sighting system

sighting system

[′sīd·iŋ ‚sis·təm]
(ordnance)
A mechanical or optical device for aiming a firearm or for laying a gun in position.
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1 Whether used as your primary sighting system or paired with another favorite optic, the super tough, incredibly tiny ATIBAL AT-MRD red dot sight ($124.99) offers long battery life, wide, both-eyes-open field of view and five handy brightness settings.
Even if metallic sights are not used as a primary sighting system, they are comforting to have on a rifle for back-up use, especially on an extended hunt into remote country.
"The innovative observation and sighting system for the vehicle's turret, designed by the highly skilled workforce at Kent Periscopes, will ensure AJAX and our troops can operate in a wide range of environments.
When aiming the Curve, its bore axis sighting system looks right back at me and I can just see the loaded chamber indicator/trench sight along the top of the slide.
The existing optical sighting system will be replaced with an advanced sighting system to improve the weapon's accuracy, the Army has noted in the Defence Acquisition Guide (DAG).
With so many to choose from, selecting a sighting system for your handgun can be a little overwhelming.
It comes with a number of factory features designed from the beginning for use with a red-dot sighting system. Yet, even if you are not a competitive shooter, a handgun featuring a red-dot sighting system offers multiple advantages over the traditional iron sight system.
Pilots and gunners, treat your AH-64's integrated helmet and display sighting system (IHADSS) helmet with care.
Combine those quality materials and high-end features and you have a versatile sighting system that goes way beyond good looks.
The company also picked up an Experts' Choice accolade for its MVF 515 laser sighting system, designed for use on long guns.
The limitations are generally not so much on the cartridge as on the sighting system. Open sights are ideal for many deer hunting situations, but long-range accuracy is not one of their strong points.
Two other features worth noting include an interchangeable limb system and a DAS[TM] SRF Sighting System. 3Rivers will let you try one for 30 days.