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Iron Sights, Sight Height Calculation, Wildfire Tornado

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Wildland Fire Preparedness
Wildland Fire Preparedness

Wildfire! The word conjures up visions of Smokey the Bear, firefighters scrambling around the forest with chainsaws, specialized aircraft, huge plumes of flame, and the charred remains of mighty trees.

Tornado Preparedness
Tornado Preparedness

A tornado, also known as a "twister" or a "cyclone," is a violent rotating column of air in the shape of a funnel that extends from the base of a thunderstorm to the ground.

Sight Correction Calculator
Sight Correction Calculator

If you can’t adjust your elevation up or down enough to get the bullet on target, use this chart to determine the amount of correction either positive or negative.

Sight Height Calculator
Sight Height Calculator

Proper sight height is not difficult. Just remember that the goal is to make the front and rear sights the same height above the center of the barrel.

Measuring for Pistol Sights
Measuring for Pistol Sights

This video provides a demonstration of how to measure your handgun for the correct sight height.

Measuring Rifle Rear Sight Height
Measuring Rifle Rear Sight Height

This video segment shows you how to measure your rifle for the correct rear sight height.

Measuring for Front and Back Sights
Measuring for Front and Back Sights

This is a step by step process on the proper method of measuring for the correct front and rear sight height.

How to Quickly Measure Sight Heights
How to Quickly Measure Sight Heights

Using a flat top rifle receiver or scope bases and your work bench this video shows you how to measure iron sights for your rifle.

A Sight For Old Eyes
A Sight For Old Eyes

There was a time, not so long ago, when I could peer over the open sights of my favorite .22 and decide which side of a pop can I wanted to hit at 50 yards to make it spin or jump according to my wishes.

Assembly of the Peep Tang Sight
Assembly of the Peep Tang Sight

Diagram of the Peep Tang Sight

Browning Hi-Power Adjustable Rear Sights
Browning Hi-Power Adjustable Rear Sights

In 1971 Browning introduced a “sport” version of the Hi-Power which featured a windage and elevation adjustable rear sight.

Mauser Front Sight Blank
Mauser Front Sight Blank

The Military Large and Small Ring Mauser Rifles, Models 91 through 98 utilize a front sight dovetail that is unique to those rifles. Quite often, military surplus rifles will require replacement of the front sight due to wear and abuse or inability to zero the rifle with the existing front sight.