With a legacy spanning more than 160 years in the design and fabrication of high precision optics, Raytheon ELCAN Optical Technologies' founding companies include Ernst Leitz (Germany) and Hughes Aircraft (U.S.A.). ELCAN is an acronym for Ernst Leitz CANada. The name is synonymous with quality, innovation and performance. Optics by ELCAN are found in the most demanding, high-precision optical systems in the world.
Today, ELCAN is part of the Raytheon group of companies and operates in over 325,000 square feet of manufacturing space facilities in Midland Ontario.
ELCAN Combat Scopes are amongst the best optical rifle scopes in the world. Individually SPECTER and SPECTER DR optical scopes are the most popular choice for the Defense, Homeland Security, and Sporting markets for Long Range Precision Rifle Sights and OEM Mounting solutions.
ELCAN is admired for its customer-centric culture and dedication to operational excellence. The histories and cultures of the legacy companies all contribute to ELCAN's strength, credibility and image.
ELCAN is exclusively distributed by Armament Technology Inc.