The NG PVS-14 Multi-Purpose Night Vision Monocular uses the same chassis as the US Military-comissioned PVS units, and its battle-proven design is light-weight, tough and has superb optics. With variable gain control as standard, the NG PVS-14 Gen-3 Alpha MG Night Vision Monocular is compatible with a host of accessories allowing it to be hand held, head/helmet mounted, weapon or camera mounted. Designed for the most demanding night time Military or law enforcement operations, it is one of the best systems available. The PVS-14 multi-purpose night vision monocular was commissioned by the US Military in the late 90s. Today there are more PVS-14 units currently deployed in NATO Armies than any other night vision device. The AN/PVS-14 was the first real multi-use monocular, allowing it to fulfil a huge variety of Military tasks. It is also one of the most popular night vision units for law enforcement. The night vision monocular are waterproof, and feature ergonomic, simple, easy-to-use controls. The NG PVS14 Generation 3 Alpha Night Vision Monocular has a bright light cut-off, an automatic shut-off system and an IR illuminator on top of all the amazing features.