Lens Coatings | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about lens coatings. In the past, manufacturers produced lenses and prisms out of normal glass. There is a lot of light lost whenContinue reading

Target vs. First Priority Mode in LRFs | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about the Target or the First priority mode on laser rangefinding products. These two different terms basically have the same meaning./p> It’s hardContinue reading

Scan Mode in LRFs | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about Scan mode on laser rangefinding products. Laser range finding optics have two measuring modes. The ordinary setting measures the distance once whenContinue reading

Kahles Twist Guard Locking Function | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about the Kahles Twist Guard locking function. The twist guard is a part of the windage turret that freely rotates. Its main functionContinue reading

IR Illuminators | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about infrared illuminators. There is a lot of talk about night vision devices but illuminators are usually neglected. Apart from the best genContinue reading

Interpupillary Distance | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about interpupillary distance. The interpupillary distance is the distance between the centers of the eyepieces. It can be adjusted because most binoculars areContinue reading

How to Mount Smartclip PCM Converter | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to tell you how to mount a Smartclip PCM converter. The PCM converter solves quite a few problems associated with the standard bayonet mount, whichContinue reading

Fogproof | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about the term fogproof. Fogging occurs when optics experience a rapid change of temperature. If there’s air on the inside of the opticsContinue reading

Floatable Binoculars | Optics Trade Debates

Welcome to Optics Trade debates. In each episode, we talk about a different topic and try to answer the most common questions we receive about it. Today, we are going to talk about floatable binoculars. As the name suggests, floatable binoculars float on water. This trait is important only for marine binoculars. Marine binoculars needContinue reading