MLB-the bridge for NVD and thermal

Bottom Line Up Front (BLUF): We believe that the most effective and straightforward way to mount your Night Vision Device (NVD) and thermal device if you are have a PVS-14/THE14 and Jerry-YM/PFN, is with our purpose-built FC-MLB(FalconClaw-Modular Lightweight Bridge). Why design our own mount?  While not reinventing the wheel, we aimed to enhance existing designs. Why dual mount NVD and thermal?  For users familiar with this setup, you can skip ahead. However, for those considering dual mounting or Read more…

2024 Best helmet mounted thermal

New thermal has arrived to take the place as the best helmet mounted What is different and new about the Jerry-YM 2.0? They look and feel identical, however the it does have some upgrades. Here is an overview. Jerry-YM Electonic zoom 1 – 4x Recoil proof No Mounting options Handheld, helmet Color palette options White hot Black hot Color Jerry-YM 2.0 Electonic zoom 1 – 6x Recoil proof Maybe Mounting options Handheld, helmet, clip-on Color Read more…

D14 dovetail adapter for thermals

Quick attach adapters for your favorite thermals Jerry YM dovetail adapter PFN640+ Dovetail adapter How it compares to our own bridge solution Different strokes for different folks, if you are going for lightweight our MLB will be the option for you, quick on and off feature- D14. D14 has been on the market for a while and many people have already acquired this bridge, which is why we made this option for our favourite thermals Read more…

Best Helmet Mounted Thermal

Remember the Infiray ML19 and the MH25? They were decent bang for buck thermal monoculars for helmet mounting or standalone use. We hoped the new version of the device named MH25W would be an upgrade to the previous version, but that was not the case.  Everyone knows RH-25 (USA) or PFalcon 640+ (rest of the world), and its a major upgrade for the MH25, but the biggest downside is that it costs and weighs around 50% more.  Read more…

Round #1: Photonis ECHO vs 4G, Go!

We are aiming to provide series of “Round #” articles where we will compare different NVDs in same environments. There are many articles online that describe the performance of different generations, tube producers or optics. Truth is that usually comparable devices are not close to each other specification wise. We wanted to do honest review and It’s so much easier to grasp the difference when you see performance of IIT’s with similar specs side-by-side. We Read more…

How big is the difference between FOM 1661 and 1979?

Until now, in our comparison blogs we have compared ECHO to a GEN3 and other GEN2s. You can read all about it here.  However, we have never compared ECHO vs ECHO to answer a question  “how big is the difference between FOM 1600 and FOM 1900?“. Now, we will try to cover that question with examples. Specification of Test Units Let us start by comparing specification sheets of the selected test units. As you can see Read more…

Our customers’ thoughts on DTNVG with ECHO

I have been asked to share my thoughts about working with Falconclaw and upgrading my nightvision device to DTNVG. Here is my first-hand experience. Wastegate99 www.instagram.com/wastegate_99/ NVG Upgrade So for the last 2,5 years, I have been playing Airsoft with a ACT LUNOX – commercial gen 2+,  in green. I bought this device second hand from a guy in UK. It was my first NVG – what an experience when running around in the dark, Read more…

Photonis Commercial in different conditions

A picture is worth a thousand words! Let’s see how Photonis Commercial compares against standard Gen2+ and 4G. We have comparisons in a half-moon, cloud-coverage, and starlight conditions.  Photonis Commercial in GT-14 different lighting conditions Full moon Half moon Cloud coverage Starlight Standard Gen2+ Full moon Half moon Cloud coverage Starlight Photonis 4G Full moon Half moon Cloud coverage Starlight

Our Customer Thoughts on NVD + Thermal Combo

We asked one of our customers to share his first hand experience with different nightvision setups he has tried over the years. And  here it is!  I’ve been asked about my night game setup quite a bit lately, so I thought I’d break it down to answer some of the most frequently asked stuff. Also, this is a nice chance for me to sum up my experiences with the various NV devices & configurations I’ve Read more…

ECHO vs Gen3

How big is the difference between ECHO and Gen3? Before you continue … If you haven’t read our Monocular Night-vision Buying Guide, then please do so before continuing. All of us night-vision-fans, have read multiple comments about Gen2 vs Gen3. There is a lot of opinions that are controversial. Let me share you a secret – Difference between low-end and high-end Gen2 unit is much larger than difference between high-end Gen2 and high-end Gen3. Let Read more…

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The go-to guy if you have any technical questions about the NV or Thermal devices.

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