MAXIKITE-1 Weapon
Mounted Night Sight


MAXIKITE-1 is a compact and
lightweight military standard night
vision sight designed specifically for
medium-to-long range surveillance
and target engagement.






DEFENSE & AEROSPACE  MAXIKITE-1 Weapon Mounted Night Sight  MAXIKITE-1 is a compact and lightweight


MAXIKITE-1 weapon site Qioptiq image intensifier
MAXIKITE-1 is
•    In service in over 50 countries
•    Compact and lightweight
•    Fully qualified and ruggedized
•    x6 magnification
•    Image intensifier tube options
•    Suitable for medium to long range weapons

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The fully ruggedised and qualified design offers x6 magnification and a high resolution image to allow effective operation during lowlight conditions. Image intensifier options to include high performance European or US image intensifier tubes are available.

MAXIKITE-1 is particularly suited for use on long range/larger calibre 7.62 and 12.7 (0.5) calibre weapons. Interface brackets are available to mount to a wide variety of weapons.

Power is derived from two commercially available 1.5V AA batteries which afford up to 70 hours continuous use. The eyeguard is compatible with NBC clothing and in- service respirators.

MAXIKITE-1 is simple to operate and its excellent performance is supported by a simple maintenance philosophy, which permits rapid replacement of modular sub assemblies.

MAXIKITE-1 is supplied complete with transit case, carrying pouch, lens cloth, user handbook, spare batteries, ND Filter and zeroing screwdriver.

MAXIKITE-1 is available in two variants offering fixed and variable eyepiece configurations Mk4 -fixed eyepiece dioptre, Mk6 variable eyepiece dioptre.

Main features

Magnification: x6
Field of View: 5.5°
Weight: 1530g (Excluding Weapon bracket and batteries)
Length: 390mm
Height: 130mm
Width: 130mm
Power Supply: 2 x 1.5V AA Batteries
Eyepiece Dioptre: Mk4 fixed at -1±0.35 dioptre, Mk6 adjustable at +2 -6.00
    dioptre
Adjustable: +2 -6 dioptre
Focus Range: 25m to infinity
Eye Relief: 30mm
Range Performance: Dependent on specifications of image intensifier tube and light levels. The fully ruggedised and qualified design offers x6 magnification and a high resolution image to allow effective operation during lowlight conditions. Image intensifier options to include high performance European or US image intensifier tubes are available.

MAXIKITE-1 is particularly suited for use on long range/larger calibre 7.62 and 12.7 (0.5) calibre weapons. Interface brackets are available to mount to a wide variety of weapons.

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