Medium range, mountable night vision adapter for spotting scopes

SpotterXW RTEK has been designed to extend nature observation beyond the hours of daylight. The NiteSite XW RTEK can be easily fitted to any day use spotting scope enabling it to be used in complete darkness to clearly observe wildlife up to 300 Meters (330 Yards)* away.

It converts your spotting scope into a powerful night vision system that is quick and simple to set up. It utilises infrared in a unique way making it more affordable, reliable and user friendly than traditional light amplification technologies.

Integral recording and remote sharing via built in Wi-Fi*

Recording is now easier than ever, simply press the record button and video is instantly recorded direct to a removable micro SD card.

Built in Wi-Fi enables live video sharing to a mobile device using our FREE NitePlayer mobile app. Available for iOS and Android devices.

*Wi-Fi sharing is available as an optional extra. Please ask your dealer.

RTEK brings even more benefits to the night observer

1.

A dimmable LCD screen enables screen brightness to be adjusted to suit the ambient light conditions and personal preferences.

2.

External focusing enables quicker set up and easy adjustment in the field for clearer, sharper screen images.

3.

Simple field friendly record button for instant recording to a removable 4GB micro SD card.

Quick and easy to fit to any spotting scope

The true beauty of a NiteSite is that it converts any spotting scope into a powerful night vision system that is quick and simple to set up.

Indeed, from opening the carry case to night vision ready status takes just 60 seconds once you are familiar with the set up.

All NiteSites are equipped with adaptable fittings that enable mounting onto virtually any make and size of spotting scope. Just mount the unit, switch on and you're ready.

Simple as that.

Maximum versatility and clarity for the night time nature observer

The Spotter XW RTEK is the perfect night vision unit for any nature observer, delivering high quality, clear night vision through any day vision spotting scope. It achieves this using a powerful infrared illuminator (invisible to to people and animals) to literally illuminate the target area immediately in front of where the spotting scope is pointed, allowing clear wildlife identification up to 300 Meters (330 Yards) away.

The infrared image is then captured through the spotting scope by a camera attached to the scopes eyepiece and viewed via the units integral 3.5 inch dimmable LCD screen.

Clear night vision through your spotting scope

Understanding the components of a NiteSite

All NiteSite spotting scope mounted models operate on the same basic principle with variations to performance and specification across the range. This infographic will help you to understand what each component of a NiteSite does, how it fits into the system and what is specific to this model.

A. IR Illuminator module

The scope mounted module houses a powerful (IR) illuminator delivering a range of up to 300 Meters (330 Yards). An ergonomic dimming knob on top of the unit allows accurate control of the illumination power to reduce flare for closer range spotting. The hooded front has an inset protective lens cover.

B. LCD dimmable viewing screen

The Spotter XW RTEK delivers crystal clear night vision through its 3.5 inch dimmable LCD display screen. Allowing the observer to identify wildlife up to 300 Meters (330 Yards) away from their position, even in zero light conditions.

C. Saddle bracket

This removable plastic sleeve attaches to the spotting scope with a Velcro strap ensuring that the illuminator module stays firmly in position.

D. IR camera module with integral recording, external focusing and flexible sleeve

The rugged module houses an infrared (IR) frequency camera with a large push button on/off switch located on the rear face of the module for easy night operation. Press the record button and video is instantly recorded direct to a removable micro SD card. Built in Wi-Fi enables live video sharing to a mobile device using our FREE NitePlayer mobile app*. Available for iOS and Android devices. External focussing enables quicker set up and easy adjustment in the field for clearer, sharper screen images.

A rubber sleeve provides a secure, stable connection from the scopes ocular to the camera unit. The heavy-duty rubber construction is flexible enough to stretch over most spotting scope eyepieces.

*Wi-Fi sharing is available as an optional extra. Please ask your dealer.

E. 2Ah or 4Ah scope mounted lithium-ion battery

The 2Ah lithium-ion polymer scope mounted battery (included with the Spotter XV) provides up to 4 hours at typical usage (IR at Half Power).

The 4Ah battery (included with the Spotter XW) provides up to 5.7 hours at typical usage (IR at Half Power). It has an adjustable Velcro strap for easy fastening to your spotting scope.

Both the 2Ah and 4Ah batteries can be purchased from the accessory range as backup or spares.

F. 6Ah scope mounted lithium-ion battery

The 6Ah lithium-ion polymer mounted battery (included with the Spotter XE) provides up to 4.7 hours at typical usage (IR at Half Power) and is housed in a separate battery pouch. The sturdy weather resistant pouch is attached to either side of the rifle stock with a wide elastic belt and Velcro fasteners.

This battery is not included in the SPOTTER XV or XW systems but can be purchased from the accessory range.

G. Mounting bracket (sold separately)

A sturdy metal bracket firmly holds the camera module in place, it is fully adjustable to fit any make of spotting scope.

H. Torch clamp (sold separately)

Specifications and inventory

At a glance technical specifications and detailed inventory of what's in the box when you buy this product.

Technical

  • Identification range: 300 Meters (330 Yards)*
  • Net weight (excluding battery): 588g
  • Operational run time: Up to 5.7 hours at typical usage (IR at Half Power)
  • IR Frequency: 850nM
  • IR LEDs: 3
  • Display screen: 3.5 inch
  • Operating Temperatures: -20C to 60C (-4F to 140F)
  • Water resistant

*Range subject to individual optics / weather conditions

What's in the box

  • 1 x Standard heavy duty field carry case (Ultra heavy duty water proof field carry case available as an optional extra, please ask your dealer)
  • 1 x Illuminator module and dimmable viewing screen
  • 1 x RTEK IR recording camera module with external focus (WiFi available as an optional extra, please ask your dealer)
  • 1 x 4GB Micro SD card and adapter
  • 1 x 4Ah Lithium-ion battery
  • 1 x 12 volt lithium-ion charger with charging indicator
  • 1 x Saddle bracket
  • 1 x Instruction booklet
  • 1 x 24 month guarantee card. Note: Battery packs are guaranteed for 12 months

Available downloads

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Operating Instructions

For XV RTEK, XW RTEK and XE RTEK

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NiteSite Brochure

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Retail price

Prices will vary but as a guide our retail price for this product is.

£799.00

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