Offset Tactical Aiming Lasers-IR

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The OTAL “Offset: Tactical Aiming Laser” IR features a low-profile and lightweight design with an infrared laser that when used with night vision devices will engage targets out to 250 meters. Designed for the M-4 platform, the Class I IR beam projects around the front sight. The Quick Release HT mount fits any NATO 1913 or Picatinny rail.

  • Infrared laser
  • Weight 4.9 oz.
  • Submersible to 5 m
  • Item No. 9056
    This is the civilian version of the OTAL-C IR. For the military/LE version, please contact a Steiner sales rep


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Product Features: 

Class 1 Eye Safe Operation
IR Laser
Powered by: One AA Battery
Quick Release HT Mount
Fully Adjustable Windage / Elevation
Push-Button or Remote Cable Pad Activation
Momentary or Constant On Operation



Item No.Visible LaserIR PointerIR IlluminatorLaser ColorCase ColorWavelength - Visible Red Laser
9056N/A<0.7 mW, Class IN/AN/ABlackN/A
Case ColorBlack
Wavelength - IR Laser850 nm
Beam Divergence - IR Laser< 0.8 mRad
Range/Visibility (Night/Day)* - IR Laser> 250 m
Temperature-40° C to +65° C
Battery1 x AA
Battery Life (mode dependent)5 hours
MaterialAircraft Aluminum
Weight (with battery)4.9 oz.
Dimensions3.8 (L) x 1.8 (W) x 1.45 (H)
WaterproofSubmersible to 5 m
MountQD HT Mount
Windage and Elevation AdjustmentYes
Activation SwitchIntegrated Push Button
Remote Cable Pressure PadYes
Warranty2 Years
Special FeaturesLow Profile for Mounting in front of scopes, holographic or NV sights

OTAL-C IR is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works well for my application I'm using the Otal c ir for feral pig eradication in south Texas brush. In combination with my PVS-14 3rd gen it makes for a very fast shot. The only down side is it will not work with my 2nd gen stuff/ I do have to use an ir illuminator to cut down on blooming with this laser/ I would buy again
Date published: 2017-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quick & compact option Simple & lightweight laser-only option is great when paired with a seperate IR illuminator/light. Giving aiming & illumination capabilities. The lack of onboard temporary switch will basically necessitate the use of a pressure pad, but that's a small issue. Battery life is great & the device is rugged, maintaining a slim profile when mounted to the top rail.
Date published: 2016-05-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Steiner products are always high quality I own Steiner rifle scope, binos and laser. Very pleased so far. I will buy another laser soon.
Date published: 2017-03-16
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What's the difference btw Otal Class 1 IR and Otal -C-IR

Asked by: Don C
There is no difference to the user. Some of the internal parts are different, but the results are the same.
Answered by: Steiner eOptics 1
Date published: 2017-09-19

So if I buy an ir illuminated light I will not be able to see the ir beem. Ir is night vision only?green or red?

Asked by: Flapjackjonez
Maybe. An IR laser outputs all of it's energy into a small space, where an IR illuminator spreads its energy into a wide field of view. Unless you get a very powerful IR illuminator, you will be able to see the IR laser. Notice, our DBAL product line has IR lasers and IR illuminators, and the laser is easily viewed with the illuminators. Yes, IR is only viewable with night vision. We do also sell the OTAL-C with a red laser, model 9055, and we also sell the OTAL-A with a green laser, model 9052.
Answered by: Steiner eOptics 1
Date published: 2017-12-01

Is this item restricted by ITAR?

Asked by: wrfforgotten
All eOptics devices are regulated by ITAR
Answered by: SteinerOptics3
Date published: 2017-02-27

Will this work with gen 1 and gen 2 night vision?

Asked by: Mangosteen
Yes it will.
Answered by: Steiner Tech Support
Date published: 2018-07-24

What&rsquo;s the max. effective range without night vision

Asked by: 0884
Without night vision, that would be zero meters. Infrared is not in the spectrum of visible light that the human eye can pick up. In order to use the OTAL-C(IR) you will need night vision.
Answered by: Steiner Tech Support
Date published: 2019-01-10

Does the OTAL-C-IR have a high and low setting for the ir &nbsp;laser Thank you Will

Asked by: stuart
It does not have a high and low setting. &nbsp;It does have an attached filter that, when slipped over the lens, will dim the output down as if it were on low. &nbsp;The device itself only has an on/off mode.
Answered by: ChrisL
Date published: 2017-02-18

What is the waterproof rating on this product?

Asked by: Bwood
Submersible to 5M.
Answered by: Steiner Tech Support
Date published: 2018-12-15

I see version 9054 of this item discontinued on websites, but do see a version 9056 that's also IR. What is the difference?

Asked by: Omnivagus
The 9056 is the new version of this item. They both operate to the same specifications, and the same controls.
Answered by: Steiner eOptics 1
Date published: 2017-07-01
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