Midwest Industries Flip-up front sights are a high quality BUIS for the AR-15 and other Picatinny Rail equipped rifles. They deploy rapidly with the flick of a finger and lock in the up position with a spring-loaded detente mechanism so they won’t get knocked down accidentally. You need to press a button to fold them down. The Midwest Industries front sight folds down out of the way of your optics when not in use. The front sights are made to work with the Midwest Industries Rear Sight. They have a standard A2 front sight post. The sights are machined from 6061 T6 aluminum and hardcoat anodized in either Black, Dark Earth or OD Green. These sights are. 2¼” (5.7cm) long folded, 1¼” (3.2cm) long deployed, 1¼” wide, 5⁄8″ (4cm) high folded and weigh 1.7 oz. (50g).
MCTAR-FFR mounts on AR-15/M16 handguard rail 15⁄8″ (4cm) high deployed;
MCTAR-FFG attaches to gas block rail 15⁄8″ high deployed.
MCTAR-10-AFFG mounts on gas block rail and positions sight post at correct height for ArmaLite® AR-10® carbine with factory-installed gas block and 16″ barrel – this sight is 2″ (5cm) high deployed and is only available in black. May fit other AR-style .308 rifles with gunsmith modification. Ultra-low profile
MI-LFFR clamps to any railed handguard or gas block that is the same height as the upper receiver rail. 15⁄8” high deployed, 7⁄16″ (11.1mm) high folded.
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