ARE RUSSIAN MILITARY NIGHT VISION DEVICES SO COMPETITIVE TO AMERICAN ONES?
YOU KNOW, A NIGHT VISION DEVICE CONSISTS OF TWO MAIN PARTS: OPTICS AND
has had a long history of quality military optics. After W.W.II Soviet
Army have captured most of the German optical plants, including famous
Carl Zeiss-Jena factory. They took the technology and tooling back to
Russia, added their own special refinements and began to built similar
and sometimes even more powerful binoculars.
tube technology was discovered simultaneously by Russian and German
Nazi researchers in the 1930's. After the war only two main parties
- USA and Russia have been able to maintain and further develop that
knowledge. The COLD WAR further spurred development of the process.
Several large Factories in Russian cities such as Krasnogorsk, Novosibirsk,
Kazan, Lytkarino, with large populations, were built around optical
mega-factories and provided the necessary manufacturing and scientific
research infrastructure to further enhance the night vision and optical
technologies. For many years, these rifle scope were strictly for military
SOME COMMERCIAL MANUFACTURERS WHICH MAY EXAGGERATE QUALITY CLAIMS TO
ATTRACT CUSTOMERS, THE MANUFACTURER OF THIS SCOPE NEVER ADVERTISED AND
STATED ONLY THE APPROVED RATINGS. THIS IS PROBABLY THE FIRST PUBLICITY
EVER PUBLISHED FOR THIS RIFLE SCOPE.
hours from a single battery pack
of man identification
meters of precise aiming.
USA battery 9V (included).
fully-coated optics, Military engraved individual serial number. Mazzle
flash protection and overlight shut-off.
"Green Cross-Hair Circle" reticle - a reflection of a
small energy laser beam on the retina. Target circle mark brightness
controlled by "up" and "down" push buttons on the right side of
adjustable width mounting assembly can be attached on any dove-tail
shape bracket up to 7/8 of an inch in width.
soft rubber eyepiece for eye safety when shooter returnes.
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