best .22lr scopes

3 Best .22LR Scopes for Target Shooting (2021 Edition)

“Optics Empire, what’s the best .22LR scope for target shooting?” There has been a massive wave of folks asking us this question recently. At first, we were answering these questions individually, but over time we became overloaded with them. To solve our problem, Adam Jones, a knowledgeable sharpshooter, decided to write this article for us and post it here. It …

Best Rifle Scope for Elk Hunting in 2018 (Every Price Range)

2021’s Best Rifle Scope for Elk Hunting (Every Price Range)

Elk hunting is one of my favorite hobbies.  I used a pretty shoddy rifle scope when I started elk hunting, which made me miss plenty of elk I shouldn’t have.  To avoid missing elk as often, I decided to do some research on rifle scopes and invest in a better one. After researching, I bought a Leupold scope that I …

The Best Scope for Crickett 22

The Best Scope & Setup for a Crickett 22 (The Buyer’s Guide)

If you have just bought a Crickett 22, you made an excellent purchase. It is one of the best rifles on the market for young people that want to get in on the fun of shooting. One of the things you will definitely want to put on your Crickett 22 is some sort of rifle scope or red dot sight. …

best long eye relief scope for mosin nagant

4 Best Long Eye Relief Scopes for a Mosin Nagant (2021)

With a combination of dependability, power, and affordability, the Mosin Nagant quickly became one of America’s most loved bolt-action rifles after its’ introduction in 1891. As word of the great Mosin Nagant spread among hunters, more and more people bought, and adored, the rifle.  However, times have changed since 1891. Technology is rapidly advancing, allowing for rifles to be equipped …

best scope for savage 220

The 4 Best Scopes for a Savage 220 (Review 2021)

The Savage 220 slug gun is the evolved form of the long-established 12-gauge Savage 210 bolt gun, which was introduced in the 1990’s. The 210 had a reputation for being accurate, but also had some pitfalls that needed to be fixed. The 220 addressed many of the 210’s issues, and therefore became a great precision slug gun used by many. …

Marlin 336 with Scope

The 4 Best Scopes for Your Marlin 336 (2021)

Since its introduction in 1948, over six million of Marlin’s Model 336 rifles have been sold. Made in many different grades and variants, it can be found in any well-stocked gun/pawn shop in the US.  (There is a good reason that it is one of the most commonly used rifles in the US; it is utilitarian, well-priced, accurate, and powerful.) …

All-Time Best Marlin 1895 sbl Scopes

The All-Time Best Scope for a Marlin 1895 SBL (Top 4 2021)

The Marlin 1895 evolved from the Marlin 336, which is one of Marlin Firearm’s most well-known rifles. The popularity of Marlin rifles stems from them being incredibly accurate and powerful when shooting at intermediate distances, which makes them great deer-hunting rifles. Despite their vast capabilities when shooting at intermediate distances, most Marlin rifles are lacking in the long-distance shooting department. …

The 5 Best Scout Scopes of 2018

The 5 Best Scout Scopes of 2021: An in-depth Review

Col. Jeff Cooper will forever be remembered in rifle and rifle scope history. Cooper was the man that invented the scout rifle and the scout scope.  Cooper envisioned a proper “scout rifle” as a versatile rifle that could do anything it had to do at any given moment. In Cooper’s exact words: “The essential element of the Scout Rifle is …