Category: Iron Sights

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The Best Iron Sights for AR 15: What are Your Options?

Despite the popularity of optics as the primary targeting mechanism, shooters will also try to find the best iron sights for their rifles. That’s because these sights are very durable and of course will never run out of power. Besides, they are an excellent choice when you are looking for a backup sight. Electronic sights are great but… what if...

MAGPUL Gen 2 Front Back Up Sight MBUS

MAGPUL Gen 2 Front Back Up Sight MBUS Review

For true blue shooters, learning how to aim with iron sights is a necessary skill to learn. Red dot sights may be well and good, but sometimes they go up at the most inconvenient times. By learning how to use iron sights, shooters don’t have to spray their bullets all over the place. The problem with these backup sights is...

UTG Model 4.16 Complete Match-grade Rear Sight

UTG Model 4/16 Complete Match-grade Rear Sight Review

When it comes to shooting, perhaps one of the most important factors to consider is accuracy. It’s a matter of pride for most shooters to shoot straight and to put a bullet right where they want to. For that, rear sights can be invaluable. And although some sights can cost a pretty penny, others are downright cheap. The falls firmly...

Flip Up Front and Rear Back up Iron Sight Review

While it’s easy to find a top of the line back up iron sights that cost a lot of money, it’s not always that easy to justify such an expense. That’s especially true when all the shooting you do is at the range and your primary sights are very dependable. Another reason for hesitating to buy expensive back up iron...

GDT AR15 AR 15 Front and Rear 45 Degree Rapid Transition BUIS Backup Iron Sight Review

In battles—whether in a competition or an actual gunfight—high quality backup iron sights may spell the difference between winning and losing. That’s why many shooters don’t mind paying top dollar for high quality parts for their firearms. The consequences of losing may simply be too horrible. But as the demonstrates, it’s not necessary to shell out a lot of money...