L-3 AN/PVS-18 M983 Gen III Alpha Night Vision Monocular Mil-Spec System


$ 6,399.00 $ 7,000.00


L-3 AN/PVS-18 M983 Gen III (3) Alpha Night Vision Monocular Mil-Spec System

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***Description Below***


 The Model M983 is based on the military DoD nomenclature AN/PVS-18 used by U.S. special forces. The M983 is the most versatile night vision system available, offering hand-held capability as a self contained pocketscope, for left and right mounting as a monocular, and quick change mounting on weapons in conjunction with an infrared laser aimer. The M983 can also be used with a SLR camera, CCTV, or camcorder systems. Optional magnification of 3X, 4X & 6X objectives available to provide long range observation.


  • Magnification: 1x - Field of View (FOV): 40.0°
  • Objective Lens: 27 mm (1.1 in)
  • Minimum Focus Distance: 25 cm (9.8 in)
  • Eye Relief: 25 mm (1 in)
  • Diopter Adjustment: +2 to -6
  • Resolution:45 lp/mm (min)
  • Signal/Noise:17.1:1 (min)
  • FOM:1250 (max)
  • Size: 16.8 cm L x 9 cm W x 6.5 cm H (6.6 in L (with eyecup)
  • Weight: 370 g with battery (.8 lbs)

Includes Package:

  • New L3 M983 PVS18 Alpha Night Vision Monocular
  • Soft Carrying Case
  • Battery
  • Demist Shield
  • Sacrificial Filter
  • Lens Brush & Paper
  • Lens Covers with Retainers
  • Neck Cord
  • 25mm Eyecup and Facemask (full Cushion, Flip-Up Foam)
  • Operation Manual
  • One Year Warranty

Export Restrictions

While all Gen 3 and some Gen 2+ require export licenses, all night vision products are subject to United States Export rules and regulations. Valid export licenses may be issued by the U.S. Department of Commerce or the U.S. Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, in accordance with the International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR), Title 22, Code of Federal Regulation 120-130. No exceptions!!