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Posted: 9/9/2004 2:02:38 PM EDT
I recently bought a Bushmaster BAR-10 and Id like to get some back up sights for it. I was wondering if these sights are calibrated only for .223 or can they be used for .308 too? Thanks for anything you guys can pass along.
Link Posted: 9/9/2004 2:08:34 PM EDT
Many (even most) BU rear sights are not adjustable for range. They are what their name suggests, a BACKUP for use in the event that your main optical sight fails. Just pick one you like (I happen to use a DPMS Mangonel) and zero it for your chosen range.

If you plan on shooting with irons a lot and want to be able to adjust for range, you can either (1) ask Bushy/Armalite if they offer an AR10-specific carry handle, or (2) get a National Match rear sight and zero by number of clicks.
Link Posted: 9/9/2004 2:17:06 PM EDT
ok cool thanks bro
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