JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Like, Follow, Subscribe and Share! My experience with EOTECH customer service has been great with the only time that I needed them to fix the seal on the window of my optic. MSRP: $1,799. that reports on class action lawsuits, class action settlements, No EOTECH manufacturing sticker or serial number Uncommon batteries The counterfeit products often, but not always, require several small, hearing-aid-style batteries Interchangeable red and green reticle colors Highly reflective optics A visible LED light positioned inside the sight cavity NV push button that switches the LED to a different color instead of to a night-vision mode. Since it wasn't a manufacturer defect and they likely don't have any and won't make the part/s without incurring a substantial loss [one off parts are expensive to make] what they are offering is likely the best you're going to get from pretty much any business. Aimpoint also offers a 3x and 6x magnifier which works in tandem with the T2 very nicely. Maintenance of the G33 or indeed any sight is critically important to ensure it's serviceable, functioning and free of defects, especially if deploying to a hostile environment. All Rights Reserved. Address *. We want you to be as confident in your purchase as we are in the quality of our product. Click Accept if you consent. Register. Looks like a big mistake. Simplistically it can be broken into three parts; connection plate, QD lever (inc. spring, lever and button) and the STS main body. Subscribe to our monthly Newsletter to receive firearm news, product discounts from your favorite Industry Partners, and more. This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. E-Mail EOTECH's Customer Support Team to get answers to product questions or troubleshooting. It sucks investing your money and loyalty into a product platform, only to have the rug pulled up from under your feet. It also prevents you from having to take your eye off the optic, giving you an advantage over your target. New glass on the front and rear. This is where preference meets ease of use. Any ideas? 844-702-2787, Craig Heidemann Purchase of EOTECH branded product(s) from non-Authorized EOTECH International Resellers will be considered VOID of WARRANTY. Jesus. They probably dont have the exact replacement part anymore as specs have probably changeover the years so what fit in 2012 no longer fits. *Must have a registered ARFCOM account to win. Register now! This Tikka T3 has taken on many forms, but with a few changes and modifications, and topped with a Razor HD LHT 3-15x42, currently resides as an ultra-light, hyper accurate, 6.5 Creedmoor. It TOTALY distracts from the target. Since these are a sealed unit, I would call that a defect in parts/craftsmanship. Wow. The plastic interior is basic, containing removable foam and is split in two; base tray and upper cover. As every soldier whos ever served in a combat tour or every police officer whos been on the force for a decade can tell you, technology will fail at some point in time when you need it most. 50% off coupon for a new product if you trade the old one in. EOTECH is a familiar name to those that utilise weapons sights. Operation and use of the product are the sole responsibility of the customer. It should be used with .308 cal with 150 gr M59 FMJ at roughly 2,800 fps with a 24.8" barrel. BUILDING A TIKKA T3 LITE SCOPE THIS GUN. EOTech XPS2-0 68 MOA Ring 1 MOA Dot Like New Demo Holographic Sight XPS2-0. No BS means exactly that. Class Members of the EOTech settlement include U.S. residents who currently own certain EOTech holographic weapons sights models that were manufactured between Jan. 1, 2005 and Nov. 1, 2016 and which were purchased on or before Feb. 15, 2017. Phone *. These blogs are purely written from my own experience in truth to help advise and inform others who may wish to purchase the items or understand more about them. I didnt know about this recall either. the content you have visited before, Advertising: Gather personally identifiable information such as name and location, Advertising: Use information for tailored advertising with third parties, Advertising: Allow you to connect to social sites, Advertising: Identify device you are using. 6:15-cv-03519-BCW, in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, Andrew Tyler Foster, et al. You can do this by clicking on your desired product or go to the store locater page. The store will not work correctly in the case when cookies are disabled. The manufacturers suggested retail price of the EOTech holographic weapons sights named in the class action lawsuit reportedly range from about $300 to $1,500, depending on the specific model and year of manufacture. The Vudu 1-1028 FFP available in your choice of three different reticles. Warranty Info; Warranty Registration; Returns / Repairs; Ordering Policy; Shipping Policies; Lead Times / Estimates; Downloads; About Us; Instructional Videos; CLICK FOR LAR-8/.308 COMPATIBILITY INFORMATION. That sucks. such links, we may receive a commission, but it will not result in any additional charges to you. Founded by Frank Galli in 2000, Snipers Hide has been offering informational videos, podcasts, and other support to its users in one location. I just learned from a guy I was going to sell one to. - ALL ORDERS PLACED BY TODAY TO ARRIVE BEFORE CHRISTMAS, Phone: 888-EOTHOLOHours: 9:00-5:00 EST, M-F. Copyright 2023 EOTECH, LLC. EOTECH gets its roots from the Environmental Research Institute of Michigan (ERIM) at the University of Michigan. No, but it might have an impact on your lenses. Any store that shows up on the list will sell you authentic EOTECH optics and gear. Now to Eotech's credit the sight still works with a shattered front window and a big chunk of glass missing from it. You will receive an email every Friday morning featuring the latest chatter from the hottest topics, breaking news surrounding legislation, as well as exclusive deals only available to ARFCOM email subscribers. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. Both brands have expensive sights but their optics are industry leaders and the standard for all the aforementioned reasons. The remedies of purchaser set forth herein are exclusive and the total liability of EOTECH whether based on contract, warranty, negligence, indemnification, strict liability or otherwise, shall not exceed the purchase price of the unit upon which liability is based. I registered the product but was never notified of the recall. That is a wrong way to treat a soldier. The HWS provides an enhanced HD view of both the reticle and your target. Wish I wouldve received an email or something. Doing this will disengage the locking mechanism and allow the STS to be removed. Copyright 1996-2023 AR15.COM LLC. Sign up for the ARFCOM weekly newsletter and be entered to win a free ARFCOM membership. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. HAHO will provide you with blogs containing history of the manufacturers, the products, an in-depth look at the products, detailed photographs and a summary opinion. Applies to all L3Harris & Insight Branded Product. Thank you for your patience. administrator or law firm. I never received any notification from EoTech and now its passed the deadline. (It's been years since it was under warranty). Fast forward to 1995, EOTECH was created by ERIM, its' purpose was to apply holographic technology to firearms sights. I called them today and they said the buyback was over a few years ago. The ability to choose from 4 magnifier variants manufactured by EOTECH is a bonus, however the G33 fits what I required to compliment the continued progress towards a screen accurate SEAL Team loadout. I have a 557.A65 and didnt see that model on the list in the claim so Im thinking Im good? I bought an EOTech 553 reflex sight on 4/23/2013 and registered it. Though most EOTechs have auto turn-off feature they do not have the shake awake feature but neither does Aimpoint. PHOTO Gallery. The plaintiffs assert that these defects affected the accuracy of their shots. $1,199.99. I also see that the model has been discontinued. Products manufactured by 80% Arms carry a lifetime warranty against manufacturing defects. No problems getting that fixed and it's older than the EOTech! Can't beat that. 2. We do this because we want you to be as confident in your purchase as we are in the quality of our product. EOTECH is proud to offer its No BS (NoBS) Lifetime warranty on its premium line of Vudu Precision Riflescopes. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. EOTech won't repair it because they want all optics, new and repaired, to be able to meet their current (2018+) performance specifications. Primary Menu. Also out of the current models which of them looks best? Don't forget to check out the HAHO social media platforms below for content, updates and linked articles. It is better to have loved and lost (the 65moa ring-dot holographic reticle) than to never have loved it at all. EOTECH sticker. Bows. C) in use by personnel of USSOCOM (U.S. Special Operations Command) - this therefore solidifies its place on the show in use by SEAL Team as a real steel item. Of it weren't so hard for an e4 with dependents to afford an Aimpoint T1 I'd have one in a heartbeat. Counterfeit products will not be able to handle the shock from any small to medium size gun (Pistol, rifle). Learn more about EOTECH's Prestige Warranty in this video.Visit our website for additional warranty information: - HOW TO DETECT A COUNTERFEIT EOTECH, USE FATHER'S DAY CODE "EOTECHDAD" AT CHECKOUT FOR 20% OFF ALL T-SHIRTS, FREE SHIPPING / LAST DAY! Should your Vudu Riflescope ever experience any issues, we will repair or replace it, as determined by EOTECH, with a comparable product in equal or better condition, free of charge, PERIOD. We also offer our patented AR-15 and .308 Easy Jigs which is the first 80% lower jig that makes it ridiculously easy for a non-machinist to finish their 80% lower in under 1 hour with no drill press required. Also, if they were to fix it or send you a replacement part, they would still have that optic in the field and could end up seeing it again, so offering to replace it with a 50% discount on a new unit ensures your bad optic will be out of service forever. EOTech used to take good care of their customers. I remember I used to feel bad if I didnt know how to sight in an optic, but with the advances in technology, its become more difficult. I've had zero problems with any of my EOTech's and when I have had to deal with the guys at the plant they were more than willing to help. All costs associated with product shipment will be incurred by the customer. I was eyeing the 552, it looks similar and seems to have the best battery life and the price is also better than the xps or exps models. They said it's out of warranty and to call a parts supplier to get a new battery box for like $20 and it would be $150 or more to get it repaired. Every product line has an end of life eventually. Unfortunately, thats not how capitalism works and people also lie to companies to take advantage of their commitment to service. This is exactly what I am looking for. Once installed and the STS QD lever is engaged and then tightened, the G33 feels entirely secure and does not wobble or cause any concern especially regarding disengaging. Product FAQ. $599.00. You must do this process utilizing the front and rear iron sights, it will not work without a rear sight. I've owned it for about 7 years now and though it has been used and abused I expected it to last in the long run. I received . While the T2 is night vision compatible, the holographic reticle is much easier to see under NVGs and wont give away your position. The exterior of the G33 is simple with the rubberised outer sleeve bearing the EOTECH name on both the left and right hand side. Changed the furniture on my AR to pink to give to the wife today and I noticed the INSIDE of the rear lens has spider webbing on the finish. About 7 months ago, it just stopped working while in a qualifying shoot one day. I am out $680 (plus tax of $56.10). To install the G33 magnifier onto the STS you will require; G33, STS, 2x 15mm screws, a + screwdriver and riser. This blows, Received a check today in Florida for $50. Register by completing the form below: JOIN THE #EOTECHPRIVATELOUNGE A REAL AMERICAN COMPANY Sealing - Fog resistant internal optics. Phone: 888-EOTHOLOHours: 9:00-5:00 EST, M-F. Copyright 2023 EOTECH, LLC. The UPC can be located on the end of the EOTech products storage case. We look forward to hearing from you. My wonderful wife who is an optician and also works in an optical lab says that it is definitely the anti-glare treatment in the inside cracking. A settlement has been proposed in a class action lawsuit alleging certain holographic weapon sights manufactured by the EOTech division of L-3 Communications Corporation do not work as advertised. - ALL ORDERS PLACED BY TODAY TO ARRIVE BEFORE CHRISTMAS. You will receive an email every Friday morning featuring the latest chatter from the hottest topics, breaking news surrounding legislation, as well as exclusive deals only available to ARFCOM email subscribers. Older EOTech models will have their brightness setting controls on the backside of the optic which typically is fine. Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Country. All warranty repair of thermal, night vision and laser products manufactured by L3Harris should be directed to L3Harris Customer Service at Please register your EOTECH, Vudu or EFLX product to help us better serve you with product updates and the latest news. This feature provides you with the ability to use this in snow, rain, mud, or fog and not have your reticle obscured. This feature allows you to focus on the reticle and the target without losing the field of view. AR15.COM is the world's largest firearm community and is a gathering place for firearm enthusiasts of all types. Holding the G33 in position against the riser you can screw the two parts together. EOTECHs obligations under the current extend solely to the first purchaser/customer. I'd take the credit if I was to stay with Eotech. EOTECH will show you the stores that are licensed to carry their gear. All Bows; Hunting; Carbon One; SS34; CP30; SX80; SR350; CP28; Revolt XL; Solution SD; Eva Shockey Gen 2; Carbon Zion; Cant really be mad at eotech because you bought/own an obsolete optic. Now I am over a year past the filing deadline? Read for information on HWS, Vudu, Thermal, Lights and Night Vision warranties. EOTECH holographic sights allow you to use NVGs or any other night vision technology through the HWS without any complication or reflection. EOTECH, Vudu, EFLX and OGL are registered trademarks of EOTECH, LLC. The QD lever is held locked in place by a small grooved button that must be pressed in prior to pulling the QD lever outwards and forwards. expected to be mailed out. I've got 1 year and 3 months left on warranty, but are they good about this? If youre planning on being a squid or a frogman, Aimpoints are probably the way to go but be honest with yourself, are you actually going to ever dive with your firearm and optics deeper than a few feet of water? What options do I have? If I wanted to fill out a return authorization/repair order, on there website they will get back to me in a few days to offer me probably an expensive repair option, or a 50% off new eotech with return of old holographic. The exterior of the G33 in short is plain and unassuming, designed for ease of use in a multitude of environments. EOTECH, Vudu, EFLX and OGL are registered trademarks of EOTECH, LLC. A counterfeit EOTECH will not have the holographic technology (Unwavering Focus) that makes an EOTECH so impressive. About Us. EOTech has also been an industry favorite brand of US Special Operations (USSOCOM), elite Army units, and the Marine Corp. Aimpoints are typically lighter than EOTechs but some might choose Aimpoint sights over EOTech for their smaller footprint and the amount of space that they take up on a rifle. Ive had great service from L3. How Do I Zero in My HWS With Iron Sights? Joined Aug 5, 2019 Messages 5,848 Likes 16,075. Over the decades, EOTECH has garnered support from across the globe from the Military, LEA (Law Enforcement Agencies) and Civilians (competition shooters and home defence). The good news is that EOTECH is on the ball with identifying and reporting counterfeit products to the authorities. EOTech stands by its holographic weapons sights and maintains that it did nothing wrong. Real nice people, gave me a tour and gave me a bunch of free crap. Reply. Herein lies the product description from the website; Chosen and trusted by tip-of-the-spear U.S Armed Forces, our battle-tested G33 Magnifier mounts directly behind an EOTECH Holographic Weapon Sight (HWS). The customer understands and agrees that except for the foregoing warranty, no other warranties written or oral, statutory, expressed, or implied, including any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, shall apply to the product. Holographic reticles dont blur or distort in the way, or at all in most cases, that red dots will, which makes them more appealing for those with astigmatisms. So why EOTECH and why now? Applies to products manufactured on or after January 1, 2017. The EOTECH Models 551, 552, and 553 are the most common models that are counterfeited by scrupulous people around the globe. Take the 50% off coupon and get a good deal on a new optic. The field of view on EOTECH is a wide rectangular window that increases your peripheral vision, instead of inhibiting it. I bought this sight on EOTechs reputation. If they aren't EOTech will ultimately drive their loyal customers else where! The G33 Magnifier is in a box exactly what is required for any magnifier and certainly sets a standard amongst the market. However, mine was only 2 years old and it was clearly of no fault of my own. I think its time for those of us that were never notified by EOTECH to file another lawsuit. Peoples lives depend on this product and its not as if its cheap. An EOTECH optic is 100% waterproof, shockproof, and fog proof, whereas, a counterfeit will not be able to ensure any of the common features. The NV setting didn't work and then the ever common battery box issue happened and it won't even turn on now. However, any required proofs of purchase . This warranty extends to subsequent owners to the remaining extent of the original owner's warranty. I'm not anti-eotech or anything but don't use them anymore. 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Learn more about the cookies we use. Whenever you modify something whether that's adding a part of taking one away it can effect your warranty if they determine that change is the cause of your issue. Emailed CS and explained my situation. Purchased my Holographic hybrid Sight II (HHSII) EXPS2-2 with G33.STS Magnifier on 12/30/2014 from the EOTech sales rep who happened to be in the store that day. - ALL ORDERS PLACED BY TODAY TO ARRIVE BEFORE CHRISTMAS. We utilize state of the art 5-axis CNC machines to mill all our .308 and AR-15 80 percent lower receivers to incredibly precise tolerances using premium billet aluminum. This warranty is extended only to the original purchaser/customer. The underside of the riser can be seen to have a central ridge and when looking at the STS it can be seen where the two slot together as shown in the second image. RRA LAR-8 Dominator2 EOTech Mount Assembly ITEM #: 308A0125FASSY. drug injury lawsuits and product liability lawsuits. Shipped it off w/ $58 (since my warranty was expired) and in 2.5 weeks it came back. Country of Origin - Assembled in USA. I called EOTech and they said it was too late for s refund. Will they deny me warranty work because of this? Its an older model thats been around for like 14 years or something. It makes a lot of sense, its just highly illegal and outrageously unethical. I understand they are tough but in the event if something does happen. Please review our Affiliate Link Disclosure for more information. The easiest way to ensure your getting the real deal is to go to and search for a store that is closest to you. Improved feed lip design for optimized feeding and reliability. In terms of durability we think Aimpoint is not necessarily better but it just seems that EOTechs glass tends to crack and shatter more often than Aimpoints do when under duress or after suffering from multiple drops. Multiple Aimpoint models have a better reputation for their durability as theyve been tested against several chemicals, are more shock resistant and can operate in a wider range of temperatures compared to EOTechs. The EOTECH advantage is essentially a list of features that all EOTECH products have built into them. Accuracy Ballistics Gear Reviews Long Range Shooting Marksmanship Precision Rifles Rifle Scopes Sniper Rifles. EOTECH shall make every effort to repair the unit in default at a reasonable cost after expiration of warranty. 3 reviews. As with many other businesses, we are resuming operations and occasionally are experiencing some unusual delays. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Apr 10, 2021 #2/38 The Originator of the Red Dot Sight - Aimpoint Global If after reading EOTECHs Warranty thoroughly and you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact EOTECH directly. The customer will be provided with a cost estimation prior to any work being performed. With the EOTECH Prestige Warranty, we warrant that your Holographic Weapon Sight or Magnifier product will be free from manufacturing defects in material and workmanship (including electronics) under normal use for a period of ten (10) years from the later of (i) customer's proof of the first purchase of the new product from an authorized commercial seller of EOTECH products or from EOTECH directly, or (ii) manufacturer's date/serial number (as specified on the product). So here's a list of what you get with both of these sights from Eotech Inside the EXPS2 box: The Eotech Exps2 Holographic Day Sight Your Choice of Reticle CR123 Battery Product Registration Warranty Card Quick-Start Guide Protective Case Inside the EXPS3 box: Eotech Exps3 Holographic Weapon Sight Your Choice of Reticle CR123 Battery The largest Military & Government exclusive ecommerce site offering discounts up to 50% off current season goods from 700+ top lifestyle and tactical brands. AR15.Com reserves the right to overwrite or replace any affiliate, commercial, or monetizable links, posted by users, with our own. EOTECH advise the following for maintenance of the XPS3; Fingerprints and lubricants can be removed using a lens cloth or soft cotton cloth, Never clean lens with dry cloth or paper towel, Exterior can be wiped using water based cleaner such as; glass cleaner, ammonia or soap and water, If sight becomes wet or submerged, remove excess water droplets and allow to dry naturally. The new ones in my experience have been good to go, and in some applications, I prefer them over my AP T2s. Not really anywhere near 50% of street price but still ends up cheaper than youll find one anywhere. To engage the magnifier, the operator again grips the outer cover and pushes it towards the rifle.

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