Vortex Optics

Recon R/T Monocular

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The Recon R/T is a unique, advanced tactical piece of equipment that is unlike any other in the field—the first truly compact, full-featured spotting scope developed especially for field surveillance and range estimating. The quick-handling, lightweight design features brilliant optical performance using Vortex premium XD glass and XR lens coatings. The versatile attachment clip secures the Recon R/T to any belt or strap for rapid deployment. The R/T ranging reticle using mrad-based subtensions also includes a secondary quick-ranging system with silhouettes.

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  • Magnification 10 x
  • Objective Lens Diameter 50 mm
  • Eye Relief 19.5 mm
  • Exit Pupil 5 mm
  • Linear Field of View 280 feet/1000 yards
  • Angular Field of View 5.3 degrees
  • Close Focus 12 feet
  • Length 7 inches
  • Width 3 inches
  • Hand Grip Width 2.4 inches
  • Weight 15.2 ounces
  • XD Lens Elements Extra-low dispersion (XD) glass increases resolution and color fidelity, resulting in crisp, sharp images.
  • XR Fully Multi-Coated Proprietary coatings increase light transmission with multiple anti-reflective coatings on all air-to-glass surfaces.
  • Phase Correction Coating on roof prism models enhances resolution and contrast.
  • Adjustable Eyecup Folds up and down for comfortable viewing with or without eyeglasses. Flared to eliminate stray light and rotatable for a custom fit.
  • Main Focus Allows for sharp image acquisition at distances from as close as 12 feet to infinity.
  • Fine Focus Allows for precise focus adjustment for fine image detail.
  • Utility Clip The versatile, multi-position utility clip allows for multiple attachment points and quick attachment to pocket edges, equipment or vests.
  • Roof Prism Valued for greater durability and a more compact size.
  • Waterproof O-ring seals prevent moisture, dust and debris from penetrating the riflescope for reliable performance in all environments.
  • Fogproof Argon gas purging prevents internal fogging over a wide range of temperatures.
  • ArmorTek Ultra-hard, scratch-resistant coating protects exterior lenses from scratches, oil and dirt.
  • Rubber Armor Provides a secure, non-slip grip, and durable external protection.