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Old 08-18-2016, 10:46 PM   #1
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I have an FNS 9L that I love shooting. I've recently started looking for a red dot sight mount that I can mount using the existing rear sight cut out. Unfortunately, as with most research for parts/accessories for this gun, sourcing the desired accessory is a challenge.

I started this thread to get some help. I'm open to ideas, but I definitely desire to get one piece of information from a more experienced gunsmith/gun nut than myself, and that is: Does any other gun (hopefully more popular) have the same size and angle rear sight cut? I'm trying to see if there might be an option for a red dot sight mount using a conversion kit made for a different gun that will by chance also work on an FNS. I would prefer to not get the full sight mount cut into the slide like you see on an FNX Tactical. Thank you for your help.


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Old 08-18-2016, 11:03 PM   #2
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You may not be able to place a red dot sight mount on such a small dove tail.
www.brownells.com has Tritium Night sights available, but that is not what you want. A laser should fit on the rail, but again, that is not what you want.

So, what do I suggest?
Take a look at what Glock offers. Trying to make a mount using the stock dove-tail will not have enough support to work effectively.
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