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This is really big news. Elite Defense is now representing the Specter line of optics from Elcan and they’re debuting a pre-production version of the Specter, Holographic Combat Optic.
They advertise 1200 hours on nominal setting (12 daytime, 3 NVG) from a cross mounted CR123A. it offers a latger field of view than its closest competitor and is manufactired from an aluminum housing for strength. It features a solid state optical path and Elcan has conducted exhaustive testing to ensure the is no thermal drift up to the design target range of -40 to 160 deg F. The are no moving parts in the optical path so there is no room for moisture incursion. There are two reticle options, 72 MOA circle with 1 MOA dot as well as just a 1 MOA dot.
The Specter HCO begins shipping in May.
Elite Defense is currently selling overstock EOTech Model EXPS3-0 holographic sights at a special sale price. The EXPS3-0 features a 7mm raised base for co-witness with iron sights, and is powered by a single 123 lithium battery for 600 hours of continuous operation. The EXPS3-0 is also NV-compatible, and is waterproof up to 10m.
Supplies are limited, so take advantage while you can.
Elite Defense is currently attending the NYTOA (New York Tactical Officers Association) Tactical Conference held at Turning Stone Casino in Verona, New York. The show starts today and runs through April 30th. Stop by and visit Frank at Booth # 901 to see the latest armor set-ups from FirstSpear, ballistic headwear from Ops-Core, and uniforms from Patagonia. Mention this post on SSD and get a free gift (while supplies last).
Move will expand distribution channels giving Military Operators around the world more access to the company’s equipment solutions
San Diego, CA, January 9, 2015 – Phokus Research Group, an innovation company and manufacturer, announced today a partnership with Elite Defense to expand its international distribution. Elite Defense will now be the international master distributor of Phokus Research Group’s military line of products. This line includes more than 20 revolutionary items including the Deployment, Low-Vis, Shield, and Advanced Vehicle trauma kits, and the HOPLITE night vision refocusing device. Elite Defense maintains a comprehensive network of qualified distributors and retailers around the globe and works extensively with specialized, research and development focused companies to facilitate the transfer of niche products into broader markets.
“Partnering with Elite Defense will enable Phokus Research Group to support military units all over the world while maintaining our unique focus on developing innovative, field-driven solutions,” said Steve Friedlander, VP Sales and Marketing of Phokus Research Group. “As we respond to the increasing demand for our product line, collaborating with Elite Defense will ensure our expanded reach into the international marketplace without sacrificing the direct R&D work with our end-users that drives our technologies.”
Phokus Research Group will display their products at the 2015 SHOT Show taking place from January 20-23, 2015 in Las Vegas in the Elite Defense booth #32411. Interested dealers may contact Elite Defense to schedule a product review at the show or to learn more about becoming a dealer.
Elite Defense is holding an End User Appreciation Reception during SOFIC on Tuesday, May 20th from 1730 – 1930. The location of the reception is on the Bada Bing, behind the Marriott Waterside outside the convention center. Complementary food and beverages will be provided.