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Vortex Optics is bringing a long queue of products for 2017 including riflescopes, holographic sights and red dots, binoculars, and spotting scopes. In the riflescope category, two popular categories – Vortex Viper PST Gen II Riflescope and Vortex Diamondback Tactical Riflescope – are updated. While 10 products are updated in the Viper PST Gen 2 category, 2 products are included in the Diamondback Tactical category. In the holographic sights and red dots section too, two new products are unveiled for 2017 – Vortex Razor AMG UH-1 Holographic Sight and Venom Red Dot 6 MOA. In the binocular and spotting scope segments, two new products are unveiled and they are Vortex Fury HD 10×42 Laser rangefinding Binocular and four Vortex Razor HD Spotting Scope respectively.
Now, let’s have a closer look at the new Vortex products of 2017.
VORTEX VIPER PST GEN II RIFLESCOPE
The shooters will now have an undue advantage in all field conditions and ranges as Vortex Optics now updated one of the most popular riflescope line – Vortex Viper PST Gen II Rifle Scope. 10 products are updated in this riflescope series –
3 products are updated in the 5-25×50 segments with varying reticle choices (EBR-2C MRAD, EBR-2C MOA, EBR-4 MOA)
VORTEX VIPER PST 5-25X50 EBR-2C MRAD PST-5258 (Pre-Order)
VORTEX VIPER PST 5-25X50 EBR-2C MOA PST-5255 (Pre-Order)
VORTEX VIPER PST 5-25X50 EBR-4 MOA PST-5251 (Pre-Order)
3 products are updated in the 3-15×44 series with varying reticle choices (EBR-2C MRAD, EBR-2C MOA, EBR-4 MOA)
VORTEX VIPER PST 3-15X44 EBR-2C MRAD PST-3158 (Pre-Order)
VORTEX VIPER PST 3-15X44 EBR-2C MOA PST-3155 (Pre-Order)
VORTEX VIPER PST 3-15X44 EBR-4 MOA PST-3151 (Pre-Order)
2 products are updated in the 2-10×32 series (EBR-4 MRAD and EBR-4 MOA)
VORTEX VIPER PST 2-10X32 EBR-4 MRAD PST-2105 (Pre-Order)
VORTEX VIPER PST 2-10X32 EBR-4 MOA PST-2101 (Pre-Order)
2 products are updated in the 1-6×24 series (VMR-2 MRAD and VMR-2 MOA)
VORTEX VIPER PST 1-6X24 VMR-2 MRAD PST-1607 (Pre-Order)
VORTEX VIPER PST 1-6X24 VMR-2 MOA PST-1605 (Pre-Order)
Know more about the features and specs of these 2017 releases at New Products 2017: Vortex Viper PST GEN II Riflescope Series.
VORTEX DIAMONDBACK TACTICAL RIFLESCOPE
Two new releases in this series:
Vortex Diamondback Tactical 3-9×40 Rifle Scope (Pre-Order) – Specifications include 3-9x magnification, 40 mm Objective Lens Diameter, 3.8 inches Eye Relief, 33.7-11.3 feet/100 yards Field of View, 1 Inch Tube Size, Tactical Turret Style, 1/4 MOA Adjustment Graduation, 12 MOA Travel per Rotation, 86 MOA Max Elevation Adjustment, 86 MOA Max Windage Adjustment, 100 yards Parallax Setting, 12.5 inches length, and 15.9 ounces weight.
Vortex Diamondback Tactical 4-12X40 Rifle Scope (Pre-Order) – Specifications include 4-12x magnification, 40 mm Objective Lens Diameter, 3.8 inches Eye Relief, 23.6-7.9 feet/100 yards Field of View, 1 Inch Tube Size, Tactical Turret Style, 1/4 MOA Adjustment Graduation, 12 MOA Travel per Rotation, 60 MOA Max Elevation Adjustment, 60 MOA Max Windage Adjustment, 100 yards Parallax Setting, 14.2 inches length, and 16.2 ounces weight.
Both these new Vortex Diamondback Tactical Riflescopes come with exposed tactical turrets so that you can easily dial elevation and windage for getting precise bullet drop as well as wind drift compensation at extended ranges quickly. Vortex Optics has incorporated zero-reset feature on both turrets for re-indexing zero reference marks after sight in. While on field, you will get visual cue of your turret’s position as fiber optic rotation indicators have been integrated in the turrets.
#2 HOLOGRAPHIC SIGHTS AND RED DOTS
Two new products are released in 2017 under holographic sights and Red Dots category:
VORTEX RAZOR AMG UH-1 HOLOGRAPHIC SIGHT — 1 MOA Dot (Pre-Order)- Vortex Optics has introduced a new paradigm in Holographic Weapon Sights, which melds energy efficiency as well as durability of red dot with holographic sight’s reticle pattern, zero-distortion, and impressive sight picture. This has become possible because of the use of revolutionary Fusion Hologram with Quantum Well Light Control (FHQ) technology. VORTEX RAZOR AMG UH-1 HOLOGRAPHIC SIGHT — 1 MOA Dot RZR-AMG-3 comes with Integrated Mount that helps in attaching the device quickly to all types of Weaver or Picatinny rails. Important specs include 1x Magnification, Unlimited Eye Relief, 1 MOA Dot Size, 1/2 MOA Adjustment Graduation, Parallax Free, 3.5 inches length, and 11.8 oz weight.
VORTEX VENOM RED DOT — 6 MOA Dot (Pre-Order)- Use this Venom Red Dot sight with AR, pistol, or shotgun to make your shot placement that more perfect. You can acquire target rapidly as it comes with a prominent 6 MOA dot. It also helps in getting a precise point of aim. Vortex Venom Red Dot 1x Red 6 MOA VMD-3106 features aluminum housing, durable body, fully multi-coated lens, wide field of view, easy top-load system, power and dot intensity controls, flush 1 MOA windage and elevation adjustments. Important specifications include 1x magnification, unlimited eye relief, 6 MOA Dot Size, 1 MOA Adjustment Graduation, 130 MOA Max Elevation Adjustment, 100 MOA Max Windage Adjustment, Parallax Free, 1.9 inches length, and 1.1 ounces weight.
In this category, Vortex Optics is releasing one product:
Vortex Optics is releasing VORTEX FURY HD 10×42 LASER RANGEFINDING BINOCULAR that has long range capability as well as high quality optics. The manufacturer has perfectly paired high-definition binocular with angle compensated rangefinding capability, thereby benefitting users with valuable dual-purpose functionality, efficiency, speed, and convenience. One of the greatest advantages of this device is that you can use it with single hand as it comes with right side controls. Therefore, the shooter can easily hold rifle, bow, or other important equipment in one hand and use the other to locate target at a distance and range it. Important specifications of VORTEX FURY 10X42 MID SIZE ROOF PRISM LASER RANGEFINDING BINOCULAR include 10x magnification, 42 mm Objective Lens Diameter, 16 Exit Pupil, 314.4-6 feet/1000 yards linear field of view, 20 feet Close Focus, 54-69 mm Interpupillary Distance, 5.75 inches Height, 5.9 inches Width, and 31.8 ounces weight.