Simple Guide to Thermals
Everyone would love to own and shoot with a thermal rifle sight here is a short guide for purchasing a thermal sight
Firstly you must know at what distance you will be shooting your game at this determines which thermal sight will suit your needs to get good identification of your prey
Keep in mind that all you are going to see is the thermal image of what you are about to shoot at and is sometimes very hard to identify your prey unless its walking or running or very close
I have totally mistaken a fox for a stump for just the fact it was sitting still and ..
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..
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 ..
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 Using The 5-20x ATN X-Sight II
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FoxPro Inferno with an extension horn speaker..
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..