Optics Review

Nikon Monarch ATB review

Nikon Monarch All Terrain Binoculars

  The Nikon Monarch ATB series is a wonderful line of binoculars developed specifically with the hunter in mind. Nikon has done a great job providing an array of sizes for just about any hunting adventure; ranging from 8×36 up to 12×56. These roof prism binoculars are small and compact with full size function and crystal clear optics. Each bino has a rugged rubber armor to protect the it from the weather as well as reduce noise by preventing any metal to metal contact. The entire...

Pentax Papilio 8.5×21 Binoculars

Pentax Papilio 8.5×21 Binoculars

The Pentax Papilio binocular is a refreshing surprize to the compact / travel size class. It has the wonderful optics that Pentax is known for as well as all the standard magnification and field of view for a perfect travel companion, but what is exciting is its close range focusing. The close up focus range is a foot and a half. That’s amazing. When your through checking out the vista, point them at your feet and discover a whole new world as well as a sudden urge to buy new shoes...

Zeiss Victory PRF “Pocket Range Finder”

Zeiss Victory PRF “Pocket Range Finder”

The long awaited Zeiss PRF Pocket Range Finder has finally made its way into store shelves and the reviews are excellent.  Carl Zeiss has made this range finder light, powerful and reasonably priced, a real trick in the sport optics industry. Here are some of the main functions: 10 to 1300 yard ranging capability Super fast illuminated display that’s easy to read in the poorest of light conditions. Highly Accurate +/- 1 yard to 600 yards and +/- 5% beyond Exclusive BIS System: Ballistic...