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Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« on: August 17, 2017, 04:41:18 PM »
I live near Wenatchee and am looking for a yote/bobcat huntin partner with night vision.  I have a thermal monocular and a NV scope.  If anyone is interested please PM me

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #1 on: August 17, 2017, 09:43:58 PM »
Sounds like fun, I'm not in that area curious what scope you're running. I've got a monocular and looking at scopes next.

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2017, 12:42:34 AM »
I just have a Sightmark Photon 4.6 with a t-20 illuminator, I'm good out to about 150-175. I also have a LCD screen wired up to the video output, so I don't have to look thru the scope.  Its handy so you dont have to deal with the eye relief and transitioning from thermal to the gun. I have a helmet rig for my thermal it really messes with your eye when you look through it for a period of time.  Someday I'll upgraded to a thermal scope, if you have the $ go with a Pulsar XP50, that what I plan on getting.  Do you have a tri-pod set up?

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2017, 12:49:06 AM »
If I new how to post pictures, Id show you my rig

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #4 on: August 18, 2017, 10:15:56 AM »
Seems you should have plenty of folks willing to join you...


Good Luck!
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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #5 on: August 18, 2017, 10:41:59 AM »
I had to lookup what a pulsar xp50 is. You would have to really want to shoot coyotes to spend 5 Gs on a scope!!

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #6 on: August 18, 2017, 12:57:39 PM »
It's amazing what you see at night that isn't out during the day!! Most yotes are fearless at night, watching yotes come into your call during daylight hours is why everyone is hooked on this great sport, but seeing a coyot come into your call in total darkness, now that is something that you'll get hooked on. For me it's a whole new level of hunting.  It's just another expensive hobby.

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #7 on: August 18, 2017, 01:01:52 PM »
Standby....

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #8 on: August 18, 2017, 01:03:59 PM »
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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #9 on: August 18, 2017, 01:22:21 PM »
Thx H20hunter

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #10 on: August 18, 2017, 04:44:33 PM »
Seems you should have plenty of folks willing to join you...


Good Luck!

You would think, but it seems not alot of folks in washington have night vision

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #11 on: August 19, 2017, 03:28:14 AM »


I just have a Sightmark Photon 4.6 with a t-20 illuminator, I'm good out to about 150-175. I also have a LCD screen wired up to the video output, so I don't have to look thru the scope.  Its handy so you dont have to deal with the eye relief and transitioning from thermal to the gun. I have a helmet rig for my thermal it really messes with your eye when you look through it for a period of time.  Someday I'll upgraded to a thermal scope, if you have the $ go with a Pulsar XP50, that what I plan on getting.  Do you have a tri-pod set up?

I free hand my monocular it's a 5x digital, and I know what you mean it messing with your vision. It gets bright enough that the eye I'm looking through doesn't adjust right away so I feel blind for minute or so. I was looking at an ATN smart digital scope, but what I really want is a military grade forward mount nv adapter. I like the idea of not having to change out sights, but price is a quite high.

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #12 on: August 19, 2017, 01:29:46 PM »
What kind of monocular do you have?

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #13 on: August 19, 2017, 09:27:01 PM »
It's an ATN dvnm-5 I think maybe a 6. It's decent for the price.

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Re: Coyot/bobcat hunting with Night Vision
« Reply #14 on: August 19, 2017, 09:50:44 PM »
It's an ATN dvnm-5 I think maybe a 6. It's decent for the price.

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