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open rear sight that is close to the eye

Discussion in 'General Firearms Forum' started by esh325, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. esh325

    esh325

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    How come you never see rifles with blade type sights that are close to the eye? At least I haven't seen them.
     
  2. ronin.45

    ronin.45

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    How close do you want it to your eye?
     

  3. collim1

    collim1 Shower Time!

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    Blade sights dont work the same way aperture sights work.
     
  4. esh325

    esh325

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    As close as a peep sight.
     
  5. ronin.45

    ronin.45

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    He's right
     
  6. WoodenPlank

    WoodenPlank Who?

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    Bingo.
     
  7. esh325

    esh325

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    This is fairly interesting.
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