Tactical Optics

Whether it is the newest illuminated reticle or good old fashioned iron sights, the right optics are key in shooting accuracy. The reviews, news and videos in Gun Digest’s tactical optics section are certain to help you set your crosshairs on the best optics for your rifle, handgun or shotgun.

The Swarovski STR 80 isn't just another spotting scope. With an illuminated reticle and first focal plane subtensions, the optics is engineered to get shooters on target lightning fast.

Swarovski Optik Unveils New STR 80 Spotting Scope

Long-distance shooters searching for a spotting scope might find everything they want and more in Swarovski's new optic. With illuminated reticle with first focal plane subtensions, the STR 80 is engineered to get shooter on target fast, no matter the distance.

EOTech's new Model 518 (above) and 558 aim to be more convenient sights for shooters, since the a designed to accept AA batteries.

EOTech Introduces Two New Holographic Sights

EOTech has released a couple new sights that are certain to bob shooters' corks. What makes the new red-dot optics so nifty is their ability to run off one of the most common batteries in the world.

Aimpoint's Micro T-2 is an updated version of an older red-dot optic, and comes with some intriguing improvements.

Aimpoint Introduces Two New Red-Dot Optics

Aimpoint has always been at the forefront of electronic red-dot optics. And recently, the Swedish company expanded its catalog with a couple new optics that might be worth drawing a bead on.

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Gallery: New Gun Optics for 2014

Whether your sights are set on a distant metal gong or the buck of your dreams, powerful optics are essential for long-range shooters. Here's a look at some high-powered gun optics to keep your eye on.

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Bushnell Adds Red-Dot Sight to Tactical Optics Line

Bushnell's Elite Tactical optics have won their share of praises when it comes to long-distance shooting. And with the addition of a new red dot sight, the line now offers something for every shooting application.