EOTech 518 Holographic Weapon Sight
The best just got better with the EOTech 518. The 518 runs on easy to find AA batteries but offers all of the features found in EOTech’s EXPS top of the line sight. With side button functionality you can reduce rail space when partnering the 518 with an EOTech magnifier. The 518 is also compatible with the new drop in Laser Battery Caps that EOTech designed to enhance aiming through the use of visible and IR lasers.
518 Holographic Weapon Sight Features
So far, the most popular reticle offered is this 65 MOA ring with 1 MOA dot is ideal for fast target acquisition. It Additionally, providing three usable aiming points. The aiming points below were based on the following load: .223 Cal. 62 Gr. 2,900 Vel.
Heads Up Display
In detail, this is the technology that fighter pilots use for target acquisition. In summary, this creates an accurate image of a target even in poor visibility conditions like rain, snow, darkness or cloud cover.
Also, the heads up display of a holographic sight provides the user with a 2 eyes open shooting. Additionally, this eliminates blind spots and tunnel vision and maximizes peripheral vision.
No Revealing Light Signature
All external optical surfaces of the HWS are flat and have anti reflective coatings so no glare elimination filters are needed.
Also, the projected reticle is visible to only the operator. In summary, even GEN 3 night vision equipment cannot detect the muzzle side signature of the HWS operator’s position.
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|Length/Width/Height:||5.6” x 2.2” x 2.9”|
|Water Resistant:||Up to 10 ft|
|Adjustment per click:||.5 MOA at 100 yds|
|Travel Range:||+/- 40 MOA|
|Mount:||1” weaver/1913 rail|
|Power Source:||(2) AA Batteries|
|Battery Life:||Up To 1000 Hours|
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