First Look: SIG Sauer Kilo5K Rangefinder

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posted on August 5, 2021
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SIG Sauer has expanded its Kilo K-Series of rangefinders with the Kilo5K. This 7X-25mm laser rangefinder monocular features the LightWave DSP GSP II with multiple target modes. These include Extended Range (XR) for distant targets; Fog Mode to cut through inclement weather; and First, Best and Last target modes. A vivid red segmented OLED display with Lumatic automatic brightness capability provides range to target, elevation holdover and wind holds.
Kilo5K Rangefinder Angle 1

“The new KILO 5K can range targets up to 5,000 yards, trees up to 2,500 yards, and deer up to 2,000 yards,” said Andy York, president of SIG Sauer Electro-Optics.  “In an industry first, these rangefinders allow users to range a tree, rock or deer and instantly drop waypoints into the BaseMap app to help navigation to that target, integrated BDX technology provides ballistic solutions out to 800 yards with Applied Ballistics Ultralite or will sync with external devices featuring Applied Ballistics Elite, and the K-Series now include a complete suite of onboard environmental sensors for real time ballistic solutions.”

Kilo5K Rangefinder Angle 2

All KILO K-Series rangefinders leverage Low Energy / Long Range Bluetooth 5.x for multipoint Bluetooth connections and improved connectivity to BDX enabled riflescopes and sights. Additionally, K-Series rangefinders work with BaseMap, to provide remote waypoints on ranged targets and can be fully configured with the SIG BDX app.

Kilo5K Rangefinder Angle 3

For more information on this rangefinder, which weighs in at 7.5 ounces, has a minimum run time of 4000 ranges, and is waterproof rated to IPX-4, please visit sigsauer.comMSRP: $779.99

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