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Old June 20th, 2017, 05:33 PM #31
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Old June 20th, 2017, 09:39 PM #32
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I got two red dots in today. I looked at one and the red dot looked a little like a comet tail and the other is like a stick. I know this is a budget optic. is this normal?

BTW "these go to eleven"
How high was the setting? Also do you have an astigmatism? Most people who do will see it kind of like that, especially if too bright. Mine resolves as a nice and tiny little dot. However if it is over driven, line turning it above about 3 or 4 in a dark room, it does smudge. Turning it up to 8 or 9 causes no issues in full daylight.

That goes with both of the TRS-25 I have.
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Old June 22nd, 2017, 01:21 PM #34
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How high was the setting? Also do you have an astigmatism? Most people who do will see it kind of like that, especially if too bright. Mine resolves as a nice and tiny little dot. However if it is over driven, line turning it above about 3 or 4 in a dark room, it does smudge. Turning it up to 8 or 9 causes no issues in full daylight.

That goes with both of the TRS-25 I have.
That is the second time I have heard that Lazarus, thanks. I have a eye appointment this Friday.Its long over due anyway. I will let you know how it works out.
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Thank you dr Lazarus.I do indeed have a astigmatism. Can anyone tell me the correct rise for the AR. I bought a one inch but I think it might be to tall for full co-witness. What height do I use.Can I use the 1 inch if I do not use a rear sight(for now)

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Yeah you can use whatever with the front sight, but it won't necessarily be the same POA as the rear sight.

Outrider58 tip: stack quarters on the rail until the optic co-witnesses. Measure stack of quarters, buy appropriate riser.
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Thank you dr Lazarus.I do indeed have a astigmatism. Can anyone tell me the correct rise for the AR. I bought a one inch but I think it might be to tall for full co-witness. What height do I use.Can I use the 1 inch if I do not use a rear sight(for now)

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With a trs-25 it is something like a .83" riser gets full cowitness (UTG medium riser) with most AR sights. UTG makes a nice aluminum skeltonized riser that weighs about 1.4oz compared to the 3oz of the TRS-25 "AR" redot (the one that comes with a riser).

Also I have a very minor right eye astigmatism.
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Wish I had seen this earlier, I have one on my AR that is rock solid and works great. Would have definitely grabbed another one. Enjoy your new optics for a great price
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