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Gen 2 Goggles

Postby TurboTim07 on Fri Dec 07, 2007 10:50 pm

What are some suggestions for good, lightweight, and cheap gen 2 (preferably but we'll take very good gen 1/1+'s)goggles/binoculars with headmounts or the option to use a headmount? A couple of buddies of mine are hoping to get some for FTX and were looking to see what's a good recommendation for a tactical environment (we're attending a senior military college so that explains why we're not issued the gear).
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Postby Ryan_W on Mon Dec 10, 2007 6:17 pm


For a gen 2 unit, I recommend the ATN NVM-14 monocular. This can be worn with optional headgear for hands free use. I recommend a monocular because the gain on night vision units can be very bright. For tactical type use, you want to have one eye that is still adjusted to the dark.
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Postby TurboTim07 on Wed Dec 12, 2007 11:56 am

Thanks for your advice. Do you have any recommendations on maybe gen 1 or gen 1+ that may be cheaper?
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