Caption: Removing the plate and attaching an adapter plate allows mounting a variety of optical sights
, such as this Leupold Deltapoint.
Caption: The Zf-41 optical sight
was a great example of a bad execution of a great idea.
Standard pistol sights, when a red-dot optic is mounted--even the low-riding carry optics under discussion here--are going to lie below the line of sight and often become invisible through the glass of the optical sight
. If the battery dies and the red-dot goes out or if the customer just can't see the red-dot, he or she is essentially shooting blind.
A variety of carry handles are available for the FAMAS, including the basic standard model, one with a bipod, and reportedly one with an optical sight
, though I have never seen that one.
Caption: A distinctive looking, full-size premium 9mm 1911 with a Vortex Venom optical sight
. What's not to like?
Keep in mind this is a professional grade optical sight
and it performs as such.
Unlike optical sights
, its grip-mounted lasers project a dot onto the target.
The same command has also initiated the Mini Day Night Sight programme to procure over 2300 Eotech Close Quarter Battle Combat Optical Sights
. This is in addition to around the same number of Trijicon Enhanced Combat Optical Sights
, plus around 1300 Litton Electro Optical Systems Image Intensified Clip On Night Vision Devices.
Magazine Capacity: 30 rounds (20 rounds available) Sights: Top Picatinny Rail allows optical sight
and BUIS MSRP: $989
"If you have an optical sight
of any sort on your rifle, do not strip off its iron sights." Otherwise, when your life depends on a dot-type sight its batteries will be dead or when your life depends on a scope it will be fogged.
All in all, the Mepro 21 is a nicely made optical sight
produced using quality materials.
Long ago a full-house competition pistol came with features such as optical sight
, multi-chamber compensator, very light trigger pull, and weight often well over 3 pounds.