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#6942158 - 11/01/17 11:26 AM Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
Well, I done done it. I finally bit the bullet and upgraded from a Armasight Predator 336 to the Pulsar Trail XQ38. Me for, if I was going to spend the money, there was 3 features that it had to have. The first was it had to have an internal video recorder. I was tired of messing with wires and the MDVR. Second was it had to have a rechargeable battery, and finally I needed the Picture-in-Picture option. My budget was $3000-3500 and I was able to get everything that I needed and more with the Pulsar Trail XQ38. If you are considering either upgrading or buying a thermal for the first time, here is a quick review video that might help out. I've done much of the research so hopefully you won't have to...

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#6942675 - 11/01/17 05:48 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
wiiawiwb Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 09/16/17
Posts: 29
Congratulations. That's a serious unit.

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#6942697 - 11/01/17 06:14 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: wiiawiwb]
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
Originally Posted By: wiiawiwb
Congratulations. That's a serious unit.


Thanks! Yes it is. Had to have a serious talk with the wife about it...
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#6942718 - 11/01/17 06:31 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
JCCinOhio Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 08/27/14
Posts: 56
Just got my XQ50 today... it's sweet!... wife doesn't know though so shhhhhhhhh

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#6942737 - 11/01/17 06:44 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
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Extreme Tracker

Registered: 06/30/08
Posts: 4799
Loc: Mesquite, Tx
I know envy is a bad thing, but man am I envious.

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#6942743 - 11/01/17 06:51 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: JCCinOhio]
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
Originally Posted By: JCCinOhio
Just got my XQ50 today... it's sweet!... wife doesn't know though so shhhhhhhhh


Brave man! Haha
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#6942744 - 11/01/17 06:52 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: bigjoe8565]
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
Originally Posted By: bigjoe8565
I know envy is a bad thing, but man am I envious.


That’s how I felt for the past year watching everybody else’s videos.. I know how you feel.
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#6942752 - 11/01/17 07:01 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
Pig_Popper Online   content
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Registered: 08/16/15
Posts: 1101
Loc: Fort Worth
Did it ship with the latest firmware? If not do you intend to upgrade it?

Nice video !
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#6942753 - 11/01/17 07:04 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
They’ve had one firmware update since I received the scope. The update was pretty easy
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#6942782 - 11/01/17 07:34 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
der Teufel Online   content
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Registered: 11/16/11
Posts: 1007
Loc: Central Texas
Nice review. Thanks!
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#6942791 - 11/01/17 07:39 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: der Teufel]
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
Originally Posted By: der Teufel
Nice review. Thanks!


Thank you! There’s a lot of good scopes out there and thermal prices are falling
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#6942822 - 11/01/17 08:10 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
Espy Offline
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Registered: 11/08/07
Posts: 2932
Loc: Eddy TX.
Great scope getting ready to pull the trigger on a thermal scope just gotta sell a little more blood before I can buy one.

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#6942911 - 11/01/17 08:54 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: Espy]
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
Originally Posted By: Espy
Great scope getting ready to pull the trigger on a thermal scope just gotta sell a little more blood before I can buy one.


Haha.. I hear ya.. I had to surrender birthday and Christmas gifts for the next 5 years to get mine
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#6943058 - 11/01/17 10:06 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: HansETX]
wiiawiwb Offline
Light Foot

Registered: 09/16/17
Posts: 29
There's always spousal bribery that some people call jewelry!

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#6943116 - 11/01/17 11:03 PM Re: Finally Upgraded Thermal Scopes.. Pulsar Trail XQ38 [Re: wiiawiwb]
HansETX Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 07/12/17
Posts: 267
Loc: Ben Wheeler, TX
Originally Posted By: wiiawiwb
There's always spousal bribery that some people call jewelry!


Bingo! That's my ace in the hole..
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