Originally Posted by WonderingMind
Any preferences on type and brand for optics on an AR-15? I am very new to shooting in general and I am still learning my way around.
Depends on the type of shooting that you do. If shooting no more than 300 yards I like the 4X ACOG TA 31 even with the sort eye relief. If longer range shooting a Vortex Viper PST FFP 4X-16X50 or if you have the coin a Nightforce NXS 3.5-15X50.