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#6092572 - 12/19/15 06:31 PM AR-15 Red dot sight
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What do you recommend?

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#6092661 - 12/19/15 07:47 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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Aimpoint PRO or Micro.

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#6092663 - 12/19/15 07:49 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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I got Aimpoint PRO and love it
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#6092679 - 12/19/15 08:04 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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I like the Redfield Counterstrike. It has the red dot as well as a red laser

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#6092680 - 12/19/15 08:05 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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Burris MTAC 1-4. Forget about a red dot.
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#6092718 - 12/19/15 08:35 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: SapperTitan]
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Originally Posted By: SapperTitan
I got Aimpoint PRO and love it


In your experience, that's what you would recommend?

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#6092750 - 12/19/15 08:48 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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Budget? Plans for the rifle?
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#6092860 - 12/19/15 09:50 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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Originally Posted By: erathar
Originally Posted By: SapperTitan
I got Aimpoint PRO and love it


In your experience, that's what you would recommend?
for what I use it for I think it's great. I use it on hogs out to 200 yds and it makes for easy aquisition of the target bc both eyes are open. Getting a magnifier soon and that should extend my range a little. It's a great sight.
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#6092862 - 12/19/15 09:54 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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I was dead set on an eotech until the recent problems arose.

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#6092871 - 12/19/15 10:00 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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Aimpoint PRO's are great. I used to run a T1 but got rid of it for a 1-4x on my sbr. Changed that to my 308AR and went back to a red dot on my sbr again. Didn't want to spend the money for an Aimpoint again so I opted for the primary arms micro dot with 50k+ battery life. So far it has worked great pretty much exactly same as the T1 idk if I'd take it to war but for what I use it for it works great and at a quarter of the price as the Aimpoint and it has the 50k+ hours and night vision capability that the T1 had.
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#6093689 - 12/20/15 05:22 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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What is your budget? That will help us suggest

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#6093926 - 12/20/15 08:05 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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Anything under 500

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#6093937 - 12/20/15 08:09 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: SapperTitan]
erathar Offline
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Originally Posted By: SapperTitan
Originally Posted By: erathar
Originally Posted By: SapperTitan
I got Aimpoint PRO and love it


In your experience, that's what you would recommend?
for what I use it for I think it's great. I use it on hogs out to 200 yds and it makes for easy aquisition of the target bc both eyes are open. Getting a magnifier soon and that should extend my range a little. It's a great sight.


What type of magnifier?

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#6093968 - 12/20/15 08:26 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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I'm buying a Vortex 3x Magnifier
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#6093977 - 12/20/15 08:32 PM Re: AR-15 Red dot sight [Re: erathar]
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I have an Aimpoint Micro but the're a bit more than $500. I'd probably look into the Pro. But like KRoyal mentioned, Primary Arms makes some pretty decent budget red dots and they appear to stand behind their products.

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