OPTIC

In 1947, a man by the name of David P. Bushnell found himself in Shanghai on an extended honeymoon with his second wife, when he stumbled across a pair of Japanese-made binoculars being peddled by a local merch...