Gear Preview – OPR8 Ultra-Low Profile amber filters and sacrificial lenses

Anybody who knows me, knows that I have always had a love/hate relationship with amber filters. While I definitely realized the merits of running amber filters(eg: reducing the green backsplash against my face; reducing eyestrain; increasing contrast), I was never pleased with the market’s offerings. It all started with the Wilcox filters, which are not user-serviceable […]

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Insight MTM – Proof of Concept

After some (none) deliberation, I found myself in possession of an Insight MTM. Being a mini thermal monocular with essentially zero mounting options save for a bipod/tripod stud at the bottom, there were basically 4 usage options: Slinging it around my neck/stowing in my pocket and using it as-intended, as a hand-held monocular. This option […]

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