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A B C Distance | Glossary

A, B and C markings refer to the distances between holes on the rail/mount. A is the distance…

opticstrade 26. October, 2018

Temperature Sensitivity | Glossary

A thermal imaging device enables measuring the temperature of the target without physical contact….

opticstrade 26. October, 2018

Accuracy | Glossary

The data that tells how accurately in many meters/yards the device will measure the…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Risers | Glossary

Hello. Welcome to another episode of Optics Trade Debates. Today, we’re here to talk…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Diopter Range | Glossary

Diopter range in optics with one ocular (riflescopes, spotting scopes, NV optics, …)  …

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Tube Diameter | Glossary

Tube diameter is that diameter on the riflescope, where mounts are clamped on (see…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Sensor Type | Glossary

First, you need to know that every digital camera (including digital night vision devices)…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Spectral Sensitivity | Glossary

Spectral sensitivity is used to specify the various attributes of the photopigments in the…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Pixel Size | Glossary

The smaller the size of a pixel and larger the number of pixels the…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Sensor Resolution | Glossary

Sensors can detect the smallest changes in the quantity they are measuring, and this…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Scope / Sight Type | Glossary

In this category, it is listed whether the mount is attached to the optical…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Reticle Position | Glossary

There are 3 options of reticle position in rifle scopes on the market: – 1….

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Prism Type | Glossary

Most modern binoculars are made with an element called prism which is responsible for…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Parallax Adjustment | Glossary

Traditionally, rifle scopes had a fixed parallax set at 100 meters or 100 yards;…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Mount Rail | Glossary

Telescopic sights with a mounting rail under their main tube are almost always made…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018

Maximal Rangefinder Range | Glossary

Maximal rangefinder range is the maximum distance to which the laser rangefinding device correctly…

opticstrade 25. October, 2018