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Posted: 1/21/2008 7:57:55 PM EST
So I was at my friends house and he has a Gen 2 NV hand held sight. Well I turned my Aimpoint COMP-C and looked through the night vision. I could see the 4 MOA dot, and the brighter green circle from the sight. What exactly is the difference between NV capable optics and regular optics?
cmmg
Link Posted: 1/21/2008 9:40:15 PM EST
[#1]
Link Posted: 1/22/2008 3:58:27 AM EST
[#2]
The "brighter green circle" that you describe sounds like the dot blooming.  Had you been using an M2, M3, M4, or T-1 at the appropriate NV setting, than all you would see is the crisp dot.  The dot cannot be seen with the naked eye on the NV settings, even in a pitch black environment.
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