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Old 02-18-2013, 10:19 AM   #2760
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Originally Posted by Reedo302 View Post
You can use those mounts, but they suck. They are not very strong, they have very poor and unreliable RTZ capability, and the positioning of the optic is not ideal. Use it as a last resort if you can. It's 30yr old tech; no reason to use it on a modern gun.
Yes, there is this list of downsides.

I know I hated my gooseneck on my A2, which would be why I never qualified with the red dot and left the rifle in a rack all year while deployed.
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