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New Budget ATN Thermal #7412020 01/22/19 10:58 PM
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The Thor LT. Good news is, it doesn't have many technological features so maybe it won't be a glitchy POS. Ya'll wanna be prostaff? They'll hire anybody with a pulse.


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Originally Posted by KRoyal
Haha yea I polished that thing for hours.
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160 res ....

Pass


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Originally Posted by Pig_Popper
160 res ....

Pass


I seent that. May still work for what I do, but I'm medically unable to operate an ATN device. It's impossible to use the buttons with both middle fingers sticking up at their logo.


Originally Posted by KRoyal
Haha yea I polished that thing for hours.
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I would test one out. But we know how that went last time.


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Originally Posted by FiremanJG
I would test one out. But we know how that went last time.


Do you even prostaff bro? grin


Originally Posted by KRoyal
Haha yea I polished that thing for hours.
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Since they tried to build their own tech. vs license something that works, they've not been able to build anything worth a flip.


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Originally Posted by ImTheReasonDovesMourn
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I would test one out. But we know how that went last time.


Do you even prostaff bro? grin


No, no I do not.


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Re: New Budget ATN Thermal [Re: CharlieCTx] #7412382 01/23/19 04:29 AM
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Originally Posted by CharlieCTx
Since they tried to build their own tech. vs license something that works, they've not been able to build anything worth a flip.


Chinese components...partially assembled in US.


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I can find them some pro staff if they are giving out free scopes.


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What's the point of pro staff if you never listen and respond to their feedback?


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I saw this at SHOT Show - didn't look bad at all. But its was only for 5 mins.. So do not know how it works int he field. Wouldn't use it past 100-150 yards max though - and no way to ID past that distance for sure with the 160 res. No extras to bog up the scope an turns on in about 3 seconds. But time will tell how it does in the field for the masses.


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Originally Posted by jtprocaddie
I saw this at SHOT Show - didn't look bad at all. But its was only for 5 mins.. So do not know how it works int he field. Wouldn't use it past 100-150 yards max though - and no way to ID past that distance for sure with the 160 res. No extras to bog up the scope an turns on in about 3 seconds. But time will tell how it does in the field for the masses.


You were at the shot show, Joe? They have you serving drinks or just cleaning up the place?


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Haha yea I polished that thing for hours.
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Originally Posted by ImTheReasonDovesMourn
You were at the shot show, Joe? They have you serving drinks or just cleaning up the place?


There same as every year. Visiting with booths videoing whats coming out. Impressed with the new lines from Pulsar and Sightmark. Also some sweet rifle options.. AND A REALLY Sweet digital trigger which is going to be awesome. (switch from 5 lbs, to 1lbs to binary with a puch of a button)


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You been working out cocojoe?

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You been working out cocojoe?

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I saw it for about 30 seconds and wasn't overly impressed but I learned many years ago to never trust impressions of NV and thermal optics from inside a convention center. Without getting into a lot of details yet, we will probably be doing some 100% non-holds barred testing of these and some other ATN units for The Late Night Vision Show. And to be clear, by intentional choice, I do not sell ATN thermal and haven't for many years, so these reviews will have no negative effects on my sales, so they will be as unbiased as possible in the favorable direction of the scopes, if that makes sense.


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May have to try this, 3 year warranty, could always send it back if it doesn't work.


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Originally Posted by GLC
May have to try this, 3 year warranty, could always send it back if it doesn't work.


I think it going to be an OK thermal for the money. Don't expect any great performance past 100-150 yards


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May have to try this, 3 year warranty, could always send it back if it doesn't work.


I think it going to be an OK thermal for the money. Don't expect any great performance past 100-150 yards

I agree, night time hogs are 50 to 100 yards anyways.
Optics Planet has them for $1199, with a 11% discount, free shipping and free returns.


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Originally Posted by GLC
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May have to try this, 3 year warranty, could always send it back if it doesn't work.


I think it going to be an OK thermal for the money. Don't expect any great performance past 100-150 yards

I agree, night time hogs are 50 to 100 yards anyways.
Optics Planet has them for $1199, with a 11% discount, free shipping and free returns.

Ok, I ordered one, will let you know how it works. I can always send it back, Optics Planet has a great return policy.


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quality wise this seems similar to the sig echo thermals a couple of year ago

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Pslease keep us updated on performance.

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