N-K M3 6x30 (Binoculars)

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N-K M3 6x30
N-K M3 6x30
Type: Binoculars
Faction: Us.png United States
Type: Field Gear
Equipment Points: Equip1.png
Credits Cost: 25,000 Credits
Gold Cost: 300 Gold
Ribbon Required: CR 5.png Tactical
Requirement: United States Soviet Union- 3rd Grade

Description[edit | edit source]

The M3 was the standard U.S. Army binocular during WW2. Although there are many small bubbles in the prisms, the optical quality is decent. However, the high mechanical build quality and robust design make it great for combat use.

History[edit | edit source]

The N-K M3 6x30 is a special issue field gear item used by the U.S. Army during World War II. Manufactured by Nash-Kelvinator corporation until 1944, the M3 was produced to meet a 6-power design requirement. It is comprised of various metals, coated in a black lacquer, and finalized with leather and synthetic rubber for ergonomic comfort. It could be worn around the neck on a leather strap or kept in a special holster. Service binoculars were issued to officers, NCOs, artillery spotters, pilots, and snipers. Used extensively for reconnaissance, the N-K M3 6x30 proved invaluable in tactical and support roles. A total of 311,263 were made at a cost of $71 each. [1]

Gameplay[edit | edit source]

The N-K M3 6x30 are not used in the same way as other items are. To hold the binoculars, press B. To use the binoculars, press and hold Mouse 2.

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