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pmanton 07-31-2011 01:05 AM

Sights ????
My kid and I went to our favorite plinking spot today. There was another chap there with a SS Springfield Armory .45 the had the best sights I have ever seen. The sights appeared as two very bright green circles on the square rear sight and a matching green circle on the front sight blade.

I think he called the sights Fiber Con or something like that. I'm pretty sure about the word fiber.

I'm 73 and have trouble with sighting due to aging eyes. Not with these sights,:) he let me fire off a magazine and at 20 yards or so with a strange firearm I was able to shoot a group that looked like one I shot 25 years ago:D

Does my description of these sights ring a bell with anyone? I definitely want some. I didn't have pen or paper to write down the name:(

On the other side of the coin he was a Marine Corps Korean War vet. When I showed him my M-1 Garand his eyes got real big. Turn about being fair play he shot off a clip of 8 with the M-1. He really was a super shot. I bet he gave those Chinese Communists hell.

I'd really appreciate finding more about these green dot sights.


Salome, AZ

canebrake 07-31-2011 02:08 AM

Try here:

TRUGLO Handgun Sights

Genuine Novak Sights

alxltd1 08-05-2011 04:23 PM

You can try here also:

Tritium Sights, Night Sight Sets, Fiber Optic Sights SALE Glowing Tritium Night Sights & Fiber Optics Sights

hiwall 08-05-2011 07:56 PM

They must have been fiber optic sights. I made my own and put them on a few of my guns.

HOSSFLY 08-05-2011 08:25 PM


Originally Posted by hiwall (Post 556702)
They must have been fiber optic sights. I made my own and put them on a few of my guns.

If it was daylight I think hiwall is most likely correct :cool:'
"Night Sights" look pretty much like "normal" sights in the daylight-

I had a fiber optic front sight on a 1911 once & it was BRIGHT RED in the sunlight :cool:

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