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Marine Snipers Test American Rheinmetall Systems Laser Rangefinder | MilitaryTimes
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Marine Snipers Test American Rheinmetall Systems Laser Rangefinder | MilitaryTimes

The German subsidiary, American Rheinmetall Systems, LLC makes a lightweight laser rangefinder that could one day be in use by Marine Corps snipers.

The TAC-RAY 1500, which also features an infrared aiming light and IR pointer, is competing in the Marine Corps Sniper Laser Range Finder competition, which began earlier this year, Sam Horstman, business development manager at American Rheinmetall told Military.com at the National Defense Industrial Association’s 2017 Armaments Systems Forum.

Source: laser rangefinder, Marine Corps, Sniper, Infrared illuminator