Meprolight Tru-Dot RDS Now Available in US

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    The Mepro Tru-Dot RDS red dot sight is now (officially) available in the United States. Its been about a year since TFB has a first-look at the sight, but The Mako Group has made good on its promise. Powered from a standard AA battery, the optic is designed for the simultaneous10043_242633_1_1 performance and value-oriented shooter.

    The sight features Q/D mounting to standard picatinny rails, a 1.8 MOA red dot (beating out AimPoint’s 2 MOA) and a large 33 x 20mm window or 1.29 x .78″ for us Imperialists. The sight is NVG compatible and uses LEDs for its illumination, but no specific battery life is claimed.

    The sight retails for $399.

    Description direct from The Mako Group:

    Mepro Tru-Dot® RDS

    The Mepro Tru-Dot® RDS is an energy-efficient, compact sight, that provides thousands of operating hours while utilizing a single “AA” commercial battery.
    Featuring LED technology and rugged design, the sight assures reliability under the harshest environmental conditions.

    With its large display window and clearly-defined Red-dot, the Mepro Tru-Dot® RDS ensures rapid target acquisition with both eyes open. Offering four easily switchable reticle brightness intensities, the Mepro Tru-Dot® RDS fits every scenario.

    To facilitate night vision operations and long-range target engagement, the Mepro Tru-Dot® RDS is compatible with GEN II and GEN III NVGs as well as with Magnifying Scopes.
    Its human-engineering allows positioning of NVGs and Magnifiers close to the sight’s optics with no decrease in the field-of-view and without compromising convenient switch operation.

    * NVG Compatible.
    * Durable & Lightweight.
    * LED Technology for low power consumption.
    * Auto Shut-off mechanism for additional energy savings.
    * Four Distinct reticle brightness levels for different scenarios.
    * Compatible with Magnifying Scopes.
    * Large display window.
    * Integral Picatinny Rail Adapter.
    * Low-battery indicator.
    * Minimal maintenance.

    Technical Specifications & Features:

    Magnification 1x
    Display Window Dimensions 33 x 20 mm
    Eye Relief unlimited
    Red Dot Size 2MOA
    Power Supply 1x AA Battery (Alkaline / Lithium)
    Energy Saving System Auto shut-off / Auto power-resume
    Dimensions (L x W x H) < 116 x 60 x 68 mm
    Weight (With integral Picatinny, w/o battery) <300 g
    Weapon Mount Integral Picatinny 
    Brightness Four variable brightness modes
    Fully Sealed

    Nathan S

    One of TFB’s resident Jarheads, Nathan now works within the firearms industry. A consecutive Marine rifle and pistol expert, he enjoys local 3-gun, NFA, gunsmithing, MSR’s, & high-speed gear. Nathan has traveled to over 30 countries working with US DoD & foreign MoDs.

    The above post is my opinion and does not reflect the views of any company or organization.