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AR scope choice

Discussion in 'Rifle Discussion' started by 284guy, Mar 21, 2009.

  1. 284guy

    284guy Woodburn Member

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    I have a flat top with front sight and 16" barrel. I use this for plinking.Really noting more than 100 yards. What type of scope would you recommend? Would it be advantageous to remove the front sight and replace it with a gas block?
     
  2. finch6013

    finch6013 Oregon City Active Member

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    what price range are you looking?
     
  3. 284guy

    284guy Woodburn Member

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    Id say 350ish or under. I was considering a Burris 3x9
     
  4. finch6013

    finch6013 Oregon City Active Member

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    I seen a burris 3x9 acog style at the show for 2 something. I recently got a fake aim point that works well on the flat top and the front sight post does not get in the way.
    You can see a pic of it here. http://www.northwestfirearms.com/forum/showthread.php?t=49&page=58
    I have yet to shoot it but several people say it works great for plinking and ranges out to 100 or so. its a 2.5x9 paid 130. Hopefully it works as well as some people have said it does
     
  5. wichaka

    wichaka Wa State Well-Known Member

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    Aimpoint CompC3
     
  6. finch6013

    finch6013 Oregon City Active Member

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    did this help at all? what are you looking for?
     
  7. parsons_12b

    parsons_12b LaPine Oregon Well-Known Member

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    I got a Millet DMS it is a 1-4 and I absoultly love it
     
  8. kirkcdl

    kirkcdl Roseburg,ORYGUN Member

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    Kobra sight with a weaver rail mount...
     
  9. pirateer2007

    pirateer2007 Spokane Wa Member

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    save and pick up an ACOG if you can find it.