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Selecting a game caller when hunting fox’s or Wild dogs
There are many different callers on the market from the  manual mouth callers to the top of the range electronic callers  The mouth caller are a simple caller and usually inexpensive but I have found some to be easy to master and some not so easy, most are effective to a point but I found they are a pain to use when  your trying to shoot and blow at the same time and some of the metal ones leave a fowl taste in your mouth  The Electronic callers I have found are probably the easiest to use and most versatile of callers you can get on the market today there is a wide range..
Hints and tips to get the best out your Xsight
1: Download manual from www.atncorp.com      Familiarise yourself with the features this is best done before mounting it on your rifle 2: Once you have placed a good set of lithium or Kentli batteries in the your Xsight      Go into the settings and check to see if the Xsight has the latest firmware     If not download as per manual instructions and before loading the new firmware onto the SD card do a full re format of the card     If so do a factory reset ( this can be found in the settings)     After reset it will prompt ..
Mounting the X-sight II
There are a few ways to mount an Xsight on your rifle what you are looking to do is move the Xsight back about two inches so you can get good eye position on the eye piece   First and most important thing is to have a full length standard Picatinny rail on your rifle you can pick these up from your local gun store so you get the correct fitting pic rail for your rifle or off Ebay if you know which rail is the correct rail for your rifle or if you have a dovetail mount you will have to get a dovetail to Picatinny rail adaptor Second is the Riser Extension Rail which is most important thi..
Fox Shooting At Night 5-20x  ATN X-Sight II
Fox Shooting At Night Using The 5-20x ATN X-Sight II Equipment:                            Tikka T3 .204 and .223 more the .204 on fox’s                          5-20 XSight II - Product here                         T67 After market IR - Product here                         FoxPro Inferno with an extension horn speaker..
How Night Vision Works
Night vision goggles boost a dim, dark scene in a series of simple steps: Dim light from a night scene enters the lens at the front. The light is made of photons (particles of light) of all colors. As the photons enter the goggles, they strike a light-sensitive surface called a photocathode. It's a bit like a very precise solar panel: it's job is to convert photons into electrons (the tiny, subatomic particles that carry electricity round a circuit). The electrons are amplified by a photomultiplier, a kind of photoelectric cell. Each electron entering the photomultiplier results in m..