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Old 09-16-2012, 05:19 PM   #1
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Default Red dot for AR A2 platform?

What would be my better red dot the would work best with the A2 AR, I am looking at the Vortex Sparc, Vortex Strikefire and Burris AR-332? I have a cheap scope right now and it is not working out due to focus points. 25yd, 50yd and 100yd is what I shoot at most.

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Old 09-16-2012, 06:00 PM   #2
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Fixed carry handle?

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Yes, I am wanting to build a flat top over the winter but a I want a red dot that will work now and then. I just want fast alignment and accuracy.

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I would recommend getting a freefloat handguard with rails and attaching the red dot out there until you get a flat top built. The Vortex optics get good reviews.

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I would recommend getting a freefloat handguard with rails and attaching the red dot out there until you get a flat top built. The Vortex optics get good reviews.
We have had some members on here that like Primary Arms Micro Dots.
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I had the Burris and loved it

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Pretty tough to beat the vortex strike fire for the $$$$. Lifetime warranty. I had a PA microdot and it worked well but after about 3500 rds it would.t hold zero. Call them and they gladly sent me a new one to replace it with. Only bad is in a yr its outta warranty if it fails ur out $100+

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Is the Burris 332 considered a reddot?

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EOTech. Why not start out with what you're going to end up with.

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Thanks for the input, I sold my A2 AR15 and am now looking for a flat top AR, I will most likely buy the vortex Strikefire due to that is what I can afford right now.

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