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Time for IR class #8372474 09/02/21 03:05 PM
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After a recent hog hunt failure, my father and I have the itch. Need to be schooled on nv be thermal and what would be best for us. Scope will go on a 6.5 creed bolt gun that I have no other need for. Budget is $750 plus or minus a little. Will be used both for sitting over feeders and open pasture. I like the clear daytime photo of nv but not sure what I’d be loosing.



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I don't think anyone has a thermal in the $750 range. I got a Wraith 4k MAX 3-24 for about that from Cameraland during one of their sales. I'm going to mount it on an AR this weekend.

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Thermal is much higher than $750. You can get digital night vision in that range.




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Originally Posted by QuitShootinYoungBucks
I don't think anyone has a thermal in the $750 range. I got a Wraith 4k MAX 3-24 for about that from Cameraland during one of their sales. I'm going to mount it on an AR this weekend.

https://cameralandny.com/shop/brand...0138-a388-00163ecd2826?variation=2762354


This is a good suggestion. You could go a bit less and get the Wraith HD as another option.


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For the money, I don't think you can beat the Sightmark Wraith. I have the 2-16x28 with an upgraded IR illuminator. These two clips were the first I recorded with it. The upgraded IR illuminator made a huge difference in night illumination over what is shown here. JMO.

https://texashuntingforum.com/forum.../re-sightmark-wraith-2-16x28#Post8007391


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Thanks guys. I messed up in my original post, price line is $1750 not $750. I’m not sure I can get into thermal for that price either though.



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