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Surefire Scout Tailcap & Tape Switch Product Guide

Ike Stephens

Surefire Scout Tailcap & Tape Switch Product Guide

A question we frequently see is what Surefire Scout tape switches will work with which lights and what advantages there are for each. This post will help you decide which assembly may work best for your needs and should give you a better understanding of all  the options out there. If you have any other questions or need clarification, please feel free to reach out to us. Ike@BigTexOutdoors.com A DS-SR07 assembly on the M600DF Scout and Cloud Defensive mount       Save 15% with the code SWITCH Compatibility This part is easy. Right now, every surefire scout tailcap and tape...

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Surefire X300U: A vs B vs XH35 vs XH30

Ike Stephens

Surefire X300U: A vs B vs XH35 vs XH30

Surefire X300U: A vs B vs XH35 vs XH30  Ever since Surefire came out with their newest version of the X300U (the B version) there has been quite a bit of confusion as to what the differences are and which is best suited for a particular application. This article will outline the differences and provide some insight as to which would be best for your intended use.     X300U-A on the left & X300U-B on the right   REVISION: 08/02/2018 Surefire X300UA/B Upgrade. On August 2nd, 2018 Recoil Magazine broke the news that the X300U-A & B would be getting a significant output...

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Differences Between Trijicon RMR Sights

Ike Stephens

Differences Between  Trijicon RMR Sights

  Differences Between Trijicon RMR Sights   With more and more folks starting to put miniature red dot sights on handguns, a question we see quite frequently is which RMR do I get? The RMR is pretty much the standard for an RDS (Red Dot Sight) on a handgun and for good reason. Whether it's the new Balor mount from Raven Concealment Systems or a custom milled slide from ATEi , folks everywhere are adding these little sights to their pistols. But now that you’ve decided on an RMR, which one do you get? There’s quite a few different models out there...

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Differences Between Gen 2 & Gen 3 Magpul PMAGs

Ike Stephens

Differences Between Gen 2 & Gen 3 Magpul PMAGs

A question we frequently get asked is "what difference is there between the Gen2 and Gen 3 Magpul PMAGs?" Today we'll take a look at the differences and similarities between the two.     Save 15% on all Magpul products with the code: PMAG ARTICLE   Colors and variants: In 2015 Magpul stopped producing the colored variants of Gen 2 MOE PMAGs. They offer a windowed version as well, but no colors other than black are being produced. It may be possible to find some colored PMAGs that are still being sold, but in the months to come the supply should dry up....

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Differences Between Aimpoint Micro Sights

Ike Stephens

Differences Between Aimpoint Micro Sights

UPDATED 9/14/17 For COMP M5 AAA sight.A question I get on an almost daily basis is "which Aimpoint micro do I get? And why that one?"Hopefully this article will help you make the most informed decision. We'll be comparing the differences in the Aimpoint MICRO sights. There are still other Aimpionts out there that you may want to consider, but this article will just focus on the Micros. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at: Ike@BigTexOutdoors.com Also check out our article on the differences between the Trijicon RMRs   Save 15% THESE SIGHTS with the code: Aimpoint Article...

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