Schmidt & Bender GmbH & Co. KG is a German riflescope and opto-electronic system manufacturer. The family-run company with more than 90 employees Schmidt & Bender develops and produces products of the highest quality and reliability with an optimum benefit for the costumer in all fields of application Hunting, Competition, Police and Military. Therefore Schmidt & Bender is one of the world's leading riflescope manufacturers who is particularly appreciated by Special Forces. In constant dialogue with the customers new products are developed and optimized like the 3-20x50 PM II Ultra Short for a better usage with in front mounted night vision systems. This riflescope will also be used by the US Army for their CSASS program. Another success of the recent past was winning the Bundeswehr tender 'patrol configuration G28, part optics' with the 1-8x24 PMII ShortDot Dual CC which is in service since 2019.