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Old 09-01-2013, 11:56 AM   #11
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How do they do in low light conditions?
Red dots are often difficult to see in bright conditions.
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How do they do in low light conditions?
You can see the dot very well in low light conditions, how we'll you can see the target is another issue.

I was surprised by how well my Burris FF works in bright sun light.
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I have one on my Sig, and honestly I've had nothing but problems, the screws rattle loose, the dot would go low enough to the bore and I'm to the point of debating of putting my stock sight back on
Do you have a Wheeler torque driver, or the equivalent, and torque the screws to 15 ft-lbs per the installation guide?

http://www.battenfeldtechnologies.com/wheeler-engineering/catalog.asp?product=fat-wrench
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Do you have a Wheeler torque driver, or the equivalent, and torque the screws to 15 ft-lbs per the installation guide?
That and threadlock should solve the issue.
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I have one on my Sig, and honestly I've had nothing but problems, the screws rattle loose, the dot would go low enough to the bore and I'm to the point of debating of putting my stock sight back on
I agree with the suggestions as above. You need to make sure the screws are torqued down properly and there is some thread lock on them when you tighten them down.
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I agree with the suggestions as above. You need to make sure the screws are torqued down properly and there is some thread lock on them when you tighten them down.
Got any suggestion for the dot not being low enough
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IMO, any type of optics seem like a bad choice for a SD/HD pistol.

i would only put optics on a target, hunting or competition type pistol.

i had a red dot sight on my Ruger Mk III 22/45 target pistol and didn't like it as much as i thought i would and removed it and went back to using the factory open sights.

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Got any suggestion for the dot not being low enough
You won't get anything productive from me. I'm a noob with regard to optics. My thought would be it needs to be adjusted. I have no clue on that but if it were me I would be shooting it from a bench or some sort of a gun rest or something and have a pro sight it in for you. I'll bet it could be as simple as that.
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I have a Burris Fastfire 3 on my Ruger MKlll 22/45 and I love it. I have it sighted at around 30yds. and it is easy to see in bright light.

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I have a Burris Fastfire 3 on my Ruger MKlll 22/45 and I love it. I have it sighted at around 30yds. and it is easy to see in bright light.
That looks nice.
You done alot of multiple target/quick aquisition shooting with it?
If so, did you gain immediate improvement with the Burris FF3?
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