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need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by paper9 » Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:44 pm

I have tried the under $100 ones, Sightmark, Truglo and they do not hold up, even on 22lr hosts.
So, any advice for the above $100 but under Trijicon price models? Thanks.

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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by doubloon » Tue Aug 19, 2014 11:51 pm

Burris fastfire has worked well for me on rimfire rifles/pistols and 9mm pistol but you haven't shared what you plan to mount it on.

1911? 357Mag? Red Ryder? Sam Yang? 450 Nitro?
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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by L1A1Rocker » Wed Aug 20, 2014 9:43 am

Vortex makes some good ones. The strikefire (get the red dot, NOT the red/green one cause its not bright enough) is a good buy. I like the SPARC myself, and the new SPARC II looks to be head and shoulders above the first one. Watch for them to go on sale at various places such as Palmetto State Armory.

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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by paper9 » Wed Aug 20, 2014 2:58 pm

Use for 22lr, thanks.

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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by doubloon » Wed Aug 20, 2014 6:12 pm

The vortex looks like a good option, similarly priced to the Burris FFII

Mounted on the 10/22 on a good day at the range I can knock the snot out steel pigs and chickens at ~45 yards at a respectable pace.
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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by arrowshot » Thu May 05, 2016 8:25 pm

Primary Arms has the best red dots out there. I have three to include on my ARs and they are the best. Ask me how I know (own Burris Fastfire, Truglo and Aimpoint). Inexpensive, many options and the smallest, best defined red dot I have seen. Good battery life also.
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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by poikilotrm » Thu May 05, 2016 9:08 pm

I use the crappy little Sig micro on my .22/.45. It has worked well for years now.
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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by CanOfWhooppass » Thu May 05, 2016 10:50 pm

Had good luck with fastfire and Holosun depending on style your looking for.
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Re: need Reflex, red dot experience

Post by paper9 » Tue May 10, 2016 8:19 pm

I went with the Primary Arms, it is a good one, thanks.

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