New Armasight Contractor Thermal Optic Announced

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New Contractor Thermal Optic Announced by Armasight

The premier manufacturer of thermal optic technologies, Armasight, has just announced the introduction of their new Armasight Contractor Thermal Optic weapon sight. The Contractor is a 100% designed and built in the USA series of weapon-mounted thermal optics powered by Armasights new ArmaCORE Thermal core technology which grants the user 12-micron pixels, high-performance imaging, and a dynamic feature set in a compact and durable package.

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New Contractor Thermal Optic Announced by Armasight

New Armasight Contractor Thermal Optic Announced

The Armasight Contractor is a feature rich thermal weapon sight that brings cutting edge capability in a lightweight yet durable metal alloy housing. Built as a MIL-STD military-grade thermal scope, the Contractor can be used in all environmental conditions to improve object detection in low contrast daylight, total darkness, or through smoke, haze and even light fog. This long eye-relief sight is comfortable to use and features an array of advanced technologies that will maximize your weapon efficiency. The Contractor offers a 60 Hz 1024 x 768 display resolution, USB and WiFi video streaming, 4 hours of onboard video recording, and low battery consumption from standard CR123A batteries.

New Contractor Thermal Optic Announced by Armasight

The Armasight Contractor also features eight user-selectable reticles, a digital compass, inclinometer, stadiametric reticles for calculating angles and distance, as well as six color palettes to choose from for various levels of contrast and target identification. The new Contractor series will also be compatible with the new Armasight app for Android and iOS and will allow the user to control the unit, record video, take photos, live stream their view, and provide updates and GPS location services to the unit for land navigation purposes. If mobile connectivity isn’t your style, the unit can also be plugged in through a USB connection for updates.

New Contractor Thermal Optic Announced by Armasight

The new Armasight Contractor is available now and shipping from both physical retail locations as well as Armaights online e-commerce dealers for a price of $4,299 for the 3-12x25mm version or $4,799 for the 6-24x50mm version. Is a thermal weapon sight something you’d ever consider using for your own firearms needs? Let us know down in the comments!

New Contractor Thermal Optic Announced by Armasight

Armasight Contractor Features:

  • 320 ArmaCORE™ – 12 micro, Made In The USA thermal Core
  • 60 Hz 1024×768 display
  • 4hrs on board recording
  • 4hr run time on full charge
  • USB and WiFi streaming
  • Eight user-selectable reticles and six color palettes
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  • Debo Debo on Jun 13, 2022

    Glad to see it being made in America! Shame about the resolution though :-/ It really needs to be 640 pixels to be competitive.

  • Dave Dave on Jun 15, 2022

    I dig my gl mag stock. It handled every mag i tried with it and a full surefire 60 weighted it down nicely when shooting prone.
    It's just so much heavier than the mft minimalist i prefer.