Litehiker's Recent Activity

  1. Litehiker replied to the thread Best Thermal Optics 2018.

    There are some good reviews in gun magazines on FLIR thermal vision optics. And Leupold has a nice hand-held scope that does not break...

    Sep 20, 2018 at 2:37 PM
  2. Litehiker replied to the thread Bluetooth rangefinders and wind speed ??.

    Yeah, Bravo 4, I hear you. Any morning that begins before 8 AM is a bad day - but then I'm retired. ;o) (Just rubbing it in...) I...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 6:04 PM
  3. Litehiker replied to the thread Tragic bear attack in Wyoming.

    A few years back I was backpacking Yosemite's Tulomene River trailwith a group from Las Vegas. I hear a girl up ahead scream my name and...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 5:51 PM
  4. Litehiker replied to the thread Saving for a new "factory" higher end rifle. What do you recommend?.

    I have looked and looked at this subject. And I've been to stores and compared rifles: TIKKA, Browning, SAKO, Begara, Kimber, Remington,...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 5:20 PM
  5. Litehiker replied to the thread Bluetooth rangefinders and wind speed ??.

    Tyler-> Yep, I want elevation AND windage displayed in the binocular - with Bluetooth input from, say a Kestrel. Bravo 4-> Really?...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 1:14 PM
  6. Litehiker posted a new thread.

    Bluetooth rangefinders and wind speed ??

    It's nice to have an LRF coupled via Bluetooth with the Applied Ballistics' engine from say, a Kestrel/AB 5700. That means not going...

    Forum: Long Range Scopes and Other Optics

    Sep 18, 2018 at 2:35 PM
  7. Litehiker replied to the thread Spotting scope cae.

    I use my Leupold's 12 - 40 x 60 spotter's plastic hard case BUT I have a Cordura cover from Anarchy Outdoors that stays on all the time....

    Sep 18, 2018 at 2:02 PM
  8. Litehiker replied to the thread Scope failures.

    CRAP! dntworry, I wanted a Vortex Razor AMG but now I'm not so sure after reading of your problems with it. Eric B. UPDATE: That NF...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 1:58 PM
  9. Litehiker replied to the thread Range finder and smoke.

    My "wet dream" LRF binoculars are the current Leica HD -B with their array of sensors and micro SD card with your rifle's ballistics...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 1:55 PM
  10. Litehiker replied to the thread How low is too low?.

    As long as you can use the scope with no "neck bending" problems lower is better. If you could shoot your rifle with iron sights with...

    Sep 18, 2018 at 1:52 PM