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Is the Athlon Argos the ideal hunting rifle scope?

As hunters we have many things in common, apart from the love of the outdoors, and one of those is we appreciate a good set of optics without breaking the bank. For a long time the age old saying of “You get what you pay for,” has been spot on when it comes to optics. Far too many hunters spend a small fortune on their rifle only to go ahead and slap some cheap optics on top, in the hopes it being just good enough to help the rifle do the trick.

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5 Best Binoculars For An African Hunting Safari

As a Professional Hunter there is certain tools of the trade that I just cannot do without, and a good pair of binoculars is one of them.   I would feel completely lost and inadequate without my binoculars when hunting with clients. Apart from the obvious of being able to see far distances, their other uses are almost endless. I have used my binoculars to steady my rifle on a rock before taking the shot and taken pictures of animals or specific areas with my phone through my binoculars.   Scanning the African bush not only looking for animals to hunt but rather the right animal to hunt, a good set of binoculars is invaluable. My binoculars help me to...

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