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proper sig sight picture

Discussion in 'The Sig Sauer Club' started by nickod, Apr 8, 2011.

  1. nickod

    nickod sammyb

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    i have a new sig 220 elite that came with night sights. im not doing to hot with it out at 25 yards. i was using a traditional sight picture where the bullseye rests right above the front sight post ( six o'clock position). i am told this is not correct with sigs and that i should be placing the front sight post dot directly over the bullseye. can some one verify this for me? if not what is the proper sight picture with this gun? btw, this particular sig is up for trade..... for a 220 elite match if your interested.
     
    Last edited: Apr 8, 2011
  2. MLittle

    MLittle

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    That's right......I have Glocks and Sigs and the sight picture is different on each. You need to cover the bullseye with the front site from my experience on the Sigs, whereas the Glock is as you state (i.e., place front sight at 6oclock position with the bullseye resting just above the front sight.
     


  3. Dogguy

    Dogguy

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    Soggy South.
    I have Meprolight night sights on all my SIGs (AKA SIG Nightlights) and Glocks (added aftermarket) and I always cover the POA with the front sight dot. Seems to work the same for both.

    Over on SIGforums, someone has posted a diagram of the proper sight pictures for the various methods of sighting.
     
  4. Cobra64

    Cobra64 Deals in Facts

    FWIW...

    I use this sight picture when shooting any of my six Sigs:
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    I use this sight picture when shooting any of my four 1911s:
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    Typically produces these results with both platforms and sight pictures shown above.

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  5. Tiro Fijo

    Tiro Fijo

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    My SIG p228's all shoot high with 115 gr. ammo therefore I use a #6 front sight with the #8 rear.