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Chris Parkin reviews the new Leica Geovid 3200.COM rangefinding binoculars; what do they offer in terms of functionality?

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Paul Austin tests the new Burris XTR Signature Scope rings, finding a reliable alternative to the traditional “20 MOA rail” addition

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Chris Parkin offers a fantastically comprehensive overview of scope mechanics and adjustment - this month’s Tech Talk is riflescope turrets!

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Technology is transforming every area of our daily lives, and hunting is no exception; in 2021, Swarovski Optik is focusing on digital intelligence

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Chris Parkin - resident tech head - provides a guided tour of the relative merits of scope adjustment dials...

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The new Leica Calonox thermal range has arrived at Scott Country International! Check out these two thermal beauties...

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The ideal stalking scope? Chris Parkin dissects the merits of moderate magnification with the Schmidt & Bender 8x56 Klassik riflescope

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Paul Austin reviews Hawke’s bestselling Sindwinder scope, which has just enjoyed a serious makeover; check out the Hawke Sindwinder 30 FFP

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Paul Austin looks at the latest release from the biggest name in thermal - Pulsar’s new Krypton XG50 front-mounted thermal!

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Which thermal spotter is right for you? Which tech specs matter when trying to decide? Christian Rysgaard looks at three thermals to help explain

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Paul Austin takes a closer look at the creme de la creme of the optics world - Swarovski’s new NL Pure Binoculars! Here, he reviews the 12x42 NL Pure Binos after taking them out for a test drive

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A large field of view shows all the details required for long-range shooting. The Swarovski Z8i 2-16x50 P is a sophisticated multipurpose scope for s talking, as well as hide and driven hunting. Its high-luminosity optics reveal all the crucial details needed to connect with your target, even in poor light conditions and at twilight

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Editor Paul Austin welcomes two newcomers to the thermal market - the HIK Vision Vulkan 15mm and 35mm 35mk Smart Thermal Monoculars!

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We have teamed up with HIKVision to offer you the chance to win the Vulkan 35mm 35mK smart thermal monocular, worth a whopping £1,849.99! Enter here!

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Chris Parkin checks out the latest in customisable scope options with the Schmidt & Bender 3-21x50 Exos Riflescope, complete with STII-B turrets

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