GUN What do y'all think of these sights?

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  1. JaimeZX

    JaimeZX Formerly of :Sep 2001: fame - Also: Sprout Crew OT Supporter

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    Isn't that what the Steyrs use?
     
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    TL1000RSquid ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    looks interesting
     
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    Thunderbear Yggdrasil's Forester.

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    Similar, but no.

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    Interesting but for 1911s I like Novak sights the best
     
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    I think i may have to try them out on one of my glocks
     
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    Thunderbear Yggdrasil's Forester.

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    The guy that invented them is on the Steyr boards, presumably because that's where the idea came from.. :o
     
  8. JaimeZX

    JaimeZX Formerly of :Sep 2001: fame - Also: Sprout Crew OT Supporter

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    Why is that?
     
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    Definitely interesting. But I think I'll stick with my Meprolight plan.
     
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    JaimeZX Formerly of :Sep 2001: fame - Also: Sprout Crew OT Supporter

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    Interesting.
     
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    2L Bunny "It's only a Rabbit"

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    I have XS Big dots on my 1911 as it sits near the bed, and if I don't get my glasses in time I can focus on the front sight cleanly. Although I am liking the Mepro's on my PM9.
     
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    Not recommended by whom?

    Why not?
     
  14. JaimeZX

    JaimeZX Formerly of :Sep 2001: fame - Also: Sprout Crew OT Supporter

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    2L Bunny "It's only a Rabbit"

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    Of the sights or the 1911?
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    Those Steyr-style sights are a gimmick. They are far slower and harder to find the front sight than pretty much anything else. I think a target leaf sight might even be faster.
     
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    I bought my Sig 226 with Siglites (three dots) and they worked fine. After seeing the XS sights I figured I would try them and could not be happier. They are simple to use and quick to acquire a target. Everyone who has shot my Sig has been impressed with them. But I would agree they are probably not for everyone.
     
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    The Steyr's or the knockoffs? I could find that fat front triangle on the Steyr quick as hell... as long as it was daylight :o
     

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