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Posted: 9/30/2005 6:29:58 PM EDT
Novice question. I have not been able to find a thread that illustrates the correct sight picture that one would visualize using A2 sights. Anyone know of such a li nk? Thanks in advance. (Receiving various opinions from the "experts" at my range.)
Link Posted: 9/30/2005 6:37:47 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/30/2005 6:40:30 PM EDT by Head_Space]
Try here... hope this helps....


Good luck.....
Link Posted: 9/30/2005 6:40:16 PM EDT

that's from the Maryland AR15 shooters site...here
Link Posted: 9/30/2005 6:41:46 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/30/2005 6:45:21 PM EDT by Big-Bore]
Of the common holds, I use the "pumpkin on a post" or also known as the "6:00 hold." That was the way I was taught for LR shooting in NRA Hi-Power and it works just fine and I never saw a reason to change. For target shooting I cannot think of a better hold. For hunting and combat I use the center mass hold where the bullet hits right on top of the front sight.
Link Posted: 9/30/2005 6:50:01 PM EDT

Originally Posted By RRA-A2:

that's from the Maryland AR15 shooters site...here

+1 these 2 images illustrate proper sight alignment and sight picture. "lolly-popping" or 6 o'clock hold leaves a lot to chance in AT&T (long distance).

Link Posted: 9/30/2005 6:50:19 PM EDT
As usual lots of good advice and my question was answered. Thanks guys.
Link Posted: 9/30/2005 7:33:44 PM EDT
i use center mass hold. To bad i got the wrong front post and its above the little protective ears.
Link Posted: 10/1/2005 4:05:32 AM EDT
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