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night vision

[′nīt ‚vizh·ən]
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The IR-Hunter was engineered for balance on a rifle when used as a dedicated thermal sight. However, the versatile IR-Hunter can easily support day optics as a clip-on thermal.
AN/PAS-13 medium weapon thermal sight (MWTS) (LIN S90535):
A spokesman for the company added: "Thermal sights will be provided for rifles, marksman's weapons and light machine guns.
The family is composed of three variants: the Light Weapon Thermal Sight for the M-16 and M-4 rifles and carbines, as well as for the M-136 Light Anti-Armor Weapon; the Medium Weapon Thermal Sight for the M-249 and M-240B medium machine guns; and the Heavy Weapon Thermal Sight for the squad leader's M-16 and M-4 rifles and carbines, M-24 and M-107 sniper rifles, and the M-2HB and Mk.
'You've got an A-10 with advanced technology and he can't use a thermal sight to identify whether a tank is a friend or foe.
It is intended for soldiers, gunners, pilots, and mission planners required to view the world through a Forward looking infrared (FLIR) sensor or thermal sight. SIREEL's vehicles are divided by countries or regions.
In 2011 Qioptiq introduced a new line of clip-on image intensifiers and extended its portfolio in the thermal sight field.
Who decides that the smartphone does not need to be submersible, survive altitude, withstand 12-foot drop onto concrete etc., when other items such as a radio or thermal sight have to pass all of these requirements?
The thermal sight is produced by Qioptiq, the close-quarter battle sight by Shield, and the underslung grenade launcher sight by Istec.
The upgrade includes installation of the improved thermal sight system 2nd generation forward-looking infrared radar, spare and repair parts, test equipment, personnel training and training equipment and other related elements of programme support.
ROC-V is a thermal sight training program that runs on any computer with the Windows operating system.