It seems that the red dot on handgun debate is raging as hard as the caliber debate. Proponents argue that the red dot is more “accurate” or at least allows for more precise shots. Opponents would state that it is slower to get shots on target due to the time needed to acquire the dot. Show More Summary
NcStar’s division Vism has released it’s folding red dot sight. The Flip Dot is a mini red dot that fits RMR pattern pistols. Other than the neat gimmicky feature I do not see the point of this. The optic sits rather high and it has non adjustable rear sights molded into the housing. Show More Summary
Aimpoint recently announce the introduction of its latest red dot optic: the CompM5. While the new sight was not exactly a secret (see prior information on the sight here and here,) it is now fully in the public with specifications and the ability for consumers to order one up. Show More Summary
Ever wondered if there was a reason for putting a red dot sight onto a pistol? In this TFBTV episode, Patrick talks about his top 5 reasons for considering a red dot on your pistol. The fact is, the timer doesn’t lie and every time Patrick...Show More Summary
Backed by The Riton Promise and offering the best rifle scopes, binoculars, and red dot sights for outdoor, hunting and shooting adventures with an unlimited lifetime warranty. This post Riton USA Announces the Launch of a New, Easy to Use Website appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Originally introduced to the optic’s market in 2013, the Firefield Agility 1x30 Red Dot Sight is receiving a facelift for 2017. This post Firefield Advanced Agility Red Dots Receive Makeover appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Primed to scratch your tactical itch, the new Firefield line of Impulse Red Dot sights are designed for both shotguns and rifles. With two different objective lens sizes, with or without a laser, there is a Firefield Impulse for every shooter. Show More Summary
Primed to scratch your tactical itch, the new Firefield line of Impulse Red Dot sights are designed for both shotguns and rifles. This post Feed Your Shooting Impulses with New Firefield Red Dot Sights appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
(MANSFIELD, TEXAS) – Originally introduced to the optic’s market in 2013, the Firefield Agility 1×30 Red Dot Sight is receiving a facelift for 2017. Giving the shooter an option between four different reticle designs and the choice of...Show More Summary
Make sure you watch the first 20-30 seconds of this video from Aimpoint – it’s full of action! It features real in-competition clips from IPSC Practical Shooting with handgun, rifle and shotgun by some of the World’s Best Shooters. I spot at least three shooters holding current IPSC World Shoot medals. Show More Summary
John Crump, continues his custom Glock handgun build with the addition of a Vortex Viper Red Dot Sight. Total shots fired, 600 rounds. Gun is still zeroed. This post Vortex Viper Red Dot Sight Review – Glock 17 “Reaper” Build (Part 4) appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Suarez International has made a universal red dot mount for Glocks. At first glance it resembles the Dueck Defense RBU however it is not the same. The RBU was designed for RMRs and the back up sights are fixed. The L Mount has can use...Show More Summary
Red dots on pistols are the bee’s knees these days, everyone is doing it. There are a few different ways to mount a red dot on your pistol. You can have your slide milled to accept one of the various pistol red dots on the market. You...Show More Summary
The Vortex Venom is a mini red dot in the style of the Burris Fastfire and Docter Optic. It is a tiny reflex sight that comes in either 6 or 3 MOA dot reticles. The one that Vortex provided to me is 3 MOA. The base mount pattern is of the Docter Optic style. In […] Read More … The post Vortex Venom Mini Red Dot Review appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Manassas, VA – July 31, 2017 – Aimpoint, the originator and worldwide leader in red dot sighting technology, is pleased to announce the new Aimpoint® Micro S-1 sight is now available for purchase from authorized Aimpoint dealers nationwide. Show More Summary
KR Training: Did shooters using the slide mounted red dots shoot better than those using irons or lasers? No. Many, regardless of experience level, had a hard time finding the dot on initial presentation of the pistol from ready, with the most difficulty occurring when no backup iron sights were available. Those using the green […]
To say that firearms optics technology has advanced in the last decade would be an understatement. Sure, it’s all relative – the original jump from iron sights to optical magnification must have seemed to the marksman of the day like peering into the future. Show More Summary
NEWINGTON, N.H. (April 26th, 2017) – The SIG SAUER® Electro-Optics Division is pleased to announce the expansion of the popular ROMEO5 red dot sight to include the new ROMEO5X® and ROMEO5XDR®. The ROMEO5 is a compact, lightweight, closed red dot sight for use with modern sporting rifles, carbines, shotguns and air rifles. Show More Summary
Holosun’s new HS530G is made of titanium. The coating on these titanium sights is called sputtering. A sputter coat is very thin compared to traditional coatings on aluminum like anodizing. A sputter coat thickness is in nanometers where as anodizing is measured in mils. Show More Summary
The MicroRDS is the latest addition to the Meprolight family of energy-efficient, state-of-the-art, electro-optical red dot sights. This post Meprolight Accepting Pre-Orders for New Mepro MicroRDS at NRA Show appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.