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Old 03-13-2018, 11:24 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by rufusneckbone View Post
One other question about the Obzor in particular. Have you purchased one fairly recently? If so, what was the manufacturing date? With tritium having a shelf life, I would also be somewhat concerned about getting one of fairly recent manufacture.
The half-life is 10-12 years. And the tritium can be replaced. But really it is only needed for night shooting. Even indoors with dim ambient / non-direct light, it's enough to power the Obzor's reticle. It's quite an amazing little scope. (Very light weight too.) I purchased mine about 2 years ago. No idea of manufacture date, but I am not worried about the tritium.
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