US Night Vision Generation 3 PVS-14 Auto-Gated Monocular is US Night Visions most advanced monocular. The versatile Gen 3 USNV PVS-14A features a manual gain control that allows the user to increase or decrease image tube brightness. The monocular uses an auto-gated Generation 3 image tube in a high performance compact mil-spec housing for use with multiple applications. The USNV PVS-14 monocular can be used on cameras, weapons, helmets, hand held, and head mounted. Included with the monocular are eye cup, head mount, military soft case, brow pads, transfer arm, lanyard, shoulder strap, sacrificial window, lens tissue, objective lens cover, demist shield, OPS manual, and 1 AA Battery.
Warranty: Warranty options available.
US Night Vision Generation 3 PVS-14 Auto-Gated Monocular Specifications:
Technology: Generation III
Field of view: 40 degrees
Diopter Adjustment: 2 to -6
Weight: 12.2 ounces
Dimensions: 4.5 x 2 x 2.25 inches
Power Source: 1 AA battery
Battery Life: 40 hours
Warranty: Warranty options available
Generation 3 Night Vision:
There were two main advancements from Gen 2 to Gen 3. The first, an added ion-barrier film increased the life of the tube from 2000 to 10000 hours. The other, gallium arsenide photocathode enabled detection of objects at darker conditions and longer distances.