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Posted: 9/19/2005 10:37:07 AM EDT
Whats do you guys think of this BUIS? I just got one and the flip-up sight post doesn't seem very solid when up.
Link Posted: 9/20/2005 2:14:18 PM EDT
Nobody has one?
Link Posted: 9/20/2005 6:15:17 PM EDT
I just ordered one and am waiting for it to arrive. My guard unit uses them on our M-4s, and I've been very pleased. They seem really rugged, hold their zero well. Haven't had any complaints, and these have seen a lot of use in OEF and OIF. They're mostly in the down position behind the aimpoints, but there have been no malfunctions that I'm aware of. I personally like them a lot. Hope that helps.
Link Posted: 9/21/2005 4:26:04 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/21/2005 4:26:21 AM EDT by BB]
Thanks; I'll zero it and see how it holds. Thats the only real concern; otherwise, like you said very rugged and a neat design.
Link Posted: 9/21/2005 7:02:46 AM EDT
Link Posted: 9/21/2005 2:50:28 PM EDT
Is there anyway to tell if the Matechs starting to show up are the REAL DEAL? My local dealer got some in. They are in a plastic bag only with no paperwork. I'd hate to drop $100 for what could be a cheap knock-off.

Link Posted: 9/21/2005 3:56:55 PM EDT
Mine came in blue corrosion resistent MIL-type plastic with zero'ing and lubrication instructions.
I got mine on Ebay. Paid $80.
Link Posted: 9/21/2005 7:15:43 PM EDT
The sight is heavy compared to other BUIS and I can see no reason to need a back up iron sight that can be adjusted to 600m. I sold the one I had and went back to a KAC 300m sight. I also carry my rifle for a living so it may be the perfect sight for you. I only need my BUIS when my M68 goes down, and it hasn't happened yet. The one I had had seemed very solid when up.
Link Posted: 9/21/2005 7:52:13 PM EDT
I'm using one on my .50 Beowulf upper. It is holding up fine, and the easy adjust on the range is great for the wulf's cannonball trajectory.
I also use ARMS 40, 40L, and Troy, my order of preference is:
3-ARMS 40 (old school)
4-ARMS 40 (new style)
5 -ARMS 40L

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