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chipchip
March 26, 2013, 10:11 PM
Which do you prefer, Tube style red dots or holographic.

BarryLee
March 26, 2013, 11:00 PM
As a recreational shooter I have found the Aimpoint PRO to be a good balance of quality and price.

http://www.brownells.com/optics-mounting/electronic-sights/red-dot-sights/patrol-rifle-optic-pro--prod54099.aspx

mxsailor803
March 27, 2013, 04:33 AM
I've got a vortex strikefire and burris fastfire 2. I actually like both for different setups. My strikefire is on my Colt 6920 and ff2 on my Ruger MK1. For a pistol, the ff2 or ff3 is my recommendation. It's extremely light and has plenty of brightness levels with a multitude of mounting base options. The strikefire is much better for a long arm; shotgun or rifle. The strikefire is just a cheaper aimpoint but it is very sturdy for the price. I'm thinking about adding one to a H&R Handi Rifle in .44mag for close range hogs.

alex0535
March 29, 2013, 01:38 AM
I own, and have been very happy with my Burris Fastfire III. Nothing but positive things to say about it.

kutz
March 29, 2013, 08:12 AM
I've got 4 Burris fast fires & 2 Ultra dots,Burris for hunting, on revolvers & rifles, Ultra dots for Bullseye competition. Like them all.

9mmsnoopy
April 1, 2013, 10:44 AM
I have a cheap ($99) EOTECH style red dot made by Sight Mark that i bought at academy. Im pretty pleased with it so far, also bought the 5X magnifier, which i didnt like so much, so i returned it.

JN01
April 3, 2013, 02:11 PM
Trijicon RMR on my carry pistol because it is more compact and probably the toughest sight on the market right now.

Home defense AR has a Eotech holosight.

I have the tube type on recreational rifles/pistols.