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Old March 22, 2009, 08:34 AM   #1
landcruzr
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setting up an AR with optics....

I'm waiting for my Stag Ar to come in- and am now trying to plan out accessories- I would love some assistance on the following:
I would like to put a 3x-9xAO x ?? scope on the top of the rifle, and an Aimpoint or Eotech to the right side of the scope for CQ drills- has anyone played with this set up- where did you get your rails, what type did you use, how did it feel to "canter" the weapon to utilize the CQ site-PICS of your set ups would be an AMAZING help- since I learn alot from looking- OR tell me this is a FOOLISH idea and you tried it and it sucks or something like that...
Thanks in advance
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Old March 25, 2009, 09:35 AM   #2
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I have a Colt HB and just to improve accuracy I did away with the top receiver (carry handle) went with a flat top receiver improved accuracy alot and allowed multiple rail sytems to do just what your seeking, but this was more for a sniping rifle setup not an assault rifle setup,not sure what your going for!
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Old March 26, 2009, 09:03 PM   #3
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Congrads on the Stag. I got a tour of the factory.
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Old March 29, 2009, 03:47 PM   #4
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ACOG?

Have you tried the Acog type sight for your AR15?
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Old March 29, 2009, 04:03 PM   #5
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It's a common setup for 3 gun rifles. Here are a couple.

http://www.mattburkett.com/shop-onli...&category_id=3
http://picasaweb.google.com/burkettv...fset_mount_v2#







I'd definitely recommend the LaRue LT-104 for the scope. Puts the eyepiece right where you want it vertically and horizontally. There are many good offset mounts. I linked the one I would use on top of the post - from Matt Burkett. It's the same one being used by Jerry Miculek in the last picture.

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