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Hikmicro Tq50 Thorough Reviews Coming V.soon...

Discussion in 'Night Vision Optics and Illumination' started by Russ Douglas, Sep 26, 2021.

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    Russ Douglas YouTube: RussDouglas222

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    Good afternoon all :thumb:

    Bruce (@mealiejimmie) and I will soon be releasing our thorough independent technical and in-field reviews of the latest top-of-the-range HIKMICRO TQ50 dedicated thermal riflescope...
    • 640x512 12um Thermal sensor, backed by the latest image processing firmware.
    • 50mm lens and up to 8x digital zoom.
    • Dedicated riflescope (the lower-spec models in the range are dual-role handheld spotters or dayscope add-ons).
    Loads more info coming very soon, this is just to tease you a bit... sorry-not-sorry. :D

    All the best, cheers. Russ

    Ps. My Fx Dreamline Bottle-pup .22" Fac is already listed for sale over on the sales section, click the bold text above to go read all the info.
     
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    One other new detail, the thermal unit hopefully landing soon is the HICMICRO TQ50C, which is a triple-use unit, so...
    • Standalone it's a thermal spotter.
    • Add an adapter appropriate to your day-scope's objective lens and it's a front-end thermal add-on (advantage: no change to your day-scope's zero).
    • Add an eyepiece unit and mount and it's a standalone thermal scope.
    We'll come back with more info ASAP.
    Cheers. Russ
     
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    Interesting short teaser preview footage compilation out from Optics Warehouse on the TQ50... (see my comment underneath it)



    Cheers. Russ
     
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    Good afternoon all, I asked Rob Foster the Elite Optics Sales Manager (the distribution arm of Optics Warehouse) about retail pricing, who replied...

    Pricing for retail is as follows:

    HIKMICRO TQ50C front add on unit £3349.00

    HIKMICRO TQ50C Ultimate kit (Which includes the eyepiece and rail for riflescope use) £3599.00

    This is high-spec kit after-all.
    All the best, cheers. Russ
     
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    Evening all, part #1 of our review "HIKMicro Thunder TQ50C unboxing and first footage" went live at 5pm...



    Cheers. Russ
     
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    Good evening all, that's part #2 (of #4) of our HIKMICRO TQ50C review series online half an hour ago...


    ...this covers menu options and operation.

    I'll get part #3 online ASAP, which is Bruce's man cave technical assessment of the TQ50C in all three modes. Cheers. Russ
     
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    just watched on my subs list, great review russ :thumb:
     
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    Cheers @rizla1, I'm already editing part #3 (NV guru Bruce's technical review in his man-cave), plus will get some airgun pest control footage recorded ASAP this week, to add to Bruce & Neil's mammoth rimfire bunny session footage.

    That will all be in a standalone pest control compilation video to round-up part #4 of this TQ50C review.

    Cheers. Russ
     
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    Good evening all. That's part #3 (of #4) of our review online...


    This starts with Bruce (@mealiejimmie) in his cool man-cave, explaining the two ways in which the TQ50C might be bettered (in front add-on mode) by the Pulsar Krypton FXG50.

    Then later I reveal our independent group of ten thermal/NV users unanimously decided the TQ50C image was better after-all, at all dayscope zoom levels.

    As Bruce has explained on this thread the TQ50C is already a fantastic spotter and dayscope, but yep it's a great add-on too. :thumb:

    Anyway it includes loads of other info, plus various vermin and livestock recorded from close range to 650m+.

    All the best, cheers. Russ
     
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    Good evening all, part #4/#4 of our review went online yesterday...
    PLEASE BE AWARE THIS IS 100% PEST CONTROL, though with the TQ50C being a thermal scope -there's no blood & guts.


    Thanks again to Bruce (@mealiejimmie) and his buddie for recording their two outings.
    All the best, cheers. Russ
     
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