Question about ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

ITT Night Mariner 160

This is 2nd nightvision we've have from ITT, and even w/ new batteries it fails to turn-on... ?? I'm willing to send it to an authorized repair facility..but I can't find repair info from "West Marine" (seller), or any other source. Please advise T/R...or a U.S. repair outlet. Thanks, Capt. G.E.Smith

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.


    An expert that has over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 18 Answers
Re: ITT Night Mariner 160 can repair but parts not easy to get

Posted on May 31, 2008

Add Your Answer

0 characters

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add


3 Points

Related Questions:

1 Answer

The image flickers steadily. I put in new batteries and tried I'd with the peep hole indoors.

Kello, so you been using you scope on peep holes, hey. I don't know what peep looks like. I see them. Sir, have you been looking at bright light in bedrooms or in the dark? I would think that your ITT Mariner has a loose wire, bad solder joint, wigjt are news those wigit. It probably a loose wire. If it continues there is a good possiblity it with quick working. If you know someone that work on this thing, see what they can do. stewbison

Jun 23, 2011 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

Repairs to ITT Night Mariner 160

ITT Night Vision
7635 Plantation Road
Roanoke, VA 24019
Telephone: 540-563-0371
Fax: 540-366-9015
Toll free: 800-448-8678
General email:
Call For Suppliers
Warranty Repair and Technical Support Toll free: 1-800-360-6054
Fax: 540-362-7400
Company Links ITT
ITT Defense and Electronics

Dec 19, 2007 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

Changed batterys no power black eye nothing

How long have you had this ITT Night Mariner 160 NV monocular? Sorry, it needs to taken a part and trouble shoot the electronic components and image intensifier tube. stewbison. If I had my shop set up but I sold all of my electronic test equipment. Contact ITT and ask them what to do. stewbison

May 03, 2011 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

Will not power on

Hello, these ITT Night Mariner 160 monocular are almost impossible to work on. To make them water proof every joint, hole, cap are epoxyed on. Check the internet and look for companies that manufacture materials that will desolve epoxy cement and even better stuff is that it makes the epoxy really soft for it can be removed. Sorry dude I couldn't be more help. stewbison

Mar 30, 2011 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

How to reset

Hello, Just remove the batteries. Also the batteries should be alkaline batteries. Not lithium, Ni-Cd, Mercury etc. Now, I'm giving you a little trick that I learn over many years work with electronics. Take piece of wire and make sure the batteries are remove. Take piece of tape and tape one end of the wire to the positive side (+), all it will be is little shinny plate. Now take the other end of the wire and tape it to the shinny spring this the negative side(-). Rember, there are two "AA" or "AAA" batteries.

The wire goes from + of 1st battery end in the battery compartment to negative side (-) of the second battery spring (-). Rember!! NO BATTERIES, while you are doing this operation. Let the wire stay on the battery terminal in the battery compartment for 5 minutes or so. What is does if the electrolytic capacitor is holding and want drop the current which switch is turn off, it will now.

Reinstall the correct batteries then turn on your ITT Mariner 160 monocular. GB...stewbison

Feb 03, 2011 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

Hi, I have the night mariner 250 model (Gen 2?), when turning it on it shows the low battery indicator (red) light flashing and then switches off after approx. 6 seconds. It does this all the time, even...

The problem could be caused by dirty battery contacts or faulty capacitor on power supply board.

I suggest cleaning the battery terminals with iso-propanol alcohol and fine emery paper.

If this doesn't work, you really should take it to a repair/service centre.

Mar 23, 2009 | ITT Night Vision & Thermal Optics

1 Answer

ITT night mariner 160

My advice ,if i were you, would be to leave the batteries in for a day and leave your unit turned on. either leave the cap on, or put it in a closet and see if it works better. The new AAA batteries should be fine i'm sure you have how to put the four in correct, and yes they are all that's needed. But leaving your unit on for the day will do a few things. First, it puts a current through all of the working components, i.e. light gathering elements and your infrared components. They may "wake up" from being on and they may not. But at the very worst you are only out the cost of four triple A's.

Apr 29, 2008 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

Installed new batteries and it still will not work

replace with new battery and retest. this unit has a itt 2nd gen tube with an encapsuled power supply next to the tube the power supply is probably faulty the two sides of this nv are also siliconed together making it a difficult unit to dissasemble for testing but i have done this model before

Apr 29, 2008 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

1 Answer

Flickering & power off

Seems to me that you have a failing power supply. Suggest you contact ITT warranty repair dept.

Sep 29, 2006 | ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular

Not finding what you are looking for?
ITT Night Mariner 160 Monocular Logo

Related Topics:

360 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top ITT Night Vision & Thermal Optics Experts

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers


Level 3 Expert

56925 Answers


Level 3 Expert

2042 Answers

Are you an ITT Night Vision and Thermal Optic Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides