This red-dot sight has a tube design with optic elements with aiming dots at both ends. Usually scopes with such design are waterproof what allow using it at most hard weather conditions.
Critical components of this collimator sight are fully protected. Tube design scopes work same as open, except of one disadvantage – smaller field-of-vision angle. But it compensated by reliable protection of sight. Red dot collimator sight Pilad P1x25 used not only by hunters, but also by military operators. In many countries this type of scopes is used together with magnifiers (without aiming dots) mounted in-line with the sight. Also it recommended using such sighting complex with foldable foresight. With this complex operator can easy control distance up to 100 m (with red-dot) and up to 300 m (with magnifier).
Sight case – one-piece casting block made from aviation-grade aluminum. All threaded connections have rubber O-rings providing waterproof capability. Scope installs on Weaver rail with quick-coupling mount. Usually this type of scopes has different aiming marks – it could be crosshair, dot or circle. User can choose from two colors of aiming mark – red or green.
Sight has on/off switch and aiming mark brightness knob. This model, unlike the older ones, have fully digital control, this eliminates wear off mechanical parts.
Sight has anti-reflection coating reducing glare from sun light. Reliable quick-coupling mount makes sight installation/removal easy. Red-dot construction is fully collapsible and condition of all O-rings can be checked. Aiming mark position adjustment knobs equipped with caps made from aviation-grade aluminum and fully screws in to sight case. Red-dot sight works from one cr2032 type lithium battery, battery life is quite long. For several models is recommended to use steel mounting rings with quick-release mechanism. It is recommended to mount red-dot collimator sight Pilad P1x25 on Weaver-Picatinny rail. Rail could be installed on dovetail bracket or be integrated in forend or receiver cover.
Optical magnification: 1
Clear aperture: 25 mm
Field of view at 100 m: not limited
Aiming mark color: red
Waterproof case: Yes
Power source: CR2032 (3V)
Battery life – continuous use: 230.000 hours
Brightness adjustment: 9 levels
Aiming mark size: 3 MOA
Can work with night vision device: No
Material: aviation-grade aluminum
Operating temperature: + 50 to -30 degC
Sight weight: 180 g