VORTEX Recon 15x50 Tactical Scope (RT155)

Vendor: Vortex



The VORTEX Recon 15x50 Tactical Scope (RT155) is a unique, advanced tactical piece of equipment that is unlike any other in the fieldthe first truly compact, full-featured spotting scope developed especially for field surveillance and range estimating.

The quick-handling, lightweight design features brilliant optical performance using Vortex premium XD glass and XR lens coatings. Featuring a unique modular design with Picatinny rails, this Recon scope permits use with an almost unlimited number of accessories; the versatile attachment clip secures the scope to any belt or strap for rapid deployment.

The R/T ranging reticle using mrad-based subtensions also includes a secondary quick-ranging system based on a human silhouette.

  • Ranging R/T Reticle
  • XD Lens Elements – Extra-low dispersion (XD) glass enhances resolution, color, and contrast
  • Vortex XR proprietary anti-reflection lens coatings increase light transmission with multiple coatings on all air-to-glass surfaces
  • Fully Multi-Coated Lenses increase light transmission with multiple anti-reflective coatings on all air-to-glass surfaces
  • Roof Prism is valued for greater durability and a more compact size
  • The versatile, multi-position carrying clip allows quick attachment to pocket edges, equipment or vests
  • Twist Eyecup twists up and down for comfortable viewing with or without eyeglasses
  • Optics are sealed with O-rings to prevent moisture, dust, and debris from getting inside the spotting scope
  • Barrel is filled with argon gas to inhibit internal fogging
  • Ultra-hard, scratch-resistant ArmorTek coating repels oils and corrosive salts on outer glass surface
  Magnification     15x  
  Lens Diameter, mm     50  
  Field of View (FOV) @ 1000yds, ft    215 
  Angle of View, deg     4.1°  
  Close Focus, ft     12 
  Exit Pupil, mm    3.3  
  Eye Relief, mm    16  
  Lens Coating    Multi-coated/XR/ArmorTek 
  Weight, oz    15.2  
  Length, in    7  
  Tripod Adaptable   Yes  
  Waterproof / Fogproof   Yes/Yes  
  • VORTEX Recon 15x50 Tactical Scope (RT155)
  • Rain/dust hood
  • Uni-Daptor tripod adapter
  • Mini tripod
  • Flip cap objective lens cap
  • Picatinny rail