Red dot sights are becoming more and more popular into todays’ market, benefiting for a rapid target acquisition at close distances. Blaser launched their RD17 sight, its got an elegant and slender design with a superior peripheral vision. The Blaser RD17 is specifically designed to integrate to Blaser’s Saddle Mount, optimising a very low mounting assembly, allowing a further intuitive target acquisition. It has got an inbuilt Intelligent Illumination Control, if no movement is detected for three minutes, the unit automatically switches to power saving mode. When moving again, the red dot is instantly available in the intensity that has been adjusted last. Thanks to this system, the RD17 provides a battery lifetime of more than 50,000 hours.