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Old 06-04-2012, 05:05 AM   #11
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Ok a novice question I know but what is the difference when shooting with a traditional front sight that's "wings" flare out and with many of the ones I see which create a circle around the front sight post. ( I am aware that my terminology may be way off lol, but I'm learning)
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Old 06-04-2012, 07:11 AM   #12
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I think it's just style.
I think those "wings" / "circles" are there just to protect the front post when you drop or bang your rifle up against something.
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There are circular and diamond shaped front sight guards that index with the rear peep sight allowing you to center the front sight a bit more easily. They take a little getting used, but I personally think they are more effective.

Examples include Diamondhead sights and H&K style sights.
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