One Happy Veteran is back with another fascinating tale of hunter versus hunted. In this installment, he finds himself tracking coyote #26. #26 has stayed one step ahead until now. Read on to find out how J.C. used his Night Optics Marauder 750 4x night vision riflescope to hunt and kill the elusive #26! Continue reading “Stalking #26” »
Texas guided hunting company “Bad Ass Hogs & Dogs,” a long time Night Optics customer recently picked up a shiny new Panther 336 Thermal Riflescope with complementary DVR (digital video recorder) and shot some awesome video during the month of July.
One of our amazing customers and owner of an Argus 740 and more recently, a high spec unfilmed Marauder 750, sent us an amazing story about his experience hunting coyotes on his property on Friday, May 13th 2016! Read below, really good stuff!
Friday the 13th
By: One Happy Veteran
No, this is not a horror story, that is, unless you are a fawn eating coyote!
It’s the middle of May and whitetail does will start dropping their fawns at any time here in Leon County. Once the fawns hit the ground, coyotes will be hunting the fawns for their breakfast, lunch and dinner. I know, because I have killed coyotes that were hunting fawns in the morning, at noon and night. Continue reading “Friday The 13th” »
Night Optics USA introduces the Dual PVS-14/Sentry 14 helmet mount system for L3/Harris Exelis spec PVS-14 night vision monoculars. This is a highly adaptable system that can be configured as a single-tube or dual-tube stereoscopic night vision goggle. This mounting system adds exceptional versatility to each PVS-14/Sentry 14 by making it possible to quickly detach one or both units from the head mount for weapon-mounted use or handheld as a surveillance/observation tool! Continue reading “Night Optics PVS-14 Dual Mount System” »
Night Optics sent a Panther 336 to the production team over at CBS TV Studios Hawaii for filming on an episode of Hawaii Five-0. The episode aired on May 6, 2016. While it appears only for a breif time, it was during a pivotal scene in the final act.
Spoiler Alert: Five-0 Police detectives use thermal imaging to determine the number of armed bad guys inside the house where a young girl is being held hostage. They time it perfectly so that all 3 detectives take out the 3 bad guys all at once. The scene concludes with the ring leader holding the little girl at gunpoint while Five-0 detectives set up another shot to take him out as well.
See the short scene with the Panther 336 Thermal Riflescope below!
View the Panther 336 Thermal Riflescope on NightOptics.com: Click here