NRA Annual Meetings 2018 Trijicon MRO Green Dot Improves Contrast in Rural Environs Candice Horner May 6, 2018 Join the Conversation The Trijicon MRO (Miniature Rifle Optic) is ideal for tactical rifles, carbines and shotguns. Now a green dot version is available in addition to red. MRO Goes Green At NRAAM 2018, Trijicon released a green dot version of its well-known MRO. Everyone's eyesight varies, and some people see green brighter and easier than red. Trijicon also says the green dot offers “a greater contrast against forest, grassland, and jungle environments.” The Trijicon MRO Green dot intensity can be adjusted to eight brightness settings, including two night vision-compatible modes. End-users can choose from several mounting options. One of the MRO Green Dot mounting options is a lower 1/3 co-witness levered quick-release mount. Quick release mount of the MRO Green Dot. Differences Among the Tiny Trijicon Red Dots Other than the dot color change, the differences between the red dot version are minimal. Due to a different coating on the objective lens, the green dot uses more battery life than the Trijicon MRO Red Dot. On the brightness level of “3,” the continuous battery life is one year, while the red dot is five years. Objective lens of the MRO Green Dot. Objective lens coating of the MRO Red Dot. Which now has a green dot. The MRO Green Dot is expected to start shipping in late summer. Depending on the mount selected, MSRP is $613 to $749. Benefits to the Trijicon MRO System include: Lightning fast target acquisition Ambi brightness controls Adjustable brightness settings Tough-as-nails Aluminum 7075 housing Excellent-quality glass Long-lasting batteries (5-years red dot, 1-year green dot) Lifetime warranty (who doesn't like that?) Trijicon MRO Green Dot Specs: Magnification: 1x Dot size: 2 MOA Illumination settings: 8 Objective lens: 25mm Length: 2.6 inches Weight: 4.1 oz (without mount) Battery: CR2032 Waterproof rating: 100 ft Adjustment range: 70 MOA Learn more about Trijicon MRO, visit www.trijicon.com Explore RECOILweb:SHOT16: Daniel Defense - New Black RiflesRECOILtv Shot Show 2017: New SIG SAUER SRD22X SuppressorUTG's "Vanquish 700" FlashlightRound up the Usual Suspects!