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Do Holographic Sights Use Batteries

A holographic weapon sight is a non-magnifying sight that allows the user to look through a glass optical window and see a holographic reticle image superimposed on the field of view. The hologram of the reticle, built into the window, is laminated by a laser diode. This laser diode needs the power to illuminate the holographic reticle, this is way …

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A Beginners Guide To Red Dot Sights – What You Need To Know

Advances in electronics and optics have helped shooters strengthen and refine their aim. In particular, red dot sights, also known as red dot optics, are among the most popular options in the market today. They are usually small, electronic sight systems that generate a dot-shaped reticle that serves as a designator for where your rounds should land. The reason why …

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How To Zero In An EoTech Holographic Sight

EOTech, a division of L-3 Communication (among the largest defense companies in the U.S.) delivers technology and products in the field of holographic sighting systems, tactical laser, and imaging equipment. Their holographic weapon sights for small arms have been adopted by various military and law enforcement agencies. HOW DO HOLOGRAPHIC SIGHTS WORK? Unlike reflex sights, a holographic sight doesn’t use …

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Do Red Dot Sights Work At Night?

More and more beginners, as well as professional shooters, are appreciating the benefits illuminated dot sights can give them. In particular, the appeal of red dot sights seems to be their simplistic operation, high target acquisition speed, and shot accuracy.  Speed is the feature that shooters seem to appreciate the most – target acquisition with these types of optics is …

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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Red Dot Sight Magnifier

Red dot sights are optics that give the shooter an aim point in the form of an illuminated red (in some cases green) dot. They are very popular, especially among AR-15 style rifle owners because they’re easy to use and allow a quick acquisition of the target. They are generally designed to be used at close to moderate ranges and …

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Leupold FREEDOM Red Dot Sight (RDS) – Review

A red dot sight may not guarantee better accuracy overall, but it will certainly ensure improvement in accuracy when shooting quickly. Your target acquisition will be much quicker and follow-up shots even faster. This is probably one of the main reasons why red dot sights are so popular nowadays. When buying one, there are some critical factors you may want …

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Vortex SPARC II Red Dot Sight Review: A Good Budget Friendly RDS

Red Dot Sights are easier to use than iron sights – this is probably why a lot of people are providing their shotguns, rifles, handguns, with this type of contraption. The market responded to this trend by providing gun owners with a wide range of red dot options, with prices that go from $30 to $700. If you are looking …

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What Red Dot Sight Does the Military Use?

What Do the Military Look for When Choosing a Sight Optic? The task of selecting a sight optic is a difficult one. There are many options to choose from. Besides classic red dot sight which is used for shooting in the short distance and rapidly there is also a scope that is magnified and used for aiming a variety of …

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Eotech hhs1 vs hhs2 – Comparison Review

Introduction Are you in the market for a new holographic site? If so then you might want to consider EOTech’s holographic hybrid sight (HHS). Some of the main options you have are Eotech hhs1 vs hhs 2. The company was established in 1995 and its holographic weapon sights (HWS) have been game-changing.    The two hybrid models have many similar …

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Eotech exps vs xps – Comparison Review

Introduction EOTech offers a wide range of holographic weapons sights (HWS) including the 2010s-launched Eotech EXPS vs XPS. The Michigan-based company teamed up with Bushnell 20+ years ago to unveil the first commercial holographic sight.  The two sights have lots of similarities but also have some significant differences. How do these two holographic sights stack up? The two products are …