Originally Posted by SSGN_Doc
Trijicon uses tritium with a 12.3 year half-life. Getting the tritium changed out by Trijicon costs about $300.
Get an Aimpoint with a 50,000 hour battery life (that's running time, switched on. About 5 years.). Change your batteries every couple of years and it still wouldn't cost as much as the Trijicon and you wouldn't have to worry about them burning out.
Trijicon ACOG and reflex are tritium powered and never need batteries.
Sure, they cost a little more, but when your life is on the line,
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost