Diamondhead USA AR-15 D-45 Integrated Sighting System Swing Out Sight Set Black 1799
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Brand: Diamondhead USA 1799
Item: 6-1030226
UPC: 857880003146

Front and rear 45 degree offset sights that stow away under optics, and swing out at a 45 degree offset for quick use of iron sights in closer quarters.

Why is the Diamondhead D-45 integrated sighting system faster and more accurate? During high speed, high stress shooting, the eye needs reference points. The Diamondhead Integrated Sighting System provides them. The conventional rear sight's round aperture and round (HK style) front sight housing, can make shooting at longer distances difficult and inaccurate. Remember, rear sights are blurry during aiming. The simple fact is that it is easier for the eye to find the exact center of a blurry diamond than the exact center of a blurry circle. It is even easier and quicker for the eye to find the exact center of a Diamondhead rear sight's aperture with the added posts at the corner of the diamond. These proprietary reference posts are unique to the Diamondhead sight and are not found on any other iron sight. The re-styled upper housing of the rear sight makes rapid aiming even easier and for CQC aiming, target acquisition can be made with the apertures flat and by merely aligning the rear upper housing with the front sight post.

The other main reason the Diamondhead diamond-shaped aperture is better than a conventional round aperture is because round apertures don't give a truly ROUND picture of the front sight and target. The front sight tower of the rifle obscures the bottom portion of the conventional rear sight round aperture. This causes the the bottom part of the round aperture to be flattened - not round. The result is that it is harder for the eye to quickly make an accurate decision about how high up in this flattened circle is the exact center. Take a look at a set of conventional round sights to see. The 3:00 o'clock and 9:00 o'clock corners of the Diamondhead aperture, combined with the added accuracy of the proprietary Diamond-shaped upper housing eliminates this problem. Used in combination with the Diamondhead DIAMOND Flip-Up Front Combat Sight or the Diamondhead "Auto-Ranger" Flip-Up Front Combat Sight, there will always be a clear reference for considerably more accurate (and faster) target acquisition.

Specifications and Features: Rear Sight
Patented Diamond-Shaped Apertures and upper housing for faster target acquisition and centering
The Rear Sight's Diamond-shaped upper housing enables fast CQC with apertures flat
Dual same plane short and long range apertures (at exact same height of factory A2 sights)
Stows under magnified optic
Deploys and stows with small or large aperture active
Accurate 0.5MOA windage adjustment

Specifications and Features: Front Sight
Proprietary Diamond-Shaped housing
Secure and accurate elevation adjustment
Accepts all standard A2 front sight posts

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Diamondhead USA AR-15 D-45 Integrated Sighting System Swing Out Sight Set Black 1799
Diamondhead USA AR-15 D-45 Integrated Sighting System Swing Out Sight Set Black 1799
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