ECOTech Holosight for RRA LAR-15
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - > Long Guns > Auto & Semi-Auto Discussion > AR-15 Discussion >

ECOTech Holosight for RRA LAR-15

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-25-2009, 02:20 AM   #1
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 2
Default ECOTech Holosight for RRA LAR-15

I just purchased (less than 3 hours ago) a Rock River LAR-15 Entry Tactical with a few extra goodies. One thing I plan on buying in the near future is a optical sight.

Anybody out there using the EOTech Holosight? Is it worth the $450? What are the pros and cons?


ECOTech Holosight for RRA LAR-15 - AR-15 Discussion
ClickClickBangBang is offline  
Reply With Quote

Join Today - It's Free!

Are you a firearms enthusiast? Then we hope you will join the community. You will gain access to post, create threads, private message, upload images, join groups and more.

Firearms Talk is owned and operated by fellow firearms enthusiasts. We strive to offer a non-commercial community to learn and share information.

Join Today! - Click Here

Old 08-25-2009, 12:10 PM   #2
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
TXnorton's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Katy,Texas
Posts: 1,376


Welcome to the forum. I assume that is a removable carry handle on your carbine.

I have EOTechs on my 16" RRA Elite Comp and on my AK-47. I think that these are ideal sights for targets close in or out to 100 yards. In my opinion (and with my old bi-focal eyes) I think that they are better than iron sights at longer ranges. I shoot very good targets at 100 yards with either the AK or the AR with these EOTechs.

You may want to consider a Quick Disconnect optic mount like one avialble from LaRue to raise the EOTech slightly, and get a fold-down Back-Up Iron Sight so you can co-witness the EOTech and the iron sights.

Are they worth the $450 price? That's up to you. There seem to be less expensive alternates out here, but I always believe what my Dad told me many years ago, "you get what you pay for". All I can say is that I have two of them.
TXnorton is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2009, 01:43 PM   #3
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
KingTiger's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 202
Liked 13 Times on 13 Posts
Likes Given: 13


Here's my LAR-15 with an Eotech 553. Mines got the YHM flip-up front & a ARMS-40 BUIS. They offer an absolute co-witness w/the Eotech. The Eotech is mounted directly to the rail.

ECOTech Holosight for RRA LAR-15 - AR-15 Discussion
KingTiger is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-30-2009, 01:42 AM   #4
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Hot Sauce NARC's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Danville
Posts: 376
Liked 1 Times on 1 Posts


I had the eotech on my RRA and it was ideal for short range 0-100 combat shooting (double taps on man sized targets) but it was lacking in the precision department IMO. For me at 100 yards the center dot of th eotech covered the entire target in most cases, and it was very hard to get small groups with that sight. From a quality and reliability standpoint the eotech was outstanding, never had any problem with it. I got mine for 399 on cheaper than dirt last November, maybe they have gone up?
Hot Sauce NARC is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Newest Threads