When I was choosing the 510C, I almost went with my old standby, a red dot. I’m glad I went with the green instead.
A few years back a couple of companies attempted green dots for a second time and they did a decent job if you were only using them on a square range and under ideal lighting conditions. The ones I tried fared poorly in bright sunlight or on very bright backgrounds. If you were shooting in the snow? Forget about it.
Holosun has been working on several new technologies and one of those is their current green dot.
I honestly can’t speak highly enough about it. It’s crisp and clear, something I can have issue due to a slight astigmatism, and can get very, very bright.
If you tried green dots 5~ years ago and were turned off, you really need to give them another look IMO.
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First and foremost, there is going to be a flashsale of 40% off the M2R Warrior on 7/30/2018 between 1 and 3pm EST. You can find it here:
The M2R Warrior from Olight blends some of Olights key features, such as a high intensity LED, multiple brightness levels from 1 to 1,500 lumens, strobe and in light recharging capabilities. Read more »
Once you start carrying a light you’ll never go without one again. It’s like the pocket knife, you just don’t realize how useful they are until you carry one for a couple of months and then forget it for a day.
Personally I like small lights for EDC and they don’t have to be extremely bright, just useful. That’s a topic for another article but it sets the stage for this article. Read more »
CMMG released some new ambidextrous charging handles recently and we very pleased to see they released one for their Mk47 line of rifles, in addition to one for the AR15.
When we review the Mk47 AKS13 Mutant about 2 years ago a major feature of the rifle was the 30 cal BCG and ability to take AK47 magazines. The downside to that was a rifle which couldn’t have a last round bolt hold (due to the ASK47 mag compatibility) and the lack of easy replacement of the charging handle.
My solution, until now, was to swap out the Read more »
Why is it always cheaper to buy AR-15 uppers and lowers separately? It’s not because of the labor saved by placing an upper onto a lower and pushing in two pins. The answer, like most things, comes down to one word: government. You see, an 11% excise tax is placed upon every completed rifle sold in the US and by not completing an AR, there is an automatic 11% savings that can be passed onto the consumer.
Today we are taking a look at two items from Palmetto State Armory: Read more »
Gun Storage and gun storage ideas have evolved over the past several decades. One of the current driving factors for lighter gun storage solutions here in America can be directly attributed to two main factors:
1- People move frequently. Depending on the study, the average American under 60 moves every 5 years. Read more »
June 15th, 2018 a date one couple will likely remember for the rest of their lives. The as yet unnamed couple had just checked out of a Kroger grocery store in Dekalb County, GA when 3 armed men followed them out into the parking lot and attempted to attack them.
Unknown to the assailants one, and likely both, of the couple were armed when they were randomly targeted last Friday afternoon. When the smoke cleared Read more »
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