The Build

I was told by a customer once that “all your builds are too hard for some of us simple folk, and can you come up with an idea that is under £200” ….. so here we are, a spotting scope with the extras it needs !

Even though this is a short to mid range build (hence it’s name) you have the ability to record and zoom with this baby, plus it’s got an IR torch built in. This build I named after Drew as he has come up with a new mount base design with better windage and elevation turrets, not only that, you can keep the mount on your rifle so never loose zero while using the scope as a spotter. Its not as cheap as the Rat Rabbit, but the mount is worth the extra cost, Still under £200, no other near eye rifle scopes at that price to date !

Specifications :-


Lets get building,

Below are the links to all the parts you will need, click on each link to purchase that part, you do not have to buy all the items, you may already have what you need or you have a different idea for a part to use. Some links will take you from our website and others to our own shop, just come back to this page when your ready. If any links do not work then let us know, you may win a gift for doing so !


You may want some extra batteries


Your list of items

Digital IR Night Vision 5x40 4XZoom Monocular

Adjustable elevation and windage mount by Drew’s Lab

Some weaver to weaver mount clamps

INSTRUCTIONS,  do we really need to go through this easy build ?

Just mount Drew’s ZB lite your rifle then put the two small weaver to weaver mount on top of the rail, then put the spotting scope on top of those, then screw them up tight. Zero the mount at the range !

This is a very easy system to follow :-

Some of these pages are for reference only, some builds you can only buy in our shop,

However if not then please read these introductions, have a look at some of the pictures and specifications,

Study the schematics, drawings and or video/s, also our terms and conditions are a must,

Then if your happy with the estimated cost and want to go ahead, click on all links to parts that you need below

You may already have some parts of your own or want to modify the idea, its your build so its all up to you. Some parts we stock so those purchase links will direct you to our shop, others from companies not associated with us

Once all your parts are delivered, check they are correct and working!

We give ideas of what tools are needed but you may have your own solution,

Then the fun begins, start building!


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